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Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

73points
46points

Shure Aonic 50

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
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Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless vs Shure Aonic 50

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50

Why is Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless better than Shure Aonic 50?

  • 14Hz lower low-frequency
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    6Hzvs20Hz
  • 1.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    99dB/mWvs97.5dB/mW
  • 29g lighter
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    305gvs334g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Can be folded
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  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • Has USB Type-C
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  • 10°C higher maximum operating temperature
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    55°Cvs45°C

Why is Shure Aonic 50 better than Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 3h longer battery life
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    20hvs17h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 61 Ohms lower impedance
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    39 Ohmsvs100 Ohms
  • 8mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs42mm
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
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 an over-the-ear form
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.has a detachable cable
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Shure Aonic 50
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
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Shure Aonic 50
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Shure Aonic 50
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

305g

334g

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.

Sound quality

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

22000Hz

22000Hz

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 Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
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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Shure Aonic 50
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

99dB/mW

97.5dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
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Shure Aonic 50
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.Has USB Type-C
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
5.has a removable battery
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Shure Aonic 50
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Shure Aonic 50
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
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 Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
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 Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless
Shure Aonic 50
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Miscellaneous

The minimum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.
The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

Price comparison

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

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$349.95
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$349.95
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