59points

Sennheiser HDR 170

65points

Sennheiser RS 195

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Sennheiser RS 195
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Sennheiser HDR 170 vs Sennheiser RS 195

Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
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Sennheiser HDR 170
65
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Sennheiser RS 195

Why is Sennheiser HDR 170 better than Sennheiser RS 195?

  • 112g lighter
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    228gvs340g

Why is Sennheiser RS 195 better than Sennheiser HDR 170?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    17Hzvs18Hz
  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    117dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser RS 195

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser RS 195 AmazonSennheiser RS 195 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 195 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$275.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
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 195
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 195
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
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Sennheiser RS 195
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

228g

340g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

18Hz

17Hz

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

22000Hz

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 195
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
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.
5.sound pressure level

110dB/mW

117dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Sennheiser RS 195
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser HDR 170
Sennheiser RS 195
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.control panel placed on a device
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Sennheiser RS 195
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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