Beats by Dre HeartbeatsGrado SR80i
Top 62%244 points
Top 62%
Top 39%388 points
Top 39%
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Beats by Dre Heartbeats vs Grado SR80i: 17 facts in comparison

1. weight

110g lighter.
20g
AKG IP2: 3g
130g
122
0

2. has sound isolation / 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 by Dre Heartbeats
48% have it
94
0

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 by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
36% have it
86
0

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
73% have it
72
0

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
27% have it
68
0

6. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
55% have it
49
0

7. is 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 by Dre Heartbeats
34% have it
49
0

8. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
32% have it
48
0

9. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
42% have it
48
0

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
74% have it
47
0

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
65% have it
44
0

12. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
AKG Q 701: 6m
2m
35
0

13. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
22% have it
33
0

14. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
4% have it
31
0

15. has an in-ear form

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.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
33% have it
29
0

16. 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 by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
88% have it
28
0

17. is open backed

The device is designed to allow sound out through the back of the earcup and provides very natural and accurate sound. It's good for home listening.
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Grado SR80i
10% have it
26
0

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