55points

Focal Listen

56points

Focal Spirit Professional

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
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20 facts in comparison

Focal Listen vs Focal Spirit Professional

Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
55
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Focal Listen
56
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Focal Spirit Professional

Why is Focal Listen better than Focal Spirit Professional?

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

    122dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 7g lighter
    ?

    273gvs280g

Why is Focal Spirit Professional better than Focal Listen?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

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

    4mvs1.4m
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Price comparison

Design

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

273g

280g

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 Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

5Hz

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

22000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

122dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

32 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.
6.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

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 Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
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 Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
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.Has an in-line control panel
Focal Listen
Focal Spirit Professional
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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