49points

Apple AirPods

57points

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
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27 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods vs Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
49
points
Apple AirPods
57
points
Bose SoundSport Free

Why is Apple AirPods better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • 2 more microphone(s)
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    4vs2
  • 10.14g lighter
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    8gvs18.14g
  • Has voice commands
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  • Has wireless charging
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  • Has an accelerometer
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Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Apple AirPods?

  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$299.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Black
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$149.00
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
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$149.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
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$154.99
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Bright Orange
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$149.00
Bose SoundSport Free aliexpressBose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluet...Bose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluetooth Earphones TWS Sports Earbuds Waterproof Headphones Sweatproof Headset with Mic
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$226.98
Bose SoundSport Free walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones II with Google Assistant - Black
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$299.00

Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods
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.
4.weight

8g

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.
5.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
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.has an earbud form
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple AirPods
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
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

2

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

Connectivity

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

Features

1.has voice commands
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
2.has a mute function
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
3.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods
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.
4.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods
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.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods
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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has an open-back design
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a removable battery
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
5.has removable speakers
Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
This modularity allows you to integrate the speakers into hoodies or snowboard helmets.

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