92points

Philips SHB8750NC

99points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

54points

Sennheiser CX 1.00

60points

Sennheiser CX 3.00

Philips SHB8750NC
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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Philips SHB8750NC vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sennheiser CX 1.00 vs Sennheiser CX 3.00

Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00
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99
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54
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60
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Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser CX 1.00 & Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs20,17,17Hz
  • Impedance
    16 Ohmsvs32,28,18 Ohms

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Philips SHB8750NC & Sennheiser CX 1.00 & Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • Has a mute function

Why is Sennheiser CX 1.00 better than Philips SHB8750NC & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser CX 3.00?

  • Weight
    10gvs226,289,12g

Why is Sennheiser CX 3.00 better than Philips SHB8750NC & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser CX 1.00?

  • Has an in-line control panel

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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 a detachable cable
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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.

4.weight

226g

289g

10g

12g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

6.can be folded
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

21000Hz

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

10Hz

20Hz

17Hz

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
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

4.sound pressure level

105dB/mW

93dB/mW

119dB/mW

118dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.impedance

16 Ohms

32 Ohms

28 Ohms

18 Ohms

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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.can be used as a headset
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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.

3.has an in-line control panel
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

4.warranty period

1

2

2

2

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

0

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 noise canceling microphone
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser CX 1.00
Sennheiser CX 3.00

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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