58points

Sennheiser CX 300S

56points

Sennheiser CX 5.00i

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28 facts in comparison

Sennheiser CX 300S vs Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
58
points
Sennheiser CX 300S
56
points
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Why is Sennheiser CX 300S better than Sennheiser CX 5.00i?

  • 4g lighter
    12gvs16g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Sennheiser CX 5.00i better than Sennheiser CX 300S?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs21000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs17Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

12g

16g

3.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
4.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
5.travel bag is included
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

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

16Hz

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

118dB/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 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
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 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
3.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

4.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 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
5.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

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
6.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser CX 300S
Sennheiser CX 5.00i

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