63points

Sennheiser HD 4.20s

92points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
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Sennheiser HD 4.20s vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
63
points
Sennheiser HD 4.20s
92
points
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.20s better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs113dB/mW
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Sennheiser HD 4.20s?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 158.8g lighter
    221.1gvs379.9g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.has an over-the-ear form
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Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

379.9g

221.1g

5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

18Hz

18Hz

3.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

118dB/mW

113dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
5.impedance
?

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

18 Ohms

18 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

2

4.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Sennheiser HD 4.20s
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

2

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