Sennheiser HD-280 PRO REVIEW
If you are a professional, then the Sennheiser HD PRO Headphones is probably for you. It works in a very high noise environment. Therefore you can be sure to carry your music with you everywhere you go and not be worried about a thing. The sound quality with Sennheiser HD PRO Headphones is booth linear as well as natural no matter what kind of music you are hearing or what is happening around you.
The Sennheiser HD-280 PRO Headphones are a closed back, circumaural headphone. That means that it is made for applications that include professional monitoring. The sound therefore is extremely good and clear even in extreme high levels of sound in the surroundings. That is also possible because of the special 32 dB attenuation of external noise that is a part and parcel of Sennheiser HD PRO Headphones’ technology.
There are some product characteristics which make listening to music on a Sennheiser HD PRO Headphones one of the best experiences in the world, such as the frequency response of Sennheiser HD PRO Headphones which is 8 to 25000 Hz. The sound pressure level of the Headphone is 102 dB. The THD or the total Harmonic Distortion is 0.1%. The contact pressure of Sennheiser HD PRO Headphones is 6 N. The type of ear coupling is circumaural which gives ultimate comfort. Also the transducer principle is dynamic and closed. These together make Sennheiser the name that it is today.
Coming onto the visual aspect, The Jack plug has a 3.5/6.3 mm stereo. Also the load rating is 500 mW. The weight of the Sennheiser HD-280 PRO Headphones with cable is 220 gram which is convenient. The design is very ergonomic which means that it is comfortable and does not feel tight and heavy on your head, even after a long duration of usage. The ear cups can rotate which is helpful while storing the headphone. They are available in two classic colors, that is, silver and black.
On the flip side, the cable is non detachable and therefore if it is damaged you have to go to an authorized dealer. All in all, it is a lot of hassle to deal with. The Sennheiser HD PRO Headphone is a very big Headphone and difficult to travel with. Also, the balanced sound may not appeal to all. The US price is under $100 which is very useful for all music lovers.
WHAT DOES MAKE THE Sennheiser HD-280 PRO UNIQUE?
The collapsible design and swiveling ear cups of the HD280 PRO – which deliver high quality linear sound reproduction – are the main features that make it unique. Another important capability is its compatibility with a wide range of devices, which include:
- MP3 players
- iPod and Ipads
- DVD and CD players
- Smart mobile phones supporting
- Android tablet including the Blackberry Playbook
The Sennheiser HD-280 PRO is primarily aimed at music professionals, however, its sensible price (below $100!) makes it accessible to wider audience of young people, who are primarily interested in the quality of sound of their headphones, rather than their style and design.