37points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

56points

Sony WF-1000X

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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20 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i vs Sony WF-1000X

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
37
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Bose QuietComfort 20i
56
points
Sony WF-1000X

Why is Bose QuietComfort 20i better than Sony WF-1000X?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 26g lighter
    ?

    44gvs70g
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Sony WF-1000X better than Bose QuietComfort 20i?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has an earbud form
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 20i pricegrabberBose QC20 in-ear noise cancelling headph...Bose QC20 in-ear noise cancelling headphones (black) for IOS
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$249.00

Sony WF-1000X

Buy used:

$99.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-C...Sony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Canceling in-Ear Earphones w Mic and NFC (Renewed)
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$99.99
Sony WF-1000X walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
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$348.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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

70g

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.travel bag is included
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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
Sony WF-1000X
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.has an L-shaped plug
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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.
6.has an earbud form
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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 passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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
Sony WF-1000X
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
Sony WF-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
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 a noise-canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.Has voice prompts
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has voice commands
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WF-1000X
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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