44points

Bose QuietComfort 25

42points

JBL Synchros S500

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Bose QuietComfort 25 vs JBL Synchros S500

Bose QuietComfort 25
JBL Synchros S500
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Bose QuietComfort 25
42
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JBL Synchros S500

Why is Bose QuietComfort 25 better than JBL Synchros S500?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is JBL Synchros S500 better than Bose QuietComfort 25?

  • Can be used as a headset
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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
JBL Synchros S500
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 25
JBL Synchros S500
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 25
JBL Synchros S500
4.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 25
JBL Synchros S500

Sound quality

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

Bose QuietComfort 25
JBL Synchros S500
2.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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
JBL Synchros S500

Power

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Bose QuietComfort 25
JBL Synchros S500

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 25
JBL Synchros S500

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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
JBL Synchros S500
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Bose QuietComfort 25
JBL Synchros S500

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