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Sennheiser CX 890I

alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 reviews of Sennheiser CX 890I. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and comfort. The design and price also get good feedback. Comments are divided on the treble quality. There are some less positive reviews about the portability.

sound, price, design, comfort, durability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser CX 890I is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Sennheiser CX 890I from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Reviews about the comfort and design are overall positive. The durability and usability also get good comments, whereas there are some critical opinions about the portability. Reviews are divided on the price.

sound, usability, durability, design, comfort


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sennheiser CX890i Premium Ear Canal Headset with Smart Remote and Integrated Microphone

Sep, 2015


Expert review by: Taimoor Hafeez (

Sennheiser CX890i Headphones Review


Masterful sound in a stylish package.

Sharp sound; Great noise isolation; Easy remote control; Distinctive looks

Remote control doesn't work with all Android smartphones; Coating on remote can get scratched easily

The Sennheiser CX890i are a nice pair of headphones, the included remote control with built-in mic does an apt job during calls. With great sound quality and very distinctive looks, the CX890i is a very impressive headset, although you should take a...

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: (

Sennheiser CX 890i review


The Sennheiser CX 890i are stylish in-ears headphones that don't cost the earth. But are they the perfect replacement earphones? Let's find out...

Rugged build ; Cool design ; Big remote

Cable doesn't feel premium ; A tad pricey for what they are

Tough, balanced and eye-catching, the CX 890is are a worthwhile investment that can be used at home or on-the-go with no drop in sound quality or annoying noise leakage. They're expensive but great value and ideal for anyone who listens to much of...

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Sennheiser CX 890i


Unusual-looking headphones that sound even sharper than they look.

Interesting look, Decent remote

Brittle treble, Temperamental sound is genre-specific, Design doesn’t fit well with price

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Dog_Bone_384 (

Typical \'German Engineering\'


All my Sennheiser headphones have a warm, detailed sound and are very durable. I bought my first pair in 2007 and they\'re still going strong. I put my 680i\'s through the wash and they still work fine. My new 890\'s sound just as good & look great. I...

Comfortable","Great Sound","Lightweight

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: Hildemax (

Its design hides a sound beast inside


This product is most relation quality and portability, even with limitation of ear-buds to reproduce all audio gamma with accuracy the Sennheiser CX890i does that task perfectly. Everything is combined with luxury and sturdy design . If you\'re looking...

Comfortable","Compact","Durable","Good Bass","Good Value","Great Sound","High End Quality","Stylish

Thin Cable

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Bravo51 (

Mix of style and sound


The cx890i offers great balanced sound only if you have good quality recordings or else these will bring out the flaws.It will also bring out some details that you have never heard before in your music. The earbuds themselves are well constructed, they...

Comfortable","Durable","Good Value","Great Sound","Stylish

Thin Cable

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Display: No
Integrated Amplifier: No
LCD Display: No
Microphone Boom Arm: No
Multi Compatible Gaming Function: No
Mute Control: No
Sound System:STEREO
Volume Control: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Connection:3.5 mm Plug / ONE 3.5 mm Plug
USB Dongle: No

General Features

Compatibility:for 4 and more brands
Form factor:In Ear Headset
Product Type:In Ear Headset
Type:In Ear Headset