Sennheiser HD 600 vs Plantronics BackBeat 500

HD 600 vs BackBeat 500 comparison chart

Overall
Sennheiser HD 600
8
Plantronics BackBeat 500
5
7
7
inapplicable
6
inapplicable
0
inapplicable
5
inapplicable
7
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
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Product

Sennheiser HD 600
Plantronics BackBeat 500

Model

HD 600
BackBeat 500

Brand

Sennheiser
Plantronics

Reviews

1284
354

General

Wearing style

over ear
on ear

Enclosure

open back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

Impedance, Ohm

300

Frequency response, Hz

12Hz-40KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.1

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

97

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

260/9.1
155/5.4

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

300/9.8
120/3.9

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track, fast forward/rewind

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not

Bluetooth version

has not
4.1

aptX

has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

has not
18

Charging time, hrs

has not
1.5

Charging port

has not
micro USB

Charging cable

has not
micro USB to USB-A

Speed charge

has not

Battery free listening mode

has not

Battery level indicator

has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Sennheiser HD 600
Plantronics BackBeat 500
Sennheiser HD 600
Plantronics BackBeat 500

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8
  • 5
  • 8Sennheiser HD 600
  • 5Plantronics BackBeat 500