44points

Bose QuietComfort 25

64points

Sennheiser Urbanite XL

Bose QuietComfort 25
Comparison winner
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
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16 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 25 vs Sennheiser Urbanite XL

Bose QuietComfort 25
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
44
points
Bose QuietComfort 25
64
points
Sennheiser Urbanite XL

Why is Bose QuietComfort 25 better than Sennheiser Urbanite XL?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 119g lighter
    196gvs315g
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.2m
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Why is Sennheiser Urbanite XL better than Bose QuietComfort 25?

  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
2.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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

196g

315g

4.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Bose QuietComfort 25
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
5.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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
6.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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL

Sound quality

1.has 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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
2.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietComfort 25
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
2.has a removable battery
?

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

Bose QuietComfort 25
Sennheiser Urbanite XL

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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL

Features

1.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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
2.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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

4.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
Sennheiser Urbanite XL

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