36points

Bose OE2i

69points

KEF M500

Bose OE2i
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KEF M500
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Bose OE2i vs KEF M500

Bose OE2i
KEF M500
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

Why is Bose OE2i better than KEF M500?

  • 68g lighter
    140gvs208g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be used as a headset

Why is KEF M500 better than Bose OE2i?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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

3.weight

140g

208g

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Sony MDR-EX150AP

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4.can be folded
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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

5.has a tangle free cable
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.has included ear pads
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Bose OE2i
KEF M500

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

3.number of microphones

1

1

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

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