Audio-Technica ATH-M50RDBeats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Top 45%745 points
Top 45%
Top 33%895 points
Top 33%
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD vs Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless: 22 facts in comparison

1. weight

69g lighter.
284g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
215g

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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
46% 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
34% 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
72% have it

5. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
39% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
32% have it

7. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
45% have it

8. can be used as a headset

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
38% have it

9. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
76% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
52% have it

11. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
42% have it

12. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
31% have it

13. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
15% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
17% 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
12% have it

17. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
9% have it

18. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
8% have it

19. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
86% have it

20. 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-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
23% have it

21. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.3m

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50RD
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
10% have it

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