49points

Sennheiser HD 598

40points

Sennheiser RS 185

Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 598
Sennheiser RS 185
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14 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 598 vs Sennheiser RS 185

Sennheiser HD 598
Sennheiser RS 185
49
points
Sennheiser HD 598
40
points
Sennheiser RS 185

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Sennheiser RS 185?

  • 16500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs22000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs17Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs106dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 40g lighter
    270gvs310g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser RS 185 better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 18 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs50 Ohms
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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
Sennheiser RS 185
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
Sennheiser RS 185
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
Sennheiser RS 185
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

270g

310g

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

Sennheiser HD 598
Sennheiser RS 185
6.has an open-back design
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The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.

Sennheiser HD 598
Sennheiser RS 185

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

38500Hz

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

12Hz

17Hz

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

106dB/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

32 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 598
Sennheiser RS 185

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 598
Sennheiser RS 185
2.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 598
Sennheiser RS 185

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
?

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 598
Sennheiser RS 185

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