25points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2

94points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2 vs Sennheiser PXC 550

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2 better than Sennheiser PXC 550?

  • 141g lighter
    86gvs227g
  • Has an on-ear form
  • Has an open-back design

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    23000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 23Hz lower low-frequency
    17Hzvs40Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset

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Design

1.weight

86g

227g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

2.has a detachable cable
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

3.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

4.can be folded
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.has an over-the-ear form
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

6.travel bag is included
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

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

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

23000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

2.lowest frequency

40Hz

17Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.has a neodymium magnet
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
Sennheiser PXC 550

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Form 2
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.

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