79points
54points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

81points
58points

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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Bose QuietComfort 35 II vs Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
79
points
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
81
points
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4
  • 0.75h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.25hvs3h
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE better than Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    93dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 4h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs20h
  • 20g lighter
    289gvs309g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 90m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    100mvs10m
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$166.63

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR – Black
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
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$255.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$244.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling, Alexa voice control - Black
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$273.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR - Silver
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones II with Google Assistant
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II aliexpressOriginal Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wir...Original Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Bass Headset Noise Cancelling Sport Earphone Voice Assistant
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$317.95

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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. Show more

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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.

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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.

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4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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5.weight
?

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6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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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. Show more

Best

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120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

90dB/mW

93dB/mW

3.lowest frequency
?

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

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1Hz

10Hz

20Hz

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.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 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
6.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 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

20h

24h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

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0.46h

2.25h

3h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4.1

4

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Jabra Engage 75 Stereo/Mono

150m

10m

100m

3.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
4.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 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

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 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
2.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 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

2

2

4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE
5.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Sennheiser CX Sport

24

1

2

6.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 SE

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$166.63

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR – Black
Amazon logo
$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$255.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$244.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling, Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$273.95
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR - Silver
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$349.00
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$349.00
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$317.95

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