Sennheiser IE 800
Top 33%429 points
Top 33%
Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
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Top 100%
225 headphones
1Hz - 9.25Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
impedance
sound pressure level
weight

Sennheiser IE 800: 15 facts and highlights

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
45000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
152
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2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
141
0

3. weight

8g
AKG IP2: 3g
122
0

4. 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.
16Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
97
0

5. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
125dB/mW
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 130dB/mW
78
0

6. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Sennheiser IE 800
73% have it
72
0

7. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
7mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
51
0

8. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Sennheiser IE 800
42% have it
48
0

9. 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 800
32% have it
48
0

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Sennheiser IE 800
74% have it
47
0

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sennheiser IE 800
65% have it
44
0

12. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.10m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
35
0

13. 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 800
33% have it
29
0

14. 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 800
88% have it
28
0

15. is open backed

The device is designed to allow sound out through the back of the earcup and provides very natural and accurate sound. It's good for home listening.
Sennheiser IE 800
10% have it
26
0

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