Beats Powerbeats 3 WirelessSony MDR-XB950N1
Top 47%694 points
Top 47%
Top 21%1,033 points
Top 21%
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Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless vs Sony MDR-XB950N1: 23 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-XB950N1
48% 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-XB950N1
33% have it

3. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
38% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
31% 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-XB950N1
44% 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-XB950N1
36% 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-XB950N1
75% 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
32% have it

10. 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-XB950N1
54% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
42% have it

12. 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 Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
42% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
16% have it

14. 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-XB950N1
14% have it

15. 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-XB950N1
64% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
8% have it

17. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
10% have it

18. 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-XB950N1
87% have it

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
8% have it

20. 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-XB950N1
33% have it

21. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3% have it

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Beats Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3% have it

23. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
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