63points
49points

Beats Solo 3 Wireless

72points
68points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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35 facts in comparison

Beats Solo 3 Wireless vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

Beats Solo 3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950B1
63
points
Beats Solo 3 Wireless
72
points
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is Beats Solo 3 Wireless better than Sony MDR-XB950B1?

  • 22h longer battery life
    ?

    40hvs18h
  • 30g lighter
    215gvs245g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than Beats Solo 3 Wireless?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Beats Solo 3 Wireless

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Matte Black (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$199.98
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones ...Beats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Gloss Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats by Dre Solo 3 Wireless On Ear Head...Beats by Dre Solo 3 Wireless On Ear Headphone Neighborhood Collection Brick Red (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$179.99
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones ...Beats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Matte Gold (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Club Yellow (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$191.93
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones - Gold(Renewed)
Amazon logo
$144.44
Beats Solo 3 Wireless walmartBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Black
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$195.00
Beats Solo 3 Wireless aliexpressReplacement Ear pads headphone Earpads c...Replacement Ear pads headphone Earpads cushions For Monster Beats By Dr Dre Solo 2 2.0 Solo 3 wireless Headphones 10pair/lots
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$45.59

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Buy used:

$50.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB950B1 AmazonSony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headpho...Sony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control, Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$124.99
Sony MDR-XB950B1 AmazonSony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headpho...Sony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control, Black
Amazon logo
$178.00
Sony MDR-XB950B1 AmazonSony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headpho...Sony XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$89.99
Sony MDR-XB950B1 walmartSONY MDR-XB950B1/L Blue Wireless Extra B...SONY MDR-XB950B1/L Blue Wireless Extra BassTM Headphones
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$178.00
Sony MDR-XB950B1 aliexpressUSED SONY MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireles...USED SONY MDR-XB950B1 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones with App Control free shipping
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$95.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

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3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

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4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

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5.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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6.weight
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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.

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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.

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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.

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Power

1.Battery life
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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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2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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4.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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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.

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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.

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4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

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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.

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

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

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6.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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Price comparison

Beats Solo 3 Wireless

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Matte Black (Previous Model)
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$199.98
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$129.99
Beats Solo 3 Wireless AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$149.99
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$179.99
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Sony MDR-XB950B1

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$50.00

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$124.99
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$178.00
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$89.99
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$178.00
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$95.00

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