79points

Plantronics Backbeat Pro

90points

Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Plantronics Backbeat Pro
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Plantronics Backbeat Pro vs Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
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90
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Why is Plantronics Backbeat Pro better than Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT better than Plantronics Backbeat Pro?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • 118.9g lighter
    221.1gvs340g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be folded
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a rechargeable battery

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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 a detachable cable
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

4.weight

340g

221.1g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.sweat resistant
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

2.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

3.has a neodymium magnet
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

4

4

Best

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

5

3.maximum Bluetooth range

100m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.Has WiFi
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

3.number of microphones

1

2

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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