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Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
Top 63%486 points
Top 63%
Top 44%738 points
Top 44%
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
Top specs and features

Bang & Olufsen A8 vs Sennheiser CX 3.00: 25 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
21000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
50Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
17Hz

3. weight

10g lighter.
22g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
12g

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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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.
19 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
18 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
36% have it

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
69% have it

8. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
39% have it

9. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
47% have it

10. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
44% have it

11. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
76% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
23% have it

13. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
14% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
64% have it

15. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
43% have it

16. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
31% have it

17. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
50% have it

18. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
82% have it

19. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
13% have it

20. cable length

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

21. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
4% have it

22. 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.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
36% have it

23. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
5% have it

24. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
10% have it

25. has removable speakers

This modularity allows you to integrate the speakers into hoodies or snowboard helmets.
Bang & Olufsen A8
Sennheiser CX 3.00
1% have it

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