77points
73points

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless

50points
40points

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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21 facts in comparison

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless vs Bose SoundLink around-ear II

Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
77
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Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
50
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Bose SoundLink around-ear II

Why is Beats by Dre Studio Wireless better than Bose SoundLink around-ear II?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 0.1m greater wireless connectivity range
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    9.1mvs9m
  • Has a tangle free cable
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Why is Bose SoundLink around-ear II better than Beats by Dre Studio Wireless?

  • 60g lighter
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    200gvs260g
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

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$229.00
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear 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 an over-the-ear form
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear 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.
3.has a detachable cable
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

260g

200g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear 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 rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

9m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear 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.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
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.
2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Studio Wireless
Bose SoundLink around-ear 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.

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