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Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
Top 46%705 points
Top 46%
Top 68%415 points
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Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
Top specs and features

Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A vs Bose SIE2: 15 facts in comparison

1. weight

153g lighter.
170g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
17g

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-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
45% have it

3. 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-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
36% have it

4. 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-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
69% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
31% have it

6. 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-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
76% have it

7. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
64% have it

8. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
43% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
50% have it

10. 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-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
82% have it

11. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
13% have it

12. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
0.52m

13. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
23% have it

14. has an in-ear form

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.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
36% have it

15. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9A
Bose SIE2
5% have it

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