61points
13points

AKG N5005

53points
37points

Bose SoundSport Free

AKG N5005
Comparison winner
Bose SoundSport Free
Cost-effectiveness winner
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39 facts in comparison

AKG N5005 vs Bose SoundSport Free

AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
61
points
AKG N5005
53
points
Bose SoundSport Free

Why is AKG N5005 better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • 3h longer battery life
    ?

    8hvs5h
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 6.74g lighter
    ?

    11.4gvs18.14g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than AKG N5005?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Midnight Blue / Citron
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$154.99
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones - Stereo - Black - Wireless - Bluetooth - 29.5 ft - Earbud - Binaural - in-Ear (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Bose SoundSport Free pricegrabberBose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth ...Bose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth headphones (orange/navy)
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$199.99
Bose SoundSport Free aliexpressSINOSMART Support BOSE Soundsport Free D...SINOSMART Support BOSE Soundsport Free DSP Car Audio GPS Navigation Player for Mazda CX7 CX-7 radio 2007 2008-2014 2.5D IPS/QLED
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$213.21

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
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.
3.has a detachable cable
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

11.4g

18.14g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
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 N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
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.
3.has a neodymium magnet
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

8h

5h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
AKG N5005
Bose SoundSport Free
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Midnight Blue / Citron
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$154.99
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones - Stereo - Black - Wireless - Bluetooth - 29.5 ft - Earbud - Binaural - in-Ear (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$159.99
Bose SoundSport Free pricegrabberBose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth ...Bose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth headphones (orange/navy)
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$199.99
Bose SoundSport Free aliexpressSINOSMART Support BOSE Soundsport Free D...SINOSMART Support BOSE Soundsport Free DSP Car Audio GPS Navigation Player for Mazda CX7 CX-7 radio 2007 2008-2014 2.5D IPS/QLED
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$213.21

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