Plantronics BackBeat 500 vs Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

Plantronics BackBeat 500
vs
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

The Plantronics BackBeat 500 and Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless headphones uncovers what you've been missing in your music. Based on our rating, BackBeat 500 has a total rating of 5 out of 10 vs 8.3 out of 10 for Amiron Wireless.

Advantages Plantronics BackBeat 500 over Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

  • Less weight: 5.4oz vs 13.4oz
  • Built-in control buttons

Advantages Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless over Plantronics BackBeat 500

  • In-line control buttons
  • Touch control
  • Voice control
  • App control
  • aptX HD supported
  • NFC support
  • Longer battery life: 30 hours vs 18 hours

Common features

  • Wired mode available
  • Detachable cables
  • Battery free listening mode
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Plantronics BackBeat 500
5
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless
8.3
7
7
6
10
7
8
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Common

Product

Plantronics BackBeat 500
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

Model

BackBeat 500
Amiron Wireless

Brand

Plantronics
Beyerdynamic

Reviews

314
167

General

Wearing style

on ear
over ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

Impedance, Ohm

32

Frequency response, Hz

5Hz-40KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

100

Magnet type

Weight (headphones), g/oz

155/5.4
381/13.4

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

120/3.9

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Google Assistant, Siri

App control

Control functions

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

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth version

4.1
4.2

aptX

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

18
30

Charging time, hrs

1.5

Charging port

micro USB
USB-C

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
USB-C to USB-A

Speed charge

Battery free listening mode

Battery level indicator

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Plantronics BackBeat 500
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless
Plantronics BackBeat 500
Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5
  • 8.3
  • 5Plantronics BackBeat 500
  • 8.3Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless

The Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless is better headphones in this comparison. Check Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless price