63points

Beats Solo Pro

91points

Sony WH-1000XM3

Beats Solo Pro
Comparison winner
Sony WH-1000XM3
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60 facts in comparison

Beats Solo Pro vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Beats Solo Pro better than Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • 10h longer battery life
    ?

    40hvs30h
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

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

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

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Beats Solo Pro?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 12g lighter
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    255gvs267g
  • Has Bluetooth aptX
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Price comparison

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$139.99

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$121.55
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 - Light Blue
Amazon logo
$169.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-...Beats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-Ear Headphones- Light Blue with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$173.99
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, 22 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$249.94
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless Hea...Beats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones - Dark Blue with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$180.49
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-...Beats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Red with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$180.49
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, Built-in Microphone - Club Navy (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earbuds - Apple ...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earbuds - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth Headphones, 9 Hours of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$169.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling ...Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 22 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Matte Black (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressEarbuds Ear Pads Cover for Beats Solo Pr...Earbuds Ear Pads Cover for Beats Solo Pro Solo 4 Noise Cancelling Headphone Silicone Protective Sleeve EarPads Accessories
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$3.55
Beats Solo Pro aliexpress3.5mm L Jack Audio Cable Cord Wire Repla...3.5mm L Jack Audio Cable Cord Wire Replacement for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
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$3.82
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressFor Beats Detox Headphone Adapter Spring...For Beats Detox Headphone Adapter Spring Stereo Audio Aux Cable Cord Replacement for Dr Dre Solo/ Pro/ Mixr/ Headphones/ Studio
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$4.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressOriginal Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling...Original Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Gaming Sport Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
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$268.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Beats Audio Cable + Inline R...Replacement Beats Audio Cable + Inline Remote/Microphone for Beats by Dr. Dre Headphone Solo 2/3 HD/Studio/Pro/Detox
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$4.07

Sony WH-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphon...Sony WH1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphones, Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset – Black (2018 Version)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling...SONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling Stereo Headset(International Version/Seller Warrant) (Black)
Amazon logo
$202.88
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) Bundle with USB Adapter and More
Amazon logo
$248.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Carry Case and in-Flight Adapter
Amazon logo
$246.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$246.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH10...Sony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH1000XM3B.CE7
Amazon logo
$482.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressNew Poyatu 1000X Headphone Cable for Son...New Poyatu 1000X Headphone Cable for Sony MDR-1000X WH-1000XM2 WH-1000xm3 Headphones Replacement Audio Cable Cord
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$4.68
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressSuitable for Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphone S...Suitable for Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphone Sleeve Headset 1000XM3 Earmuffs Sponge Sleeve Ear Cotton Holster
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$5.94
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressGeneral Headphone Storage Bag 26*22.5cm ...General Headphone Storage Bag 26*22.5cm Drawstring Pocket Headset PU Leather Bag for BOSE for Sony WH-1000XM3 for ATH
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$8.38
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressSoft Protein Leather Memory Foam Ear Pad...Soft Protein Leather Memory Foam Ear Pads Cushions Replacement Earpads For Sony WH-1000XM3 WH1000XM3 Over-Ear Headphones
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$4.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressEar Pads for Sony WH-1000xm3 Headphones ...Ear Pads for Sony WH-1000xm3 Headphones High Quality Foam Ear Pads Cushions With buckle cotton pad
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$7.94

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

267g

255g

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.
7.can be folded
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
8.travel bag is included
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
9.has an in-ear form
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

4Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

40000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
5.sound pressure level

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

104.5dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
7.impedance

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

16 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
8.driver unit size

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40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
9.diaphragm size

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WH-1000XM3)

The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Power

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
Sony WH-1000XM3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

3h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

1000mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
7.Battery life of charging case

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WH-1000XM3)

The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
8.has a removable battery
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Solo Pro)

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
7.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
8.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
9.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.Has voice prompts
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
8.has a mute function
Beats Solo Pro
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
9.multipoint count

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WH-1000XM3)

Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.

Price comparison

Beats Solo Pro

Buy used:

$139.99

ProductStorePrice
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling...Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$121.55
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 - Light Blue
Amazon logo
$169.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-...Beats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-Ear Headphones- Light Blue with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$173.99
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, 22 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$249.94
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless Hea...Beats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless Headphones - Dark Blue with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$180.49
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-...Beats_by_dre Beats Solo Pro Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Red with USB Adapter Cubes
Amazon logo
$180.49
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, Built-in Microphone - Club Navy (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Beats Solo Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earbuds - Apple ...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earbuds - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth Headphones, 9 Hours of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$169.95
Beats Solo Pro AmazonBeats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling ...Beats Studio3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 22 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Matte Black (Latest Model)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressEarbuds Ear Pads Cover for Beats Solo Pr...Earbuds Ear Pads Cover for Beats Solo Pro Solo 4 Noise Cancelling Headphone Silicone Protective Sleeve EarPads Accessories
aliexpress logo
$3.55
Beats Solo Pro aliexpress3.5mm L Jack Audio Cable Cord Wire Repla...3.5mm L Jack Audio Cable Cord Wire Replacement for Beats Solo HD Studio Pro Mixr
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$3.82
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$4.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressOriginal Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling...Original Beats Solo Pro Noise Cancelling Wireless Bluetooth ANC Headphones Gaming Sport Headset Foldable Earphone Handsfree Mic
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$268.99
Beats Solo Pro aliexpressReplacement Beats Audio Cable + Inline R...Replacement Beats Audio Cable + Inline Remote/Microphone for Beats by Dr. Dre Headphone Solo 2/3 HD/Studio/Pro/Detox
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$4.07

Sony WH-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphon...Sony WH1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphones, Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset – Black (2018 Version)
Amazon logo
$199.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling...SONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling Stereo Headset(International Version/Seller Warrant) (Black)
Amazon logo
$202.88
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) Bundle with USB Adapter and More
Amazon logo
$248.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Carry Case and in-Flight Adapter
Amazon logo
$246.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$246.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH10...Sony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH1000XM3B.CE7
Amazon logo
$482.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressNew Poyatu 1000X Headphone Cable for Son...New Poyatu 1000X Headphone Cable for Sony MDR-1000X WH-1000XM2 WH-1000xm3 Headphones Replacement Audio Cable Cord
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$4.68
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressSuitable for Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphone S...Suitable for Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphone Sleeve Headset 1000XM3 Earmuffs Sponge Sleeve Ear Cotton Holster
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$5.94
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressGeneral Headphone Storage Bag 26*22.5cm ...General Headphone Storage Bag 26*22.5cm Drawstring Pocket Headset PU Leather Bag for BOSE for Sony WH-1000XM3 for ATH
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$8.38
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressSoft Protein Leather Memory Foam Ear Pad...Soft Protein Leather Memory Foam Ear Pads Cushions Replacement Earpads For Sony WH-1000XM3 WH1000XM3 Over-Ear Headphones
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$4.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressEar Pads for Sony WH-1000xm3 Headphones ...Ear Pads for Sony WH-1000xm3 Headphones High Quality Foam Ear Pads Cushions With buckle cotton pad
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$7.94

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