63points

Sennheiser RS 165

40points

Sennheiser RS 185

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27 facts in comparison

Sennheiser RS 165 vs Sennheiser RS 185

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
63
points
Sennheiser RS 165
40
points
Sennheiser RS 185

Why is Sennheiser RS 165 better than Sennheiser RS 185?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 10g lighter
    300gvs310g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser RS 185 better than Sennheiser RS 165?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    17Hzvs18Hz
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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 RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
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 RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
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 RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

300g

310g

5.can be folded
?

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

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185

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
?

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

106dB/mW

106dB/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 RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
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

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

18h

18h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
3.has a removable battery
?

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

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
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 RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

Sennheiser RS 165
Sennheiser RS 185
3.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

2

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