54points

Sennheiser IE 80 S

64points

Sennheiser Momentum

Sennheiser IE 80 S
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Sennheiser IE 80 S vs Sennheiser Momentum

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
54
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
64
points
Sennheiser Momentum

Why is Sennheiser IE 80 S better than Sennheiser Momentum?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs16Hz
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • 6dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    116dB/mWvs110dB/mW
  • 172g lighter
    18gvs190g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Sennheiser Momentum better than Sennheiser IE 80 S?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2m
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

18g

190g

4.sweat resistant
?

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

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Sennheiser Momentum
5.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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Sennheiser Momentum
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sennheiser Momentum

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

20000Hz

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

10Hz

16Hz

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

116dB/mW

110dB/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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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

18 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
5.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

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Sennheiser Momentum
6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum

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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum
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 IE 80 S
Sennheiser Momentum

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