44points

Bose QuietComfort 25

88points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Bose QuietComfort 25
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Bose QuietComfort 25 vs Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Bose QuietComfort 25
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Bose QuietComfort 25
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
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88
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Why is Bose QuietComfort 25 better than Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • 49g lighter
    196gvs245g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Bose QuietComfort 25?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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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
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Sony MDR-ZX770BN

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.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.

4.weight

196g

245g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

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.

6.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.

Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
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Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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

2.has a neodymium magnet
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Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
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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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a removable battery
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Sony MDR-ZX770BN

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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.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.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.control panel placed on a device
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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.

2.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.

3.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.

4.number of microphones

1

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

5.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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