Hearos Ultimate Softness Series vs Mack's Pillow Soft - Comparison


The Hearos Ultimate Softness Series is a stronger earplug than the Mack's Pillow Soft. Please have a look at the decibel comparison chart below. More decibel means stronger sound protection.

The individual reviews of each earplug are available here:
Hearos Ultimate Softness Series

Mack's Pillow Soft


Hearos Ultimate Softness SeriesMack's Pillow Soft


Hearos Ultimate Softness Series
Hearos Ultimate Softness Series picture of packagingHearos Ultimate Softness Series picture ear wearing , side view ear wearing , side angle view

Mack's Pillow Soft
Mack's Pillow Soft picture of packagingMack's Pillow Soft picture

Attenuation (US Standard)

Attenuation according to measurment standard ANSI S3.19-1974

More decibel (dB) means more sound protection. More hertz (Hz) means a higher pitch sound.

Hearos Ultimate Softness Series vs Mack's Pillow Soft attenuation decibel (db) comparison chart (graph)

Overall rating
Hearos Ultimate Softness SeriesMack's Pillow SoftDifference
Attenuation by frequency
Hearos Ultimate Softness Series: dB38.4040.3043.2041.8038.6045.0045.7049.6047.30
Mack's Pillow Soft: dB23.7023.3025.0027.3034.3039.2038.9038.2037.40
Difference: dB14.7017.0018.2014.504.305.806.8011.409.90
Hearos Ultimate Softness Series: SD2.903.904.003.802.602.803.503.804.30
Mack's Pillow Soft: SD4.003.602.802.704.004.304.204.504.50
Difference: SD-1.100.301.201.10-1.40-1.50-0.70-0.70-0.20
Hearos Ultimate Softness Series: dB less SD35.5036.4039.2038.0036.0042.2042.2045.8043.00
Mack's Pillow Soft: dB less SD19.7019.7022.2024.6030.3034.9034.7033.7032.90
Difference: dB less SD15.8016.7017.0013.405.707.307.5012.1010.10

Source Hearos Ultimate Softness Series: DAP World, Inc.. Packaging information. A picture of the packaging information is available here.Source Mack's Pillow Soft: Mack's. Noise Reduction Info - Pillow Soft Earplugs 6 Pair Value. Retrieved from http://www.macksearplugs.com/noise-reduction-info/ear-plugs-for-swimming/pillow-soft-earplugs-6-pair-value on 2016-12-18