43points

Sennheiser HD 700

37points

Sennheiser HD 800 S

Sennheiser HD 700
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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12 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 700 vs Sennheiser HD 800 S

Sennheiser HD 700
Sennheiser HD 800 S
43
points
Sennheiser HD 700
37
points
Sennheiser HD 800 S

Why is Sennheiser HD 700 better than Sennheiser HD 800 S?

  • 150 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    150 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • 60g lighter
    270gvs330g

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 S better than Sennheiser HD 700?

  • 7000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    51000Hzvs44000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs8Hz
  • 16mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    56mmvs40mm

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 700

Buy used:

$499.99

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,599.95
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$499.95
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$398.99
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 700 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
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$129.00
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Closed-Back Headphone
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$2,399.65
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 SE Wireless Noise Can...Sennheiser HD 4.50 SE Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones - Black (Amazon Exclusive)
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$129.99
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphones Adjustable Headphone with Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$185.00
Sennheiser HD 700 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-E...Sennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-Ear Headphones - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$389.99

Sennheiser HD 800 S

Buy used:

$499.99

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
Amazon logo
$1,599.95
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Closed-Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$2,399.94
Sennheiser HD 800 S Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
Amazon logo
$129.00
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$499.94
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 SE Wireless Noise Can...Sennheiser HD 4.50 SE Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones - Black (Amazon Exclusive)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Sennheiser HD 800 S Amazonbeyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophil...beyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophile Stereo Headphones with Dynamic Semi-Open Design (Silver)
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$732.49
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$298.98
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$399.99
Sennheiser HD 800 S AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.90

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. Show more

Sennheiser HD 700
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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 700
Sennheiser HD 800 S
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sennheiser HD 700
Sennheiser HD 800 S
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

270g

330g

5.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

3m

6.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 700
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

44000Hz

51000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

8Hz

4Hz

3.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

Sennheiser HD 700
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

150 Ohms

300 Ohms

5.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

56mm

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