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Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
Top 62%496 points
Top 62%
Top 37%832 points
Top 37%
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
Top specs and features

Bose QuietComfort 25 vs Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2: 21 facts in comparison

1. has sound isolation/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 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
45% have it

2. weight

66g lighter.
196g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
130g

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
67% have it

4. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
38% have it

5. 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 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
75% have it

6. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
31% have it

7. 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 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
45% have it

8. 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 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
47% have it

9. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
25% have it

10. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
14% have it

11. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
39% have it

12. control panel placed on a device

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.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
18% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
64% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
44% have it

15. has an L-shaped plug

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 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
30% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
49% have it

17. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
81% have it

18. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.4m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

20. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
23% have it

21. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bose QuietComfort 25
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Series 2
6% have it

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