48points

Etymotic mc5

64points

Xiaomi Mi Headphones

Etymotic mc5
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Etymotic mc5 vs Xiaomi Mi Headphones

Etymotic mc5
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
48
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Etymotic mc5
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Xiaomi Mi Headphones

Why is Etymotic mc5 better than Xiaomi Mi Headphones?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Xiaomi Mi Headphones better than Etymotic mc5?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    20000Hzvs15000Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 42mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs8mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 0.2m longer cable
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    1.4mvs1.2m

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.

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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

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Xiaomi Mi Headphones
3.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 mc5
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
4.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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Xiaomi Mi Headphones
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Xiaomi Mi Headphones
6.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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

100dB/mW

98dB/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.

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Xiaomi Mi Headphones
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

32 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

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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.

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Xiaomi Mi Headphones

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.

Etymotic mc5
Xiaomi Mi Headphones
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Etymotic mc5
Xiaomi Mi Headphones

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