48points
33points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4

80points
74points

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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24 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 vs Beats by Dre Studio Wireless

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
48
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
80
points
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 better than Beats by Dre Studio Wireless?

  • 7.5h longer battery life
    ?

    19hvs11.5h
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4
  • 25g lighter
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    235gvs260g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 0.9m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    10mvs9.1m

Why is Beats by Dre Studio Wireless better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 1h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs2.5h
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
    ?

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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 H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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 Studio Wireless
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

235g

260g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
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Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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.

Power

1.Battery life

19h

11.5h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2.5h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has a removable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

9.1m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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