59points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2

43points

Bose SoundSport In-Ear

93points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

95points

Sennheiser PXC 550

87points

Sony MDR-100ABN

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Bose SoundSport In-Ear
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 vs Bose SoundSport In-Ear vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Bose SoundSport In-Ear
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony MDR-100ABN
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
Bose SoundSport In-Ear
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony MDR-100ABN

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 better than Bose SoundSport In-Ear & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

    Why is Bose SoundSport In-Ear better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

    • Sweat resistant
    • Has an in-ear form
    • Weather sealed

    Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 & Bose SoundSport In-Ear & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

    • Has a mute function

    Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 & Bose SoundSport In-Ear & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

      Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2 & Bose SoundSport In-Ear & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 & Sennheiser PXC 550?

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        Design

        1.has stereo speakers
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

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

        4.can be folded
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

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

        5.has an in-ear form
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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.sweat resistant
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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        Sound quality

        1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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)
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

        2.has a rechargeable battery
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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        Connectivity

        1.Can be used wirelessly
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

        2.has a 3.5mm male connector
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

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

        3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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.can be used as a headset
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        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.

        3.has an in-line control panel
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

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

        4.number of microphones

        1

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        2

        3

        1

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

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        5.has a mute function
        Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H2
        Bose SoundSport In-Ear
        Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
        Sennheiser PXC 550
        Sony MDR-100ABN

        The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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