44points

Beats by Dre Wireless

93points

Bose QuietComfort 35

54points

Bowers & Wilkins C5

Beats by Dre Wireless
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21 facts in comparison

Beats by Dre Wireless vs Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Bowers & Wilkins C5

Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5
44
points
93
points
54
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Why is Beats by Dre Wireless better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & Bowers & Wilkins C5?

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Beats by Dre Wireless & Bowers & Wilkins C5?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Bowers & Wilkins C5 better than Beats by Dre Wireless & Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • Weight
    20gvs210,309g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has an in-ear form

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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

210g

309g

20g

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Sony MDR-EX150AP

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5.can be folded
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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

6.travel bag is included
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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

Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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 cancelling (noise reduction)
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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.

3.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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 Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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.has an in-line control panel
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Beats by Dre Wireless
Bose QuietComfort 35
Bowers & Wilkins C5

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

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