58points

RHA S500 Universal

57points

Sennheiser CX 3.00

RHA S500 Universal
Comparison winner
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27 facts in comparison

RHA S500 Universal vs Sennheiser CX 3.00

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
58
points
RHA S500 Universal
57
points
Sennheiser CX 3.00

Why is RHA S500 Universal better than Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs17Hz
  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    3vs2
  • 0.15m longer cable
    ?

    1.35mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser CX 3.00 better than RHA S500 Universal?

  • 18dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 2g lighter
    12gvs14g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser CX 3.00

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser CX 3.00 Red In-Ear Canal Head...Sennheiser CX 3.00 Red In-Ear Canal Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$24.18
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser IE60 Headphone
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$172.87
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser CX 100 In Ear Headphone - Bla...Sennheiser CX 100 In Ear Headphone - Black
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$29.95
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser MX 365 Earphones - White (Dis...Sennheiser MX 365 Earphones - White (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$17.90
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser CX 1.00 Black In-Ear Canal He...Sennheiser CX 1.00 Black In-Ear Canal Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$35.77
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser MM30i Headphones (Discontinue...Sennheiser MM30i Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$47.95
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser CX 475 Premium Earbuds Black ...Sennheiser CX 475 Premium Earbuds Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$59.99
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser CX 685 Adidas Sports In-Ear H...Sennheiser CX 685 Adidas Sports In-Ear Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$95.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with...Sennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote - Red
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$47.50
Sennheiser CX 3.00 AmazonSennheiser Momentum True Wireless Blueto...Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds with Fingertip Touch Control
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$229.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
2.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.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 (2nd Gen)

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

14g

12g

6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

22000Hz

21000Hz

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

16Hz

17Hz

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

100dB/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.

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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

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

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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.

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

3.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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.

RHA S500 Universal
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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

3

2

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