AKG IP2Plantronics Backbeat ProSony MDR-1ABT
Top 32%468 points
Top 32%
Top 52%328 points
Top 52%
Top 11%608 points
Top 11%
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
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Top specs and features

AKG IP2 vs Plantronics Backbeat Pro vs Sony MDR-1ABT: 22 facts in comparison

1. weight

2. 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
48% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
33% have it

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
25% have it

5. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
73% have it

6. 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
38% have it

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
75% have it

8. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
42% have it

9. 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
32% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
54% have it

11. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
16% have it

12. 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
14% have it

13. 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
42% have it

14. 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
13% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
64% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
8% have it

17. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
3% have it

18. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
8% 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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
87% have it

20. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
33% have it

21. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
3% have it

22. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
AKG IP2
Plantronics Backbeat Pro
Sony MDR-1ABT
1% have it

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