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Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
Top 42%773 points
Top 42%
Top 68%429 points
Top 68%
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
Top specs and features

Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1 vs Bose AE2w: 17 facts in comparison

1. weight

49.6g lighter.
100g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
149.6g

2. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
68% have it

3. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
38% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
30% have it

5. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
43% have it

6. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
46% have it

7. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
75% have it

8. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
23% have it

9. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
13% have it

10. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
39% have it

11. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
17% have it

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
64% 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
49% have it

14. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
30% have it

15. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Audio-Technica QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
14% have it

16. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
81% have it

17. 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 QuietPoint ATH-ANC1
Bose AE2w
22% have it

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