PowerBeats Pro are great sports earbuds – with sporty earhooks that keep the earbuds stay put in any activities – running outdoor, workingout and more. They work seamlessly with iPhone and other Apple devices from first pairing to the last. Other band have already copied this design to their products, notibly mentioned Mpow with Mpow Flame Lite. But not just the design, we did a head-to-head comparison of two pairs about the sound and features to help you have a look before deciding to buy a PowerBeats Pro clone.
|Round – winner||Mpow Flame Lite||PowerBeats Pro|
|1. Sound quality||Can match about 80% how the Pro sounds. Balanced bass, treble is a bit more plesant to listen to compared to Pro at high volume level||Quite surprising for PowerBeats, the bass is highly accurate, not pushed to much and a bit a lift in treble that sometimes make sound feel harsh.|
|2. Fit and Comfort||Weight is not NA. Both are sturdy with earhooks over the ear, secure fit, comfortable||Earpiece weighed 21 grams, both are sturdy with earhooks over the ear, secure fit, comfortable|
|3. Sweet resistant and sport feature||IPX7-waterproof rating||IPX4-waterproof rating|
|5. Control customization||Tap control – Yes|
Volume control – Yes, but it’s hard if you sweat a lot on your finger or ears
|Touch control – No|
Volume control – No
|6. Transparancy mode||No||No|
|7. Call quality||Not as clear as the Pro||Just good, average call quality|
|8. Bone conduction tech||No||No|
|9. Surround Sound Feature||No||No|
|10. GPS||Show the location of last pairing – Yes||Show the location of last pairing – Yes|
|11. Battery life||5 hours||9 hours|
|12. Charging case||Give 20 hours more of battery for earbuds, no wireless charging||Give 24 hours more of battery for earbuds, no wireless charging included|
|13. Bluetooth stability||Excellent for both iOS, Android device. Not reported which processor, but I suspect it’s not Qualcomn.||Excellent with Apple H1 Bluetooth chipset|
Sports headphones are supposed to have dynamic sound that’s great for pop, dance, electronic, and hip-hop and other music gernes not the audiophile-grade level. Both pairs can condifenctly achieve the sound that most sports lovers like while working out.
Note that the Mpow Flame Pro offers better call quality and sound overall than Flame Lite. We will make another head-to-head comparison between these two pair.