67points

Focal Listen Wireless

47points

Focal Sphear S

Focal Listen Wireless
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Focal Listen Wireless vs Focal Sphear S

Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S

Why is Focal Listen Wireless better than Focal Sphear S?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 19dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    122dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 29.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs10.8mm

Why is Focal Sphear S better than Focal Listen Wireless?

  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 285g lighter
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    15gvs300g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Focal Listen Wireless

Buy used:

$649.99

ProductStorePrice
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Headphones
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$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Wireless Headphones Bundle - A Pai...Focal Wireless Headphones Bundle - A Pair of Focal Listen Wireless Headphones, A Pair of Focal Spark Wireless Earbuds
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$589.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Circumaural Closed...Focal Listen Wireless Circumaural Closed-Back Ear-Cup Portable Headphones with Double Microphone System, Chic Purple
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$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphone...Focal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Microphone (Blue)
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$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Closed Back Headphones
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$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back C...Focal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back Circum-Aural Headphones
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$537.95
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Sphear S High-Definition In-ear Ea...Focal Sphear S High-Definition In-ear Earphones, Black
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$39.99
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Sphear Wireless Earbuds with Three...Focal Sphear Wireless Earbuds with Three-Button Remote and Microphone (Black)
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$129.25
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Spark Earphones Wireless Black
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$99.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
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 Wireless
Focal Sphear S
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 Wireless
Focal Sphear S
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

300g

15g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

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

20000Hz

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 Wireless
Focal Sphear S
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.sound pressure level

122dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

16 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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
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 a noise-canceling microphone
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Focal Listen Wireless
Focal Sphear S
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Price comparison

Focal Listen Wireless

Buy used:

$649.99

ProductStorePrice
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Headphones
Amazon logo
$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Wireless Headphones Bundle - A Pai...Focal Wireless Headphones Bundle - A Pair of Focal Listen Wireless Headphones, A Pair of Focal Spark Wireless Earbuds
Amazon logo
$589.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Circumaural Closed...Focal Listen Wireless Circumaural Closed-Back Ear-Cup Portable Headphones with Double Microphone System, Chic Purple
Amazon logo
$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphone...Focal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Microphone (Blue)
Amazon logo
$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Listen Closed Back Headphones
Amazon logo
$490.00
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back C...Focal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back Circum-Aural Headphones
Amazon logo
$537.95
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Sphear S High-Definition In-ear Ea...Focal Sphear S High-Definition In-ear Earphones, Black
Amazon logo
$39.99
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Sphear Wireless Earbuds with Three...Focal Sphear Wireless Earbuds with Three-Button Remote and Microphone (Black)
Amazon logo
$129.25
Focal Listen Wireless AmazonFocal Spark Earphones Wireless Black
Amazon logo
$99.00

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