72points
47points

Beats Solo 3 Wireless

69points
40points

Beats Studio3 Wireless

94points
74points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
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Cost-effectiveness winner
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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26 facts in comparison

Beats Solo 3 Wirelessvs Beats Studio3 Wirelessvs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
72
points
Beats Solo 3 Wireless
69
points
Beats Studio3 Wireless
94
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Why is Beats Solo 3 Wireless better than the others?

  • Weight
    215gvs260,289g
  • Battery life
    ?

    40hvs22,24h
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Beats Studio3 Wireless better than the others?

  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than the others?

  • Number of microphones
    ?

    2vs1,1
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

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Design

1.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
4.weight
?

Best

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3g

215g

260g

289g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Sound quality

1.has 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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.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.

For example

JBL T460BT

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

40h

22h

24h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Features

1.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

2

4.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 Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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