Summary: These are inferior to the HD215 in some respects, but some people might find the HD205's forward presentation more appealing. They are noticeably more detailed than the HD497 and a bit less-detailed than the HD215.
Excerpt: I recently wanted to get new headphones to use with my laptop, and I decided to go for the Sennheiser HD 205. I bought it at amazon for £35. My first impressions of this product were bad. It took me nearly half an hour to unpack the headphones. However, after …
Excerpt: I bought the Sennheiser HD 205 headphones a number of years ago as I like to DJ in my spare time and had heard good things about Sennheiser products. The headphones cost around £30-40 depending on where you shop and are ideal for bedroom DJs and event DJs alike.
Excerpt: This is a great product apart from one thing the headphones feel a little bit tight,so one star less. However after a while wearing them they do become a bit uncomfortable on the ears but you certainly get what you pay for with these.
Excerpt: Clear, crisp and very bassy. Very impressed. Nice long lead. Meant to be DJ headphones but i bought for normal use. Really nice to have the extra length of lead. I would defo recommend these. Very comfortable too.
Excerpt: this is the second set of this model i have bought. the first wore out after more than ten yrs hard use by me and two sons. excellent sound quality with really nice bass response. twist up ear piece for the dj types. well made and yet still light for long time wearing.
Excerpt: The headphones are very tight, and press uncomfortably heavily into the sides of your head after a few minutes wearing them. Also, the earpieces are very small and anyone who has normal sized ears won't fit inside the ear-cups - so your ears are uncomfortably squashed.