London-based headphone brand Betron is well known for is high-quality audio products.
While the front-runners in the game typically include Sony, Beats, Apple and Sennheiser, there’s certainly a place for Betron in the audio world.
Offering ‘no-frills’ style products, you get what you pay for with this brand – if not more. Not only are Betron headphones renowned for supplying great audio, but they also provide fantastic budget options.
We take a look at two models of Betron in-ear headphones individually, then later compare them against each other. Let’s take a look at the Betron B50 vs YSM1000 earphones.
Betron B50 review – £10.99
First up, we have the Betron B550 earphones which feature sturdy metal casing and fabric-enwrapped cords. Betron headphones are made in the UK and this pair specifically has gained great feedback on sound quality, bass quality and noise isolation.
These noise-isolating headphones have garnered themselves an impressive 4.3 out of 5 stars on Amazon.
Priced at just £10.99, we’d probably think to give these headphones a go purely based on the cost and it turns out that they really are great value for money.
A round-up of reviews concludes that the B50’s are made well, durable and come with a travel pouch. They’re also comfortable and come with spare earbuds.
Betron YSM1000 review – £15.99
Now, onto the Betron YSM1000 headphones. Also an in-ear design, the YSM1000’s are slightly more expensive at £15.99.
This model is advertised as having improved bass, universal compatibility as well as memory foam earbuds.
Also noise-isolating, the YSM1000 earphones come with a rubber carry case, providing even more protection when travelling.
They feature reinforced joints, gold plated 3.5mm connector jack and tangle-free cable.
The Betron YSM1000 headphones also gained 4.3 stars out of 5 on Amazon with reviewers praising punchy bass, sturdiness as well as comfort and crisp high-frequency tones.
Betron B50 vs YSM1000 earphones
While both the Betron B550 and the YSM1000 earphones were rated the same – 4.3 out of 5 – on Amazon overall, the feedback from reviewers makes the conclusion easy for us.
Both the B50 and the YSM1000 earphones scored 4.3 for material quality, the B550 model scored 4.3 for sound quality over the YSM1000 which gained 4.2.
On noise cancellation, the B50’s gained 4.3 while the YSM1000 only scored 3.9 stars.
The B550’s also scored higher on bass quality and volume control. However, the YSM1000 did score more points on durability.
Overall, when it comes down to the overall feedback, combined with the price, we’d opt for the Betron B550 earphones. For £10.99 you really can’t go wrong!