91points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

70points

Sony H.ear On

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Sony H.ear On

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On
91
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
70
points
Sony H.ear On

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Sony H.ear On?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Why is Sony H.ear On better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2?

  • 40000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    60000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    103dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 69g lighter
    220gvs289g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On
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
Sony H.ear On
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
Sony H.ear On
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

289g

220g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On

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

60000Hz

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

5Hz

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

103dB/mW

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
Sony H.ear On
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

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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
Sony H.ear On

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On
2.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
Sony H.ear On

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On
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
Sony H.ear On
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

4.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
Sony H.ear On
5.has a mute function
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Sony H.ear On

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