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Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
Top 57%562 points
Top 57%
Top 13%1,146 points
Top 13%
Top 52%627 points
Top 52%
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
Top specs and features

Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD vs Bose QuietComfort 35 II vs Grado GS1000i: 25 facts in comparison

1. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz
8Hz

2. has sound isolation/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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
44% have it

3. weight

180g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
309g
312g

4. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
36% have it

5. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
103dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
90dB/mW
98dB/mW

6. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
66% have it

7. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
39% have it

8. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
76% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
31% have it

10. can be used as a headset

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
47% have it

11. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
15% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
27% have it

13. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
39% have it

14. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
19% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
64% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
48% have it

17. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
18% have it

18. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
80% have it

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
20% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m
4.5m

21. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
4% have it

22. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
4% have it

23. has an open-back design

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
10% have it

24. has voice prompts

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
2% have it

25. 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-ESW11LTD
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Grado GS1000i
2% have it

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