Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

Sennheiser PXC 550
vs
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

The Sennheiser PXC 550 and Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless headphones uncovers what you've been missing in your music. Both headphones have the same overall rating of 8.3.

Advantages Sennheiser PXC 550 over Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

  • Higher sensitivity: 110dB vs 100dB
  • Less weight: 8oz vs 13.4oz
  • Foldable design
  • Noise cancellation
  • You can move the noise-canceling level up or down
  • Built-in control buttons

Advantages Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless over Sennheiser PXC 550

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 5Hz vs 17Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 40KHz vs 23KHz
  • aptX HD supported
  • Longer battery life: 30 hours vs 20 hours

Common features

  • Wired mode available
  • Detachable cables
  • In-line control
  • Touch control
  • Voice control
  • App control
  • NFC support
  • Battery free listening mode
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Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Sennheiser PXC 550
8.3
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless
8.3
10
7
10
10
8
8
Sennheiser PXC 550

Sennheiser PXC 550 review

May 18, 2020

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Common

Product

Sennheiser PXC 550
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

Model

PXC 550
Amiron Wireless

Brand

Sennheiser
Beyerdynamic

Reviews

3929
167

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

Impedance, Ohm

490
32

Frequency response, Hz

17Hz-23KHz
5Hz-40KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.05

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

110
100

Magnet type

Weight (headphones), g/oz

227/8
381/13.4

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

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Google Assistant, Siri
Google Assistant, Siri

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, fast forward/rewind, noise cancelling
volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, fast forward/rewind, voice assistant

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth version

4.2
4.2

aptX

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, DIP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

20 (30 without noise cancelling)
30

Charging time, hrs

3

Charging port

micro USB
USB-C

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
USB-C to USB-A

Speed charge

Battery free listening mode

Battery level indicator

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Sennheiser PXC 550
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8.3
  • 8.3
  • 8.3Sennheiser PXC 550
  • 8.3Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

The Sennheiser PXC 550 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Sennheiser PXC 550 price