71points

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

83points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT vs Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT better than Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 9dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    99dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 20h longer battery life
    ?

    40hvs20h
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs15Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 1g lighter
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    309gvs310g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • 4.75h shorter charge time
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    2.25hvs7h

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black, Professional Grade, Critically Acclaimed, With Detachable Cable
Amazon logo
$149.00

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$329.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$220.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Rose Gold
Amazon logo
$339.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control -Silver
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless ...Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Headphones, Black, Noise Cancelling with Budrug LLC Airplane Flight Adapter - Worldwide Version Bundle
Amazon logo
$599.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (black)
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$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (silver)
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$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II aliexpressOriginal Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wir...Original Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Bass Headset Noise Cancelling Sport Earphone with Mic Voice
aliexpress logo
$315.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones II with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$299.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

310g

309g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

10Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

28000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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.
5.sound pressure level

99dB/mW

90dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

40h

20h

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.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

7h

2.25h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has a removable battery
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

5

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Miscellaneous

1.compatible with PlayStation
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.
2.compatible with Xbox Live
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
You can use your headset for in-game voice chat, private chat, audio for video chat, and in-game voice recognition using Xbox services.

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT AmazonAudio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Stu...Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black, Professional Grade, Critically Acclaimed, With Detachable Cable
Amazon logo
$149.00

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$329.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$220.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Rose Gold
Amazon logo
$339.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control -Silver
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless ...Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Headphones, Black, Noise Cancelling with Budrug LLC Airplane Flight Adapter - Worldwide Version Bundle
Amazon logo
$599.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (black)
pricegrabber logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II pricegrabberBose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling he...Bose QC35 2 wireless noise cancelling headphones (silver)
pricegrabber logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II aliexpressOriginal Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wir...Original Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Bass Headset Noise Cancelling Sport Earphone with Mic Voice
aliexpress logo
$315.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones II with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$299.00

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