Beats by Dre PowerbeatsM-Audio Studiophile Q40
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Top 67%
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Top 42%
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats vs M-Audio Studiophile Q40: 17 facts in comparison

1. weight

220g lighter.
30g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
250g

2. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
48% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
33% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
73% have it

5. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
38% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
31% have it

7. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
44% have it

8. can be used as a headset

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.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
36% have it

9. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
75% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
54% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
42% have it

12. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
42% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
64% have it

14. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
10% have it

15. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.12m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
87% have it

17. has an in-ear form

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.
Beats by Dre Powerbeats
M-Audio Studiophile Q40
33% have it

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