51points

Sennheiser HD 461

49points

Sennheiser HD 598 CS

Sennheiser HD 461
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19 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 461 vs Sennheiser HD 598 CS

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
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Sennheiser HD 461
49
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Sennheiser HD 598 CS

Why is Sennheiser HD 461 better than Sennheiser HD 598 CS?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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Why is Sennheiser HD 598 CS better than Sennheiser HD 461?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs17Hz
  • 5500Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs22500Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    115dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • 9 Ohms lower impedance
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    23 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 598 CS

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$99.95

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
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 598 CS
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 598 CS
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 598 CS
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.cable length

1.4m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has a straight plug
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

17Hz

10Hz

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

28000Hz

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 598 CS
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

115dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

23 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 598 CS
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 598 CS
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
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 598 CS
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 598 CS
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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