Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2Beats by Dre HeartbeatsShure SRH1540
Top 2%1,302 points
Top 2%
Top 61%517 points
Top 61%
Top 41%787 points
Top 41%
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
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Top specs and features

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Beats by Dre Heartbeats vs Shure SRH1540: 23 facts in comparison

1. weight

289g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
20g
286g

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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
47% 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
33% 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
39% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
25% 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
32% have it

8. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
37% have it

9. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
53% have it

10. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
42% have it

11. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
76% have it

12. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
31% have it

13. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
41% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
17% have it

16. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
15% have it

17. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
13% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
9% have it

19. 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
86% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
10% have it

21. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
4% 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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Shure SRH1540
0% have it

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