48points

Beats by Dre Heartbeats

92points

Bose QuietComfort 35

Beats by Dre Heartbeats
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Beats by Dre Heartbeats vs Bose QuietComfort 35

Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

Why is Beats by Dre Heartbeats better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 289g lighter
    20gvs309g
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Has an earbud form

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Beats by Dre Heartbeats?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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.weight

20g

309g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.has an in-ear form
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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.

6.can be folded
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Bose QuietComfort 35

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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

2.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
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Bose QuietComfort 35

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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.

3.number of microphones

1

2

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Beats by Dre Heartbeats
Bose QuietComfort 35

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

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