45points

Sennheiser HD 600

65points

Sony MDR-Z7

Sennheiser HD 600
Sony MDR-Z7
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14 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 600 vs Sony MDR-Z7

Sennheiser HD 600
Sony MDR-Z7
45
points
Sennheiser HD 600
65
points
Sony MDR-Z7

Why is Sennheiser HD 600 better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • 75g lighter
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    260gvs335g
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Sennheiser HD 600?

  • 61000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs39000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs12Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    102dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • 230 Ohms lower impedance
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    70 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has included ear pads
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 600

Buy used:

$445.00

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$349.95
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$399.99
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, I...Sennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, Ivory
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$269.99
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$79.95
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonPhilips Audio Philips SHP9500 HiFi Preci...Philips Audio Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$74.99
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonBeyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Stu...Beyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Studio Headphone
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$146.00
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone...Sennheiser HD 598 SR Open-Back Headphone "Discontinued by manufacturer"
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 600 AmazonSennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$198.16
Sennheiser HD 600 walmartSennheiser HD 4.40BT Wireless Over Aroun...Sennheiser HD 4.40BT Wireless Over Around Ear Closed Back Bluetooth Headphones
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$99.99

Sony MDR-Z7

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-Z7 walmartSony MDR-ZX110NC Noise-Canceling Stereo ...Sony MDR-ZX110NC Noise-Canceling Stereo Headphones
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$48.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 600
Sony MDR-Z7
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 600
Sony MDR-Z7
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 600
Sony MDR-Z7
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

260g

335g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.has included ear pads
Sennheiser HD 600
Sony MDR-Z7
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
6.cable length

3m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

39000Hz

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
2.lowest frequency

12Hz

4Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 600
Sony MDR-Z7
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

97dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

300 Ohms

70 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 600
Sony MDR-Z7
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.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 600
Sony MDR-Z7
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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