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Sennheiser HD 630VB

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Sony MDR-Z7

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Sennheiser HD 630VB vs Sony MDR-Z7

Sennheiser HD 630VB
Sony MDR-Z7

Why is Sennheiser HD 630VB better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • 12dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    114dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 47 Ohms lower impedance
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    23 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Sennheiser HD 630VB?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 58000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs42000Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 65g lighter
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    335gvs400g
  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Sony MDR-Z7

Buy used:

$295.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 630VB
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 630VB
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 630VB
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

400g

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.can be folded
Sennheiser HD 630VB
Sony MDR-Z7
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Sennheiser HD 630VB
Sony MDR-Z7
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

4Hz

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

42000Hz

100000Hz

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 630VB
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

114dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

23 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 630VB
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 630VB
Sony MDR-Z7
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 630VB
Sony MDR-Z7
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.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser HD 630VB
Sony MDR-Z7
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.

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