55points

Beats by Dre Executive

99points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

87points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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Beats by Dre Executive vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Why is Beats by Dre Executive better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Beats by Dre Executive & Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a mute function

Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Beats by Dre Executive & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Weight
    245gvs340,289g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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

4.weight

340g

289g

245g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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

6.has included ear pads
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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)
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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.

4.number of microphones

1

2

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

5.has a noise canceling microphone
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

6.has a mute function
Beats by Dre Executive
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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

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