89points
74points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

89points
63points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

87points
74points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Comparison winner
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Cost-effectiveness winner
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SEvs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
89
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
89
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
87
points
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than the others?

  • Battery life
    ?

    24hvs24,19h
  • Maximum Bluetooth range
    ?

    100mvs100,10m

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than the others?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than the others?

  • Highest frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000,20000Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20,20Hz
  • Sound pressure level
    ?

    113dB/mWvs93,93dB/mW
  • Impedance
    ?

    18 Ohmsvs32,32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Weight
    221.1gvs289,289g
  • Charge time
    ?

    2hvs3,3h

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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.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

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3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

289g

289g

221.1g

6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sound quality

1.highest 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

20000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest 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

20Hz

18Hz

3.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

93dB/mW

113dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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.

Best

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4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

18 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

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50h

24h

24h

19h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

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0.46h

3h

3h

2h

3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4

4

4

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

100m

100m

10m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
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3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

2

2

4.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

Jabra Elite 75t

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Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
5.warranty period
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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

2

6.has a mute function
?

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

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