39points

Sennheiser HD 558

39points

Sennheiser HD 579

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16 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 558 vs Sennheiser HD 579

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 579
39
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Sennheiser HD 558
39
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Sennheiser HD 579

Why is Sennheiser HD 558 better than Sennheiser HD 579?

  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    112dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 459g lighter
    260gvs719g

Why is Sennheiser HD 579 better than Sennheiser HD 558?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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 558
Sennheiser HD 579
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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 558
Sennheiser HD 579
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 579
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

260g

719g

5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 579
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

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

28000Hz

28000Hz

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

15Hz

15Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

106dB/mW

4.impedance
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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

50 Ohms

50 Ohms

5.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 558
Sennheiser HD 579

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 579
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 579

Features

1.warranty period
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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

2

2

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