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Sennheiser HD 428

alaTest has collected and analyzed 630 reviews of Sennheiser HD 428. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. People are impressed by the bass quality and portability. The comfort and price also get good reviews. There are some mixed opinions about the durability, while many are negative about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser HD 428 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sennheiser HD 428

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 428 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability and comfort. The price and portability also get good opinions. Some have doubts about the reliability and size.

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94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Dec, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sennheiser HD 428

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 416 user reviews of Sennheiser HD 428 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the bass quality and portability. The price and comfort are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the reliability. Reviews are divided on the durability.

sound, comfort, price, portability, bass quality

reliability

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Dec, 2020

Expert review by : Campbell Simpson (goodgearguide.com.au)

Sennheiser HD 428 PC headphones

 

These budget PC headphones have a nice design and produce decent sound

Comfortable, cheap, stylish design, good bass response

Mediocre sound quality, flimsy build quality

Sennheiser’s budget HD 428 PC headphones fill an important market niche – they’re cheap and don’t sound too bad. These headphones also have a nice design.

Jan, 2010

Expert review by : Andrew Robinson (hometheaterreview.com)

Sennheiser HD 428 Over the Ear Headphones Reviewed

 

While Sennheiser has a long and well-earned pedigree, which the HD 428 over the ear headphones are now part of. However, given the performance and price point, the HD 428 will be facing some stiff competition.

The HD 428 is a stylish but understated headphone that features well-sourced plastics and soft touch rubber ; The HD 428 is comfortable to wear for long periods of time ; The HD 428's sound is natural though it skews to the leaner side of neutral,...

The HD 428 doesn't rest securely around all ears meaning its sound isolation capabilities are not ideal, which may or may not be a deal breaker ; At the extremes or at extreme volumes the HD 428's sonic performance does become a bit one dimensional and...

It's hard to argue with a $100 over-the-ear headphone with a Sennheiser pedigree - for which the HD 428 has both. However I'm not sure the HD 428 gets my blanket endorsement for while I liked many aspects of its performance, it does face some stiff...

Aug, 2011

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Expert review by : Jammer (onheadphones.com)

Sennheiser HD 428 Headphones

 

Great headphones that are built for the studio, now in your home

These headphones provide great sound quality throughout all the ranges of sound. The crosshair design provides longetivity. The closed-back design cancels out background noise

The lead cable on this pair of headphones is considered to be a bit too long for home use

This is a Sennheiser studio headphone set that provides the awesome quality of sound that professional sound recording artists are always looking for. Thanks to its unique cross-hair design, the durability of the headphone set is ensured to a great...

Apr, 2011

Expert review by : Justin Whitaker (topreviewshop.com)

Sennheiser HD-428 Headphones

 

If you have ever searched for a new set of headphones and sought recommendations, you have no doubt heard of Sennheiser and been recommended a set of their headphones. Sennheiser is a well recognized name in the audio industry and has been making...

Tight bass, balanced mids and vocals, transparent soundstage, very comfortable, scratch resistant build and reasonable $80 price tag

Short cable limits their versatility, not travel friendly

After dozens of hours of listening, though, I think anyone who purchases them will be pleased by the sound quality that a good pair of headphones such as the HD 428 can provide.

Nov, 2009

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sennheiser HD 428

 

good sound quality very comfortable even on high volume cannot be heard by those around

Oct, 2011

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sennheiser HD 428

 

nice design and pretty good sound.

they're a little heavy and don't quite fit as snug as i'd like.

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sennheiser HD 428

 

Sound clear for some instruments

Poor bass. The old pair of headphones I wanted to replace with these has better bass

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sennheiser HD 428

 

Remarkable balanced audio performance ; light and easily adjusted for comfy fit. One sided cable prevents the inevitable tangle.

Slightly smaller ear cups than I was expecting. Although advertised as 'closed back', sound leakage in and out is disappointing.

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Superb quality

 

i had these head phones for my computer that i built back in 2010 and they just finally went out on me. in that time i never had a single issue until their bitter end. 5 years of quality and reliable service. i'd recommend them to anyone who is looking...

high quality sound, great fit, very customize able

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Nov, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Superb quality

 

i had these head phones for my computer that i built back in 2010 and they just finally went out on me. in that time i never had a single issue until their bitter end. 5 years of quality and reliable service. i'd recommend them to anyone who is looking...

high quality sound, great fit, very customize able.

none

Nov, 2015

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