Shure SE215Westone UM2 RC
Top 49%337 points
Top 49%
Top 41%389 points
Top 41%
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Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
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Top 100%
849 headphones
1Hz - 834Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
impedance
sound pressure level
22
Hz
20
Hz
Sony MH1CBLK
1Hz
Best

Shure SE215 vs Westone UM2 RC: 16 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
17500Hz
Sony MDR-1ABT: 100000Hz
18000Hz
152
0

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
22Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz
140
0

3. 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.
20Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
27Ohms
97
0

4. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
49% have it
93
0

5. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
107dB/mW
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 130dB/mW
119dB/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.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
73% have it
72
0

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
27% have it
67
0

8. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
36% have it
62
0

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Shure SE215
55% have it
49
0

10. 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.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
32% have it
48
0

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
42% have it
48
0

12. 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.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
74% have it
47
0

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
65% have it
44
0

14. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
0
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
0
35
0

15. 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.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
33% have it
28
0

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Shure SE215
Westone UM2 RC
88% have it
28
0

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