51points

Meze 12 Classics

56points

Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Meze 12 Classics
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22 facts in comparison

Meze 12 Classics vs Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
51
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Meze 12 Classics
56
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Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Why is Meze 12 Classics better than Sennheiser CX 5.00i?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    24000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sennheiser CX 5.00i better than Meze 12 Classics?

  • 17dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    118dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1

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.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
2.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
3.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
4.has an in-ear form
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The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
5.has an L-shaped plug
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An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
6.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.2m

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

24000Hz

22000Hz

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

16Hz

16Hz

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

101dB/mW

118dB/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.

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Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

16 Ohms

18 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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
2.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.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Meze 12 Classics
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
5.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

1

2

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