Beats by Dre Solo 2Bose SIE2
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Top 59%
Top 70%386 points
Top 70%
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Bose SIE2
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Beats by Dre Solo 2 vs Bose SIE2: 18 facts in comparison

1. weight

188g lighter.
205g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
17g

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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
48% have it

3. 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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
73% have it

4. 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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
38% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
31% have it

6. 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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
44% have it

7. 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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
36% have it

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
75% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
54% have it

10. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
32% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
42% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
64% have it

13. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
13% have it

14. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
10% have it

15. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
22% have it

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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
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 Solo 2
Bose SIE2
33% have it

18. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Beats by Dre Solo 2
Bose SIE2
3% have it

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