51points

Shure SE315

56points

Westone UM2 RC

Shure SE315
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Shure SE315 vs Westone UM2 RC

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Why is Shure SE315 better than Westone UM2 RC?

    Why is Westone UM2 RC better than Shure SE315?

    • 2Hz lower low-frequency
      20Hzvs22Hz
    • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
      119dB/mWvs116dB/mW
    • Has a tangle free cable

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Shure SE315
    Westone UM2 RC

    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
    Shure SE315
    Westone UM2 RC

    With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

    3.has a tangle free cable
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    Westone UM2 RC

    The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

    4.has an in-ear form
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    Westone UM2 RC

    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.

    5.has included ear pads
    Shure SE315
    Westone UM2 RC

    Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

    6.travel bag is included
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    Westone UM2 RC

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

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    Sound quality

    1.highest frequency

    18500Hz

    18000Hz

    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

    2.lowest frequency

    22Hz

    20Hz

    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

    3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
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    Westone UM2 RC

    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

    116dB/mW

    119dB/mW

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

    Best

    AKG K553 Pro

    144dB/mW

    5.impedance

    27 Ohms

    27 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.

    Best

    Flips Solo 2 Social

    4 Ohms

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    Connectivity

    1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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    Westone UM2 RC

    A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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