Beats Solo3 vs SteelSeries Arctis 5

Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Beats Solo3
6.1
SteelSeries Arctis 5
7
10
7
6
8
0
inapplicable
5
inapplicable
10
inapplicable
Beats Solo3

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May 18, 2020

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SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 5 review

May 14, 2020

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Common

Product

Beats Solo3
SteelSeries Arctis 5

Model

Solo3
Arctis 5

Brand

Beats
SteelSeries

Reviews

5110
12349

General

Wearing style

on ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

32

Frequency response, Hz

20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

3

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

98

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

215/7.5
355/12.5

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

130/4.2
300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Siri

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track
volume, microphone volume, microphone on/off, ChatMix Dial

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not

Bluetooth version

has not

aptX

has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
has not

Battery life, hrs

40
has not

Charging time, hrs

2
has not

Charging port

micro USB
has not

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
has not

Speed charge

has not

Battery free listening mode

has not

Battery level indicator

has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

DTS Headphone:X

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Beats Solo3
SteelSeries Arctis 5
Beats Solo3
SteelSeries Arctis 5

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.1
  • 7
  • 6.1Beats Solo3
  • 7SteelSeries Arctis 5

The SteelSeries Arctis 5 is better headphones in this comparison. Check SteelSeries Arctis 5 price