Quick Review on Sennheiser HD 600

Hey guys, finally got my hand on HD600 today!





Just a heads up, my previous headphone was FA-003 and it really serves its purpose well and is definitely the best bang for buck. In fact, I had been taking a great amount of notice about this HD600 vs HD650 debate for a very long time now but decided to go for FA-003 previously for lacking the bucks to buy one of this. One thing I dislike about FA-003 is that wearing it to listen for music for a long period always makes my head feel uncomfortable (even after adjusting the head band in various level), particularly the clamping force that I had. The listening experience is good, but the comfort always prevent me from really enjoying music for a long time.

Now this review is coming from a non-seasoned audiophile and never watched any unboxing video of this product before. I just read tons of written reviews about them. I'm not a professional reviewer of any kind so please bear with me if I spoke something that might sounds funny to you. What is written below is what I have thought in my mind right now.

Here goes the quick review:

When unboxing it from the outer jacket, I'm instantly amazed on how well Sennheiser designed their box. Kind of like a jewelry luxury like box you might say, which I think it should be given this hefty price tag :) Further opening the jewelry box reveals a 'white instruction manual', with the headphone in its great luxury just behind it! Frankly and jokingly speaking, it was the white instruction manual that first grab my attention when opening it (well I suppose because it is white while the rest is black in color)! I thought that it is the last thing that I should see after picking up the HD600. Well normally it should have laid somewhere under the product instead of having it 'in-front' of the spotlight, which is the HD600 itself. I think you might find it amusing as this is the first time that someone actually spoke of something like this :-P

When trying to put on HD600 for the first time, I instantly noticed how comfort it is (after the proper adjustment of the head band of course) and the ear pad is really comfortable. I already wear it for almost an hour now and I am still yet to feel any heat coming from my face. HD600 also give a whole new listening experience due to its open can design. Now don't get me wrong. I still feel that FA-003 gives the almost similar soundstage and sound signature as HD600, but not exactly the same. There is definitely a difference between close can and open can design. But FA-003 really did great even for its closed can design.

Regarding the sound leakage that most people is concerned with open can design, I would say it is of relatively small amount. Well perhaps I am not used to listening to very loud music. With my normal listening level on New Age/Soul music (well how loud can you go when listening to these kind of music. Loudness will definitely have adverse effect whereby these type of genre are supposed to carry a very soothing and relaxing listening experience), I can barely hear the sound leak. Well there is still a small audible sound coming out from it but that is only important if someone is sitting very close right next to you and paying a really close attention to the sound in their surrounding. Otherwise you won't be bothering them much.

Talking about cable, it is very much thinner than the Fischer FA-003 so I guess you need to take deliberate care of it, especially the bending. Some people might find this a cons but I actually prefer a thinner and lighter cable. I always take deliberate care of cable so its not an issue here. I just lay it on top of the table now instead of having it 'hanging' around the floor just as I used to do with my FA-003 cable.

I'm currently connecting this babe to iCAN <--> Fiio E17 and the listening experience is really superb.
Now previously I'm always afraid to purchase any open can design because of the sound leak and no noise isolation. But after trying an open can design, which is the HD600 itself for the first time now, I found it to be very pleasing. In fact, I prefer to hear some external noise so that I can still know who is coming into my room and I can also speak with them without having to remove my headphone. You might have different thought but I guess you just had to try it out for yourself to feel it.
All in all, I must say that this HD600 really worth its price tag. Well it might be a bit pricier but there's always FA-003 as an alternative if you don't mind the slight comfort issue that it had.

P/S: Come to think of it, my most long used earbud is actually from Sennheiser too! The MX-660. Already used it for more than 8 years now and it is still working great!! This only proves that Sennheiser really makes GREAT QUALITY product!!







22 comments

Online homework help for college students. Professional academic assignments writing & editing & proofreading. We provide best academic assignment help on a huge variety of school & college & university subjects. Ideal website for smart homework outsourcing!

Reply
james stephens mod

Irelandassignmenthelp.com provides the best assignment help services to the students. We are having the Writers in the industry and also provide the Excellent quality in coursework writing services to the students in all world.

Reply

Relies upon the model however typically you evacuate the ear pad and afterward there are a few screws under that which once fixed will give you access to within the earphones. Some are stuck - to get into these utilization a hair dryer to warm up the paste then they regularly break into pieces.

Reply

Great! It's very useful and informative article so, thank for sharing.
Are you looking for online essay writer, all essay writer is providing you best buy college essays online for USA students.

Reply


I loved the post, keep posting interesting posts. I will be a regular reader…
I am offering Dissertation help to students in UK at low price.

Reply

Your work is very good and I appreciate you and hopping for some more informative posts. academic writing services

Reply

I am happy to find this post very useful for me, as it contains lot of information. I always prefer to read the quality content and this thing I found in you post. Thanks for sharing. Visit here: Assignment Help

Reply

Thanks for sharing such a nice piece of information to us. This is very knowledgeable for me.
I am John and i am offering Assignment help to students of Australia and all over the world.

Reply

Sennheiser HD 600 resembles an audiophile must have. Momentum 2 then again is a decent headphone.
online web development

Reply

This is extremely awesome and pleasant headsets I jump at the chance to tune in to music in a headset with bass sound and this is great a debt of gratitude is in order for sharing. Vintage Quilted Leather Jacket

Reply

Thanks for sharing such a nice piece of information to us. This is very knowledgeable for me. I am John and i am offering Assignment Help to students of Australia and all over the world.

Reply

Hiv disease for the last 3 years and had pain hard to eat and cough are nightmares,especially the first year At this stage, the immune system is severely weakened, and the risk of contracting opportunistic infections is much greater. However, not everyone with HIV will go on to develop AIDS. The earlier you receive treatment, the better your outcome will be.I started taking ARV to avoid early death but I had faith in God that i would be healed someday.As a Hiv patent we are advise to be taking antiretroviral treatments to reduce our chance of transmitting the virus to others , few weeks ago i came on search on the internet if i could get any information on Hiv treatment with herbal medicine, on my search i saw a testimony of someone who has been healed from Hiv her name was Achima Abelard and other Herpes Virus patent Tasha Moore also giving testimony about this same man,Called Dr Itua Herbal Center.I was moved by the testimony and i contacted him by his Email.drituaherbalcenter@gmail.com We chatted and he send me a bottle of herbal medicine I drank it as he instructed me to.After drinking it he ask me to go for a test that how i ended my suffering life of Hiv patent,I'm cured and free of Arv Pills.I'm forever grateful to him Drituaherbalcenter.Here his contact Number +2348149277967...He assure me he can cure the following disease..Hiv,Cancer,Herpes Virus,Epilepsy, fibromyalgia ,ALS,Hepatitis,Copd,Parkinson disease.Diabetes,Fibroid...

Reply

Thanks for sharing high value and informative article with us. And i hope this article is very helpful and useful for everyone. If i talking about students life, then really very busy and struggle. And this time you don't have sufficient time for academic law assignment writers in Singapore, Now here is available online experts writers in Singapore.

Reply

I would like to thanks for sharing high value and informative article with us. And i hope you'll sharing more idea's and keep writing more like this one.. My Assignment Help

Reply

Our online programming help services ensure students receive needed assistance to fulfill their desired academic goals.

Reply

A high-standard post with all imperative information about Assignment Help UK services. Looking forward to avail the premium services.

Reply


The publisher of your article is very good and I want to keep it going.
Click Here : wheel loader cat 950fii-8tk00986 for sale

Reply

Thank you for posting such a great blog! I found your website perfect for my needs. It contains wonderful and helpful posts. Keep up the good work. Thank you for this wonderful Blog!
Visit: Homework Help

Reply

Impressive article I really like it.This is a great thing and getting a lot of help for us .So many student help reading this post and easily making an assignment. instagram viewer

Reply

We aim to provide a complete law dissertation help ukin UK we have put together all the dissertation consulting services that are required to give a complete help to the students.And you do not have to worry about the price that you will have to pay. Why? Because they are extremely affordable for all students.We never want any of them to return empty-handed from us. Take a look at our various law dissertation help services.

Reply

The theories of financial economics are implemented to review how time, risk and opportunity, information and cost can cause of incentive and disincentives for a certain decision. Financial economics assignment sample evolves sophisticated models to examine the economic variables affecting certain decision-making process, in most of the cases the assumption of these models indicates that individual and institutions are making decisions rationally, but it is not necessarily the case. Irrational behavior pattern is study matter of financial economics as potential risk factor.

Reply

Thanks for sharing this valuable information to the users. Keep it up. I have found a good info regarding iphone app development company USA, Have a look over there.

Reply

Post a Comment

If you found this article or post helpful to you, feel free to enter your comments below ;)