35points
22points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

48points
38points

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless

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16 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i vs Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
35
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Bose QuietComfort 20i
48
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Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless

Why is Bose QuietComfort 20i better than Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless?

  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless better than Bose QuietComfort 20i?

  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 15.7g lighter
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    28.3gvs44g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i

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$110.98

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.weight

44g

28.3g

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.
3.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.travel bag is included
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.has an in-ear form
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
6.has an earbud form
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
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
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
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

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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