49points

Sennheiser HD 429s

59points

Shure SRH440

Sennheiser HD 429s
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Shure SRH440
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18 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 429s vs Shure SRH440

Sennheiser HD 429s
Shure SRH440
49
points
Sennheiser HD 429s
59
points
Shure SRH440

Why is Sennheiser HD 429s better than Shure SRH440?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs44 Ohms
  • 53g lighter
    219gvs272g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Shure SRH440 better than Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

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 429s
Shure SRH440
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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 429s
Shure SRH440
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 429s
Shure SRH440
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

219g

272g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sennheiser HD 429s
Shure SRH440
6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sennheiser HD 429s
Shure SRH440

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

110dB/mW

105dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

Sennheiser HD 429s
Shure SRH440
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

32 Ohms

44 Ohms

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

Sennheiser HD 429s
Shure SRH440

Connectivity

1.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 429s
Shure SRH440

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 429s
Shure SRH440
2.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 429s
Shure SRH440

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