90points

Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

68points

Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT vs Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless
90
points
68
points

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT better than Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    18Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be folded
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Why is Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless better than Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT?

  • 41.1g lighter
    180gvs221.1g
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

2.has a detachable cable
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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.

4.weight

221.1g

180g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

6.has included ear pads
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

20Hz

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

2.highest frequency

22000Hz

20000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

4.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

6.impedance

18 Ohms

32 Ohms

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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.

4.Has WiFi
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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.

3.warranty period

2

2

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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