64points

Focal Listen

67points

Focal Spirit Classic

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
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22 facts in comparison

Focal Listen vs Focal Spirit Classic

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
64
points
Focal Listen
67
points
Focal Spirit Classic

Why is Focal Listen better than Focal Spirit Classic?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 20dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    122dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 37g lighter
    273gvs310g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Focal Spirit Classic better than Focal Listen?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 2.6m longer cable
    ?

    4mvs1.4m

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. Show more

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

273g

310g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

15Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

122dB/mW

102dB/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.

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic
2.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

3.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.

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Classic

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