Beats by Dre urBeats SESony XBA-NC85D
Top 66%453 points
Top 66%
Top 47%716 points
Top 47%
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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Beats by Dre urBeats SE vs Sony XBA-NC85D: 19 facts in comparison

1. weight

12g lighter.
18g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
6g

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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
72% have it

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
25% have it

5. 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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
39% 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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
45% have it

7. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
52% have it

8. 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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
76% 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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
31% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
17% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
41% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
63% have it

13. 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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
12% have it

14. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
9% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.5m

17. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
6% have it

18. 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 urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
33% have it

19. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Sony XBA-NC85D
4% have it

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