83points

AKG Y500 Wireless

73points

Plantronics Backbeat Sense

AKG Y500 Wireless
Comparison winner
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
vs
vs

35 facts in comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless vs Plantronics Backbeat Sense

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
83
points
AKG Y500 Wireless
73
points
Plantronics Backbeat Sense

Why is AKG Y500 Wireless better than Plantronics Backbeat Sense?

  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs20Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs32mm
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Plantronics Backbeat Sense better than AKG Y500 Wireless?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 90g lighter
    140gvs230g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless

Buy used:

$129.99

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Green) AKGY500BTGRN【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$680.00
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$59.99
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$77.26
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Pink) AKGY500BTPIK【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$680.00

Plantronics Backbeat Sense

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Sense SE - Special ...Plantronics Backbeat Sense SE - Special Edition Bluetooth Wireless Headphones - Limited Edition Black on Black (208240-01) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Sense - Wireless He...Plantronics Backbeat Sense - Wireless Headphones with MIC (White/Tan)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Sense Wireless Blue...Plantronics Backbeat Sense Wireless Bluetooth Headphones with Mic - White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat - Headphones (Black & Tan) (Pro 2)
Amazon logo
$170.36
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonJabra Move Wireless Stereo Headphones - ...Jabra Move Wireless Stereo Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$57.46
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat 500 Wireless Blueto...Plantronics BackBeat 500 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Lightweight Memory Foam Headband and Earcups - Compatible with iPhone, iPad, Android, and Other Smart Devices - Dark Grey
Amazon logo
$57.95
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat GO 600 Noise-Isolat...Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 Noise-Isolating Headphones, Over-The-Ear Bluetooth Headphones, Navy
Amazon logo
$65.35
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat FIT 500 On-Ear Spor...Plantronics BackBeat FIT 500 On-Ear Sport Headphones, Wireless Headphones with Sweat-Resistant Nano-Coating Technology by P2i, Black
Amazon logo
$93.27
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonCreative Sound Blaster Jam Ultra-Light B...Creative Sound Blaster Jam Ultra-Light Bluetooth Headset
Amazon logo
$29.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat GO 810 Wireless Hea...Plantronics BackBeat GO 810 Wireless Headphones, Active Noise Canceling Over Ear Headphones, Bone White
Amazon logo
$133.42

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 Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
2.has a detachable cable
?

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

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
3.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 200

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

230g

140g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

For example

Motorola VerveBuds 400

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

22000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

16Hz

20Hz

3.has passive noise reduction
?

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

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
4.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

32mm

5.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 Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense

Power

1.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2.5h

2.5h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
4.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4.2

4

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense

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 Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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 Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
5.has an in-line control panel
?

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

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense
6.has wireless charging
?

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

For example

1more True Wireless ANC In-Ear

AKG Y500 Wireless
Plantronics Backbeat Sense

Price comparison

AKG Y500 Wireless

Buy used:

$129.99

ProductStorePrice
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Green) AKGY500BTGRN【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$680.00
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$59.99
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Blueto...AKG Y500 On-Ear Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$77.26
AKG Y500 Wireless AmazonAKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wirele...AKG Sealed Dynamic Type Bluetooth Wireless Headphone Y500 Wireless (Pink) AKGY500BTPIK【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$680.00

Plantronics Backbeat Sense

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Sense SE - Special ...Plantronics Backbeat Sense SE - Special Edition Bluetooth Wireless Headphones - Limited Edition Black on Black (208240-01) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Sense - Wireless He...Plantronics Backbeat Sense - Wireless Headphones with MIC (White/Tan)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Sense Wireless Blue...Plantronics Backbeat Sense Wireless Bluetooth Headphones with Mic - White (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat - Headphones (Black & Tan) (Pro 2)
Amazon logo
$170.36
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonJabra Move Wireless Stereo Headphones - ...Jabra Move Wireless Stereo Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$57.46
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat 500 Wireless Blueto...Plantronics BackBeat 500 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Lightweight Memory Foam Headband and Earcups - Compatible with iPhone, iPad, Android, and Other Smart Devices - Dark Grey
Amazon logo
$57.95
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat GO 600 Noise-Isolat...Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 Noise-Isolating Headphones, Over-The-Ear Bluetooth Headphones, Navy
Amazon logo
$65.35
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat FIT 500 On-Ear Spor...Plantronics BackBeat FIT 500 On-Ear Sport Headphones, Wireless Headphones with Sweat-Resistant Nano-Coating Technology by P2i, Black
Amazon logo
$93.27
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonCreative Sound Blaster Jam Ultra-Light B...Creative Sound Blaster Jam Ultra-Light Bluetooth Headset
Amazon logo
$29.99
Plantronics Backbeat Sense AmazonPlantronics BackBeat GO 810 Wireless Hea...Plantronics BackBeat GO 810 Wireless Headphones, Active Noise Canceling Over Ear Headphones, Bone White
Amazon logo
$133.42

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.