Mack's Pillow Soft vs Hearos Xtreme Protection Series - Comparison


The Hearos Xtreme Protection Series is a stronger earplug than the Mack's Pillow Soft. Please have a look at the decibel comparison chart below. More decibel means stronger sound protection.

The individual reviews of each earplug are available here:
Mack's Pillow Soft

Hearos Xtreme Protection Series


Mack's Pillow SoftHearos Xtreme Protection Series


Mack's Pillow Soft
Mack's Pillow Soft picture of packagingMack's Pillow Soft picture

Hearos Xtreme Protection Series
Hearos Xtreme Protection Series picture of packagingHearos Xtreme Protection Series picture

Attenuation (US Standard)

Attenuation according to measurment standard ANSI S3.19-1974

More decibel (dB) means more sound protection. More hertz (Hz) means a higher pitch sound.

Mack's Pillow Soft vs Hearos Xtreme Protection Series attenuation decibel (db) comparison chart (graph)

Overall rating
Mack's Pillow SoftHearos Xtreme Protection SeriesDifference
Attenuation by frequency
Mack's Pillow Soft: dB23.7023.3025.0027.3034.3039.2038.9038.2037.40
Hearos Xtreme Protection Series: dB38.4040.3043.2041.8038.6045.0045.7049.6047.30
Difference: dB-14.70-17.00-18.20-14.50-4.30-5.80-6.80-11.40-9.90
Mack's Pillow Soft: SD4.003.602.802.704.004.304.204.504.50
Hearos Xtreme Protection Series: SD4.804.805.004.002.603.303.304.003.50
Difference: SD-0.80-1.20-2.20-1.301.401.000.900.501.00
Mack's Pillow Soft: dB less SD19.7019.7022.2024.6030.3034.9034.7033.7032.90
Hearos Xtreme Protection Series: dB less SD33.6035.5038.2037.8036.0041.7042.4045.6043.80
Difference: dB less SD-13.90-15.80-16.00-13.20-5.70-6.80-7.70-11.90-10.90

Source Mack's Pillow Soft: Mack's. Noise Reduction Info - Pillow Soft Earplugs 6 Pair Value. Retrieved from on 2016-12-18
Source Hearos Xtreme Protection Series: DAP World, Inc.. Packaging information. A picture of the packaging information is available here.