92points

Bose QuietComfort 35

83points

JBL Duet BT

51points

Sennheiser HD 429s

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Bose QuietComfort 35 vs JBL Duet BT vs Sennheiser HD 429s

Bose QuietComfort 35
JBL Duet BT
Sennheiser HD 429s
Bose QuietComfort 35
JBL Duet BT
Sennheiser HD 429s

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than JBL Duet BT & Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • Lowest frequency
    10Hzvs20,18Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is JBL Duet BT better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & Sennheiser HD 429s?

  • Weight
    183.3gvs309,219g
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Sennheiser HD 429s better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & JBL Duet BT?

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

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

    4.weight

    309g

    183.3g

    219g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    5.can be folded
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

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

    6.has a tangle free cable
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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    Sound quality

    1.lowest frequency

    10Hz

    20Hz

    18Hz

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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

    111dB/mW

    110dB/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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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.can be used as a headset
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

    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.

    3.has an in-line control panel
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

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

    4.number of microphones

    2

    1

    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
    Bose QuietComfort 35
    JBL Duet BT
    Sennheiser HD 429s

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

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