56points

Sennheiser CX 3.00

58points

Sennheiser IE 80

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Comparison winner
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25 facts in comparison

Sennheiser CX 3.00 vs Sennheiser IE 80

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80
56
points
Sennheiser CX 3.00
58
points
Sennheiser IE 80

Why is Sennheiser CX 3.00 better than Sennheiser IE 80?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    21000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sennheiser IE 80 better than Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs17Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    125dB/mWvs118dB/mW
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 7g lighter
    5gvs12g

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 IE 80
2.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 IE 80
3.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

12g

5g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80

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

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

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

125dB/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 IE 80
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

16 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

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80
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 IE 80

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Sennheiser IE 80
2.has an in-line control panel
?

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 IE 80
3.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 IE 80

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