57points

Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless

93points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless vs Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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points
93
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Why is Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless better than Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

  • 285g lighter
    24gvs309g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads
  • Sweat resistant
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1
  • Has a straight plug

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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 a detachable cable
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

3.has an over-the-ear form
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

4.weight

24g

309g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

6.sweat resistant
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

2.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

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

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

2.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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.warranty period

2

1

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

4.has an in-line control panel
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
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.

5.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

6.has a noise canceling microphone
Beats by Dre Powerbeats 2 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

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

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