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Sennheiser CX 980

alaTest has collected and analyzed 203 reviews of Sennheiser CX 980. 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. People really like the durability and comfort. The design and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are negative about the portability. Reviews are divided on the treble quality.

sound, price, design, comfort, durability

portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sennheiser CX 980 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sennheiser CX 980

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 user reviews of Sennheiser CX 980 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the durability and usability are overall positive. The comfort and design also get good reviews. There are some mixed reviews about the price, while many are negative about the treble quality and portability.

sound, design, comfort, usability, durability

portability, treble quality

90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sennheiser CX 980i High Fidelity Ear-Canal HeadsetSennheiser CX 980 High Fidelity Metal-Crafted Ear Canal EarphonesStoreONE Silicone Tips for Sennheiser CX870(i) CX880(i) CX980(i) Earphones (Medium)

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sennheiser CX 980

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Sennheiser CX 980 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the usability and durability. The comfort and price are also appreciated, whereas the size and portability get critical opinions.

sound, price, comfort, durability, usability

portability, size

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sennheiser CX 980 Metal Crafted High Fidelity Earbuds (Discontinued by Manufacturer)Sennheiser CX 980 Metal Crafted High Fidelity Earbuds

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Mark Brezinski (headphoneinfo.com)

Sennheiser CX 980 Headphones Review - Intro

 

The Sennheiser CX 980s are a new pair of in-ears from Sennheiser. The headphones look great and have a sound to match, but at the slightly steep price point of $260, mainstream listeners won't find much to keep them from buying one of Sennheiser's less...

The CX 980s are a good set of headphones that feature great audio quality, solid construction, and come with a decent array of packed-in extras. We have no complaints with the audio quality, but we would've liked a few more sleeves to ensure a better...

Jul, 2010
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Expert review by: Mark Brezinski (reviewed.com)

Sennheiser CX 980

 

A great set, but most people could get a similar experience for cheaper

Great frequency response; Even tracking; Comfortable for in-ears

Not the best isolation

CX 980The CX 980s are a great set of in-ears. They have very low distortion, good audio quality, solid construction, and come with a decent array of packed-in extras. We have no complaints with the audio quality, but we would’ve liked a few more...

Jul, 2010

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Sennheiser CX 980i

 

The CX series takes to the catwalk with the stylish CX 980 earphones.

Stylish design, Smooth, easy on the ear sound

Bass not entirely under control, Expensive

Jul, 2011

Expert review by: (channel5.com)

Sennheiser CX 980

 

The fact Sennheiser CX 980 headphones have been designed in conjunction with BMW Designworks, lets you know they have design credentials to die for. Add to this the fact they are sold in the Apple Store and you know they've passed the good taste test...

Understated, elegant and an absolute joy to wear, the Sennheiser CX 980 are for the music fan who doesn’t need to try too hard to impress. Little extra flourishes, like the inflight adapter and leather carry case, as well as a wide assortment of in-ear...

May, 2011

Product Specifications

Configuration

Active Noise Cancellation: No
DECT: No
Display: No
Dolby PL / AC3: No
Earclip: No
Integrated Amplifier: No
LCD Display: No
Mute Control: No
Neckband: No
Noise Cancellation: No
SCREEM: No
Sound System:STEREO
Speakers:STEREO
Switchbox from Telephone to Headset: No
Volume Control: Yes

Connectivity

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

General Features

Compatibility:for 4 and more brands
Ear Canal Headphone: Yes
Form factor:In Ear Headset
Indoor/Outdoor :Outdoor
Product Type:In Ear Headphones / In Ear Headset
Signal Connection:Wired
Type:In Ear
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