46points

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition

60points

Sennheiser IE 80

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
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Sennheiser IE 80
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17 facts in comparison

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition vs Sennheiser IE 80

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80
46
points
Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
60
points
Sennheiser IE 80

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition better than Sennheiser IE 80?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    35000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser IE 80 better than Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 29dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    125dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 234 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs250 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 285g lighter
    5gvs290g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

290g

5g

4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80
6.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

35000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

5Hz

10Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

96dB/mW

125dB/mW

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

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80
5.impedance
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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

250 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80

Connectivity

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

Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition
Sennheiser IE 80

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