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Fearlessleader
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Jan 9, 2019
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While I’d love better sound, my key necessity is: noise isolation. In trying & trying I’ve only had triple flange tips or Klipsch oval fit deep enough and seal enough to isolate (Comply doesn’t do “it” for me). My #1 choice so far is Plugfones with 26dB NRR which comes w/flanged tips. About the only units that have a long enough tube (whatever you call the piece you put the tip onto) to let the tip get in enough w/out the driver pushing against my ear keeping the tips from seating are Jaybirds (only tried X2). So, my question: will these achieve at least 24dB NRR isolation?
Jan 9, 2019
Jyri
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Nuforce
Jan 12, 2019
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I haven't measured but in general these have better than average isolation. The nozzle on the Stride is smaller than what you find on normal bluetooth IEMs as we don´ t need to keep driver inside the nozzle. Let me check if our team has any data of the isolation. I´ll get back to you.
Jan 12, 2019
Fearlessleader
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Jan 12, 2019
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Thanks. Average isolation -- 90-95% of all IEMs I've tried (of a dozen or two) are unusably low isolation (as in: only usable in a library). Is it that nozzle LENGTH is smaller or the DIAMETER? If the length is shorter, then it'll be mighty tough to put a triple flange on and have it reach down into my canal.
Jan 12, 2019
BigOldDonkey
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Jan 14, 2019
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What's the diameter of the nozzle if you don't mind me asking?
Jan 14, 2019
Jyri
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Nuforce
Jan 15, 2019
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The length can be longer than some other earphones have. Certainly not the shortest. Diameter of the nozzle is smaller.
Jan 15, 2019
Jyri
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Nuforce
Jan 15, 2019
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Tip of the nozzle is about 5mm.
Jan 15, 2019
BigOldDonkey
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Jan 15, 2019
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Perfect, thanks.
Jan 15, 2019
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