51points

Sennheiser IE 80

48points

Sennheiser IE 80 S

Sennheiser IE 80
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Sennheiser IE 80 vs Sennheiser IE 80 S

Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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Sennheiser IE 80
48
points
Sennheiser IE 80 S

Why is Sennheiser IE 80 better than Sennheiser IE 80 S?

  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    125dB/mWvs116dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 13g lighter
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    5gvs18g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Sennheiser IE 80 S better than Sennheiser IE 80?

  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a straight plug
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a detachable cable
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

5g

18g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.travel bag is included
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

10Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
5.sound pressure level

125dB/mW

116dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Sennheiser IE 80 S
Wi-Fi 4 (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.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
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.
6.has voice commands
Sennheiser IE 80
Sennheiser IE 80 S
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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