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Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless

alaTest has collected and analyzed 571 reviews of Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the portability and noise isolation. The comfort and usability also get good opinions, but comments are divided on the price.

sound, usability, comfort, noise isolation, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 user reviews of Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless 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. Reviews about the noise isolation and portability are on the whole positive. The usability and comfort also get good comments, whereas some have doubts about the size. There are some mixed reviews about the price.

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89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless HeadphoneSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless Headphone

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 242 user reviews of Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the portability and noise isolation. The comfort and usability are also mentioned favorably.

sound, usability, comfort, noise isolation, portability

87% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless Bluetooth HeadphoneSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone

Oct, 2017

DT Recommended Product

Expert review by: Ryan Waniata (digitaltrends.com)

Sennheiser PXC 550 review

 

With top-notch sound and whisper-soft noise cancelling, the Sennheiser PXC 550 puts Bose on notice.

With impressive sound performance, a sleek and comfy design, and Sennheiser’s best noise cancellation yet, the new PXC 550 are primed to be your next set of travel cans.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: David Carnoy (cnet.com)

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless review

 

When it comes to headphones, one tends to associate Bose with the "business traveler" demographic. But Sennheiser's making a pitch to that segment of the market with its new PXC 550 Wireless , a "premium" over-ear Bluetooth headphone that also features...

The Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless is very comfortable, relatively lightweight over-ear wireless headphone that sounds very good and features impressive noise-cancellation technology. It has touch controls and delivers excellent performance as a headset....

It's pricier than the Bose; while the sound quality is excellent for Bluetooth, it's lacking that little bit of extra sparkle and definition (Sennheiser's own Momentum II Wireless sounds better).

While it doesn't quite eclipse the less-expensive Bose, the Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless headphone is comfortable and feature packed, and performs very well.

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Tim Gideon (pcmag.com)

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless

 

The Sennheiser PXC 550 headphones deliver excellent Bluetooth audio and noise cancellation in a feature-packed—if occasionally problematic—design.

Powerful, adjustable audio performance with rich bass depth and bright highs. Excellent noise cancellation circuitry. Includes a detachable audio cable for passive listening. Exceptionally comfortable.

Control pad is easy to misfire in certain modes. Possible to accidentally power the headphones up or down because of swiveling earcup controls. Digital signal processing is not for purists.

Conclusions Most headphones that offer Bluetooth audio and noise cancellation end up being solid Bluetooth headphones with lousy-to-decent noise cancellation. But Bose changed this trend recently with the excellent QuietComfort 35 , and we are also...

Jul, 2016

Techradar Recommended 2016

Expert review by: Jon Porter (techradar.com)

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless review

 

Great sound quality, but at what cost?

Great sounding ; On/off control well implemented ; aptX connectivity.

Unresponsive touch controls ; No battery notification ; Noise cancellation could be better.

The Sennheiser PXC 550s manage to achieve that full-bodied Sennheiser sound we've come to expect, but some of their other features leave a little to be desired. The PXC 550's greatest strength is their sound. Other wireless noise-cancelling headphones...

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless review

 

Sennheiser strikes a blow with these talented wireless noise-cancellers...

Pleasing transparency for the price ; Top timing ; Clear and dynamic sound ; Smart, minimalist design ; Effective noise-cancellation

Slightly rich bass ; In-house competition

Sennheiser offers talented wireless noise-cancellers at an even more attractive price point

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Andrew Williams (trustedreviews.com)

Sennheiser PXC 550

 

The Sennheiser PXC 550 are wireless headphones with active noise cancellation, and go up against the Bose QC35 we reviewed and loved recently. This pair is a little more expensive at £329, but also offers a slightly more serious sound.

The Sennheiser PXC 550 are a set of high-quality active noise cancellation headphones with a boat-load of features – but they come at a price.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: David Carnoy (cnet.co.uk)

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless review

 

When it comes to headphones, one tends to associate Bose with the "business traveler" demographic. But Sennheiser's making a pitch to that segment of the market with its new PXC 550 Wireless , a "premium" over-ear Bluetooth headphone that also features...

The Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless is very comfortable, relatively lightweight over-ear wireless headphone that sounds very good and features impressive noise-cancellation technology. It has touch controls and delivers excellent performance as a headset....

It's pricier than the Bose; while the sound quality is excellent for Bluetooth, it's lacking that little bit of extra sparkle and definition (Sennheiser's own Momentum II Wireless sounds better).

While it doesn't quite eclipse the less-expensive Bose, the Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless headphone is comfortable and feature packed, and performs very well.

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: David Carnoy (cnet.com.au)

Does Sennheiser's PXC 550 wireless noise-canceling headphone beat Bose's QC35?

 

When it comes to headphones, one tends to associate Bose with the "business traveler" demographic. But Sennheiser's making a pitch to that segment of the market with its new PXC 550 Wireless, a "premium" over-ear Bluetooth headphone that also features...

The Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless is very comfortable, relatively lightweight over-ear wireless headphone that sounds very good and features impressive noise-cancellation technology. It has touch controls and delivers excellent performance as a headset....

It's pricier than the Bose; while the sound quality is excellent for Bluetooth, it's lacking that little bit of extra sparkle and definition (Sennheiser's own Momentum II Wireless sounds better)

While it doesn't quite eclipse the less-expensive Bose, the Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless headphone is comfortable and feature packed, and performs very well.

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

Sennheiser PXC 550 review

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The Sennheiser PXC 550 headphones are high-end, wireless, over-ear headphones, designed to give both great sound quality and comfort. With noise cancelling and a claimed battery life of 30 hours, these headphones could be perfect for long-distance...

Nov, 2016

Expert review by: (stuff.tv_in)

Sennheiser PXC 550 review

 

A solid, feature-packed pair of headphones with great sound quality. Just not the best at their price.

Jul, 2017