Face-Off: SoundMAGIC E10C VS Sennheiser CX 80s

by Abhijeeth Shetty July 02, 2020

Face-Off: SoundMAGIC E10C VS Sennheiser CX 80s

There are a lot of awesome earphones available under the 2000 price point, across top earphone brands and almost all of them have best-in-class features. While some sport durable build, some are highly comfortable but all these earphones offer quality sound. Today in this article we will be comparing two top earphones of the under 2000 segment— the SoundMAGIC E10C and the Sennheiser CX 80s. These are very popular earphones and when it comes to making the buying decision between these earphones, it often gets confusing.

But worry not, we are here to sort this out for you. This is a simple comparison article that will compare SoundMAGIC E10C and Sennheiser CX 80s on four fronts—Feature Shoutout, Design, Usability and Sound. Helping you to decide which one to go for depending on your likes and requirements. Sorted? Let's get the ball rolling!


Quick Feature Shootout

SoundMAGIC E10C Hero Image 1
Sennheiser CX 80s Hero Image 1


  • Impressive Wide Soundstage & Balanced Sound
  • Strong Metal Build
  • Universally Compatible Three-button Remote & Mic
  • Hard Carrying Case
  • Pairs of Eartips
  • Tangle-Resistant Cables
Sennheiser CX 80s

  •  Balanced Sennheiser Sound
  • Durable Built Quality
  • In-Line Smart Remote and Mic
  • Precise In-ear Fit and Noise Isolation
  • Lightweight and Portable Design
  • Two-Year Warranty



SoundMAGIC E10C Square Image 1
Sennheiser CX 80s Square Image 2.

A noteworthy upgrade to the highly popular E10S, the SoundMAGIC E10C  comes with a strong metal body design. The earphones feature a unique 3-button in-line remote places in an astoundingly durable body while still being extremely lightweight. The SoundMAGIC E10C is available in 4 different colours—simple Black, elegant Gold, bright Red and a vibrant Violet. These earphones display red and blue indicators around the earpieces allowing you to quickly identify the left and right side of the earphone. Additionally, they have a subtle mention of the model name and brand logo on the back of the earpieces

The Sennheiser CX 80S  is a sleek pair of wired in-ear headphone. It comes with 3 eartips that offer a customisable approach to noise isolation. Featuring a one-button in-line mic, listening to music and handling calls is a given. The cable is 1.2m long and connects without a fuss with smartphones or devices with an AUX port. It might sound basic but getting the job done is the priority here. The CX 80S doesn’t disappoint so far. The Sennheiser CX 80S comes in elegant black colour.



SoundMAGIC E10C Square Image 2
Sennheiser CX 80s

The SoundMAGIC E10C  sports a highly functional microphone and 3-button controller for total control for handling calls and music playback on-the-go. The E10C comes with seven pairs of silicone ear-tips of varying sizes, including a double-flanged pair. The SoundMAGIC E10C includes a small carry case, a shirt clip and a double-pin adapter, to add to the utility of these earphones. The coiled cable design of the E10C makes it tangle-free and only aids in the cable extremely durable.

Now there isn’t much that can be said about the Sennheiser CX 80S  as far as tech is concerned. It’s a no-nonsense wired in-ear that delivers well. It has an in-line smart remote giving you handy buttons to control your music on-the-go. The microphone allows you good calling sessions. It comes with three earbuds ensuring you a personalized fit. It also helps in effective noise isolation so you can have an immersive music listening experience.



SoundMAGIC E10C Square Image 3
Sennheiser CX 80s

The biggest strength of the SoundMAGIC E10C  is its sonic performance. The impressive three-dimensional soundstage is clearly wide, ensuring that you enjoy a more natural sound experience. The bass is good, without compromising on the mids and highs. It is amazing how the tones are perfectly separated and you can clearly listen to each aspect of the sound through these earphones.

If you’re a fan of Sennheiser’s impressively tuned audio output, you’re in good company. The Sennheiser CX 80S features the brand’s balanced output signature so that you can enjoy the richness of whatever music you’re listening to. If you’re all about that bass, then fret not. The CX 80s is well equipped to deliver a much more fun music listening session. Overall it gives a natural and enjoyable music listening experience.



SoundMAGIC E10C Hero Image 2
Sennheiser CX 80s

If you prefer a balanced sound and are looking for a convenient 3-button universal button, then go for SoundMAGIC E10C.

If you are a fan of the popular Sennheiser Sound in an earphone with a lightweight and durable design, go with Sennheiser CX 80S.

There you have it! A simple comparison blog, comparing two popular earphones under the 2000 price point. Hope you found this article to be of great help. If you have queries feel free to connect with our in house experts- Headphone Gurus. If you are looking for best earphones under 2000 bucks, kindly go through this article.


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