49points

AKG K612 Pro

90points

Philips SHB8750NC

47points

Philips SHP8500

97points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

AKG K612 Pro
Philips SHB8750NC
Philips SHP8500
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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AKG K612 Pro vs Philips SHB8750NC vs Philips SHP8500 vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

AKG K612 Pro
Philips SHB8750NC
Philips SHP8500
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
AKG K612 Pro
Philips SHB8750NC
Philips SHP8500
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Why is AKG K612 Pro better than Philips SHB8750NC & Philips SHP8500 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an open-back design

Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than AKG K612 Pro & Philips SHP8500 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs12,10,20Hz
  • Impedance
    16 Ohmsvs120,32,32 Ohms
  • Weight
    226gvs238,560,289g

Why is Philips SHP8500 better than AKG K612 Pro & Philips SHB8750NC & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

    Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than AKG K612 Pro & Philips SHB8750NC & Philips SHP8500?

    • Travel bag is included
    • Has an L-shaped plug
    • Has a mute function

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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 K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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 K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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

    4.weight

    238g

    226g

    560g

    289g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    5.can be folded
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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

    6.has a tangle free cable
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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    Sound quality

    1.highest frequency

    39500Hz

    22000Hz

    28000Hz

    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

    2.lowest frequency

    12Hz

    10Hz

    10Hz

    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

    3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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

    101dB/mW

    105dB/mW

    106dB/mW

    93dB/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
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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.impedance

    120 Ohms

    16 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

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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    AKG K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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 K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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 K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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 K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

    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 K612 Pro
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Philips SHP8500
    Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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

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