Excellent sound for the price • Easy controls for playback and volume on the ear cups • Vibrant color choices differentiate the headphones from other models
Falls short of promised battery life
The Plantronics BackBeat Fit 500 will surprise users with excellent sound that can handle bass like a champ, all at a sub-$100 price.
There is no shortage of over-the-ear headphones, with manufacturers ranging from Bose to Bang & Olufsen and even Sony flooding the market with models. So where does a midrange brand like Plantronics fit in among those big hitters?