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Top 48%
Top 33%893 points
Top 33%
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Audio-Technica ATH-EW9 vs Plantronics Backbeat Pro: 21 facts in comparison

1. weight

307g lighter.
33g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
340g

2. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
48% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
33% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
73% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
25% have it

6. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
31% have it

8. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
75% have it

9. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
42% have it

10. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
32% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
53% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
42% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
16% have it

14. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
14% have it

16. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
13% have it

17. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
8% have it

18. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
87% have it

19. has an on-ear form

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
22% have it

20. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
3% have it

21. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Audio-Technica ATH-EW9
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
1% have it

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