Beats Solo Pro vs Sony WF-1000XM3: Which canceling earphones your will choose?

BySigismondo Eisenhower 2019-10-16 5316

October 15, 2019, Apple’s sub-brands Beats released its new headphones - Beats Solo Pro which equipped with Apple H1 chip and Pure ANC noise canceling. Three months ago, Sony also launched it new TWS earbuds - Sony WF-1000XM3 with substantial noise-canceling and great fidelity. These two excellent active noise canceling earphones, which one you will choose? We take a comparison in design, battery life, chipset, and price.

Beats Solo Pro​ 

Beats Solo Pro vs Sony WF-1000XM3: appearance and design

It is obvious that Beats Solo Pro is more bigger than Sony WF-1000XM3. The appearance of Beats Solo Pro continues the classic of Beat headphones design. But the new Beats headphones canceled the glossy finish, and adopts matte texture.


In order to improve user experience, the earmuffs have been redesigned. The foam on each cup is denser and thicker as well. It avoids the pain of listening to music for a long time and adapts to the fitness scene.


At the same time, the Beats Solo Pro canceled the power button. It can automatically turned on from the collapsed state, and automatically turned off after folding. Also  the 3.5mm headphone jack was removed, and the Lightning interface was provided at the bottom of the right earcup.

Sony WF-1000XM3 

Sony WF-1000XM3 adopts the pill-shaped which is more portable. Obal-shaped shell  jonining an ergonomic inner sections with rounded acoustic chambers that culminate in soft silicone eartips. Similar to the Apple AirPods, it also has a box to store and charging the two small earbuds

Beats Solo Pro vs Sony WF-1000XM3: battery life

The Beats Solo Pro has a full battery life of 22 hours in Noise Reduction Mode, Off Noise Reduction and Transparent Mode for up to 40 hours and supports a 10 minute charge time to provide a "Fast fuel" function for 3 hours of battery life.


Sony WF-1000XM3 is not equipped with wireless charging function. It has 8 hours battery life when turning off noise reduction mode and 6 hours in noise reduction mode. It exceeding the the AirPods 2 generation for 5 hours. The charging box supports three times of power supply for the earphone, that is, the normal life of the Sony WF-1000XM3 can reach 24 hours.

There’s also a quick charge feature that will get you 90 minutes of playback in just 10 minutes – great for those who are forgetful about recharging before commutes or short flights.

Beats Solo Pro vs Sony WF-1000XM3: chip

Thanks to the Apple H1 chip, Beats Solo Pro can pair to your phone fast and easily. And also you can listen from any other iCloud-connected products after paired. Beats Solo Pro can work with the Siri and listen for the Siri trigger.


The WF-1000XM3 only supports AAC / SBC Bluetooth encoding in its specifications, but with the new QN1e HD noise reduction processing chip, it still has 24-bit audio processing capability and DSEE HX sound quality enhancement technology. These are in the earmuff type WH-1000XM3 QN1. The main selling point, the book seems to make the WF-1000XM3 have a rival strength.

Beats Solo Pro vs Sony WF-1000XM3: price

With the WF-1000XM3, Sony has managed to offer a pair of groundbreaking earbuds that seem easily worth the $230 premium.

Beats Solo Pro is available in many different colors and is now pre-ordered for the US market and will be available from 30 October. The selling price for the headset is $ 299.95.

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