51points
32points

Pioneer SE-MJ591

91points
74points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Pioneer SE-MJ591
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Pioneer SE-MJ591 vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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Pioneer SE-MJ591
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Why is Pioneer SE-MJ591 better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • 119g lighter
    170gvs289g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Pioneer SE-MJ591?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

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Design

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

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
3.has a detachable cable
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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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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
4.weight
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170g

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5.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

40000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

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1Hz

5Hz

20Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

108dB/mW

93dB/mW

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

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
5.impedance
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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.

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4 Ohms

32 Ohms

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6.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.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
3.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Pioneer SE-MJ591
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

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