44points

Sennheiser CX 275s

50points

Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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Sennheiser CX 275s vs Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Why is Sennheiser CX 275s better than Sennheiser CX 5.00i?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
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    23000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    121dB/mWvs118dB/mW
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • 1g lighter
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    15gvs16g
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sennheiser CX 5.00i better than Sennheiser CX 275s?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    16Hzvs17Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.weight

15g

16g

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.
3.travel bag is included
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.has an in-ear form
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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.
5.cable length

1.2m

1.2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has an L-shaped plug
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

17Hz

16Hz

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

23000Hz

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
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

121dB/mW

118dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

16 Ohms

18 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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser CX 275s
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.warranty period

2

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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