49points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

50points

Shure SE425

Bose QuietComfort 20i
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15 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i vs Shure SE425

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
49
points
Bose QuietComfort 20i
50
points
Shure SE425

Why is Bose QuietComfort 20i better than Shure SE425?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Shure SE425 better than Bose QuietComfort 20i?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 0.32m longer cable
    ?

    1.62mvs1.3m

Price comparison

Design

1.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 QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
5.has an in-ear form
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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.

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
6.has an L-shaped plug
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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 QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
2.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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 QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425

Connectivity

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

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425

Features

1.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 QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
2.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 QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425

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