Audio-Technica ATH-M20xCreative Aurvana PlatinumPlantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Top 33%461 points
Top 33%
Top 26%510 points
Top 26%
Top 12%605 points
Top 12%
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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Top specs and features

Audio-Technica ATH-M20x vs Creative Aurvana Platinum vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE: 27 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
25000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
10Hz
20Hz

3. weight

4. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
32Ohms
32Ohms

6. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
33% have it

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
73% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
25% have it

9. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
38% have it

10. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
31% have it

11. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
36% have it

12. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

13. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
32% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
42% have it

15. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
75% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
54% have it

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
16% have it

18. control panel placed on a device

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
14% have it

19. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
42% have it

20. 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.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
13% have it

21. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
64% have it

22. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
8% have it

23. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3% have it

24. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
8% have it

25. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20x
Creative Aurvana Platinum
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
87% have it

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