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Sennheiser HD 229

alaTest has collected and analyzed 499 reviews of Sennheiser HD 229. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. People are impressed by the usability and comfort. The price and portability are also appreciated.

sound, portability, price, comfort, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser HD 229 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sennheiser HD 229

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 229 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the bass quality and price. The comfort and portability also get good feedback.

sound, portability, comfort, price, bass quality

84% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sennheiser HD 229

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 167 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 229 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Comments about the usability and portability are generally positive. The price and comfort also get good views. There are some critical reviews about the reliability.

sound, comfort, price, portability, usability

reliability

84% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Sennheiser HD 229

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 30 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 229 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.ca. Reviewers really like the design and comfort. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the bass quality and durability.

sound, price, portability, comfort, design

durability, bass quality

97% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Expert review by : Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Sennheiser HD 229

 

Sennheiser throws off the shackles of its colour swabs to bring us its new loud, colourful and proud version of the classic HD 228.

Detailed sound, Comfortable

Don't really supply advertised "deep bass kick", A bit expensive, Colourful redesign lazy

Jan, 2012

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

IGNORE MY RATINGS

 

I reserved these but they were a lot smaller than expected as I wanted something that would cover my entire ears. Sennheisers are generally very good and reliable headphones so I do not doubt their performance, i did not use them however so ignore my...

Oct, 2014

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Sennheiser HD229 On-Ear Headphones - Black and Red

 

They are very comfortable to wear ,do not get on with in the ear head phones so very happy to have on the ear and not over the ear.

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Settling in nicely

 

Smaller than you'd expect, these lads, but that's no crime. Out of the box, they seemed very short of response at the subterranean bass end (e.g. synth) -- though fine for bass guitars and orchestral music. However, the plastic over the earpads softens...

May, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sennheiser HD229

 

Light weight, good sound, padding under the head piece, beautiful too, would recommend

Too tight for me, they press against my ears if using for too long.

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sennheiser HD229

 

Light weight, good sound, padding under the head piece, beautiful ; too, would recommend

Too tight for me, they press against my ears if using for too long

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

very happy

 

Bought these for my daughter for Christmas, she love's them. They are very comfortable on the ears which was important as she has them permanently attached. The lead is a good length and she's happy with the sound quality. Most importantly I can't hear...

Jan, 2014

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

black and red headphones

 

Great product, but I got them for my son and beware! If you are male as they are not red. They are actually PINK and because of this I had to use modelling paint as he would not use them until the pink was hidden.

Jan, 2014

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Not what I expected

 

I ordered this product for my son . When I first saw the headphones in the plastic packaging ( no box) they just looked so cheap and not at all worth the price ! I never got round to the quality of sound etc as I gave them straight back .

Jan, 2014

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Unbelieveable sound quality & comfort!

 

Bought for my 14 year old Son for a recent trip & he has never stopped using them! I used them and the sound is truly amazing with lots of detail heard in the background. You can wear them for a long time as the ear pads are so soft & comfortable....

Nov, 2013
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