Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SEAbyss AB-1266Beats by Dre Wireless
Top 1%1,343 points
Top 1%
Top 60%543 points
Top 60%
Top 64%486 points
Top 64%
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
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Beats by Dre Wireless
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Top specs and features

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Abyss AB-1266 vs Beats by Dre Wireless: 22 facts in comparison

1. weight

289g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
660g
210g

2. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
46% have it

3. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
34% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
72% have it

5. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
39% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
32% have it

7. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
38% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
52% have it

9. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
42% have it

10. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
76% have it

11. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
31% have it

12. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
41% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
17% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
63% have it

16. 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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
12% have it

17. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
9% have it

18. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
86% have it

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
10% have it

20. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
3% have it

21. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
0% have it

22. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Abyss AB-1266
Beats by Dre Wireless
10% have it

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