The Sennheiser HD 598 uses the state-of-the-art sound and audio technology.But, the design aims to showcase luxurious comfort.

Aesthetics

  • Color: beige.
  • Form factor: open-backed, circumaural headphones with wooden veneer accent and meshed metal on the back.
  • Headband: high-quality leatherette.
  • Head Cushion: thick and soft.
  • Earpads: soft foam covered with velour.

The design doesn’t look like for gamers. These headphones are best for people that want’s to look professional and mature but at the same time with a touched of modern and high-end technology.

Features

  • E.A.R. technology for exceptional sound precision and clarity
  • Technologically advanced Duofol diaphragms for transparency and minimal distortion
  • Highly optimized, field-strengthened neodymium ferrous magnet systems for an excellent dynamic response
  • Surround reflector for extended spatial sound field
  • Lightweight aluminum voice coils for high efficiency and excellent dynamics
  • Compressed cellulose fleece that reduces sound distortion
  • Extreme comfort provided by velour ear pads and headband
  • Detachable and easy replaceable single-sided 3m cable (includes 3.5mm adapter plug)
  • High compatibility
  • Warm, deep sound with relaxed mid tone
  • 2-year limited warranty only when purchased from an authorized dealer

The Sennheiser’s “Eargonomic Acoustic Refinement” (E.A.R.) technology is designed to channel and guide audio signals directly into the user’s ears.

Technical Data

  • Wearing style: Headband
  • Color: Beige
  • 50 Ω
  • Frequency Response: 12 – 38500 Hz
  • Sound pressure level (SPL): 112 dB (1 kHz/1 Vrms)
  • THD, total harmonic distortion: < 0,1 % (1 kHz/100 dB SPL)
  • Audio jack plug: 6.3 mm
  • Weight: 270 g

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Also, the HD 598 comes in a special black edition.

Conclusion

These headphones are for gamers who choose to be more classy and Non-gamers who wants simplicity but with the capability of most gaming/professional headphones. The sound quality is exceptional, but the meshed back makes the noise from the headphones come out, and the sounds from the surrounding come in making these headphones better for studio purposes. It received a good amount of feedback from the buyers at amazon.com which, therefore translates to a good number of sales.