45points

Etymotic hf5

42points

Shure SE215

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Etymotic hf5 vs Shure SE215

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
45
points
Etymotic hf5
42
points
Shure SE215

Why is Etymotic hf5 better than Shure SE215?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs22Hz
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Shure SE215 better than Etymotic hf5?

  • 2500Hz higher high-frequency
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    17500Hzvs15000Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    107dB/mWvs105dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 0.42m longer cable
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    1.62mvs1.2m

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
5.has an in-ear form
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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.

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
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-Z1R

120000Hz

15000Hz

17500Hz

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

20Hz

22Hz

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

105dB/mW

107dB/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.

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215
5.impedance
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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

20 Ohms

Connectivity

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

Etymotic hf5
Shure SE215

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