53points

Bowers & Wilkins C5

53points

Shure SE425

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Shure SE425
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16 facts in comparison

Bowers & Wilkins C5 vs Shure SE425

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
53
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Bowers & Wilkins C5
53
points
Shure SE425

Why is Bowers & Wilkins C5 better than Shure SE425?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    20000Hzvs19000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs109dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Shure SE425 better than Bowers & Wilkins C5?

  • 10 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    22 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 0.42m longer cable
    ?

    1.62mvs1.2m
  • 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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
2.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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
3.travel bag is included
?

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

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
5.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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.62m

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-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

19000Hz

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

20Hz

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

118dB/mW

109dB/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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425
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

32 Ohms

22 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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425

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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425

Features

1.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.

Bowers & Wilkins C5
Shure SE425

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