37points

Bose QuietComfort 20i

63points

Sony WI-1000X

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21 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i vs Sony WI-1000X

Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
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Bose QuietComfort 20i
63
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Sony WI-1000X

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

  • 27g lighter
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    44gvs71g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 0.3m longer cable
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    1.3mvs1m

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

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 20i

Buy used:

$110.98

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 20i AmazonBose QuietComfort 20i Acoustic Noise Can...Bose QuietComfort 20i Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones (Renewed)
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$199.99

Sony WI-1000X

Buy used:

$174.98

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI1000X Premium Noise Cancelling Wi...Sony WI1000X Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless Behind-Neck In Ear Headphones (International version/seller warranty) (Black)
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$174.99
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-1000XM2 In-Ear Noise Cancelling ...Sony WI-1000XM2 In-Ear Noise Cancelling Neckband Black Headphones (2020)
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$298.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa voice control and mic for phone call, Silver
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$228.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless B...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless Behind-Neck in Ear Headphones - Black (WI1000X/B)
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$298.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony Wireless in-Ear Headset/Headphones ...Sony Wireless in-Ear Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call, Black (WI-C310/B)
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$18.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-C600N Wireless Noise Canceling i...Sony WI-C600N Wireless Noise Canceling in-Ear Headphones, Black (WIC600N/B) (WI-C600N/B)
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$98.00
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony WI-C400 Wireless in-Ear Headphones ...Sony WI-C400 Wireless in-Ear Headphones with up to 30 Hours Battery Life - Black
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$49.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-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.has a detachable cable
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

44g

71g

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
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
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
Sony WI-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.
6.cable length

1.3m

1m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-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 WI-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-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 WI-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 WI-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.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-1000X
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Bose QuietComfort 20i
Sony WI-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.
6.has voice commands
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Sony WI-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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