48points

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700

88points

Bose QuietComfort 35

80points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

40points

Fostex TH-7

88points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

100points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Comparison winner
Sennheiser PXC 550
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33 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700vs Bose QuietComfort 35vs Bose QuietComfort 35 IIvs Fostex TH-7vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNCvs Sennheiser PXC 550

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
48
points
Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
88
points
Bose QuietComfort 35
80
points
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
40
points
Fostex TH-7
88
points
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
100
points
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ES700 better than the others?

  • Lowest frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10,10,10,18,17Hz
  • Weight
    160gvs309,309,260,221.1,227g

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than the others?

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than the others?

  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Why is Fostex TH-7 better than the others?

  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than the others?

  • Sound pressure level
    ?

    113dB/mWvs104,90,90,98,110dB/mW

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than the others?

  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Which are the most popular comparisons?

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35

Buy used:

$129.95

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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$236.61
Bose QuietComfort 35 walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones II with Google Assistant
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$349.00
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

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$229.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR – Black
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$263.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$252.85
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling, Alexa voice control - Black + 1 Year Extended Warranty + Deco Gear 6.35mm to 3.5mm Adaptor - Value Bundle
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$279.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Silver + 1 Year Extended Warranty + Deco Gear 6.35mm to 3.5mm Adaptor Value Bundle
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$299.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR - Silver
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (black)
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (silver)
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC352 wireless noise cancelling hea...Bose QC352 wireless noise cancelling headphones (rose gold)
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II 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

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation (HD 4.50 BTNC) (Renewed)
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$104.99
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC pricegrabberSennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC over-ear bluetoo...Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC over-ear bluetooth noise cancelling headphones
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$119.95
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC walmartSennheiser HD 660 S Open Over-Ear Audiop...Sennheiser HD 660 S Open Over-Ear Audiophile Headphones (Black)
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$499.95

Sennheiser PXC 550

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$177.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life (Renewed)
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$169.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 pricegrabberSennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancel...Sennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancelling headphones (over-ear)
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$199.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 walmartOMNIHIL Replacement (15FT) 2.0 High Spee...OMNIHIL Replacement (15FT) 2.0 High Speed USB Cable for Sennheiser MM 550 Travel Stereo Bluetooth Over-Ear Headset
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$11.96

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

160g

309g

309g

260g

221.1g

227g

5.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550

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

5Hz

10Hz

10Hz

10Hz

18Hz

17Hz

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

104dB/mW

90dB/mW

90dB/mW

98dB/mW

113dB/mW

110dB/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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
3.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550
6.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.

Audio-Technica ATH-ES700
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Fostex TH-7
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Sennheiser PXC 550

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35

Buy used:

$129.95

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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$236.61
Bose QuietComfort 35 walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones II with Google Assistant
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$349.00
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

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$229.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR – Black
Amazon logo
$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$263.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$252.85
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling, Alexa voice control - Black + 1 Year Extended Warranty + Deco Gear 6.35mm to 3.5mm Adaptor - Value Bundle
Amazon logo
$279.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Silver + 1 Year Extended Warranty + Deco Gear 6.35mm to 3.5mm Adaptor Value Bundle
Amazon logo
$299.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR - Silver
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (black)
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (silver)
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC352 wireless noise cancelling hea...Bose QC352 wireless noise cancelling headphones (rose gold)
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II 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

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation (HD 4.50 BTNC) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$104.99
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC pricegrabberSennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC over-ear bluetoo...Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC over-ear bluetooth noise cancelling headphones
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$119.95
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC walmartSennheiser HD 660 S Open Over-Ear Audiop...Sennheiser HD 660 S Open Over-Ear Audiophile Headphones (Black)
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$499.95

Sennheiser PXC 550

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$177.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless “ NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life (Renewed)
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$169.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 pricegrabberSennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancel...Sennheiser PXC 550 wireless noise cancelling headphones (over-ear)
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$199.99
Sennheiser PXC 550 walmartOMNIHIL Replacement (15FT) 2.0 High Spee...OMNIHIL Replacement (15FT) 2.0 High Speed USB Cable for Sennheiser MM 550 Travel Stereo Bluetooth Over-Ear Headset
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$11.96

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