Audio-Technica ATH-W5000Bose QuietComfort 35
Top 43%754 points
Top 43%
Top 16%1,124 points
Top 16%
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
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Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 vs Bose QuietComfort 35: 22 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

2. weight

31g lighter.
340g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
309g

3. 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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
48% have it

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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
33% have it

5. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
102dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
90dB/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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
73% have it

7. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
25% have it

8. 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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
36% have it

11. 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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
42% have it

12. 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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
75% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
53% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
16% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
64% have it

17. 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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
13% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
8% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Audio-Technica ATH-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
8% have it

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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
3% 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-W5000
Bose QuietComfort 35
3% have it

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