39points

Sennheiser HD 579

71points

Sennheiser PXC 480

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480
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22 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 579 vs Sennheiser PXC 480

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480
39
points
Sennheiser HD 579
71
points
Sennheiser PXC 480

Why is Sennheiser HD 579 better than Sennheiser PXC 480?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs23000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs17Hz
  • 1.6m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.4m
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sennheiser PXC 480 better than Sennheiser HD 579?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    109dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    45 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 494g lighter
    225gvs719g
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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. Show more

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480
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 PXC 480
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 PXC 480
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

719g

225g

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 PXC 480
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

28000Hz

23000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

15Hz

17Hz

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

109dB/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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

50 Ohms

45 Ohms

5.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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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 579
Sennheiser PXC 480

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480

Connectivity

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

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480
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 PXC 480

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480
2.control panel placed on a device
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There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

Sennheiser HD 579
Sennheiser PXC 480
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

4.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.

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Sennheiser PXC 480

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