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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

80points
71points

Sennheiser HD 450BT

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Sennheiser HD 450BT

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Sennheiser HD 450BT?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 13.33% more battery power
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    680mAhvs600mAh
  • Has a mute function
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sennheiser HD 450BT better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    18Hzvs20Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    108dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • 6h longer battery life
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    30hvs24h
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4
  • 51g lighter
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    238gvs289g
  • 1h shorter charge time
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    2hvs3h
  • Has USB Type-C
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 450BT

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$74.49

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

289g

238g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.can be folded
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

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

20000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
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.
5.sound pressure level

93dB/mW

108dB/mW

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

Power

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.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

680mAh

600mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Sennheiser HD 450BT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
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Sennheiser HD 450BT
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
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Sennheiser HD 450BT
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser HD 450BT
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.

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Sennheiser HD 450BT

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