82points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

80points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100?

  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 20h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs4h
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 34.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs5.8mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 90m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    100mvs10m

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    94dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 277.4g lighter
    11.6gvs289g
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs2
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?

Price comparison

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat - Headphones (Black & Tan) (Pro 2)
Amazon logo
$186.02
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat, Headphones, Black and Tan, Pro 2
Amazon logo
$404.65
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Pro 2 Wireless Over...Plantronics Backbeat Pro 2 Wireless Over-the-Ear Noise Canceling Headphones Dark Brown - Renewed
Amazon logo
$154.99

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonBackBeat PRO 5100 True Wireless Bluetoot...BackBeat PRO 5100 True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds
Amazon logo
$139.97
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat PRO 2 Special Editi...Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2 Special Edition - Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones
Amazon logo
$149.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonBackBeat FIT 3200 Bluetooth Earbuds, Tru...BackBeat FIT 3200 Bluetooth Earbuds, True Wireless Sport, Black
Amazon logo
$149.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics Moisture-Resistant Earphones...Plantronics Moisture-Resistant Earphones - Wireless - Bluetooth with Charging Case Cobalt Black (204352-01)
Amazon logo
$49.00
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat - Headphones (Black & Tan) (Pro 2)
Amazon logo
$174.77
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wirel...Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wireless Earbuds, Sweatproof and Waterproof In Ear Workout Headphones, Grey
Amazon logo
$72.98
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat GO 410 Wireless Hea...Plantronics BackBeat GO 410 Wireless Headphones, Active Noise Canceling Earbuds, Graphite
Amazon logo
$103.19
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat Go 2 Wireless Hi-Fi...Plantronics BackBeat Go 2 Wireless Hi-Fi Earbud Headphones - Compatible with iPhone, iPad, Android, and Other Leading Smart Devices - Black
Amazon logo
$59.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonTrue Wireless Earbuds BACKBEAT PRO 5100 ...True Wireless Earbuds BACKBEAT PRO 5100 (Black) 213565-99【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$830.00
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wirel...Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wireless Earbuds, Sweatproof and Waterproof in Ear Workout Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 aliexpressNEW PLANTRONICS BACKBEAT PRO 5100 True W...NEW PLANTRONICS BACKBEAT PRO 5100 True Wireless Earbud Bluetooth 5.0 Chargeable For Samsung Huawei Xiaomi Support Official Test
aliexpress logo
$197.21

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. Show more

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
6.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

289g

11.6g

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. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.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

94dB/mW

3.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

20Hz

4.has 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
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.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.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

5.8mm

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

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

24h

4h

2.battery power
?

Best

Phaz P5

2000mAh

680mAh

60mAh

3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

3h

3h

4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
5.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
6.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction. Show more

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4

5

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

Best

Jabra Engage 75 Stereo/Mono

150m

100m

10m

3.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
6.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
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
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Philips PH805

8

2

4

4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
5.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

Price comparison

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat - Headphones (Black & Tan) (Pro 2)
Amazon logo
$186.02
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat, Headphones, Black and Tan, Pro 2
Amazon logo
$404.65
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 AmazonPlantronics Backbeat Pro 2 Wireless Over...Plantronics Backbeat Pro 2 Wireless Over-the-Ear Noise Canceling Headphones Dark Brown - Renewed
Amazon logo
$154.99

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100

ProductStorePrice
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonBackBeat PRO 5100 True Wireless Bluetoot...BackBeat PRO 5100 True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds
Amazon logo
$139.97
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat PRO 2 Special Editi...Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2 Special Edition - Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones
Amazon logo
$149.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonBackBeat FIT 3200 Bluetooth Earbuds, Tru...BackBeat FIT 3200 Bluetooth Earbuds, True Wireless Sport, Black
Amazon logo
$149.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics Moisture-Resistant Earphones...Plantronics Moisture-Resistant Earphones - Wireless - Bluetooth with Charging Case Cobalt Black (204352-01)
Amazon logo
$49.00
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Ba...Plantronics Wireless Noise Cancelling Backbeat - Headphones (Black & Tan) (Pro 2)
Amazon logo
$174.77
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wirel...Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wireless Earbuds, Sweatproof and Waterproof In Ear Workout Headphones, Grey
Amazon logo
$72.98
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat GO 410 Wireless Hea...Plantronics BackBeat GO 410 Wireless Headphones, Active Noise Canceling Earbuds, Graphite
Amazon logo
$103.19
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat Go 2 Wireless Hi-Fi...Plantronics BackBeat Go 2 Wireless Hi-Fi Earbud Headphones - Compatible with iPhone, iPad, Android, and Other Leading Smart Devices - Black
Amazon logo
$59.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonTrue Wireless Earbuds BACKBEAT PRO 5100 ...True Wireless Earbuds BACKBEAT PRO 5100 (Black) 213565-99【Japan Domestic Genuine Products】【Ships from Japan】
Amazon logo
$830.00
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 AmazonPlantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wirel...Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 True Wireless Earbuds, Sweatproof and Waterproof in Ear Workout Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.99
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 5100 aliexpressNEW PLANTRONICS BACKBEAT PRO 5100 True W...NEW PLANTRONICS BACKBEAT PRO 5100 True Wireless Earbud Bluetooth 5.0 Chargeable For Samsung Huawei Xiaomi Support Official Test
aliexpress logo
$197.21

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