87points

Apple AirPods Pro

69points

Beats Solo Pro

Apple AirPods Pro
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34 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods Pro vs Beats Solo Pro

Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
87
points
Apple AirPods Pro
69
points
Beats Solo Pro

Why is Apple AirPods Pro better than Beats Solo Pro?

  • Sweat resistance
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • 256.2g lighter
    ?

    10.8gvs267g
  • Has an earbud form
    ?
  • Has a wind noise reduction microphone
    ?
  • Has wireless charging
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Why is Beats Solo Pro better than Apple AirPods Pro?

  • 35h longer battery life
    ?

    40hvs5h
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    6vs4
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Apple AirPods Pro

Buy used:

$13.79

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonApple AirPods Pro (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$194.00
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Ivory
Amazon logo
$199.95
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonDGege Silicone Case Cover Compatible wit...DGege Silicone Case Cover Compatible with Apple AirPods Pro, Protective Case with Carabiner for Airpods 3 (Front LED Visible), Purple
Amazon logo
$4.99
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonAnker Wireless Charger, PowerWave Pad Qi...Anker Wireless Charger, PowerWave Pad Qi-Certified 10W Max for iPhone SE (2020), 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, Xs Max, XR, XS, X, 8, 8 Plus, AirPods, Galaxy S20 S10 S9 S8, Note 10 9 8 (No AC Adapter)
Amazon logo
$9.99

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$91.84

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$163.97
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Batte...Beats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Battery Free For Unlimited Listening, Built In Mic And Controls - Red
Amazon logo
$91.00
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shad...Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shadow Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Totally Wireless & High-P...Powerbeats Pro Totally Wireless & High-Performance Bluetooth Earphones Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$167.08
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetoot...Beats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Mickey's 90th Anniversary Edition - Kit with USB Adapter Cube
Amazon logo
$199.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro - Totally Wireless Earpho...Powerbeats Pro - Totally Wireless Earphones - Ivory (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$164.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC He...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Portable Gaming Sport Noise Cancelling Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$308.98

Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
5.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
6.weight

10.8g

267g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Microphone

1.number of microphones

4

6

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

Power

1.Battery life

5h

40h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

5

5

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
2.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
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.

Features

1.has voice commands
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
2.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
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.
3.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.has a mute function
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has an open-back design
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
3.Has a wind noise reduction microphone
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
A wind noise reduction microphone is designed to reduce wind interference, providing sharper audio in windy situations.
4.has a detachable cable
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.has an on-ear form
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Solo Pro
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

Price comparison

Apple AirPods Pro

Buy used:

$13.79

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonApple AirPods Pro (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$194.00
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Ivory
Amazon logo
$199.95
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonDGege Silicone Case Cover Compatible wit...DGege Silicone Case Cover Compatible with Apple AirPods Pro, Protective Case with Carabiner for Airpods 3 (Front LED Visible), Purple
Amazon logo
$4.99
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonAnker Wireless Charger, PowerWave Pad Qi...Anker Wireless Charger, PowerWave Pad Qi-Certified 10W Max for iPhone SE (2020), 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, Xs Max, XR, XS, X, 8, 8 Plus, AirPods, Galaxy S20 S10 S9 S8, Note 10 9 8 (No AC Adapter)
Amazon logo
$9.99

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$91.84

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$163.97
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Batte...Beats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Battery Free For Unlimited Listening, Built In Mic And Controls - Red
Amazon logo
$91.00
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shad...Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shadow Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Totally Wireless & High-P...Powerbeats Pro Totally Wireless & High-Performance Bluetooth Earphones Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$167.08
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetoot...Beats by Dr. Dre Solo3 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Mickey's 90th Anniversary Edition - Kit with USB Adapter Cube
Amazon logo
$199.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro - Totally Wireless Earpho...Powerbeats Pro - Totally Wireless Earphones - Ivory (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$164.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC He...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Portable Gaming Sport Noise Cancelling Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$308.98

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