50points

Sennheiser IE 800

65points

Sony XBA-3iP

Sennheiser IE 800
Comparison winner
Sony XBA-3iP
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18 facts in comparison

Sennheiser IE 800 vs Sony XBA-3iP

Sennheiser IE 800
Sony XBA-3iP
50
points
Sennheiser IE 800
65
points
Sony XBA-3iP

Why is Sennheiser IE 800 better than Sony XBA-3iP?

  • 17000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    45000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 17dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    125dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony XBA-3iP better than Sennheiser IE 800?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs5Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    12 Ohmsvs16 Ohms
  • 1g lighter
    7gvs8g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.2mvs1.1m

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 800
Sony XBA-3iP
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

8g

7g

3.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sennheiser IE 800
Sony XBA-3iP
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Sennheiser IE 800
Sony XBA-3iP
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sennheiser IE 800
Sony XBA-3iP
6.has an in-ear form
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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
Sony XBA-3iP

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

45000Hz

28000Hz

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

5Hz

4Hz

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

125dB/mW

108dB/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 800
Sony XBA-3iP
5.impedance
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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

12 Ohms

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser IE 800
Sony XBA-3iP
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 800
Sony XBA-3iP

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 800
Sony XBA-3iP
2.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 800
Sony XBA-3iP

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