Bose QuietComfort 3
Top 39%391 points
Top 39%
Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
lowmidhigh
Top 90%
327 headphones
17.5Hz - 25.75Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
weight

Bose QuietComfort 3: 18 facts and highlights

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
152
0

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
141
0

3. weight

136g
AKG IP2: 3g
122
0

4. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Bose QuietComfort 3
27% have it
69
0

5. 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 3
37% have it
63
0

6. 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 3
44% have it
61
0

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose QuietComfort 3
30% have it
60
0

8. is 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 3
34% have it
49
0

9. 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 3
32% have it
48
0

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bose QuietComfort 3
74% have it
47
0

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 3
42% have it
46
0

12. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose QuietComfort 3
65% have it
44
0

13. 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 3
13% have it
43
0

14. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bose QuietComfort 3
8% have it
41
0

15. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
36
0

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.6m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
35
0

17. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Bose QuietComfort 3
3% have it
30
0

18. 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 3
88% have it
28
0

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