59points

Monster Adidas Sport Adistar

99points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

86points

Sony MDR-100ABN

Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
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Monster Adidas Sport Adistar vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

Why is Monster Adidas Sport Adistar better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Weight
    32gvs289,290g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Sweat resistant
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Monster Adidas Sport Adistar & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has a mute function

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Monster Adidas Sport Adistar & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has an on-ear form

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.weight

32g

289g

290g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.can be folded
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

6.has an in-ear form
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

2.has a neodymium magnet
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.control panel placed on a device
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

3.can be used as a headset
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

4.warranty period

1

2

1

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

5.number of microphones

1

2

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

6.has a mute function
Monster Adidas Sport Adistar
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sony MDR-100ABN

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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