47points

AKG K612 Pro

82points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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AKG K612 Pro vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
47
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AKG K612 Pro
82
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Why is AKG K612 Pro better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • 19500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    39500Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    101dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 51g lighter
    238gvs289g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than AKG K612 Pro?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 88 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs120 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

Price comparison

AKG K612 Pro

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$299.97

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Design

1.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. Show more

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

238g

289g

5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Sound quality

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

39500Hz

20000Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

12Hz

20Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

101dB/mW

93dB/mW

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

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.impedance
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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

120 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

AKG K612 Pro
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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