61points

Sennheiser HDR 170

69points

Sennheiser RS 195

Sennheiser HDR 170
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27 facts in comparison

Sennheiser HDR 170 vs Sennheiser RS 195

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
61
points
Sennheiser HDR 170
69
points
Sennheiser RS 195

Why is Sennheiser HDR 170 better than Sennheiser RS 195?

  • 112g lighter
    228gvs340g

Why is Sennheiser RS 195 better than Sennheiser HDR 170?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    17Hzvs18Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    117dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

228g

340g

5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

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Sennheiser RS 195

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-Z1R

120000Hz

21000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

18Hz

17Hz

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

110dB/mW

117dB/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.

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
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

32 Ohms

32 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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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Sennheiser RS 195

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
2.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 HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
3.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Sennheiser RS 195
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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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Sennheiser RS 195

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