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Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
Top 46%702 points
Top 46%
Top 40%782 points
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Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
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Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless vs Sony MDR-XB30EX: 20 facts in comparison

1. 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
45% have it

2. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
36% 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
69% 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
39% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
24% 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
47% have it

7. 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
44% 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
76% have it

9. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
23% have it

10. 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
18% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
64% have it

12. 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
31% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
43% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
50% have it

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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
82% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
14% have it

17. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
13% have it

18. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
17% 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
36% have it

20. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB30EX
5% have it

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