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Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
Top 37%839 points
Top 37%
Top 62%505 points
Top 62%
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
Top specs and features

Bose QuietComfort 3 vs Bose QuietComfort 25: 18 facts in comparison

1. weight

60g lighter.
136g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
196g

2. 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 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
45% have it

3. 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
Bose QuietComfort 25
38% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
30% have it

5. 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
Bose QuietComfort 25
46% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
24% 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 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
43% have it

8. 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 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
75% have it

9. 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
Bose QuietComfort 25
39% 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 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
13% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
64% have it

12. 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
Bose QuietComfort 25
30% have it

13. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
14% have it

14. 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

15. 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
Bose QuietComfort 25
81% have it

16. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.6m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.4m

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
Bose QuietComfort 25
3% have it

18. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose QuietComfort 25
6% have it

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