Sennheiser HD 280 PRO vs Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Sennheiser HD 280 PRO
vs
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

In this article, we compare the Sennheiser HD 280 PRO vs Audio-Technica ATH-M30x specifications to understand their differences and come at a final buying decision. HD 280 PRO has a total rating of 7.5 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for ATH-M30x.

Advantages Sennheiser HD 280 PRO over Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 8Hz vs 15Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 25KHz vs 22KHz
  • Higher sensitivity: 113dB vs 96dB

Advantages Audio-Technica ATH-M30x over Sennheiser HD 280 PRO

  • Less weight: 7.7oz vs 10oz
  • Detachable cable

Common strengths

  • Folding headphones
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Sennheiser HD 280 PRO
7.5
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
7
8
10
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Common

Product

Sennheiser HD 280 PRO
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Model

HD 280 PRO
ATH-M30x

Brand

Sennheiser
Audio-Technica

Reviews

5836
4424

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

64
47

Frequency response, Hz

8Hz-25KHz
15Hz-22KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.1

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

113
96

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

285/10
220/7.7

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

130/4.2
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 280 PRO
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x
Sennheiser HD 280 PRO
Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.5
  • 7
  • 7.5Sennheiser HD 280 PRO
  • 7Audio-Technica ATH-M30x

The Sennheiser HD 280 PRO is better headphones in this comparison - check Sennheiser HD 280 PRO price.

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