46points

Sennheiser HD 650

65points

Sony MDR-Z7

Sennheiser HD 650
Sony MDR-Z7
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17 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 650 vs Sony MDR-Z7

Sennheiser HD 650
Sony MDR-Z7
46
points
Sennheiser HD 650
65
points
Sony MDR-Z7

Why is Sennheiser HD 650 better than Sony MDR-Z7?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    103dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 75g lighter
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    260gvs335g
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sony MDR-Z7 better than Sennheiser HD 650?

  • 59000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs41000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs10Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 230 Ohms lower impedance
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    70 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has included ear pads
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 650

Buy used:

$299.00

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Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$487.97
Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$329.99
Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$79.95
Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonSennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Can...Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones with Alexa, Auto On/Off, Smart Pause Functionality and Smart Control App, Black
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$399.95
Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonSennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$198.16
Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,399.95
Sennheiser HD 650 AmazonDrop + HIFIMAN HE4XX Planar Magnetic Ove...Drop + HIFIMAN HE4XX Planar Magnetic Over-ear Open-back Headphones,midnight-blue
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$180.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HD 650
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 650
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 650
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.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sennheiser HD 650
Sony MDR-Z7
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.has included ear pads
Sennheiser HD 650
Sony MDR-Z7
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

41000Hz

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
2.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.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sennheiser HD 650
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

103dB/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 650
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.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HD 650
Sony MDR-Z7
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HD 650
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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