94points

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

58points

Urbanista Rio

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Urbanista Rio
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Bose QuietComfort 35 II vs Urbanista Rio

Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 II better than Urbanista Rio?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Has an over-the-ear form

Why is Urbanista Rio better than Bose QuietComfort 35 II?

  • 286g lighter
    23gvs309g
  • 22dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    112dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Sweat resistant
  • 11 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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
Urbanista Rio

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.weight

309g

23g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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

5.has an in-ear form
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

For example

AKG N200 Wireless

6.can be folded
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

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

2.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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

3.sound pressure level

90dB/mW

112dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.has a neodymium magnet
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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.Has WiFi
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.can be used as a headset
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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.

4.number of microphones

2

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

5.warranty period

1

12

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

6.has a noise canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

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

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Miscellaneous

1.can be controlled remotely
Bose QuietComfort 35 II
Urbanista Rio

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

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