78points
24points

AKG N90Q

88points
57points

Bose QuietComfort 35

AKG N90Q
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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AKG N90Q vs Bose QuietComfort 35

AKG N90Q
Bose QuietComfort 35
78
points
AKG N90Q
88
points
Bose QuietComfort 35

Why is AKG N90Q better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 20dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1.8m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.2m

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than AKG N90Q?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 151g lighter
    309gvs460g
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

AKG N90Q

ProductStorePrice
AKG N90Q walmartAKGN90Q AKG N90Q Auto-Calibrating Noise-...AKGN90Q AKG N90Q Auto-Calibrating Noise-Cancelling Headphones (Black)
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$1,017.62

Bose QuietComfort 35

Buy used:

$149.65

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series I) Wireless...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series I) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
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$239.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 aliexpressBose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wireless Blu...Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Bass Headset Noise Cancelling Sport Earphone with Mic Voice Assistant
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$321.98

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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.

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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.

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3.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.

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4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

460g

309g

5.can be folded
?

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

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6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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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

110dB/mW

90dB/mW

3.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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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.

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5.has a neodymium magnet
?

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

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Bose QuietComfort 35

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Bose QuietComfort 35
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG N90Q
Bose QuietComfort 35

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

AKG N90Q
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 N90Q
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.

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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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

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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 N90Q
Bose QuietComfort 35
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

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1

2

4.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.

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5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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