54points

Sennheiser HD 461

58points

Sennheiser IE 60

Sennheiser HD 461
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21 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 461 vs Sennheiser IE 60

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser IE 60
54
points
Sennheiser HD 461
58
points
Sennheiser IE 60

Why is Sennheiser HD 461 better than Sennheiser IE 60?

  • 4500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22500Hzvs18000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2m

Why is Sennheiser IE 60 better than Sennheiser HD 461?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs17Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

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 461
Sennheiser IE 60
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 461
Sennheiser IE 60
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 461
Sennheiser IE 60
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser IE 60
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser IE 60
6.has an in-ear form
?

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser IE 60

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

22500Hz

18000Hz

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

17Hz

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

112dB/mW

115dB/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 461
Sennheiser IE 60
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

16 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 461
Sennheiser IE 60

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 461
Sennheiser IE 60
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 461
Sennheiser IE 60

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 461
Sennheiser IE 60
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 461
Sennheiser IE 60

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