55points

AKG K 430

61points

LG Tone Platinum

99points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

88points

Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
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AKG K 430 vs LG Tone Platinum vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

Why is AKG K 430 better than LG Tone Platinum & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser Momentum Wireless?

  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is LG Tone Platinum better than AKG K 430 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser Momentum Wireless?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than AKG K 430 & LG Tone Platinum & Sennheiser Momentum Wireless?

  • Has a mute function

Why is Sennheiser Momentum Wireless better than AKG K 430 & LG Tone Platinum & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Has a noise canceling microphone

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

4.has an in-ear form
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

5.can be folded
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

6.sweat resistant
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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RHA TrueConnect

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

2.has a neodymium magnet
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

The device can connect to WiFi.

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Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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.has an in-line control panel
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

3.can be used as a headset
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

5.has a mute function
AKG K 430
LG Tone Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless

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

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