36points

Grado GS3000e

46points

Sony MDR-ZX110

Grado GS3000e
Sony MDR-ZX110
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32 facts in comparison

Grado GS3000e vs Sony MDR-ZX110

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Why is Grado GS3000e better than Sony MDR-ZX110?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs12Hz
  • 29000Hz higher high-frequency
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    51000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 1.8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    99.8dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 20mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs30mm
  • 0.9m longer cable
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    2.1mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sony MDR-ZX110 better than Grado GS3000e?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
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    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 180g lighter
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    120gvs300g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-ZX110

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-ZX110 AmazonSony MDRZX110/BLK ZX Series Stereo Headp...Sony MDRZX110/BLK ZX Series Stereo Headphones (Black)
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$9.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Sony MDR-ZX110
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
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Sony MDR-ZX110
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
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Sony MDR-ZX110
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
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Sony MDR-ZX110
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Sony MDR-ZX110
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

300g

120g

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.

Sound quality

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

51000Hz

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
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Sony MDR-ZX110
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
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

99.8dB/mW

98dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
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Sony MDR-ZX110
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Sony MDR-ZX110
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Sony MDR-ZX110
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
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Sony MDR-ZX110
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
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Sony MDR-ZX110
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.Has an in-line control panel
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Sony MDR-ZX110
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.Has voice prompts
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Sony MDR-ZX110
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has a mute function
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Sony MDR-ZX110
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
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Sony MDR-ZX110
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

Sony MDR-ZX110

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-ZX110 AmazonSony MDRZX110/BLK ZX Series Stereo Headp...Sony MDRZX110/BLK ZX Series Stereo Headphones (Black)
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$9.99

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