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Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
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Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Top specs and features

Able Planet ANC XNC230B vs Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth: 16 facts in comparison

1. weight

210g lighter.
363g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
153g

2. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
38% have it

3. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
30% have it

4. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
46% have it

5. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
43% have it

6. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
75% have it

7. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
23% have it

8. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
13% have it

9. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
17% have it

10. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
64% have it

11. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
30% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
49% have it

13. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
81% have it

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.52m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

15. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
22% have it

16. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
16% have it

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