57points

Beats by Dre Solo HD

51points

Marshall Major

Beats by Dre Solo HD
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22 facts in comparison

Beats by Dre Solo HD vs Marshall Major

Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major

Why is Beats by Dre Solo HD better than Marshall Major?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 5.1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs98.9dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 140.5g lighter
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    160gvs300.5g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Marshall Major better than Beats by Dre Solo HD?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs45 Ohms
  • 1.34m longer cable
    ?

    2.7mvs1.361m
  • Has a coil cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Beats by Dre Solo HD

ProductStorePrice
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Batte...Beats Ep Wired On-Ear Headphones - Battery Free For Unlimited Listening, Built In Mic And Controls - Red
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$99.95
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo 2 WIRED On-Ear Headphone NOT ...Beats Solo 2 WIRED On-Ear Headphone NOT WIRELESS - Black (Renewed)
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$109.00
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones ...Beats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Gloss Black (Renewed)
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$144.95
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Black
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$229.95
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre EP On-Ear Headphones - ...Beats by Dr. Dre EP On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$69.99
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Club White (Latest Model)
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$199.95
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Gloss Black (Previous Model)
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$191.49
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre Solo 3 On-Ear Headphone...Beats by Dr. Dre Solo 3 On-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth Wireless - Black (Renewed)
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$191.99
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Gloss Black (Renewed)
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$149.00
Beats by Dre Solo HD AmazonurBeats Wired Earphones With 3.5mm Plug ...urBeats Wired Earphones With 3.5mm Plug - Tangle Free Cable, Magnetic Earbuds, Built In Mic And Controls - Defiant Black-Red
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$59.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
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 HD
Marshall Major
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 HD
Marshall Major
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

160g

300.5g

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.
5.can be folded
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
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.
5.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

98.9dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

45 Ohms

32 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
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.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Marshall Major
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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