53points

Audio-Technica ATH-ES88

92points

Bose QuietComfort 35

90points

Philips SHB8750NC

Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
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Philips SHB8750NC
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Audio-Technica ATH-ES88 vs Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Philips SHB8750NC

Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-ES88 better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & Philips SHB8750NC?

  • Lowest frequency
    9Hzvs10,10Hz
  • Weight
    130gvs309,226g
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES88 & Philips SHB8750NC?

  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than Audio-Technica ATH-ES88 & Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • Sound pressure level
    105dB/mWvs103,90dB/mW
  • Has included ear pads

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has an over-the-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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.

3.has a detachable cable
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

130g

309g

226g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

9Hz

10Hz

10Hz

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

2.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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

3.sound pressure level

103dB/mW

90dB/mW

105dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.has a noise canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-ES88
Bose QuietComfort 35
Philips SHB8750NC

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

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