65points

AKG N5005

50points

Sennheiser IE 800 S

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AKG N5005
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AKG N5005 vs Sennheiser IE 800 S

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
65
points
AKG N5005
50
points
Sennheiser IE 800 S

Why is AKG N5005 better than Sennheiser IE 800 S?

  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 2.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    9.2mmvs7mm
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 10 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    12vs2

Why is Sennheiser IE 800 S better than AKG N5005?

  • 6500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    46500Hzvs40000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    125dB/mWvs116dB/mW
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • 3.4g lighter
    8gvs11.4g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

11.4g

8g

6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

40000Hz

46500Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

116dB/mW

125dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

18 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
3.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.

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

AKG N5005
Sennheiser IE 800 S
5.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

12

2

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