Skullcandy Hesh 2 vs Beats Solo3

Skullcandy Hesh 2
vs
Beats Solo3

What are the main differences between the Skullcandy Hesh 2 vs Beats Solo3 and which headphones is better for you considering specs and features? Based on our rating, Hesh 2 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 vs 6.1 out of 10 for Solo3.

Advantages Skullcandy Hesh 2 over Beats Solo3

  • Less weight: 6.3oz vs 7.5oz

Advantages Beats Solo3 over Skullcandy Hesh 2

  • Foldable design
  • Longer battery life: 40 hours vs 15 hours

Common features

  • Wired mode available
  • Detachable cables
  • Built-in controls
  • Voice control
  • Battery free listening mode
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Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Skullcandy Hesh 2
5.6
Beats Solo3
6.1
7
10
8
6
7
10
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Common

Product

Skullcandy Hesh 2
Beats Solo3

Model

Hesh 2
Solo3

Brand

Skullcandy
Beats

Reviews

5248
5110

General

Wearing style

over ear
on ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

33

Frequency response, Hz

20Hz-20KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

0.1

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

105

Magnet type

Weight (headphones), g/oz

180/6.3
215/7.5

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

120/3.9
130/4.2

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Google Assistant, Siri
Siri

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track
volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth version

aptX

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

Bluetooth profiles

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

15
40

Charging time, hrs

2

Charging port

micro USB
micro USB

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
micro USB 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

Skullcandy Hesh 2
Beats Solo3
Skullcandy Hesh 2
Beats Solo3

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.6
  • 6.1
  • 5.6Skullcandy Hesh 2
  • 6.1Beats Solo3

The Beats Solo3 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Beats Solo3 price