Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4Grado GR8e
Top 2%1,319 points
Top 2%
Top 49%684 points
Top 49%
Top 59%546 points
Top 59%
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
vs
Grado GR8e
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Top specs and features

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 vs Grado GR8e: 23 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz
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.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz
20Hz

3. weight

289g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g
9g

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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
46% have it

5. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
72% have it

6. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
39% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
32% have it

8. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
45% have it

9. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
38% have it

10. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
52% have it

11. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
42% have it

12. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
76% have it

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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
31% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
41% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
63% have it

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
17% have it

18. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
12% have it

19. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
9% have it

20. 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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
86% have it

21. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
10% have it

22. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
33% have it

23. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4
Grado GR8e
0% have it

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