43points

Focal Elear

38points

Grado RS2e

Focal Elear
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19 facts in comparison

Focal Elear vs Grado RS2e

Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
43
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Focal Elear
38
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Grado RS2e

Why is Focal Elear better than Grado RS2e?

  • 9Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs14Hz
  • 4.2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    104dB/mWvs99.8dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • 1m longer cable
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    3mvs2m

Why is Grado RS2e better than Focal Elear?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs23000Hz
  • 48 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs80 Ohms
  • 4mm bigger driver unit
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    44mmvs40mm
  • 223g lighter
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    227gvs450g
  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Focal Elear

Buy used:

$156.56

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Focal Elear AmazonFocal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-...Focal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-Ear Headphones (Red/Black)
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$1,499.00
Focal Elear AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$1,229.99
Focal Elear AmazonSennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 650 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$423.99
Focal Elear Amazonbeyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophil...beyerdynamic T1 2nd Generation Audiophile Stereo Headphones with Dynamic Semi-Open Design (Silver)
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$699.99

Grado RS2e

Buy used:

$375.63

ProductStorePrice
Grado RS2e AmazonGRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-B...GRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
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$495.00
Grado RS2e AmazonGrado Reference Series RS1e Headphones
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$695.00
Grado RS2e AmazonGRADO SR225e Prestige Series Wired Open-...GRADO SR225e Prestige Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
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$200.00
Grado RS2e AmazonGRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone...GRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Open Back and On Ear
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$249.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
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
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
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
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

450g

227g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

14Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

23000Hz

28000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

99.8dB/mW

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

80 Ohms

32 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.
5.driver unit size

40mm

44mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Focal Elear
Grado RS2e
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.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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