38points

Grado RS2e

40points

Grado RS2i

Grado RS2e
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Grado RS2e vs Grado RS2i

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Grado RS2i
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Grado RS2i

Why is Grado RS2e better than Grado RS2i?

  • 1.8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    99.8dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 227g lighter
    227gvs454g
  • 4mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    44mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 0.3m longer cable
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    2mvs1.7m
  • Has an on-ear form
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Why is Grado RS2i better than Grado RS2e?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

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.

Grado RS2e
Grado RS2i
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 RS2e
Grado RS2i
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

227g

454g

4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Grado RS2i
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

2m

1.7m

6.has an on-ear form
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This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Grado RS2e
Grado RS2i

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

28000Hz

28000Hz

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.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

14Hz

14Hz

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

99.8dB/mW

98dB/mW

4.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

44mm

40mm

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 RS2e
Grado RS2i

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