43points

Sennheiser HD 800

49points

Ultrasone Edition 8

Sennheiser HD 800
Comparison winner
Ultrasone Edition 8
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16 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HD 800 vs Ultrasone Edition 8

Sennheiser HD 800
Ultrasone Edition 8
43
points
Sennheiser HD 800
49
points
Ultrasone Edition 8

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 better than Ultrasone Edition 8?

  • 9000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    51000Hzvs42000Hz
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    102dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Ultrasone Edition 8 better than Sennheiser HD 800?

  • 270 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    30 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 36.1g lighter
    293.9gvs330g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 800

Buy used:

$699.95

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,599.95
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Closed-Back Headphone
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$2,298.31
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$499.95
Sennheiser HD 800 Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphon...beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro 250 ohm Headphones, Gray, (459038)
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$114.00
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$97.93
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$499.74
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone
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$159.99
Sennheiser HD 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-E...Sennheiser HD 598 Special Edition Over-Ear Headphones - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$385.00

Ultrasone Edition 8

Buy used:

$399.00

ProductStorePrice
Ultrasone Edition 8 AmazonUltrasone Edition 8 EX Over-Ear Headphon...Ultrasone Edition 8 EX Over-Ear Headphones
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$2,399.99
Ultrasone Edition 8 AmazonUltrasone Performance 840 S-Logic Plus S...Ultrasone Performance 840 S-Logic Plus Surround Sound Professional Closed-back Headphones with Transport Case
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$189.00
Ultrasone Edition 8 AmazonUltrasone HFI-780 S-Logic Surround Sound...Ultrasone HFI-780 S-Logic Surround Sound Professional Closed-back Headphones with Transport Bag
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$268.94
Ultrasone Edition 8 AmazonUltrasone Signature Pro S-Logic Plus Sur...Ultrasone Signature Pro S-Logic Plus Surround Sound Professional Closed-back Headphones with Hard-Sided Carrying Case
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$999.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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 800
Ultrasone Edition 8
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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 800
Ultrasone Edition 8
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 800
Ultrasone Edition 8
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

330g

293.9g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sennheiser HD 800
Ultrasone Edition 8
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

3m

1.2m

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

51000Hz

42000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

6Hz

6Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

102dB/mW

96dB/mW

4.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

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 800
Ultrasone Edition 8
5.impedance
?

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

300 Ohms

30 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser HD 800
Ultrasone Edition 8

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser HD 800
Ultrasone Edition 8

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