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Top 60%524 points
Top 60%
Top 46%707 points
Top 46%
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Beats by Dre Tour vs Sony XBA-3: 16 facts in comparison

1. weight

12.8g lighter.
19.8g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
7g

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
Sony XBA-3
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 Tour
Sony XBA-3
73% have it

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre Tour
Sony XBA-3
25% 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
Sony XBA-3
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
Sony XBA-3
36% have it

7. 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 Tour
Sony XBA-3
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
Sony XBA-3
54% have it

9. 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 Tour
Sony XBA-3
32% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre Tour
Sony XBA-3
42% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats by Dre Tour
Sony XBA-3
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
Sony XBA-3
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
Sony XBA-3
64% have it

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.28m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

15. 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
Sony XBA-3
87% have it

16. 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
Sony XBA-3
33% have it

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