Bose QuietComfort 3JBL Duet BT
Top 40%801 points
Top 40%
Top 14%1,152 points
Top 14%
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
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Top specs and features

Bose QuietComfort 3 vs JBL Duet BT: 24 facts in comparison

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
20000Hz

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
20Hz

3. weight

47.3g lighter.
136g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
183.3g

4. 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
JBL Duet BT
46% have it

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
JBL Duet BT
39% have it

6. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
25% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
32% have it

8. 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
JBL Duet BT
45% have it

9. 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
JBL Duet BT
38% have it

10. 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
JBL Duet BT
42% have it

11. 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
JBL Duet BT
76% 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
JBL Duet BT
31% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
17% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
63% have it

15. 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
JBL Duet BT
15% have it

16. 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
JBL Duet BT
12% have it

17. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
9% have it

18. 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

19. 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
JBL Duet BT
86% have it

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
JBL Duet BT
23% have it

21. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
10% have it

22. 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
JBL Duet BT
3% have it

23. has a removable battery

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

24. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Bose QuietComfort 3
JBL Duet BT
10% have it
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