59points

Sennheiser CX 5.00i

54points

Sony MH1CBLK

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19 facts in comparison

Sennheiser CX 5.00i vs Sony MH1CBLK

Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
59
points
Sennheiser CX 5.00i
54
points
Sony MH1CBLK

Why is Sennheiser CX 5.00i better than Sony MH1CBLK?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    118dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Sony MH1CBLK better than Sennheiser CX 5.00i?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    1Hzvs16Hz
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Price comparison

Sennheiser CX 5.00i

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser CX 3.00 Black In-Ear Headphon...Sennheiser CX 3.00 Black In-Ear Headphone (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$20.98
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser Momentum In-Ear (Android vers...Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear (Android version) - Black Red
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$99.95
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser CX 5.00i and black Headphone...Sennheiser CX 5.00i and black Headphones In-Ear with Microphone for Apple
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$125.89
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser MM30i Headphones (Discontinue...Sennheiser MM30i Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$32.73
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$177.99
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser CX 2.00i White In-Ear Canal H...Sennheiser CX 2.00i White In-Ear Canal Headset (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$29.99
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGa...Sennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$349.99
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser CX 5.00i AmazonSennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone ...Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System
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$199.95

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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
2.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
3.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
4.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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
5.cable length
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A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

1.2m

1.2m

6.has an L-shaped plug
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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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK

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-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

20000Hz

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

16Hz

1Hz

3.sound pressure level
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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

115dB/mW

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

Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
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 a neodymium magnet
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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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser CX 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK

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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK
3.number of microphones
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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
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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 5.00i
Sony MH1CBLK

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