40points
27points

AKG K701

63points
45points

Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless

89points
76points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

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Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
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25 facts in comparison

AKG K701vs Beats Powerbeats 3 Wirelessvs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
40
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AKG K701
63
points
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
89
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Why is AKG K701 better than the others?

  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless better than the others?

  • Sweat resistant
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has wireless charging
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Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than the others?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be folded
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Has a mute function
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Design

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

AKG K701
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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
5.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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Sound quality

1.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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
2.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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Power

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

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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 K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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5.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

AKG K701
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
6.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

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