56points
53points

AKG K167 Tiesto

88points
50points

Bose QuietComfort 35

Cost-effectiveness winner
AKG K167 Tiesto
Comparison winner
Bose QuietComfort 35
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AKG K167 Tiesto vs Bose QuietComfort 35

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35
56
points
AKG K167 Tiesto
88
points
Bose QuietComfort 35

Why is AKG K167 Tiesto better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 22dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 59g lighter
    250gvs309g
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • 3.1m longer cable
    ?

    4.3mvs1.2m

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than AKG K167 Tiesto?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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Design

1.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 35
2.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 35
3.has a detachable cable
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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 35
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

250g

309g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

10Hz

2.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

112dB/mW

90dB/mW

3.has passive noise reduction
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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 35
4.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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 35
5.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35
2.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 35
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35

Features

1.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 35
2.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.

AKG K167 Tiesto
Bose QuietComfort 35
3.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 35

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