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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Sennheiser RS 180: 22 facts in comparison

1. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
44% have it

2. weight

85g lighter.
289g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
204g

3. 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.
32 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
32 Ohms

4. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
93dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
110dB/mW

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
Sennheiser RS 180
39% have it

6. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
76% have it

7. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
47% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
31% have it

9. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
15% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
27% have it

11. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
47% have it

12. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
39% have it

13. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
20% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
64% have it

15. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
44% have it

16. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
48% have it

17. 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
Sennheiser RS 180
30% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
18% 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
Sennheiser RS 180
80% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
21% have it

21. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
1% have it

22. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sennheiser RS 180
10% have it

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