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Sennheiser RS 45

alaTest has collected and analyzed 78 reviews of Sennheiser RS 45. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Opinions about the design and portability are on the whole positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas some have doubts about the durability and bass quality.

sound, price, usability, portability, design

bass quality, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser RS 45 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 user reviews of Sennheiser RS 45 from The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Reviews about the usability and size are generally positive. The portability and comfort also get good opinions, but reviews about the price and bass quality are mixed. There are some less positive views about the durability.

sound, comfort, portability, size, usability


66% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sennheiser RS 45 HiFi Stereo Wireless Headphones (Black)Sennheiser RS-45 Wireless Headphones (Black)

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: wash61 (

Great sound and very comfortable


I have owned these for over two years and I am still using the original battery. (holds charge like a new one) I can go to any room in my 1900 sq.ft. house and find that they perform very well. If I hear any interference just change the channel and...

GREAT sound and range

Expensive replacement batteries

Nov, 2006

Consumer review by: alexio (

First wireless headphones for me: not impressed


I've got these phones to watch movies without disturbing my neighbors.

Light, comfortable, reasonable sound

Prone to RF interference, charging time, volume

Jun, 2005

Consumer review by: jhillyer2 (

Sennheiser RS-45 Wiresless Headphones


I listen to internet streaming audio from the many thousands of publishers throughout the world, most at 128 bits.

Fit and performance unrivaled within $50 of price range

No: inductive charging | antenna jack; non-standard jacks for power & audio

Aug, 2004

Consumer review by: abconant (

No good


I've never owned or shopped for wireless headphones, but with a new baby in the house and a decent home theater system with a large DVD collection, I wanted to be able to stay up late and watch films with decent sound and without waking the family.


reception, hissing, poor construction, sound quality, way over priced, manual

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: tjal88 (

Not bad at all


I had some very bad experiece with other low price wireless headphones (Philips), but RS45 really suprised me in a positive way. Good sound quality, allow really long range from the transmitter, sit comfortably on head. Most importantly can handle your...

Good sound, reasonable price, easy setup

Charging does not stop automatically

Aug, 2003

Consumer review by: davemetz (

Good low priced wireless...


Sennheiser makes headphones like nobody else, hands down! The problem with these headphones is interference. If the battery is not fully charged before each use, you may hear your cordless phone (if it is also 900 mhz) and yesterday I heard my...

Excellent sound, good price

don't expect to be out in the yard without interference

May, 2003

Consumer review by: ricos9 (

Sennheiser RS 45 - Not That Good


I purchased these headphones expecting quality. What I got was poor sound, bad construction, and weak usability features.

Reasonable price

No automatic off switch, fails to charge on transmitter, sounds muffled

Jul, 2002

Consumer review by: pb_8585 (

Audio Enhanced Ear Muffs


These are the headphones you get when your ready to enjoy quality sound.I purchased mine six months ago, and since then I've had nothing but great experiences with them. The clarity on the Sennheiser RS 45 is exceptional.The open-aire speaker design...

Clarity, mobility, overall feeling

Hiss, charging interval

Jun, 2002

Product Specifications

For the Walkman at the gym to the finest audiophile systems in your home, Sennheiser represents the very finest in headphone quality today! The RS 45 wireless RF headphone system with open supra-aural headphones features excellent, spatial sound reproduction with a powerful bass response. The transmitter conveniently stores and recharges the headphone battery when the headphones are placed on the base unit. Center Lock auto tuning ensures hassle-free, comfortable listening.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Headphones Form Factor:Ear-cup
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Response Bandwidth:20 - 20000Hz
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Wireless Technology:900MHz radio frequency

Audio System

Recommended Use:Home audio system

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sennheiser RS

Remote Control

Type: None