59points

Sennheiser HDR 170

42points

Sennheiser RS 170

Sennheiser HDR 170
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Sennheiser HDR 170 vs Sennheiser RS 170

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
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Sennheiser HDR 170
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Sennheiser RS 170

Why is Sennheiser HDR 170 better than Sennheiser RS 170?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Why is Sennheiser RS 170 better than Sennheiser HDR 170?

Price comparison

Sennheiser HDR 170

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$74.95

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Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$198.16
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless...Sennheiser HDR 175 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone for RS 175 System
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$169.95
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonHQRP Two Rechargeable Batteries Compatib...HQRP Two Rechargeable Batteries Compatible with Sennheiser RS110, RS120, RS130, RS160, RS170, RS 180, RS-195, RS-220, PXC 250-II, PXC 350, PXC 450, HDR 170 Headphones
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$9.45
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headph...Sennheiser 506298 RS 135 Wireless Headphone System,Black
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$116.83
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser HDR 120 Accessory RF Wireless...Sennheiser HDR 120 Accessory RF Wireless Headphone for RS 120 System
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$79.95
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser RS 195 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 195 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$379.00
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.00
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser SET840 -TV RF Stereo TV Assis...Sennheiser SET840 -TV RF Stereo TV Assistive Listening Headphones System
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$279.99
Sennheiser HDR 170 AmazonSennheiser RS 5000 Digital Wireless Head...Sennheiser RS 5000 Digital Wireless Headphone, Black
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$169.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

18Hz

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

21000Hz

21000Hz

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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
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

110dB/mW

110dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

32 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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a removable battery
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 170
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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