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Sennheiser HD 598

Sennheiser HD 598
alaScore 90

1450 reviews

Jul, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1450 reviews of Sennheiser HD 598. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviews about the portability and design are on the whole positive. The price and comfort are also mentioned favorably. There are mixed comments on the size and reliability. Some have doubts about the noise isolation.

sound, comfort, price, design, portability

noise isolation

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser HD 598 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sennheiser HD 598

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 143 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 598 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the bass quality and price. The design and comfort are also appreciated, but reviews about the treble quality and portability are mixed. Many are critical about the reliability.

sound, comfort, design, price, bass quality

reliability

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sennheiser HD 598 High-End Open Circumaural Headphones

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sennheiser HD 598

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 516 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 598 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Reviews about the design and portability are generally positive. The price and comfort are also appreciated. Opinions about the noise isolation and size are mixed.

sound, comfort, price, portability, design

96% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sennheiser HD 598 Headphones (Burl Wood Accents)Sennheiser HD 598 Audiophile Headphones with High-Gloss Burl Wood Accents

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Steve Guttenberg (cnet.com.au)

Sennheiser HD 598

 

The new HD 598's "wow" styling updates the classic Sennheiser look, and the sound has more detail and higher resolution than previous models. We recommend these cans to anyone looking for a pair of headphones with precision sound quality and a...

Lightweight German design is extremely comfortable ; Highly dynamic and detailed sound ; 3.5mm headphone plug adapter

No storage case included

Via CNET

Mar, 2011

Expert review by: Andrew Williams (smarthouse.com.au)

Sennheiser HD 598

 

Sennheiser is one of the world's leading headphone brands. Their new HD 598 headphones offer a jazzed-up take on the HD 595 and while they are not cheap they do offer something a little different in both looks and sound quality.

Wide "open-back" sound; Well-measured, powerful bass; Good with movies and games too

Eye-catching looks an acquired taste; The look comes at a slight premium

Apr, 2011

Product Specifications

Configuration

Active Noise Cancellation: No
Dolby PL / AC3: No
Earclip: No
Neckband: No
Noise Cancellation: No

General Features

Ear Canal Headphone:Not Applicable
Indoor/Outdoor :Indoor
Product Type:Headphones
Signal Connection:Wired
Type:Headphones / Traditional Headphone
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