Beats by Dre TourPlantronics Backbeat Pro
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Top 32%879 points
Top 32%
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Beats by Dre Tour vs Plantronics Backbeat Pro: 20 facts in comparison

1. weight

320.2g lighter.
19.8g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
340g

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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
48% have it

3. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
25% 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
38% have it

5. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
44% have it

6. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
36% have it

7. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
75% 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
54% have it

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
42% have it

10. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
42% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
16% have it

12. control panel placed on a device

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.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
14% 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
64% have it

14. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
13% have it

15. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
8% have it

16. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

17. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
87% have it

18. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
3% have it

19. 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 Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
33% have it

20. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Beats by Dre Tour
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
1% have it

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