57points

SoundMagic ES18S

72points

SoundMagic MP21

SoundMagic ES18S
Comparison winner
SoundMagic MP21
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29 facts in comparison

SoundMagic ES18S vs SoundMagic MP21

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
57
points
SoundMagic ES18S
72
points
SoundMagic MP21

Why is SoundMagic ES18S better than SoundMagic MP21?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • 1mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    10mmvs9mm

Why is SoundMagic MP21 better than SoundMagic ES18S?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    12 Ohmsvs16 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 3g lighter
    8gvs11g
  • Sweat resistant
    ?

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.

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
2.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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
3.sweat resistant
?

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

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

11g

8g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

22000Hz

22000Hz

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

15Hz

15Hz

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

100dB/mW

97dB/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.

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
5.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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

16 Ohms

12 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
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.

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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.

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

SoundMagic ES18S
SoundMagic MP21
6.warranty period
?

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

1

1

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