Editors Liked

  • The HD 428 is a stylish but understated headphone that features wellsourced plastics and soft touch rubber, The HD 428 is comfortable to wear for long periods of time, The HD 428's sound is natural though it skews to the leaner side of neutral, which
  • Tight bass, balanced mids and vocals, transparent soundstage, very comfortable, solid build quality and reasonable $80 price tag

Editors Didn't Like

  • The HD 428 doesn't rest securely around all ears meaning its sound isolation capabilities are not ideal, which may or may not be a deal breaker, At the extremes or at extreme volumes the HD 428's sonic performance does become a bit one dimensional
  • Short 1m cable limits their versatility, not travel friendly