59points
30points

AKG K3003

37points
21points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

AKG K3003
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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19 facts in comparison

AKG K3003 vs Bose QuietComfort 20i

AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
59
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AKG K3003
37
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Bose QuietComfort 20i

Why is AKG K3003 better than Bose QuietComfort 20i?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • 34g lighter
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    10gvs44g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Bose QuietComfort 20i better than AKG K3003?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 0.1m longer cable
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    1.3mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i

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$110.98

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

10g

44g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
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.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
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.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a removable battery
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG K3003
Bose QuietComfort 20i
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has an in-line control panel
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Bose QuietComfort 20i
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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