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Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
Top 71%386 points
Top 71%
Top 17%1,102 points
Top 17%
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
Top specs and features

Bose OE2i vs Sony MDR-1000X: 18 facts in comparison

1. weight

135g lighter.
140g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
275g

2. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
36% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
67% have it

4. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
39% have it

5. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
76% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
31% have it

7. can be used as a headset

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.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
47% have it

8. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
47% have it

9. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
15% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
26% have it

11. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
39% have it

12. control panel placed on a device

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.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
19% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
64% have it

14. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
30% have it

15. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
80% have it

16. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
20% have it

17. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
22% have it

18. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Bose OE2i
Sony MDR-1000X
4% have it

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