40points

Sennheiser IE 800

52points

Shure SE846

Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
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15 facts in comparison

Sennheiser IE 800 vs Shure SE846

Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
40
points
Sennheiser IE 800
52
points
Shure SE846

Why is Sennheiser IE 800 better than Shure SE846?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs15Hz
  • 25000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    125dB/mWvs114dB/mW
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Shure SE846 better than Sennheiser IE 800?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 7 Ohms lower impedance
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    9 Ohmsvs16 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 0.5m longer cable
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    1.6mvs1.1m

Price comparison

Sennheiser IE 800

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser IE800S in-Ear Headphones
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$999.94
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser IE 80 S Adjustable Bass Earbu...Sennheiser IE 80 S Adjustable Bass Earbud Headphone, Black
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$174.49
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser IE60 Headphone
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$149.00
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonMEE audio M6 PRO Musicians’ In-Ear Monit...MEE audio M6 PRO Musicians’ In-Ear Monitors with Detachable Cables; Universal-Fit and Noise-Isolating (2nd Generation) (Black)
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$39.99
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonMEE Professional MX2 PRO Customizable No...MEE Professional MX2 PRO Customizable Noise-Isolating Universal-Fit Modular Musician’s in-Ear Monitors (Smoke)
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$99.99
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser CX 100 In Ear Headphone - Bla...Sennheiser CX 100 In Ear Headphone - Black
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$29.45
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser IE 4 Earphones
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$59.95
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser IE 80S BT Audiophile in-Ear B...Sennheiser IE 80S BT Audiophile in-Ear Bluetooth Headphone
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$499.00
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser HD1 In-Ear Headphones (iOS ve...Sennheiser HD1 In-Ear Headphones (iOS version) - Black Red (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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$75.33
Sennheiser IE 800 AmazonSennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - ...Sennheiser HD 559 Open Back Headphone - Black
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$115.99

Shure SE846

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$716.79

ProductStorePrice
Shure SE846 AmazonShure SE846-CL Sound Isolating Earphones...Shure SE846-CL Sound Isolating Earphones with Quad High Definition MicroDrivers and True Subwoofer
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$899.00
Shure SE846 AmazonShure SE846 Quad Driver Earphones w/ Y C...Shure SE846 Quad Driver Earphones w/ Y Cable & Music Phone Cable CBL-M+-K-EFS for Iphone
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$928.00
Shure SE846 AmazonShure SE846-CL-A Sound Isolating Earphon...Shure SE846-CL-A Sound Isolating Earphones (International Version)
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$899.00
Shure SE846 AmazonShure SE846 Wireless Earphones with Blue...Shure SE846 Wireless Earphones with Bluetooth 5.0, Sound Isolating, Black
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$999.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
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 800
Shure SE846
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
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.travel bag is included
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.has an in-ear form
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
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.
6.cable length

1.1m

1.6m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

15Hz

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

45000Hz

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
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

125dB/mW

114dB/mW

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

16 Ohms

9 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.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser IE 800
Shure SE846
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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