69points

Bose QuietComfort 3

42points

Grado PS1000

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Grado PS1000
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Bose QuietComfort 3 vs Grado PS1000

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000
69
points
Bose QuietComfort 3
42
points
Grado PS1000

Why is Bose QuietComfort 3 better than Grado PS1000?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Grado PS1000 better than Bose QuietComfort 3?

  • 28000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    50000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 1.4m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.6m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.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
Grado PS1000
2.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
Grado PS1000
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
Grado PS1000
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

50000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

5Hz

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

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000
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.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000
5.has a neodymium magnet
?

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
Grado PS1000

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietComfort 3
Grado PS1000

Connectivity

1.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
Grado PS1000

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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
Grado PS1000
2.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
Grado PS1000
3.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
Grado PS1000

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