44points

Bowers & Wilkins C5

48points

Bowers & Wilkins P3

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
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20 facts in comparison

Bowers & Wilkins C5 vs Bowers & Wilkins P3

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3

Why is Bowers & Wilkins C5 better than Bowers & Wilkins P3?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs111dB/mW
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs34 Ohms
  • 110g lighter
    ?

    20gvs130g
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Bowers & Wilkins P3 better than Bowers & Wilkins C5?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 21mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    30mmvs9mm
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • 30.49mm bigger diaphragm
    ?

    30.5mmvs0.009mm
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a detachable cable
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

20g

130g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.can be folded
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

10Hz

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

118dB/mW

111dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

34 Ohms

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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Bowers & Wilkins P3
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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