64points

Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless

84points

Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless vs Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
64
points
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
84
points
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Why is Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless better than Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 6.1g lighter
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    215gvs221.1g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Why is Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT better than Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • 0.9m greater wireless connectivity range
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    10mvs9.1m
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • Has voice commands
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

215g

221.1g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.Has Bluetooth aptX
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

2

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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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 Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Beats by Dre Solo 2 Wireless
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

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