32points

Grado SR80e

42points

Grado SR80i

Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
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Grado SR80e vs Grado SR80i

Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
32
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Grado SR80e
42
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Grado SR80i

Why is Grado SR80e better than Grado SR80i?

  • 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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Why is Grado SR80i better than Grado SR80e?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Grado SR80e

ProductStorePrice
Grado SR80e AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones
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$99.00
Grado SR80e AmazonGRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open B...GRADO SR80e Prestige Series Wired Open Back Stereo Headphones (Renewed)
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$94.05
Grado SR80e AmazonGrado Hemp Headphones - Limited Edition ...Grado Hemp Headphones - Limited Edition Open Back Wired Stereo Headphones
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$420.00
Grado SR80e AmazonSennheiser HD 599 SE Around Ear Open Bac...Sennheiser HD 599 SE Around Ear Open Back Headphone
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$199.95
Grado SR80e AmazonPhilips Audio Philips SHP9500 HiFi Preci...Philips Audio Philips SHP9500 HiFi Precision Stereo Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$74.99
Grado SR80e AmazonGRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-B...GRADO RS2e Reference Series Wired Open-Back Stereo Headphones
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$495.00
Grado SR80e AmazonPhilips Fidelio L2 Over-ear Premium Port...Philips Fidelio L2 Over-ear Premium Portable Headphones with In-line Mic, Noise Isolation, Hi-Res - Black/Orange (L2BO)
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$98.25
Grado SR80e AmazonGRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone...GRADO GW100 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Open Back and On Ear
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$249.00
Grado SR80e AmazonHIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Plana...HIFIMAN HE-400I Over Ear Full-Size Planar Magnetic Headphones Adjustable Headphone with Comfortable Earpads Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping
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$218.30

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
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
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
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 an on-ear form
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
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.
4.cable length

2m

2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
5.has a straight plug
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
6.has an open-back design
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.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.
4.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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
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.has a 3.5mm male connector
Grado SR80e
Grado SR80i
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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