Beats by Dre Solo 2Nixon Apollo
Top 59%550 points
Top 59%
Top 54%613 points
Top 54%
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Nixon Apollo
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Top specs and features

Beats by Dre Solo 2 vs Nixon Apollo: 15 facts in comparison

1. weight

115g lighter.
205g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
90g

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
Nixon Apollo
46% 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
Nixon Apollo
72% 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
Nixon Apollo
39% 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
Nixon Apollo
32% 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
Nixon Apollo
45% 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
Nixon Apollo
38% have it

8. 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
Nixon Apollo
52% have it

9. 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
Nixon Apollo
76% 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
Nixon Apollo
31% have it

11. 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
Nixon Apollo
63% have it

12. 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
Nixon Apollo
12% have it

13. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Parrot Zik Sport: 8
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14. 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
Nixon Apollo
86% have it

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