37points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

50points

Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

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18 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i vs Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
37
points
Bose QuietComfort 20i
50
points
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2

Why is Bose QuietComfort 20i better than Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.3mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2 better than Bose QuietComfort 20i?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • 24g lighter
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    20gvs44g
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an earbud form
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  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i

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$110.98

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

44g

20g

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.
4.travel bag is included
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Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.has an in-ear form
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Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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 a tangle free cable
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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)
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Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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 battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a removable battery
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Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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
Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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.Has an in-line control panel
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Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2
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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