Able Planet SI1100Sennheiser IE 8i
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Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
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Able Planet SI1100 vs Sennheiser IE 8i: 20 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
8Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

344.9g lighter.
362.9g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
18g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
45% have it

5. impedance

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
24 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
16 Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
100dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
125dB/mW

8. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
71% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
24% have it

10. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
45% have it

11. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
40% have it

12. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
78% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
41% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
63% have it

15. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
31% have it

16. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

17. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
85% have it

18. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

19. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
33% have it

20. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Able Planet SI1100
Sennheiser IE 8i
4% have it

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