71points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

58points

Bose QuietControl 30

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32 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 vs Bose QuietControl 30

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
71
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
58
points
Bose QuietControl 30

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 better than Bose QuietControl 30?

  • 50.8g lighter
    13gvs63.8g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs3h
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Bose QuietControl 30 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 6h longer battery life
    ?

    10hvs4h
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
2.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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
3.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

13g

63.8g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
2.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
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.

For example

JBL T460BT

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

4h

10h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

3h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
6.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

10m

10m

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
4.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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
2.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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

2

4.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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30
6.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
Bose QuietControl 30

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