83points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

57points

Sony MDR-1AM2

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
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Bose QuietComfort 35 II vs Sony MDR-1AM2

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
83
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Bose QuietComfort 35 II
57
points
Sony MDR-1AM2

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than Sony MDR-1AM2?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-1AM2 better than Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs10Hz
  • 80000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    100000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    98dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 121.89g lighter
    ?

    187.11gvs309g
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 3.2m longer cable
    ?

    4.4mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$214.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control - Black
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$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$231.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Rose Gold
Amazon logo
$339.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control -Silver
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless ...Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Headphones, Black, Noise Cancelling with Budrug LLC Airplane Flight Adapter - Worldwide Version Bundle
Amazon logo
$599.99
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 with Mic Voice
aliexpress logo
$315.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones II with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$299.00

Sony MDR-1AM2

Buy used:

$295.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
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$298.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)...Sony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)?Japan Domestic Genuine Products? ?Ships from Japan?
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$260.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2)
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$598.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2/B Premium Hi-Res Stereo Hea...Sony MDR1AM2/B Premium Hi-Res Stereo Headphones with Heavy Bass Beat (Black) with Hardshell Protective Headphone Case and Brushed Aluminum Headphone Stand Bundle (3 Items)
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$298.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSONY MDR-1AB Black High-Resolution Audio...SONY MDR-1AB Black High-Resolution Audio Headphones
Amazon logo
$289.94
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony WH-XB900N Wireless Extra Bass Noise...Sony WH-XB900N Wireless Extra Bass Noise Cancelling Blue Headphones (2019)
Amazon logo
$248.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones wit...Sony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones with CCAW Voice Coil
Amazon logo
$347.92
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wir...Sony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphone Grayish Black Renewed
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$99.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

309g

187.11g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

3Hz

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

20000Hz

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
5.sound pressure level

90dB/mW

98dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
6.has a mute function
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Miscellaneous

1.compatible with Xbox Live
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
You can use your headset for in-game voice chat, private chat, audio for video chat, and in-game voice recognition using Xbox services.
2.compatible with PlayStation
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Sony MDR-1AM2
The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.

Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Buy used:

$214.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Silver (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$231.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Rose Gold
Amazon logo
$339.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control -Silver
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless ...Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Headphones, Black, Noise Cancelling with Budrug LLC Airplane Flight Adapter - Worldwide Version Bundle
Amazon logo
$599.99
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 with Mic Voice
aliexpress logo
$315.99
Bose QuietComfort 35 II walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones II with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$299.00

Sony MDR-1AM2

Buy used:

$295.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio...Sony MDR1AM2 Wired High Resolution Audio Overhead Headphones, Black (MDR-1AM2/B)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (Internati...Sony MDR-1A Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
Amazon logo
$239.99
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)...Sony Stereo Headphone MDR-1AM2-B (Black)?Japan Domestic Genuine Products? ?Ships from Japan?
Amazon logo
$260.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Hea...Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2)
Amazon logo
$598.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDR1AM2/B Premium Hi-Res Stereo Hea...Sony MDR1AM2/B Premium Hi-Res Stereo Headphones with Heavy Bass Beat (Black) with Hardshell Protective Headphone Case and Brushed Aluminum Headphone Stand Bundle (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSONY MDR-1AB Black High-Resolution Audio...SONY MDR-1AB Black High-Resolution Audio Headphones
Amazon logo
$289.94
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony WH-XB900N Wireless Extra Bass Noise...Sony WH-XB900N Wireless Extra Bass Noise Cancelling Blue Headphones (2019)
Amazon logo
$248.00
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones wit...Sony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones with CCAW Voice Coil
Amazon logo
$347.92
Sony MDR-1AM2 AmazonSony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wir...Sony - H900N Hi-Res Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphone Grayish Black Renewed
Amazon logo
$99.00

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