57points

Sennheiser IE 60

43points

Shure SE215

Comparison winner
Sennheiser IE 60
Shure SE215
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16 facts in comparison

Sennheiser IE 60 vs Shure SE215

Sennheiser IE 60
Shure SE215
57
points
Sennheiser IE 60
43
points
Shure SE215

Why is Sennheiser IE 60 better than Shure SE215?

  • 500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    18000Hzvs17500Hz
  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs22Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs107dB/mW
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Shure SE215 better than Sennheiser IE 60?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 0.42m longer cable
    ?

    1.62mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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 IE 60
Shure SE215
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 IE 60
Shure SE215
3.travel bag is included
?

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

Sennheiser IE 60
Shure SE215
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser IE 60
Shure SE215
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 IE 60
Shure SE215
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 IE 60
Shure SE215

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

18000Hz

17500Hz

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

10Hz

22Hz

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

115dB/mW

107dB/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 IE 60
Shure SE215
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

20 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 IE 60
Shure SE215

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 IE 60
Shure SE215

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