47points

Brainwavz B400

48points

Sennheiser IE 80 S

Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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Brainwavz B400 vs Sennheiser IE 80 S

Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
47
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Brainwavz B400
48
points
Sennheiser IE 80 S

Why is Brainwavz B400 better than Sennheiser IE 80 S?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 22 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    24vs2
  • 2.3m longer cable
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    3.5mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Sennheiser IE 80 S better than Brainwavz B400?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    116dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs30 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser IE 80 S

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE 80 S Adjustable Bass Earbu...Sennheiser IE 80 S Adjustable Bass Earbud Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$279.99
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonShure SE215-CL Professional Sound Isolat...Shure SE215-CL Professional Sound Isolating Earphones with Single Dynamic MicroDriver, Secure In-Ear Fit - Clear
Amazon logo
$99.00
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE 80S BT Audiophile in-Ear B...Sennheiser IE 80S BT Audiophile in-Ear Bluetooth Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with...Sennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote - Black
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE60 Headphone
Amazon logo
$149.00
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE 800 S In-Ear Audiophile Re...Sennheiser IE 800 S In-Ear Audiophile Reference Headphones - Sound Isolating Ear-Canal Fit With XWB Transducers and D2CA Technology, Detachable Cable, Includes Balanced Cables, 2-Year Warranty (Black)
Amazon logo
$999.95
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonMEE audio M6 PRO Musicians’ In-Ear Monit...MEE audio M6 PRO Musicians’ In-Ear Monitors with Detachable Cables; Universal-Fit and Noise-Isolating (2nd Generation) (Black)
Amazon logo
$40.65
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonTRN BT3S Bluetooth Enabled Remote + Mic ...TRN BT3S Bluetooth Enabled Remote + Mic Accessory Cable with (for Sennheiser IE80 IE80S)
Amazon logo
$36.99
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonMEE Professional MX2 PRO Customizable No...MEE Professional MX2 PRO Customizable Noise-Isolating Universal-Fit Modular Musician’s in-Ear Monitors (Smoke)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sennheiser IE 80 S walmartSennheiser IE 80 S BT - Earphones with m...Sennheiser IE 80 S BT - Earphones with mic - in-ear - over-the-ear mount - Bluetooth - wireless - noise isolating
walmart logo
$455.47

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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 an over-the-ear form
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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

40000Hz

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
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
5.sound pressure level

115dB/mW

116dB/mW

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

30 Ohms

16 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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.warranty period

24

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.Has voice prompts
Brainwavz B400
Sennheiser IE 80 S
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Price comparison

Sennheiser IE 80 S

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE 80 S Adjustable Bass Earbu...Sennheiser IE 80 S Adjustable Bass Earbud Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$279.99
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonShure SE215-CL Professional Sound Isolat...Shure SE215-CL Professional Sound Isolating Earphones with Single Dynamic MicroDriver, Secure In-Ear Fit - Clear
Amazon logo
$99.00
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE 80S BT Audiophile in-Ear B...Sennheiser IE 80S BT Audiophile in-Ear Bluetooth Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with...Sennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote - Black
Amazon logo
$49.95
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE60 Headphone
Amazon logo
$149.00
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonSennheiser IE 800 S In-Ear Audiophile Re...Sennheiser IE 800 S In-Ear Audiophile Reference Headphones - Sound Isolating Ear-Canal Fit With XWB Transducers and D2CA Technology, Detachable Cable, Includes Balanced Cables, 2-Year Warranty (Black)
Amazon logo
$999.95
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonMEE audio M6 PRO Musicians’ In-Ear Monit...MEE audio M6 PRO Musicians’ In-Ear Monitors with Detachable Cables; Universal-Fit and Noise-Isolating (2nd Generation) (Black)
Amazon logo
$40.65
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonTRN BT3S Bluetooth Enabled Remote + Mic ...TRN BT3S Bluetooth Enabled Remote + Mic Accessory Cable with (for Sennheiser IE80 IE80S)
Amazon logo
$36.99
Sennheiser IE 80 S AmazonMEE Professional MX2 PRO Customizable No...MEE Professional MX2 PRO Customizable Noise-Isolating Universal-Fit Modular Musician’s in-Ear Monitors (Smoke)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sennheiser IE 80 S walmartSennheiser IE 80 S BT - Earphones with m...Sennheiser IE 80 S BT - Earphones with mic - in-ear - over-the-ear mount - Bluetooth - wireless - noise isolating
walmart logo
$455.47

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