69points

Bose QuietComfort 3

63points

Creative SXFI Air

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Bose QuietComfort 3 vs Creative SXFI Air

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
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Bose QuietComfort 3
63
points
Creative SXFI Air

Why is Bose QuietComfort 3 better than Creative SXFI Air?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 202g lighter
    136gvs338g
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?

Why is Creative SXFI Air better than Bose QuietComfort 3?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a removable microphone
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Price comparison

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.

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Creative SXFI Air
2.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.

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

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Creative SXFI Air
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Creative SXFI Air
5.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

136g

338g

6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Creative SXFI Air

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

22000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

20Hz

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Creative SXFI Air
4.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.

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Creative SXFI Air
5.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air

Power

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

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
4.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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Creative SXFI Air

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
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.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
4.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air

Features

1.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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
2.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.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
3.number of microphones
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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 3
Creative SXFI Air
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.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air
6.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Bose QuietComfort 3
Creative SXFI Air

Miscellaneous

1.has a removable microphone
?

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

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Creative SXFI Air

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