69points

Beats Solo Pro

91points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
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34 facts in comparison

Beats Solo Pro vs Sennheiser PXC 550

Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
69
points
Beats Solo Pro
91
points
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Beats Solo Pro better than Sennheiser PXC 550?

  • 10h longer battery life
    ?

    40hvs30h
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    6vs3
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Beats Solo Pro?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 40g lighter
    ?

    227gvs267g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$233.00

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$194.59
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Red (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$169.00
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Light Blue with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$218.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Red with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$218.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shad...Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shadow Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$185.00
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Moss
Amazon logo
$249.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Dark Blue with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$218.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Beats Pop Collection - (Pop Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Ivory with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$318.95
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC He...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Portable Gaming Sport Noise Cancelling Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$305.12

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

267g

227g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

40h

30h

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.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a removable battery
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

5

4.2

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

6

3

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Beats Solo Pro
Sennheiser PXC 550
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

1

2

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

Price comparison

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$233.00

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Active Noise Cancelling, Transparency, 22 Hours Of Listening Time - Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$194.59
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones -...Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 40 Hours Of Listening Time - Red (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$169.00
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Light Blue with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$218.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Red with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$218.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shad...Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones - Shadow Gray (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$185.00
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Moss
Amazon logo
$249.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Dark Blue with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$218.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless ...Beats by Dr. Dre - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Beats Pop Collection - (Pop Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Apple H1 Chip - Ivory with AppleCare+ Bundle
Amazon logo
$318.95
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressBeats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC He...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Portable Gaming Sport Noise Cancelling Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
aliexpress logo
$305.12

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