65points

Apple AirPods Pro

60points

Bose SoundSport Pulse

Apple AirPods Pro
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27 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods Pro vs Bose SoundSport Pulse

Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
65
points
Apple AirPods Pro
60
points
Bose SoundSport Pulse

Why is Apple AirPods Pro better than Bose SoundSport Pulse?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs1
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 12.2g lighter
    ?

    10.8gvs23g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?

Why is Bose SoundSport Pulse better than Apple AirPods Pro?

  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a heart rate monitor
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Apple AirPods Pro

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonApple AirPods Pro
Amazon logo
$219.00
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonApple AirPods Pro (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$185.99
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonWireless Earbuds Bluetooth 5.0 Headphone...Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones HD Stereo Noise Reduction in-Ear Earbuds IPX5 Waterproof Sports Earpods Auto Pairing for Earphones Apple Airpods Pro/iPhone/Android (XL, Green)
Amazon logo
$35.99
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonPowerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Appl...Powerbeats Pro Wireless Earphones - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 9 Hours Of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant Earbuds - Ivory
Amazon logo
$249.95
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonWireless Headphones Bluetooth Earbuds wi...Wireless Headphones Bluetooth Earbuds with Charging Case Noise Cancelling 3D Stereo Headphones Built in Mic in Ear Ear Buds Pop-ups Auto Pairing Headphones for iPhone/Android/Apple AirPods Pro
Amazon logo
$39.98
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)
Amazon logo
$129.00
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonWireless Earbuds Bluetooth 5.0 Headphone...Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones Built in Mic in Ear 3D Stereo Earbuds Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphones IPX5 Headsets for iPhone Samsung Apple AirPods Pro Earbuds
Amazon logo
$39.98
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonBluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds Headsets ...Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds Headsets Bluetooth Headphones 【24Hrs Charging Case】 3D Stereo IPX5 Waterproof Pop-ups Auto Pairing Fast Charging for Earphone Samsung Apple Airpods Pro/Airpods/Airpod 2
Amazon logo
$22.68
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonBluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds with【24Hr...Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds with【24Hrs Charging Case】 Waterproof 3D Stereo Headphones in-Ear Built-in Mic Headset Premium Sound with Deep Bass Headphone for iPhone/Airpods/Airpod Pro/Apple
Amazon logo
$44.99
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonWireless Earbuds Bluetooth 5.0 Headphone...Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth 5.0 Headphones 3D Stereo CVC8.0 Noise Canceling True Wireless Earbuds with Fast Charging Case,One-Step Pairing for iPhone/Samsung/Android Apple AirPods Pro Earphones
Amazon logo
$39.99

Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
4.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.
6.weight

10.8g

23g

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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Microphone

1.number of microphones

4

1

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

Power

1.Battery life

5h

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
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

5

4.2

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.
2.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.

Features

1.has voice commands
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
2.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.
3.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.
4.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
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.
6.has an accelerometer
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a heart rate monitor
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
2.Has an in-line control panel
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a removable battery
Apple AirPods Pro
Bose SoundSport Pulse
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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