49points

Sennheiser HD 461

52points

Sennheiser HD 471

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
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Sennheiser HD 461 vs Sennheiser HD 471

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
49
points
Sennheiser HD 461
52
points
Sennheiser HD 471

Why is Sennheiser HD 461 better than Sennheiser HD 471?

Why is Sennheiser HD 471 better than Sennheiser HD 461?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    16Hzvs17Hz
  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
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    24000Hzvs22500Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    114dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • Travel bag is included
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
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 an over-the-ear form
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.can be folded
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.cable length

1.4m

1.4m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

17Hz

16Hz

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

22500Hz

24000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

112dB/mW

114dB/mW

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

32 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 471
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.warranty period

2

2

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

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