83points

Bose QuietComfort 35

51points

Koss Porta Pro KTC

Bose QuietComfort 35
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25 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Koss Porta Pro KTC

Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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Bose QuietComfort 35
51
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Koss Porta Pro KTC

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Koss Porta Pro KTC?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs15Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise-canceling (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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Why is Koss Porta Pro KTC better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    101dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 242g lighter
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    67gvs309g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Price comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35

Buy used:

$139.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietComfort 35 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series I) Wireless...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series I) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
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$270.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones II with Google Assistant - Black
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$349.00
Bose QuietComfort 35 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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$321.98

Koss Porta Pro KTC

ProductStorePrice
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro On Ear Headphones with Ca...Koss Porta Pro On Ear Headphones with Case, Black / Silver
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$29.99
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro KTC Ultimate Portable Hea...Koss Porta Pro KTC Ultimate Portable Headphone for iPod, iPhone and iPad
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$69.23
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro Limited Edition Black Gol...Koss Porta Pro Limited Edition Black Gold On-Ear Headphones, in-Line Microphone, Volume Control and Touch Remote Control, Includes Hard Carrying Case, Wired with 3.5mm Plug, Black and Gold
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$59.99
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro with Microphone and Remot...Koss Porta Pro with Microphone and Remote On-Ear Headphones, in-Line Microphone and Touch Remote Control, Collapsible Design, Wired with 3.5mm Plug, Black and Silver
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$59.99
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Porta Pro Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear...Koss Porta Pro Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones, in-Line Microphone, Volume Control and Touch Remote, Adjustable Headband with Multi-Pivoting Ear Plates, Black
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$79.99
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss SportaPro Stereo Headphones, Standa...Koss SportaPro Stereo Headphones, Standard Packaging
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$24.82
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Wireless Bluetooth Bundle White, BT...Koss Wireless Bluetooth Bundle White, BT539iW Over-Ear Headphone with Remote and in-line Microphone, BTS1W Portable Speaker, BT190iW Earbuds with in-Line Microphone and Touch Controls
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$189.99
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss Pro4S Full Size Studio Headphones, ...Koss Pro4S Full Size Studio Headphones, Black with Silver Trim
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$99.99
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss KSC75 Portable Stereophone Headphon...Koss KSC75 Portable Stereophone Headphones, Single, Standard Packaging
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$13.96
Koss Porta Pro KTC AmazonKoss UR10i Lightweight Headphone, Black
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$12.47

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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

67g

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.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

15Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.has passive noise reduction
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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

101dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
4.has active noise-canceling (noise control)
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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.has a neodymium magnet
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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
Koss Porta Pro KTC
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietComfort 35
Koss Porta Pro KTC
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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