51points

Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK

43points

Beats by Dre Wireless

94points

Sennheiser PXC 550

88points

Sony WH-1000XM2

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Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK vs Beats by Dre Wireless vs Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Sony WH-1000XM2

Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Beats by Dre Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WH-1000XM2
Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
Beats by Dre Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WH-1000XM2

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK better than Beats by Dre Wireless & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • Weight
    120gvs210,227,275g
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Beats by Dre Wireless better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony WH-1000XM2?

    Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK & Beats by Dre Wireless & Sony WH-1000XM2?

    • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    • Has an in-line control panel
    • Has a battery level indicator

    Why is Sony WH-1000XM2 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK & Beats by Dre Wireless & Sennheiser PXC 550?

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      Design

      1.has stereo speakers
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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.weight

      120g

      210g

      227g

      275g

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      4.has a detachable cable
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

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

      6.travel bag is included
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

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

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      Sound quality

      1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

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

      3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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.

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      Power

      1.has a battery level indicator
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

      2.has a rechargeable battery
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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      Connectivity

      1.Can be used wirelessly
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

      2.has a 3.5mm male connector
      Audio-Technica ATH-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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-ES55BK
      Beats by Dre Wireless
      Sennheiser PXC 550
      Sony WH-1000XM2

      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.

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