94points
68points

Jabra Elite 85h

95points
74points

Marshall Mid A.N.C

88points
68points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Jabra Elite 85h
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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43 facts in comparison

Jabra Elite 85hvs Marshall Mid A.N.Cvs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Jabra Elite 85h
Marshall Mid A.N.C
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
94
points
Jabra Elite 85h
95
points
Marshall Mid A.N.C
88
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Why is Jabra Elite 85h better than the others?

  • Lowest frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20,20Hz
  • Battery life
    ?

    36hvs20,24h
  • Bluetooth version
    5vs4,4
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Number of microphones
    ?

    8vs2,2
  • Charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3,3h
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Why is Marshall Mid A.N.C better than the others?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Weight
    208gvs296,289g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has a coil cable
    ?

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than the others?

  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Maximum Bluetooth range
    ?

    100mvs10,10m
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Jabra Elite 85h

ProductStorePrice
Jabra Elite 85h AmazonJabra Elite 85h Wireless Noise-Canceling...Jabra Elite 85h Wireless Noise-Canceling Headphones, Copper Black – Over Ear Bluetooth Headphones Compatible with iPhone & Android - Built-in Microphone, Long Battery Life - Rain & Water Resistant
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$299.99
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$298.00
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$299.99
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$288.95
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$299.99

Marshall Mid A.N.C

ProductStorePrice
Marshall Mid A.N.C AmazonMarshall Active Noise Canceling Wireless...Marshall Active Noise Canceling Wireless Headphone MID A.N.C (Black) ZMH-04092138【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
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$880.00
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$597.96

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE AmazonPlantronics BackBeat PRO 2 Special Editi...Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2 Special Edition - Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones
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$240.67
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$159.99

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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
?

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.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

296g

208g

289g

5.sweat resistant
?

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

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6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

20Hz

20Hz

3.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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4.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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5.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

40mm

40mm

40mm

6.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
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

36h

20h

24h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2.5h

3h

3h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Marshall Mid A.N.C
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

5

4

4

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Jabra Engage 75 Stereo/Mono

150m

10m

10m

100m

3.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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4.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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Marshall Mid A.N.C
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.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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6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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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
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

8

2

2

4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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5.Has voice prompts
?

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.

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6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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Price comparison

Jabra Elite 85h

ProductStorePrice
Jabra Elite 85h AmazonJabra Elite 85h Wireless Noise-Canceling...Jabra Elite 85h Wireless Noise-Canceling Headphones, Copper Black – Over Ear Bluetooth Headphones Compatible with iPhone & Android - Built-in Microphone, Long Battery Life - Rain & Water Resistant
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$299.99
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$298.00
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$299.99
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$288.95
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$299.99

Marshall Mid A.N.C

ProductStorePrice
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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