55points

Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless

87points

Bose SoundSport Wireless

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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless vs Bose SoundSport Wireless

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Bose SoundSport Wireless
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose SoundSport Wireless

Why is Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless better than Bose SoundSport Wireless?

    Why is Bose SoundSport Wireless better than Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless?

    • 1.3g lighter
      22.7gvs24g
    • Has a neodymium magnet
    • Has a detachable cable
    • Control panel placed on a device
    • Has a straight plug
    • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    • Weather sealed
    • Has a heart rate monitor

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport 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.weight

    24g

    22.7g

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    3g

    3.has a detachable cable
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

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

    4.has an in-ear form
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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.

    5.sweat resistant
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

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

    6.has included ear pads
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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 Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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 Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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 Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport 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.

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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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 Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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.

    3.Has WiFi
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    The device can connect to WiFi.

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport 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.

    2.has an in-line control panel
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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 Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    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.warranty period

    2

    1

    When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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    5.number of microphones

    1

    1

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

    Best

    Parrot Zik Sport

    8

    6.has a noise canceling microphone
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

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

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    Miscellaneous

    1.Has a heart rate monitor
    Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
    Bose SoundSport Wireless

    A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.

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