47points

Sennheiser HD 558

51points

Sennheiser HD 598

Sennheiser HD 558
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 598
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13 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 558 vs Sennheiser HD 598

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 598
47
points
Sennheiser HD 558
51
points
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is Sennheiser HD 558 better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 10g lighter
    260gvs270g

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Sennheiser HD 558?

  • 10500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs28000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs15Hz
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 598

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone
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$169.99
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$229.95
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone
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$87.49
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$319.00
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-E...Sennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-Ear Headphones - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$385.00
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD 569 Closed Back Headphone
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 598 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
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$131.50
Sennheiser HD 598 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm Over-Ear ...beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm Over-Ear Studio Headphones in black. Enclosed design, wired for professional recording and monitoring
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$143.46
Sennheiser HD 598 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$98.95
Sennheiser HD 598 aliexpressBT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireles...BT4.1 Wireless Bluetooth Adapter Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Adapter For Sennheiser HD598 HD 598 599 579 569 Receiver aptX
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$39.59

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 558
Sennheiser HD 598
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 558
Sennheiser HD 598
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 558
Sennheiser HD 598
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

260g

270g

5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sennheiser HD 558
Sennheiser HD 598

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-Z1

120000Hz

28000Hz

38500Hz

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

12Hz

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

112dB/mW

4.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

50 Ohms

50 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
?

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 598

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 558
Sennheiser HD 598

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