Bose SoundLink Around Ear II vs Beats Solo Pro

Bose SoundLink Around Ear II
vs
Beats Solo Pro

What is the difference between Bose SoundLink Around Ear II and Beats Solo Pro? Find out which is better and their overall performance in the headphones ranking. Based on our rating, SoundLink Around Ear II has a total rating of 6.5 out of 10 vs 6.6 out of 10 for Solo Pro.

Advantages Bose SoundLink Around Ear II over Beats Solo Pro

  • Wired mode
  • Less weight: 7oz vs 9.4oz
  • App control
  • NFC support

Advantages Beats Solo Pro over Bose SoundLink Around Ear II

  • Foldable design
  • Noise cancellation
  • You can move the noise-canceling level up or down
  • Voice control
  • Longer battery life: 22 hours vs 15 hours

Common features

  • Built-in controls
  • Battery free listening mode
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Bose SoundLink Around Ear II
6.5
Beats Solo Pro
6.6
7
10
8
8
8
6
Bose SoundLink Around Ear II

Bose SoundLink Around Ear II review

May 25, 2020

Bose SoundLink Around Ear II headphones are the product of American company. It supports wired and w...

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Common

Product

Bose SoundLink Around Ear II
Beats Solo Pro

Model

SoundLink Around Ear II
Solo Pro

Brand

Bose
Beats

Reviews

10369
934

General

Wearing style

over ear
on ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

Impedance, Ohm

Frequency response, Hz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

Magnet type

Weight (headphones), g/oz

198/7
267/9.4

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

has not

Audio cable length, cm/ft

120/3.9
has not

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
has not

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, voice assistant
volume, answer/end, play/pause, noise cancelling

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth version

4.2

aptX

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

Bluetooth profiles

A2DP

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

rechargable
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

15
22 (40 without noise cancelling)

Charging time, hrs

3

Charging port

micro USB
micro USB

Charging cable

micro USB to USB-A
lightning 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

Bose SoundLink Around Ear II
Beats Solo Pro
Bose SoundLink Around Ear II
Beats Solo Pro

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.5
  • 6.6
  • 6.5Bose SoundLink Around Ear II
  • 6.6Beats Solo Pro

The Beats Solo Pro is better headphones in this comparison. Check Beats Solo Pro price