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Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Top 27%3,303 points
Top 27%
Top 42%2,622 points
Top 42%
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Top specs and features

Bose QuietComfort 3 vs Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth: 21 facts in comparison

1. 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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
44% have it

2. weight

17g lighter.
136g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
153g

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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
39% have it

4. 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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
76% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
31% have it

6. has active noise cancelling (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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
15% 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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
47% have it

8. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
27% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
23% have it

10. 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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
47% have it

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
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
39% have it

12. 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 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
20% have it

13. travel bag is included

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

14. 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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
30% have it

15. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
48% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
18% have it

17. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
21% have it

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
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
80% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.6m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

20. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Bose QuietComfort 3
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
22% have it

21. 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 SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
5% have it

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