47points

Grado GS1000i

42points

Sennheiser HD 800

Grado GS1000i
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15 facts in comparison

Grado GS1000i vs Sennheiser HD 800

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800
47
points
Grado GS1000i
42
points
Sennheiser HD 800

Why is Grado GS1000i better than Sennheiser HD 800?

  • 268 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 18g lighter
    312gvs330g
  • 1.5m longer cable
    ?

    4.5mvs3m

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 better than Grado GS1000i?

  • 16000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    51000Hzvs35000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    6Hzvs8Hz
  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    102dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?

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. Show more

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800
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.

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800
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.

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

312g

330g

5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

4.5m

3m

6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

35000Hz

51000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

8Hz

6Hz

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

98dB/mW

102dB/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.

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

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Sennheiser HD 800
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

300 Ohms

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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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.

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800

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.

Grado GS1000i
Sennheiser HD 800

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