Sennheiser HD 600 vs Philips SHP9500

Sennheiser HD 600
vs
Philips SHP9500

For an affordable headphones, Sennheiser HD 600 and Philips SHP9500 are two comparable choices. Based on our rating, HD 600 has a total rating of 8 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for SHP9500.

Advantages Sennheiser HD 600 over Philips SHP9500

  • Better high limit of frequency response: 40KHz vs 35KHz
  • Less weight: 9.1oz vs 11.2oz

Advantages Philips SHP9500 over Sennheiser HD 600

  • Higher sensitivity: 101dB vs 97dB

Common features

  • Detachable cables
Votes 2 2
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Sennheiser HD 600
8
Philips SHP9500
7
7
7
Sennheiser HD 600

Sennheiser HD 600 review

May 18, 2020

Among many other devices, these headphones seem to be pretty attractive since they are open-back whi...

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Philips SHP9500

Philips SHP9500 review

May 18, 2020

I will start my Philips SHP9500 review with the fact that it is a great pair of over ear open back w...

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Common

Product

Sennheiser HD 600
Philips SHP9500

Model

HD 600
SHP9500

Brand

Sennheiser
Philips

Reviews

1258
4120

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

open back
open back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

50/1.9

Impedance, Ohm

300
32

Frequency response, Hz

12Hz-40KHz
12Hz-35KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.1

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

97
101

Magnet type

neodymium
neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

260/9.1
320/11.2

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)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

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

Sennheiser HD 600
Philips SHP9500
Sennheiser HD 600
Philips SHP9500

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8
  • 7
  • 8Sennheiser HD 600
  • 7Philips SHP9500

The Sennheiser HD 600 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Sennheiser HD 600 price