AKG K167 TiestoBose QuietComfort 3
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AKG K167 Tiesto vs Bose QuietComfort 3: 22 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

3. weight

114g lighter.

4. 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 3
49% have it

5. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
26% have it

6. 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 3
73% have it

7. 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.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
38% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
31% have it

9. 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 3
45% have it

10. is 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 3
34% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
44% 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 3
31% have it

13. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
74% have it

14. 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 3
55% have it

15. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
42% have it

16. 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 3
13% have it

17. 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 3
65% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
8% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

20. 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 3
22% have it

21. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 3
3% have it

22. 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 3
87% have it

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