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Sennheiser MX 685

alaTest has collected and analyzed 73 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the build quality and value for money. The usability and comfort also get good feedback. Many are negative about the reliability.

sound, comfort, usability, value for money, build quality


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser MX 685 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 73 reviews)

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great sound ... lightweight


My first set of earbuds were Sennheiser and wore them out. My daughters gave me an off brand set as a gift. They wore out much faster. I was glad because I could finally go back to Sennheiser.

Comfortable","Great Sound Quality

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Great headphones for working out.


These headphones are comfortable and seem very durable, while still sounding great.This product has... Perfect fit, StylishAbout me... Budget Conscious

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Nice sound quality


Received as a gift and was skeptical about the fit, based on how they looked. They fit very comfortably. The sound quality is better than iPod/iPhone headphones.This product has... Perfect fitAbout me... Budget Conscious

Sound is better than expected

Extra parts. Not sure why


Consumer review by:

Not quite what I expected


I recently bought the Sennheiser-MX 685 headphones and was very disappointed at the downgrade of quality. I bought them to replace a previous Sennheiser headphone that was stolen and found out that they quit making that model. This was supposed to be...

Has decent sound

Doesn't sit well in the ear

Consumer review by:

good sound quality


good product and just what I want without block outside sound.This product has... Perfect fitAbout me... Budget Conscious, Student

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Very Satisfied....


I am very satisfied with this product, I use it everyday at the gym. I'm pleased with the sound quality. I recommend this product.This product has... Perfect fit, StylishAbout me... Budget Conscious

Good sound

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Great value for price


Ever since I first purchased an ipod almost ten years ago, I've gone through many headphones. Keep in mind I listen to music atleast 2 hours a day and go to the gym regularly. At first, I was a fool. I would purchase the Ipod headphones for $30 and...

Durable, Good Sound

Only available in blue

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Great headphones for sports.


These are great headphones for sports. They are great for people that gave trouble keeping ear buds in ears and are better than over the ear headphones because they stay in your ears better.This product has... Perfect fitAbout me... outdoor enthusiast

Excellent sound

nothing so far

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Good for wearing at the gym


They are lightweight and have good sound. You can hear things around you as well, so they're good for running and biking outside. It takes a bit to get used to how they fit.The instructions are so simplistic with pictures that it is hard to figure out...

sounds good, doesn't get in the way and

Sometime they fall out, but not very often

Consumer review by:



Very comfortable and easy to wear!

Product Specifications


Active Noise Cancellation: No
Dolby PL / AC3: No
Earclip:No / Yes
Neckband: No

General Features

Ear Canal Headphone:No / Yes
Product Type:In Ear Headphones
Signal Connection:Wired
Type:In Ear Headphones