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Sennheiser HD 280 Pro (Old) vs Sennheiser HD 599 Comparison

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Brand and Model Specifications

Information about the brand, model release date.

ModelHD 280 ProHD 599
Release Date20122016
What Hi-Fi? Rating - -
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General Specifications

Type, design and features.

Headphone TypeOver-ear (circumaural)Over-ear (circumaural)
Earcup DesignClosed-backOpen-back
Noise OptionsNoise-isolatingNone
Transducer TechnologyDynamicDynamic
Cable Length~1-3 (coil) m
~3.28 ft
~129.17 in
~3 + 1 m
~9.84 ft
~387.5 in
Detachable CableYesYes
Battery Life--
Battery Quick Charge--
Water ProtectionNoNo
Inputs3.5mm (6.3 mm)6.3 mm (3.5mm adapter)

Technical Specs

Tech specifications of the headphones.

Frequency Response [Hz]8 - 25,00012- 38,500
Impedance [Ohms]6450
Maximum Input Power [mW]--
Maximum SPL102106 dB
Driver Diameter-38

Dimensions and Weight

Physical characteristics of the speakers (without stands).

Length~7.1 in
~180.34 mm
~18.03 cm
~7.5 in
~190.5 mm
~19.05 cm
Width~5.5 in
~139.7 mm
~13.97 cm
~6.7 in
~170.18 mm
~17.02 cm
Height~3.1 in
~78.74 mm
~7.87 cm
~3.4 in
~86.36 mm
~8.64 cm
Weight~0.63 lb
~285.76 g
~0.29 kg
~0.551 lb
~249.93 g
~0.25 kg

Packaging Info

Package dimensions and weight.

Shipping Length~8 in
~203.2 mm
~20.32 cm
~10.25 in
~260.35 mm
~26.04 cm
Shipping Width~7 in
~177.8 mm
~17.78 cm
~8.1 in
~170.18 mm
~17.02 cm
Shipping Height~4 in
~101.6 mm
~10.16 cm
~4 in
~101.6 mm
~10.16 cm
Shipping Weight~1.26 lb
~571.53 g
~0.57 kg
~1.75 lb
~793.79 g
~0.79 kg

Colors and Accessories

List of available colors and optional accessories.

  • Black
  • Ivory
Replacable EarpadsYesYes
What's in the Box
  • Sennheiser HD 280 PRO headphones
  • 3.5 mm adapter
  • User manual
  • Sennheiser HD 599 headphones
  • 3 m cable with 6.3 mm straight plug
  • 1.2 m cable with 3.5 mm straight plug
  • 6.3 mm to 3.5 mm adaptor

Price and Warranty

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Warranty2 Years2 Years
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