Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro vs SteelSeries Arctis 3

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
vs
SteelSeries Arctis 3

What is the difference between Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro and SteelSeries Arctis 3? Find out which is better and their overall performance in the headphones ranking. Based on our rating, DT 990 Pro has a total rating of 7 out of 10 vs 6 out of 10 for Arctis 3.

Advantages Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro over SteelSeries Arctis 3

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 5Hz vs 20Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 35KHz vs 22KHz
  • Less weight: 12.6oz vs 15oz

Advantages SteelSeries Arctis 3 over Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

  • Higher sensitivity: 98dB vs 96dB
  • Detachable cables
  • Built-in control buttons
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
7
SteelSeries Arctis 3
6
6
7
inapplicable
8
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro review

May 18, 2020

This Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro review includes the information about features and my own impression of...

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SteelSeries Arctis 3

SteelSeries Arctis 3 review

May 25, 2020

SteelSeries Arctis 3 is a great model of gaming headphones with closed back cups, comfortable over e...

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Common

Product

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
SteelSeries Arctis 3

Model

DT 990 Pro
Arctis 3

Brand

Beyerdynamic
SteelSeries

Reviews

5732
12351

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

open back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

80, 250
32

Frequency response, Hz

5Hz-35KHz
20Hz-22KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.2
3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

96
98

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

360/12.6
425/15

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

300/9.8
300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

6.35
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

volume, microphone volume, microphone on/off

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not
has not

Bluetooth version

has not
has not

aptX

has not
has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not
has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
has not

Battery life, hrs

has not
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not
has not

Charging port

has not
has not

Charging cable

has not
has not

Speed charge

has not
has not

Battery free listening mode

has not
has not

Battery level indicator

has not
has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not
has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
SteelSeries Arctis 3

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 6
  • 7Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro
  • 6SteelSeries Arctis 3

The Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro is better headphones in this comparison. Check Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro price