37points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

43points

Shure SE425

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14 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i vs Shure SE425

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
37
points
Bose QuietComfort 20i
43
points
Shure SE425

Why is Bose QuietComfort 20i better than Shure SE425?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is Shure SE425 better than Bose QuietComfort 20i?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 0.32m longer cable
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    1.62mvs1.3m

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i

Buy used:

$110.98

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$279.00

Shure SE425

ProductStorePrice
Shure SE425 walmart3.5mm Wired Earphones Cable Detachable R...3.5mm Wired Earphones Cable Detachable Replacement Headphone Cord w/ Microphone MMCX Connector for Shure SE215 SE315 SE425 SE535 SE846 UE900 Headphones Grey
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$10.49

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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 QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.travel bag is included
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
4.has an in-ear form
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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.
5.cable length

1.3m

1.62m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has an L-shaped plug
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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)
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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
Shure SE425
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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
Shure SE425
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.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Shure SE425
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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