Able Planet SI1100Bose QuietComfort 20i
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Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
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Top specs and features

Able Planet SI1100 vs Bose QuietComfort 20i: 19 facts in comparison

1. weight

318.9g lighter.
362.9g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
44g

2. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
45% have it

3. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
35% have it

4. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
69% have it

5. 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
46% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
24% have it

7. 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
41% have it

8. 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
76% have it

9. 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
13% 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
63% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
42% have it

12. 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
31% have it

13. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
12% have it

14. 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 SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
83% have it

15. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.3m

17. has an in-ear form

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
34% have it

18. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
6% have it

19. has an earbud form

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
Able Planet SI1100
Bose QuietComfort 20i
4% have it

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