Philips Fidelio M1BTPlantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Top 24%1,012 points
Top 24%
Top 1%1,330 points
Top 1%
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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Philips Fidelio M1BT vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE: 30 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
24000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
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.
15Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz

3. weight

281g lighter.
570g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
289g

4. 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
47% have it

5. impedance

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.
16Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
32Ohms

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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
107dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
93dB/mW

8. 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
39% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
32% have it

10. can be 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
37% have it

11. 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.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

12. 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
42% have it

13. 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
76% have it

14. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
53% have it

16. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
41% have it

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
17% have it

18. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
63% have it

19. 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
15% have it

20. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
13% have it

21. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
9% have it

22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
2

23. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
B&O Beoplay E8: 4.2
4

24. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
86% have it

25. 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.
Philips Fidelio M1BT
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
22% have it

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