Philips Fidelio X2HR vs Sennheiser HD 559

Philips Fidelio X2HR
vs
Sennheiser HD 559

We compared Philips Fidelio X2HR to Sennheiser HD 559 headphones based on looks, sound, performance, and tech. Fidelio X2HR has a total rating of 7.5 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for HD 559.

Advantages Philips Fidelio X2HR over Sennheiser HD 559

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 5Hz vs 14Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 40KHz vs 26KHz

Advantages Sennheiser HD 559 over Philips Fidelio X2HR

  • Higher sensitivity: 108dB vs 100dB

Common strengths

  • Detachable cable
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Philips Fidelio X2HR
7.5
Sennheiser HD 559
7
7
7
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Common

Product

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 559

Model

Fidelio X2HR
HD 559

Brand

Philips
Sennheiser

Reviews

1233
544

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

30
50

Frequency response, Hz

5Hz-40KHz
14Hz-26KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.1
0.2

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

100
108

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

380/13.4

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

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

Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 559
Philips Fidelio X2HR
Sennheiser HD 559

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.5
  • 7
  • 7.5Philips Fidelio X2HR
  • 7Sennheiser HD 559

The Philips Fidelio X2HR is better headphones in this comparison - check Philips Fidelio X2HR price.

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