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HD 280

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The HD280 Professional is Sennheiser's most significant closed, circumaural headphone to be introduced in years. Designed to exceed the demands of the professional environment, the HD280Pro boasts extremely robust construction combined with extensive features that meet the requirements of today's most demanding applications. The unique collapsible design combined with swiveling ear cups, offers maximum flexibility in any application.

Features:
- Closed, dynamic stereo headphones
- Accurate, linear sound reproduction for critical monitoring applications
- Optimum impedance ensures universal compatability
- Space saving design features collapsible, rotating earcups
- Up to 32 dB of ambient noise attenuation
- Neodymium magnets for high maximum SPL
- Single-sided, coiled cable with 3.5 mm mini jack with locking 1/4" adapter
- Very comfortable, even if used for long periods of time
- Rugged construction with user-replaceable parts

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Closest StoreVancouver, British Columbia
Got them as some studio tracking headphones, play mainly bass and cant hear myself. Very noticeable lack of low frequency if you playback a pop or rap track through them. Sure, bass is sacraficed for clear highs or whatever, but come on Sennheiser this is a bit much. Compared to nearfield monitors not flat at all.
Posted by Zach on Oct 20, 2017
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Great Headphones3 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreToronto - Bloor Street, Ontario
Picked these up about a week ago to run with my Yamaha digital keyboard. Love the sound quality and fit. Tried several other brands in and around this price and nothing really compared. Very happy with them.
Posted by Sean on Apr 24, 2017
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Closest StoreLondon South, Ontario
I just bought a set of these today, very comfortable
Posted by Willie Fulton on Apr 3, 2017
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Closest StoreBrampton, Ontario
Great pair of headphones that really do their job as monitors. Borrowed them off a friend a few years back to try out, couldn't justify the price but now that I came back to them, still pretty happy with my purchase!
Posted by J. W. on Jul 24, 2016
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A must have...2 of 2 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreLaval, Quebec
A perfect blend of clean, clear, natural sound at this price point makes it the perfect set of affordable headphones. Combined with my Presonus studio monitors, I have all the bases covered and the price is amazing for this level of quality!
Posted by marti garaughty on Mar 3, 2016
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Best balanced headphones...2 of 2 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreAbbotsford, British Columbia
I found that these headphones sounded really balanced and natural in sound.I was a fan of the ATH-M50 until i heard these..Not only are they great for the money.They are even better then models above from sennheiser : )
Posted by victor on Jul 3, 2015
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The Sound's The Thing!1 of 1 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreNorth York, Ontario
Comfortable? Yes, very. Well Constructed? They look & feel like they will last for many years. Price? Very favourable compared to the competition for the quality you receive. Sound Quality? Absolutely spectacular! I've been an owner of many different Sennheiser 'phones over the decades & they all were excellent. These ones are no exception. I think that they have the best overall sound of any of the one's I've ever owned and I'm listening to them through 56 year old ears that have had their fair share of use & abuse! Very pleased with my purchase & think I will pick up another pair & put them away if needed in the future.
Posted by John David on May 23, 2015
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Closest StoreHalifax, Nova Scotia
Ive had two pairs for four years and the are doing well. After thorough use in a 'silent studio' setup, i can say that they sound honest and hold up well. Get a pair!
Posted by steve on Apr 11, 2015
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Great Headphones2 of 2 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreVancouver, British Columbia
I've had these headphones for about 8 years and there still going strong. Great sound, great durability. Great quality and long-lasting for dollars spent.
Posted by Shane on Dec 4, 2014
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Great headphones, questionable comfort4 of 4 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreMarkham, Ontario
I can really hear the instruments well and overall they sound great especially for the type of music I listen to. I got it because after trying out a couple of headphones at the shop, they were the best ones I could afford. However, it is not recommended that you buy these headphones if you wear glasses or have quite a small head. In my case, both applied and they kept sliding off my head and gave me a headache because the pads kept pressing onto my glasses. I didn't recognize this problem when I was just trying them out but ya I've had it for 4 months and they are still quite uncomfortable. I'm very satisfied with the way it sounds, but I do wish I got a different set that fit me better.
Posted by anonymous on Feb 1, 2014
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Closest StoreAbbotsford, British Columbia
What are you still doing here? Go out and buy theses!
Posted by Rhodium on Nov 26, 2013
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OK for the price3 of 7 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreHalifax, Nova Scotia
These are probably the most popular studio headphones out there, and get consistently good reviews. However, compared to another set I have by another company that also cost less than $200, the HD280s do not fare well. Harsh tone, making it difficult to distinguish elements. Ok for tracking I guess. But even for that I found they occasionally started slipping off my head while playing guitar. Not as good as their reputation might have you believe. I'd compare against others rather than go by the hype.
Posted by Brent on Mar 22, 2013
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Closest StoreToronto - Bloor Street, Ontario
after about 15- 20 minutes they become very uncomfortable on the left side of my head. the right side is fine, but the left is so compressed and it hurts. sound is good, comfort sucks. will be returning them
Posted by anonymous on Dec 5, 2012
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great buy1 of 5 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreCalgary, Alberta
You should buy these bitches. Great sound and price.
Posted by anonymous on Oct 7, 2012
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Closest StoreSydney, Nova Scotia
Ok - didn't know much about these before I bought them. Started doing some research on the internet about the best bang for the buck and this model kept coming up. Many reviewers pick them over more expensive, designer brands like Beats Audio. Well, I've had them for 6 months now and I have no complaints - they are durable, the never feel like they are going to bend or break when folding and are super portable for their size. The only drawback is their size when they are folded out but again, their comfort when wearing them for longer periods is really second to none. Highly recommended.
Posted by LA on Feb 18, 2012
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Closest StoreMississauga, Ontario
My cousin needed these for a course he was taking at Metalworks Studio, and he told me how sick they were. I bought them and haven't been let down. Awesome construction, they feel really solid. Pads are soft and replaceable. Sound is awesome. Get this shit if you can.
Posted by Dan on May 29, 2010
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Closest StoreNorth Vancouver, British Columbia
If you have the money you should buy two, they have great sound isolation on a plane or in a car. Comfortable. All the foam pads are replaceable, so thats nice. They seem to be well made and durable. Apparently if you wear them around your neck they will press against your carotid arteries and cause you to go unconscious, but i havn't had this problem yet. They have a real professional sound, you can easily hear all the different parts of the music. They fold really nice too. And they are in the movie the departed which is also epic. And they are made in Ireland and the Irish are awesome.
Posted by Jacob Kim on Jul 2, 2009
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Love these headphones!1 of 1 customers found this review helpful

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Closest StoreToronto - Bloor Street, Ontario
great head phones, spend hundreds of $$$ on them before I found these Sennheiser ones. now I own 4 pairs, enough forthe whole band. again, great product!
Posted by Steve on Jan 29, 2009
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