40points

Beats by Dre Mixr

91points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
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24 facts in comparison

Beats by Dre Mixr vs Sennheiser PXC 550

Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Beats by Dre Mixr better than Sennheiser PXC 550?

  • 17g lighter
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    210gvs227g
  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has a coil cable
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Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Beats by Dre Mixr?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 2 more microphone(s)
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    3vs1
  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

Sennheiser PXC 550

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$218.49
Sennheiser PXC 550 walmartOMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset A...OMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset Audio AUX Extension Cable for Sennheiser PXC 360 BT Compact Noise-Canceling Travel Headphones
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$159.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
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 Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

210g

227g

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
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Sennheiser PXC 550
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
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Sennheiser PXC 550
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Sennheiser PXC 550
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

3

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Beats by Dre Mixr
Sennheiser PXC 550
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.has a mute function
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Sennheiser PXC 550
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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