90points

Philips SHB8750NC

99points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

51points

Sennheiser HD 598

Philips SHB8750NC
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Sennheiser HD 598
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Philips SHB8750NC vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sennheiser HD 598

Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE & Sennheiser HD 598?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs20,12Hz
  • Weight
    226gvs289,270g
  • Impedance
    16 Ohmsvs32,50 Ohms

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Philips SHB8750NC & Sennheiser HD 598?

  • Travel bag is included
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a mute function

Why is Sennheiser HD 598 better than Philips SHB8750NC & Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • Highest frequency
    38500Hzvs22000,20000Hz
  • Sound pressure level
    112dB/mWvs105,93dB/mW
  • Has an open-back design

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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

226g

289g

270g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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

6.has included ear pads
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

12Hz

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

2.highest frequency

22000Hz

20000Hz

38500Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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

112dB/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.has a neodymium magnet
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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

6.impedance

16 Ohms

32 Ohms

50 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

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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 HD 598

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
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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 HD 598

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 a mute function
Philips SHB8750NC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 598

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

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