57points

AKG K167 Tiesto

99points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

65points

Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

AKG K167 Tiesto
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Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless
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AKG K167 Tiesto vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

Why is AKG K167 Tiesto better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs20,20Hz
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than AKG K167 Tiesto & Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has a mute function

Why is Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless better than AKG K167 Tiesto & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Weight
    180gvs250,289g

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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 K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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.weight

250g

289g

180g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

5.can be folded
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

6.has a tangle free cable
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

20Hz

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

2.highest frequency

27000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

4.impedance

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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 K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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 K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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.can be used as a headset
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 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.

3.has a mute function
AKG K167 Tiesto
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

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

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