57points

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision

61points

Sennheiser IE 80

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
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15 facts in comparison

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision vs Sennheiser IE 80

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80
57
points
Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
61
points
Sennheiser IE 80

Why is Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision better than Sennheiser IE 80?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sennheiser IE 80 better than Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs17Hz
  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    125dB/mWvs114dB/mW
  • Has a detachable 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 400-II Precision
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 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80
3.travel bag is included
?

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

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80
5.has an in-ear form
?

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.

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80
6.has an L-shaped plug
?

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.

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
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

22000Hz

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

114dB/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 400-II Precision
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

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sennheiser CX 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80

Connectivity

1.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 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80

Features

1.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 400-II Precision
Sennheiser IE 80

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