72points
40points

Beats Solo 3 Wireless

69points
34points

Beats Studio3 Wireless

100points
62points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
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Cost-effectiveness winner
Sennheiser PXC 550
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26 facts in comparison

Beats Solo 3 Wirelessvs Beats Studio3 Wirelessvs Sennheiser PXC 550

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
72
points
Beats Solo 3 Wireless
69
points
Beats Studio3 Wireless
100
points
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Beats Solo 3 Wireless better than the others?

  • Weight
    215gvs260,227g
  • Battery life
    ?

    40hvs22,30h
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Beats Studio3 Wireless better than the others?

  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than the others?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Number of microphones
    ?

    3vs1,1
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • 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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550
4.weight
?

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215g

260g

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5.can be folded
?

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

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550

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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

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50h

40h

22h

30h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550

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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Sennheiser PXC 550
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

3

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
Sennheiser PXC 550
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550
6.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.

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Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sennheiser PXC 550

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