93points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2

72points

V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless

Comparison winner
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
vs
vs

32 facts in comparison

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 vs V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
93
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
72
points
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 better than V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 20g lighter
    289gvs309g
  • 10h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs14h
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    4vs3
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 90m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    100mvs10m

Why is V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs93dB/mW
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

289g

309g

5.can be folded
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
6.travel bag is included
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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

40000Hz

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

100dB/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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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

32 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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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

14h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
4.battery power
?

Best

Phaz P5

2000mAh

680mAh

430mAh

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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4

3

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 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

2

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
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless
5.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

6.has a mute function
?

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

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2
V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless

Price comparison

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.