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Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 review: specs and price

Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
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Plantronics BackBeat GO 600

Why is Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 better than the average?

  • Battery life
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    18hvs13.92h
  • Impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs32.6 Ohms
  • Driver unit size
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    40mmvs30.74mm
  • Charge time
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    1.5hvs2.29h

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
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
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
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.has a detachable cable
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat-resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

175g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
2.lowest frequency

50Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has passive noise reduction
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
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

92dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has active noise-canceling (noise control)
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
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.
6.impedance

32 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.

Power

1.Battery life

18h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

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

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.number of microphones

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.control panel placed on a device
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
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.
5.has an in-line control panel
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Plantronics BackBeat GO 600
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Miscellaneous

1.multipoint count

2

Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.

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