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Sennheiser IE 8i review: specs and price

Sennheiser IE 8i
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Sennheiser IE 8i

Why is Sennheiser IE 8i better than the average?

  • Lowest frequency
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    10Hzvs14.09Hz
  • Impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs33.46 Ohms
  • Sound pressure level
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    125dB/mWvs105.2dB/mW
  • Weight
    18gvs171.2g
  • Mic sensitivity
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    -40dBV/Pavs-41.86dBV/Pa
  • Highest frequency mic
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    15000Hzvs11357.14Hz

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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 8i
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sennheiser IE 8i
3.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

18g

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

For example

Jaybird Vista

Sennheiser IE 8i
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sennheiser IE 8i
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

House of Marley Buffalo Soldier BT

Sennheiser IE 8i

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

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

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

125dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/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 8i
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

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
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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

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Sennheiser IE 8i
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sennheiser IE 8i

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Sennheiser IE 8i
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

1

3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Sennheiser IE 8i
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

Miscellaneous

1.mic sensitivity
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It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.

Best

Jabra Elite Active 45e

38dBV/Pa

-40dBV/Pa

2.highest frequency mic
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The highest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording treble.

Best

1more C1002

40000Hz

15000Hz

3.lowest frequency mic
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The lowest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording bass. If a microphone is going to be used for speech, a voice microphone, it must have great gain for bass, since human voice is in the low frequencies.

Best

SoundMagic E11D

20Hz

80Hz

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