39points
22points

Apple AirPods

65points
50points

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
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47 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods vs Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
39
points
Apple AirPods
65
points
Bose SoundSport Free

Why is Apple AirPods better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs2
  • 6.2g lighter
    8gvs14.2g
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Apple AirPods?

  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has wireless charging
    ?

Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Previo...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$159.00
Apple AirPods walmartApple AirPods with Charging Case (Latest...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Latest Model)
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$139.00

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$249.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Midnight Blue with 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
$155.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones - Stereo - Wireless - Bluetooth - 29.5 ft - Earbud - Binaural - in-Ear - Midnight Blue, Citron (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$187.03
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Bright Orange
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free pricegrabberBose Soundsport Free wireless Bluetooth ...Bose Soundsport Free wireless Bluetooth headphones (black)
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$199.99
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 pricegrabberBose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth ...Bose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth headphones (navy/citron)
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$199.99
Bose SoundSport Free walmartBose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluet...Bose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds - Black
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$199.00

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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. Show more

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
2.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Panasonic Technics EAH-AZ70W

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4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

8g

14.2g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free

Sound quality

1.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.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

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2.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.

For example

Harman Kardon Fly ANC

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
2.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

5h

5h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
4.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
2.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
3.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
4.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.

For example

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
5.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 (2nd Gen)

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free

Features

1.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Philips PH805

8

4

2

2.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
3.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.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
4.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
5.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
6.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.

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free

Miscellaneous

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
2.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
3.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
4.is an active speaker
?

An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
5.has an AUX input
?

An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free
6.has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector
?

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Apple AirPods
Bose SoundSport Free

Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Previo...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Previous Model)
Amazon logo
$159.00
Apple AirPods walmartApple AirPods with Charging Case (Latest...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Latest Model)
walmart logo
$139.00

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$249.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Midnight Blue with 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
$155.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones - Stereo - Wireless - Bluetooth - 29.5 ft - Earbud - Binaural - in-Ear - Midnight Blue, Citron (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$187.03
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Bright Orange
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free pricegrabberBose Soundsport Free wireless Bluetooth ...Bose Soundsport Free wireless Bluetooth headphones (black)
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$199.99
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 pricegrabberBose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth ...Bose SoundSport Free wireless Bluetooth headphones (navy/citron)
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$199.99
Bose SoundSport Free walmartBose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluet...Bose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds - Black
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$199.00

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