50points

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back

65points

Oppo PM-3

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Comparison winner
Oppo PM-3
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18 facts in comparison

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back vs Oppo PM-3

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
50
points
Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
65
points
Oppo PM-3

Why is Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back better than Oppo PM-3?

  • 45mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    100mmvs55mm

Why is Oppo PM-3 better than Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    102dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    26 Ohmsvs30 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 160g lighter
    320gvs480g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
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.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
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.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

480g

320g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3

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

50000Hz

50000Hz

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

10Hz

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

100dB/mW

102dB/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.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
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

30 Ohms

26 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

100mm

55mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3

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.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3
2.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.

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back
Oppo PM-3

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