48points

Sennheiser HD 598

52points

Shure SRH1840

Sennheiser HD 598
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15 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 598 vs Shure SRH1840

Sennheiser HD 598
Shure SRH1840
48
points
Sennheiser HD 598
52
points
Shure SRH1840

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Shure SRH1840?

  • 8500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    38500Hzvs30000Hz
  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    50 Ohmsvs65 Ohms
  • 0.9m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2.1m

Why is Shure SRH1840 better than Sennheiser HD 598?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs12Hz
  • 2g lighter
    268gvs270g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has included ear pads
    ?

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
Shure SRH1840
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
Shure SRH1840
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
Shure SRH1840
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

270g

268g

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 598
Shure SRH1840
6.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser HD 598
Shure SRH1840

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

30000Hz

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

10Hz

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

112dB/mW

96dB/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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

50 Ohms

65 Ohms

5.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 598
Shure SRH1840

Connectivity

1.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
Shure SRH1840

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