42points

Sennheiser RS 170

48points

Sony MDR-HW700DS

Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
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Sennheiser RS 170 vs Sony MDR-HW700DS

Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
42
points
Sennheiser RS 170
48
points
Sony MDR-HW700DS

Why is Sennheiser RS 170 better than Sony MDR-HW700DS?

  • Has a removable battery
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Why is Sony MDR-HW700DS better than Sennheiser RS 170?

  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs18Hz
  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs21000Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
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 RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
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 RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
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

5Hz

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

25000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.driver unit size

40mm

50mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a removable battery
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser RS 170
Sony MDR-HW700DS
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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