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AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
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Top 61%519 points
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AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Top specs and features

AKG K167 Tiesto vs Bose QuietComfort 20i: 20 facts in comparison

1. weight

206g lighter.
250g
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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
45% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
68% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
30% 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
43% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
24% have it

7. 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
46% 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
75% 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
13% have it

10. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
43% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
64% 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
30% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
49% have it

14. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
14% have it

15. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
81% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
4.3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.3m

17. 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
22% have it

18. 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
36% have it

19. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
6% have it

20. 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 20i
4% have it

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