100points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

94points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
100
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
94
points
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 90m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    100mvs10m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 20dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    113dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 67.9g lighter
    221.1gvs289g

Design

1.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
4.lighter
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

289g

221.1g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

JBL Tune 110

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
6.can be folded
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Sound quality

1. higher high-frequency
?

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

20000Hz

22000Hz

2. lower low-frequency
?

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

20Hz

18Hz

3.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
4. higher sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

93dB/mW

113dB/mW

5. lower 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

18 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Connectivity

1. newer Bluetooth version
?

Best

SoundMagic E11BT

5

4

4

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3. greater wireless connectivity range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

100m

10m

4.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
5.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
6.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Features

1.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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.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.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3. more microphone(s)
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

2

2

4. more years under manufacturer's warranty
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

2

5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Mpow H5

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
6.has a mute function
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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