92points

Bose QuietComfort 35

53points

Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Denon Music Maniac AH-C400?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator

Why is Denon Music Maniac AH-C400 better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 300g lighter
    9gvs309g
  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    106dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has an in-ear form

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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
Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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

9g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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.

6.can be folded
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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

4Hz

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
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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

106dB/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
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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
Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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
Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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.has a noise canceling microphone
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Denon Music Maniac AH-C400

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

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