Sennheiser RS 170Sony MDR-DS6500
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Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
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Sennheiser RS 170 vs Sony MDR-DS6500: 15 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
21000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
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.
18Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
12Hz

3. 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.
32 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
66 Ohms

4. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
34% have it

5. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
70% have it

6. 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 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
78% have it

7. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm

8. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
19% have it

9. 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 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
41% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
41% have it

11. 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.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
16% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
63% have it

13. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
11% have it

14. 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 170
Sony MDR-DS6500
84% have it

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