Sennheiser HD 4.40BT Wireless
Over-ear Bluetooth® headphones
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Sennheiser HD 4.40BT Wireless - NFC-compatible for one-touch Bluetooth pairing with compatible smartphones
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Our take on the Sennheiser HD 4.40BT Wireless by Crutchfield's Jeff Miller
Value-packed wireless headphones
If you're looking for a solid set of Bluetooth headphones from a reputable brand, here's a smart choice. The Sennheiser HD 4.40BT headphones play music wirelessly from your phone and boast up to 25 hours of battery life. They're also comfortable and affordable, and they deliver strong Sennheiser sound with deep bass.
We've carried Sennheiser for so long, I often assume they're a household name. But if you don't know this celebrated headphone maker, they've been at it for over 70 years. So even grabbing a so-called "entry-level" pair of their wireless headphones should promise you good performance.
My hands-on experience
"I got a chance to try these Sennheiser HD 4.40BT headphones... Light and comfortable. They play quite loud for Bluetooth headphones, so they work well on the go. I thought the powerful bass gave them a lot of energy, and I consider them a strong buy at this price.”
— Jeff Miller, Crutchfield headphone guy
Comfort and convenience
Personally, I appreciate the modest design of the Sennheiser HD 4.40BT — not too plain, but not too showy, either. I think it's more important that headphones feel good, since you could be wearing them for long periods of time. Their oversized ear cups and well-padded headband help ensure they fit nicely.
And thanks to that built-in Bluetooth, you can keep your phone nearby or in your pocket while you move around freely. You can control your tunes or take phone calls using the tactile buttons on the right earcup.
- over-the-ear, closed-back design
- built-in Bluetooth 4.0 for wireless music listening and phone calls
- aptX® decoding provides high-quality music streaming from compatible devices
- NFC-compatible for one-touch pairing with compatible devices
- rechargeable battery provides up to 25 hours of wireless use
- 32mm drivers deliver clear sound tuned for strong bass
- earcup buttons offer easy controls for music and calls
- built-in microphone for phone calls
- folding design for portability
- durable headband and soft, ergonomic earpads
- detachable cable with angled 3.5mm plug for wired listening
- cloth storage pouch
- frequency response: 18-22,000 Hz
- sensitivity: 113 dB
- impedance: 18 ohms
- warranty: 2 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
What's in the Box:
- Over-ear wireless headphones
- 58" Audio cable with right-angled 3.5mm plug
- 42" USB charging cable (Type A USB on one end and Micro-B USB on other end)
- Soft cloth storage pouch
- Quick Guide
- Safety Guide
- Compliance Information
good sound and build quality, my only complaint is the volume and track buttons are too close together and easily confused
Benjamin, Altamonte Spg, FL
Sennheiser HD 4.40BT Wireless Reviews
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Features and Specs
|Earcup Width x Height||2.99" x 3.565"|
|Mic For Taking Calls||Yes|
|Frequency Response||18-22k Hz|
|1/4-inch Adapter Included||No|
|Parts Warranty||2 Years|
|Labor Warranty||2 Years|
Overview: The Sennheiser HD 4.40BT over-ear wireless headphones are ideal for every day listening while you're on the go. With built-in Bluetooth, you can pair the headphones to your smart phone or tablet for wireless listening for hours. The headphones come with a USB charging cable, a straight audio cable, and a soft storage pouch.
Bluetooth: The HD 4.40BT headphones are compliant with the Bluetooth 4.0 standard, and are compatible with Bluetooth 1.1 through 4.0 devices with the following profiles: HFP (Hands-Free Profile), HSP (Headset Profile), AVRCP (Audio Video Remote Control Profile), and A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile). In addition, aptX audio coding provides high quality audio that is comparable to a wired connection. You can pair the headphones with most Apple and Android Bluetooth devices, including those with NFC (Near Field Communication).
Battery: The Bluetooth function is powered by a 3.7-volt 600mAh Lithium-Polymer rechargeable battery. The battery charges in approximately 2 hours using the supplied Micro USB charging cable. A full charge supplies enough power for 25 hours of wireless listening. The remaining battery level can be monitored through the flashing LED and voice prompts. The battery life may also be displayed on the screen of your smartphone or device.
On-board Controls: The HD 4.40BTs have built-in controls on the right ear cup for power, volume, and music/phone call control. Music controls include play/pause, skip to next track, skip to previous track, fast forward, and fast reverse. Phone controls include accept/end a call, reject call, call on hold, and toggle between 2 calls. Established calls can be transferred from the headphones to the smartphone by turning off the Bluetooth connection. Using the Voice Control function of your phone, you can make a call by speaking a command.
Audio Cable: The included 58" audio cable lets you listen to your music when the battery is exhausted, or when you cannot, or choose not to, use Bluetooth. The cable terminates into a slender right-angled 3.5mm plug that is compatible with most smartphone cases. The cable does not have an in-line remote, and the on-board controls do not work when the power is off.
- Frequency Response: 18 Hz to 22 kHz
- Impedance: 18 Ω
- Sound Pressure Level (SPL): 113 dB (1 kHz, 1 Vrms)
- Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): <0.5 % (1 kHz, 100 dB SPL)
- Dimensions (Ear Cup): Width 2.99", Height 3.565", Depth 1.878"
- Weight: 7.9 ounces (8.4 oz. with cable)
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Why did you buy this?
looking for a pair of wireless headphones that are comfortable and sound good. [ John Oct 07, 2018 ]
For Christmas present for my husband...and it has aptX capability. [ Amanda Oct 01, 2018 ]
After reading various reviews these are the best wireless headphones for the $. [ WAdan Sep 29, 2018 ]
my husband likes it.... [ Sarah Polutan Jun 07, 2018 ]
I chose this pair of wireless headphones because of Sennheiser quality at a fairly reasonable price [ Paul Jun 03, 2018 ]
Trusted name, good price [ JEFFREY May 19, 2018 ]
Research, value [ QualityEngineer May 04, 2018 ]
This is what my son wanted for Christmas [ Brent Dec 13, 2017 ]
larger head size than other brands and sale price [ J Dec 12, 2017 ]
online info [ Martin Dec 10, 2017 ]
price range.. needed wireless.. trusted brand.. I have HD650 wired..hoping this will be close. ;-) [ Housein Oct 17, 2017 ]
It was a gift for a friend and it is a great product I heard. [ DARSHANI Sep 25, 2017 ]
I JUST TRUST THE NAME CRUTCHFIELD THERE PRODUCTS LOOK FORWARD TO USING THIS ITEM TO INHANSE MY SYSTEM. [ raymond Sep 15, 2017 ]
Good reviews [ John Jul 11, 2017 ]
Sennheiser makes some of the best headphones on the market. When I decided to go wireless, Sennheiser was my first choice. [ VICTORIO May 19, 2017 ]
Quality of brand and price. [ MARTIN L Feb 28, 2017 ]
Reasonable price for good quality [ Sangwon Feb 25, 2017 ]
Read about how great they were at the CES demo [ William Feb 10, 2017 ]
Price and features [ MATTHEW Feb 10, 2017 ]
2 questions already asked
You can view the owner's manual (PDF file) from our website: https://pdf.crutchfieldonline.com/ImageBank/v20171011105000/Manuals/143/143HD440BT.PDF You can also contact an Advisor directly by phone (888.955.6000) or online chat if you'd like to discuss further. Hope that helps! [ Larry Jul 10, 2018 ] Staff
Go to the Sennheiser website and search for product manual. It is a pdf and can be downloaded. [ QualityEngineer Jul 07, 2018 ]
blue tooth pairing very easy [ ROSALINDA Jul 18, 2017 ]
There is no physical connection necessary with these headphones. They are designed to work with Bluetooth compatable devices; like TV's, cell phones, book readers, music players, ect. I purchased my headphones to use with my Samsung UHD TV. I can stream movies and use the headphone to listen to them without worrying about the sound disturbing otherst. Decide what device you want/need to use the headphones with, then make sure that that device is Bluetooth compatible. [ Ronald Jul 17, 2017 ]
Hold down the power button until the light keeps flashing blue (about 5 seconds) [ William Jul 17, 2017 ]
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