Stereoplay in Detail: the Full Range Chassis by Audiodata\r

The Jolie of Audiodata\r is (fortunately) not a classic wide band system. The rather small 10 cm external diameter cone remains electrically unlimited only upwards, below 250 Hertz, two bass drivers provide relief.

Full range chassis, which cover the entire musical spectrum with only a membrane, can strictly speaking do not properly work. Large and heavy diaphragms are needed for low notes, towards the top, it is reversed. The lowest audible frequencies have wavelengths of up to 20 meters, the highest are a few centimeters short. Continue reading  

Nokia 3710 Fold

While Nokia estimated a price recommendation of 180 euros for the Nokia 3710 fold, interested parties to guenstiger.de offer well below the 150-euro mark already. In light of the offer, the Nokia 3710 fold is a real bargain.

  1. Nokia 3710 fold
  2. Data sheet

Nokia 3710 fold

The housing is perfectly processed, the phone is completely rubberized and waits on the front with a monochrome external display as status display for time and missed calls or messages. Furthermore, the housing is very stable; both components are perfectly matched and wiggle in the closed, nor in the expanded state. The only point of criticism: in our test device the battery cover was difficult from the bays lever. Continue reading  

Samsung B3310

QWERTY keyboards can be found normally only in expensive smartphones — with the B3310 and South Koreans to prove the B3410, that cheap models can have a practical standard keypad for prolific writer.

  1. Samsung B3310
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Samsung B3310

This as usual is located below the postponable screen and is pleasant to operate due to clear pressure point and sufficiently large pusher. Because the keys are however plan, can it be held only bad apart by mere feel and require a short settling time. Continue reading  

Nokia 2730 Classic

Casual fits the classic held in bar form both the sweatpants and tails. The plastic housing is not very high quality at the first handle, is processed for the convincing small price of around 80 euros but clean.

  1. Nokia 2730 classic
  2. Data sheet

Nokia 2730 classic

Visually the keypad that is coated with a silver cover makes a lot here. However the handle recessed in the housing completely separated only marginally, the slightly spongy pressure point that helps its that the keyboard is no ergonomic lesson. Continue reading  

Nokia 2720 Fold

Finding a slot for memory cards failed. So are the multimedia capabilities of the Nokia 2720 fold significantly restricted, because only with the internal 32 megabytes, the user is not helped.

  1. Nokia 2720 fold
  2. Data sheet

Nokia 2720 fold

Consequently the music player is sparse and also playlists in addition to an equalizer missing. The supplied stereo headset with 2.5 mm jack plug sounds somewhat weak in the heights and serves the RDS-enabled FM radio as a receiving antenna. Continue reading  

Nokia X 3

All eyes are the entry-level model Nokia x 3 on the musical talents of the attractive slider phones. And last but not least because of the player buttons send the left in addition to the 2.2 inch screen. On the front side of the musician, a 3.5 mm jack allows plugging good headphones – what is advisable because the moderate-sounding eavesdroppers from the packaging unnecessarily tarnish your music enjoyment.

  1. Nokia X 3
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Nokia X 3

With the data cable and the 2 GB memory card a lush collection of music from the PC to the slider can be transferred. A 5-band adjustable Equalizer is responsible for a sound that is tuned down to personal preference. By default, the RDS radio rounds out the music features. Continue reading  

Headphones of Philips SHP 2700

It came to Philips SHP 2700 (40 euro) in passages, in which much was going on and it was necessary to keep track with the overlays.

  1. Headphones of Philips SHP 2700
  2. Data sheet

The SHP is much heftier and also heavier than the SHP 5401 2700. For this, he sounded slightly rounder and pressure fuller than this. He was audibly more trouble, what made him seem but also tense.

Passages, where much was going on and it was necessary to keep track, resulted in overlays that have been strenuous in the long term for the tester. The RP HT 360 Panasonic (stereoplay highlight, 1/07, 30 points) sounded, however, much smoother, but showed less strength in the middle. Continue reading  

Headphones Sony MDR XB 700

Also the Sony MDR XB 700 (130 euro) is a Muscleman in terms of bass, brought them much more contoured than the XB 500.

  1. Headphones Sony MDR XB 700
  2. Data sheet

As the XB 300 and the XB 500, also the XB 700 nestles comfortably on the ears. The soft silicon cushions have earned the designation of crumple zone. Also he is a Brawler in terms of bass, it brought much more contoured than the XB 500. So was more room for subtleties and pleasant heights. But not quite so airy disbanded as at the Beyerdynamic DT 440 (7/04), which lacked the pressure of Sony on the other hand. That’s why tie. Continue reading  

Headphones Sony MDR XB 500

The Sony MDR XB 500 (80 euros), headphones, which have a bright-sounding player, also quite like to times well turn up is advisable.

  1. Headphones Sony MDR XB 500
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The big brother of the XB 300 had better its also pronounced bass violence under control. He sounded but not as natural and fine as the Sennheiser HD 515 (7/04, 32 points), which gave a less gloating and detailed Sonic image, he is advisable but listeners who have a bright-sounding player and also quite like to times well turn it up. With the velvety warm XB 500 does not also at high levels to painful heights. Continue reading  

Headphones AKG K 514

Complex passages with many instruments and voices was the AKG K 514 (55 euro) often overwhelmed and gave a narrow space.

  1. Headphones AKG K 514
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One cannot speak of a Muscleman in terms of bass truly at 514 K takes place. In his sound space so highs and MIDs have extra space, colorful and open to sound without fight against depth to – you might think. They do not always managed that. At complex passages with many instruments and voices, he was often overwhelmed and gave a narrow space in which everything was very close and the listener ever lost track. Continue reading  

Headphones AKG K 518 DJ

In the listening test K 518 perished in the brilliant bass of the AKG DJ (70 euro) fine details and high-frequency rays slightly.

  1. Headphones AKG K 518 DJ
  2. Data sheet

When applying the K 518 DJ becomes clear that it is designed for use in the Club. So that it does not slip during head movements, the otherwise light listener through high pressure is noticeable. Continue reading  

Headphones of Philips SHP 9000

In practice, there were trigger because Philips SHP 9000 (180 euros) for its size and its weight had a band compliant to.

  1. Headphones of Philips SHP 9000
  2. Data sheet

The SHP 9000 kept open his sound space for airy light and delicate treble and mids. The bass less space, he admitted, could focus but also on a very good differentiation.

The slightly finer resolution to the Beyer 440 (7/04, 34 points) earned him 35 points of sound. In practice however there were print, since the SHP 9000 for its size and its weight had a band compliant to instead of a snap, adjustable bracket. Continue reading  

Headphones Sennheiser HD 418

Musically scored the Sennheiser HD 418 (50 euro) with a direct sound image and print full bass, who was but not overly present.

  1. Headphones Sennheiser HD 418
  2. Data sheet

With 3.5 millimeter plug, low impedance and high efficiency compact HD offers at 418 – 400 series whole like Sennheisers – also for mobile use. Especially since the lightweight headphones can be pleasant wear with bicycle urble. Musically, he scored K 518 DJ with a direct sound image and print full bass, who was but not so overly represented as such at the AKG. The Middle but bogged down over the HD 418 significantly discolored, and the tweeter was very restrained. Continue reading  

Ultrasone Pro 900 Headphones

Sound resembled the Ultrasone Pro 900 (450 euros) the Pro 750, but scored with more muscular bass and more colorful Center.

  1. Ultrasone Pro 900 headphones
  2. Data sheet

Like the Pro 750 comes the Pro 900 with extensive accessories such as change spiral cable and Exchange cycle Urpolster. Even he was similar to his brother, but scored with more muscular bass, more colorful centers, as well as better overview when massive orchestral tutti. So he drew even with the Sennheiser HD 650, which had somewhat more fragile heights, but showed not the stability and strength of Hercules from Tutzing on Lake Starnberg. Continue reading  

Headphone Phiaton MS 400

Thanks to greater driver of Phiaton MS 400 (250 euro) brought more order in loud tutti passages and more contour in the bass than the small MS 300.

  1. Headphone Phiaton MS 400
  2. Data sheet

Not only visually similar to-order MS to 400 MS 300, but unfortunately also the meager equipment. What is gratifying, however, that he has more fun than the smaller brother. Thanks to greater driver he brought more order into loud tutti passages, more contour in the bass and met as the Grado SR 125 (7/04) at eye level. This sounded while slightly airier and more precisely delimited single instruments, wardafür but not quite so stable in the bass. Continue reading  

Headphones Denon AH D 1001

Sonically the Denon could uproot AH no trees D 1001 (150 euros), because he pushed together large Orchestra and gave a touch of nasal voices.

  1. Headphones Denon AH D 1001
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The Denon AH D 1001 shines not only through meaningful facilities how about a 1.7 meter extension cable, but also comfortable to wear and a micro fiber diaphragm of the 40 mm driver. Continue reading  

Headphones of Philips SHP 5401

For the dignified and comfortable sound experience with the Philips SHP 5401 (40 euros) is there a stereoplay highlight.

  1. Headphones of Philips SHP 5401
  2. Data sheet

The SHP 5401 is not only a chic and sophisticated headphone, but suitable by the high efficiency and low impedance for mobile use. He omitted what can overwhelm him, so that a balanced sound image remained.

At the ends of the frequency he held back discreetly, but by this way of working, he saved the testers unpleasant, because strenuous sound experiences. Right he was again very natural, and his timing was perfect. There is a stereoplay highlight for a dignified and comfortable sound experience.

Philips SHP 5401

Manufacturer Philips
Price €40.00
Rating 31.0 points
Test procedure 1.0

Technical data and test results

General
Weight 163,0
Function principle dynamic
Accessories 6.3 mm adapter
Measured values
Impedance 32.4 ohm
Efficiency 101.0 dB
Review
Short conclusion The SHP 5401 is not only a stylish and filigree headphones, but also suitable for mobile use. What it was about–can request, he let off so that a no glichenes sound was left. At the end of the frequency he held back discreetly, but by this way of working, he saved the testers unpleasant, because strenuous sound experiences. Right he was again very natural, and his timing was perfect. For the comfortable sound experience a stereoplay highlight is – s.
Sound Upper middle class
Sound points
Max 70
31
Measured values
maximum 10 points)
7
Practice
Max 15 points)
7
Valency
maximum 10 points)
4
Overall maximum 120 points) satisfactory 49
Price / performance outstanding
tested in issue: 1 / 10

 

Headphones Sennheiser HD 438

The Sennheiser HD 438 (80 euros) was on a level with the Koss Porta Pro (10/05), which itself was something clearer, but brought not the bass of the HD 438.

  1. Headphones Sennheiser HD 438
  2. Data sheet

Equipment-side shines the HD 438 with plug-in power cord, which you can choose between a short 1.5-meters and a supplied 3-meter version. In the hearing test, he also liked because he retained more overview in tutti passages and offered a finer frequency compared to the HD 428. So, he was on a level with the Koss Porta Pro (10/05), which itself was something clearer and tearing with, but was not quite the bass of the HD 438. Continue reading  

Headphones Sennheiser HD 485

The Sennheiser HD 485 (90 euros) were breitbandiger in comparison to his brother HD 448. He opened a larger room for more colors and details.

  1. Headphones Sennheiser HD 485
  2. Data sheet

Sennheiser included an easy-to-attach vise the HD 485, with their help, you can hang the headphones on a shelf or the table. However, the testers preferred him on the ears, because he enjoyed with a very fine resolution. Continue reading  

Headphones Beyerdynamic T 1

Height opened the Beyerdynamic T 1 (900 euros) a large, three-dimensional sound space. When the rich bass lacked somewhat in emphasis.

  1. Headphones Beyerdynamic T 1
  2. Data sheet

Already, the weight of the Beyerdynamic T 1 suggests that it was not designed for outside bets. Also the relatively high impedance and the low efficiency in favor of this assumption. In the editorial rooms but he opened a large, three-dimensional sound space heights. When the rich bass lacked somewhat in emphasis. The Denon AH D 5000 on the sound fineness of the T 1 Spitfire, while he simultaneously but also even more alive and full pressure was off. Continue reading  

Sonus Faber Liuto Monitor

The trend towards small, yes sometimes invisible speakers is hard to stop. Audiophiles like to see this development with concern, to be able to have but sub-sat sets replace not just the reputation of being a classic stereo. The solution: a highendige compact box which can keep at least at normal listening volume today with moderate shaped stand models.

  1. Sonus Faber Liuto monitor
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Sonus Faber, the Italian specialist in fine woods, called his new compact box full-bodied Liuto monitor. The second name is an indication that it is committed in addition to schöngeistigem sound mainly to acoustic honesty. She is also the unusual material for Sonus relationships, yet elegantly curved and perfectly processed down to the finest detail housing. Unusually narrow it tapers to the rear to give no chance to resonances in the volume. Similar to a lute – Italian Liuto – which explains the first part of the name would be. While this instrument popular in Renaissance and Baroque filigree design promotes natural vibrations, is that thick sound wall of the box and damped with a soft leather surface.
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Subwoofer Canton ASF 75 SC

The Canton ASF 75 SC (400 euro) can hang on the wall or lie flat on the floor. Both variants are visually appealing and often more attractive than a woofer in the usual rectangular shape.

  1. Subwoofer Canton ASF 75 SC
  2. Data sheet

The Super flat Canton ASF 75 changes hands for moderate 400 euros. The Downfire device is only good including feet 15 centimeters high. You can hang it on the wall (brackets included) or lie flat on the floor. Both variants are visually appealing and often more attractive than a woofer in the usual rectangular shape. Continue reading  

Burmester B30

Burmester is one of the few brands that are a recognized size outside the high-end scene. You can find the chrome shiny electronics of Berlin often with well-heeled music lovers who want to not care about cable sound, Tuning means and audiophile LP pressings and simply just comfortably listen to music. Also a Burmester speakers must play course in prestigious, large rooms – and that is acoustically not easy, if he should come at the same time still shapely slim. How the new B30, which will turn as the largest model of the “small series” especially to Burmester fans, whose budget is not infinite and ask for too much box in return for the money.

  1. Burmester B30
  2. Data sheet

The Burmester solution provides a full 3-way concept, where the oval bass driver on the boxes page moves and both mid-range and tweeter with special sound guides are provided, the temperate limit the beam angle. Continue reading  

Canton Reference 9.2 DC

The trend towards small, yes sometimes invisible speakers is hard to stop. Audiophiles like to see this development with concern, to be able to have but sub-sat sets replace not just the reputation of being a classic stereo. The solution: a highendige compact box which can keep at least at normal listening volume today with moderate shaped stand models.

  1. Canton reference 9.2 DC
  2. Data sheet

The canton’s extensive portfolio enticed however tended to rise much in the form of a status box. The finest compact, which needs new reference 9.2DC, inner values justifies their proud price of 2400 euro. For example with the smallest part: the innovative, which it shares with the gigantic good reference 1.2DC. Or the unusually strong and linear drive of aluminium loaded 18-centimeter bass. Continue reading