47points

Able Planet ANC XNC230B

55points

Phiaton Moderna MS 200

93points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

97points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

92points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Phiaton Moderna MS 200
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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Able Planet ANC XNC230B vs Phiaton Moderna MS 200 vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Phiaton Moderna MS 200
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Phiaton Moderna MS 200
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Why is Able Planet ANC XNC230B better than Phiaton Moderna MS 200 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Has an in-line control panel

Why is Phiaton Moderna MS 200 better than Able Planet ANC XNC230B & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs20,20,20,18Hz
  • Weight
    5.6gvs363,289,289,221.1g
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Sweat resistant
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Weather sealed

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Able Planet ANC XNC230B & Phiaton Moderna MS 200 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

    Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Able Planet ANC XNC230B & Phiaton Moderna MS 200 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

      Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Able Planet ANC XNC230B & Phiaton Moderna MS 200 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

      • Has a neodymium magnet

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      Design

      1.has stereo speakers
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

      2.has an over-the-ear form
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

      3.has a detachable cable
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

      4.weight

      363g

      5.6g

      289g

      289g

      221.1g

      Best

      Sony MDR-EX150AP

      3g

      5.can be folded
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

      6.has a tangle free cable
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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      Sound quality

      1.highest frequency

      20000Hz

      27000Hz

      20000Hz

      20000Hz

      22000Hz

      The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

      Best

      Sony MDR-Z1R

      120000Hz

      2.lowest frequency

      20Hz

      10Hz

      20Hz

      20Hz

      18Hz

      The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

      Best

      Sony MH1CBLK

      1Hz

      3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

      4.sound pressure level

      121dB/mW

      100dB/mW

      93dB/mW

      93dB/mW

      113dB/mW

      Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

      Best

      AKG K553 Pro

      144dB/mW

      5.has a neodymium magnet
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

      6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      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.

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      Power

      1.has a battery level indicator
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

      2.has a rechargeable battery
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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      Connectivity

      1.Can be used wirelessly
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

      2.has a 3.5mm male connector
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

      3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

      4.Has WiFi
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      The device can connect to WiFi.

      For example

      Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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      Features

      1.control panel placed on a device
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

      2.can be used as a headset
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      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.

      3.has an in-line control panel
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

      4.has a noise canceling microphone
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

      For example

      Microsoft Surface Headphones

      5.has a mute function
      Able Planet ANC XNC230B
      Phiaton Moderna MS 200
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
      Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
      Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

      The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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