58points

Sony MDR-DS6500

52points

Sony MDR-HW700DS

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Sony MDR-DS6500 vs Sony MDR-HW700DS

Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS
58
points
52
points

Why is Sony MDR-DS6500 better than Sony MDR-HW700DS?

  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Sony MDR-HW700DS better than Sony MDR-DS6500?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs12Hz
  • 130g lighter
    320gvs450g
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    50mmvs40mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-DS6500
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 a detachable cable
Sony MDR-DS6500
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.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Sony MDR-DS6500
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.

4.weight

450g

320g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.travel bag is included
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

6.cable length

1.5m

1.5m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

25000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

12Hz

5Hz

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

3.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-DS6500
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.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a removable battery
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS

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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Sony MDR-DS6500
Sony MDR-HW700DS

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Sony MDR-DS6500
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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