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Able Planet ANC XNC230B vs Beats by Dre Mixr: 15 facts in comparison

1. weight

153g lighter.
363g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
210g

2. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
45% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
69% have it

4. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
39% have it

5. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
46% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
31% have it

7. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
41% have it

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
76% have it

9. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
13% have it

10. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
63% have it

11. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
31% have it

12. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
83% have it

13. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.52m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.6m

14. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
7% have it

15. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Beats by Dre Mixr
23% have it

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