50points

Sennheiser HD 598 CS

42points

Sennheiser HD 599

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Sennheiser HD 598 CS vs Sennheiser HD 599

Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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Sennheiser HD 598 CS
42
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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
  • 475g lighter
    250gvs725g
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

725g

250g

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

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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

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

10Hz

12Hz

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

115dB/mW

106dB/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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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

23 Ohms

50 Ohms

Connectivity

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599

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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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 598 CS
Sennheiser HD 599
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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