61points

Creative EP-3NC

70points

SoundMagic PL21

Creative EP-3NC
Comparison winner
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21 facts in comparison

Creative EP-3NC vs SoundMagic PL21

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
61
points
Creative EP-3NC
70
points
SoundMagic PL21

Why is Creative EP-3NC better than SoundMagic PL21?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    23000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    6Hzvs15Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.3mvs1.2m
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Why is SoundMagic PL21 better than Creative EP-3NC?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    12 Ohmsvs16 Ohms
  • 19g lighter
    8gvs27g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

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.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

27g

8g

3.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
4.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
5.travel bag is included
?

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

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

23000Hz

22000Hz

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

6Hz

15Hz

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

104dB/mW

97dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
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

16 Ohms

12 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21

Power

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21

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.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21

Features

1.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.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21
2.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.

Creative EP-3NC
SoundMagic PL21

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