89points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

58points

Urbanista Seattle Wireless

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs Urbanista Seattle Wireless

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
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Urbanista Seattle Wireless

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than Urbanista Seattle Wireless?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 12h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs12h
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Urbanista Seattle Wireless better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    97dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • 6 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    26 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 117g lighter
    172gvs289g
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3h
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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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.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

289g

172g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
6.can be folded
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless

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

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

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

97dB/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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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

26 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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless

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

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

24h

12h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

3h

2.5h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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

10m

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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless

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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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
Urbanista Seattle Wireless
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.warranty period
?

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

1

5.has a mute function
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
Urbanista Seattle Wireless

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