49points

Sennheiser HD 598 CS

46points

Sennheiser HD 599

Sennheiser HD 598 CS
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18 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 598 CS vs Sennheiser HD 599

Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
49
points
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
46
points
Sennheiser HD 599

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 CS better than Sennheiser HD 599?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs12Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • 27 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    23 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 599 better than Sennheiser HD 598 CS?

  • 10500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs28000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 598 CS

Buy used:

$99.95

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD-201 Lightweight Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$35.99
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headpho...Sennheiser HD 598 Cs Closed Back Headphone
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$481.38
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-E...Sennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-Ear Headphones - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$439.99
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD 630VB Headphone with Varia...Sennheiser HD 630VB Headphone with Variable Bass and Call Control (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$199.00
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.00
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$494.10
Sennheiser HD 598 CS AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - ...Sennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - Black
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$99.95

Sennheiser HD 599

Buy used:

$109.95

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - ...Sennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - Black
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 630VB Headphone with Varia...Sennheiser HD 630VB Headphone with Variable Bass and Call Control (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$199.00
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 400S Closed Back, Around E...Sennheiser HD 400S Closed Back, Around Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote on Detachable Cable
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$65.99
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (D...Sennheiser HD 579 Open Back Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$399.95
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$485.00
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.00
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear H...Sennheiser HD 206 Closed-Back Over Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$29.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.can be folded
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has a straight plug
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

12Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

28000Hz

38500Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

106dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

23 Ohms

50 Ohms

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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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.
2.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
3.warranty period

2

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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