40points

Sennheiser HD 579

64points

Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0

Sennheiser HD 579
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Sennheiser HD 579 vs Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
40
points
Sennheiser HD 579
64
points
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0

Why is Sennheiser HD 579 better than Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs16Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 1.6m longer cable
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    3mvs1.4m
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0 better than Sennheiser HD 579?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • 32 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Travel bag is included
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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 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
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 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
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 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
6.has an L-shaped plug
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An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0

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

22000Hz

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

16Hz

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

106dB/mW

112dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
5.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

18 Ohms

6.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 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
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 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear 2.0
3.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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