48points

Etymotic ER 4PT

63points

Westone Westone 4R

Etymotic ER 4PT
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Etymotic ER 4PT vs Westone Westone 4R

Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R
48
points
63
points

Why is Etymotic ER 4PT better than Westone Westone 4R?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    27 Ohmsvs31 Ohms

Why is Westone Westone 4R better than Etymotic ER 4PT?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    18000Hzvs16000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    118dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an in-line control panel

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

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
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an in-ear form
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

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.

4.has a tangle free cable
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has included ear pads
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

16000Hz

18000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

10Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

102dB/mW

118dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

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

5.impedance

27 Ohms

31 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

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
Etymotic ER 4PT
Westone Westone 4R

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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