80points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

55points

Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless

57points

H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT vs Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless vs H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT better than Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless & H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof?

  • Has a detachable cable
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Why is Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof?

  • Weight
    24gvs310,28g
  • Has an in-line control panel

Why is H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a coiled cord
  • Weather sealed

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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

4.weight

310g

24g

28g

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5.has an in-ear form
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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.can be folded
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H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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

2.has a neodymium magnet
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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.has an in-line control panel
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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

3.can be used as a headset
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
H2O Audio Surge Sportwrap 2G Waterproof

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

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