56points

Sennheiser CX 3.00

69points

SoundMagic PL21

Sennheiser CX 3.00
Comparison winner
SoundMagic PL21
vs
vs

28 facts in comparison

Sennheiser CX 3.00 vs SoundMagic PL21

Sennheiser CX 3.00
SoundMagic PL21
56
points
Sennheiser CX 3.00
69
points
SoundMagic PL21

Why is Sennheiser CX 3.00 better than SoundMagic PL21?

  • 21dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1

Why is SoundMagic PL21 better than Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs17Hz
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    12 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 4g lighter
    8gvs12g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

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
SoundMagic PL21
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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Sennheiser CX 3.00
SoundMagic PL21
3.sweat resistant
?

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

Sennheiser CX 3.00
SoundMagic PL21
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

12g

8g

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
SoundMagic PL21
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
SoundMagic PL21

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
?

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

15Hz

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

97dB/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
SoundMagic PL21
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

12 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.

Sennheiser CX 3.00
SoundMagic PL21

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 3.00
SoundMagic PL21
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
SoundMagic PL21

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
SoundMagic PL21
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
?

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
SoundMagic PL21
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
SoundMagic PL21
5.warranty period
?

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

1

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.