56points

Sennheiser CX 3.00

60points

Sennheiser HD 4.30

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Comparison winner
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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30 facts in comparison

Sennheiser CX 3.00 vs Sennheiser HD 4.30

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
56
points
Sennheiser CX 3.00
60
points
Sennheiser HD 4.30

Why is Sennheiser CX 3.00 better than Sennheiser HD 4.30?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    17Hzvs18Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 427.4g lighter
    12gvs439.4g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.30 better than Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    120dB/mWvs118dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2m

Price comparison

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.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

12g

439.4g

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.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

21000Hz

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

17Hz

18Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

118dB/mW

120dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
5.impedance
?

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

18 Ohms

18 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
2.number of microphones
?

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

3.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.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser HD 4.30
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

2

2

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