92points

Bose QuietComfort 35

61points

Onkyo ES-HF300

88points

Sony MDR-100ABN

90points

Sony WH-1000XM2

Comparison winner
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2
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24 facts in comparison

Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Onkyo ES-HF300 vs Sony MDR-100ABN vs Sony WH-1000XM2

Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2
92
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61
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88
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90
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Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Onkyo ES-HF300 & Sony MDR-100ABN & Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • Has a straight plug
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Onkyo ES-HF300 better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & Sony MDR-100ABN & Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • Weight
    240gvs309,290,275g
  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & Onkyo ES-HF300 & Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Sony WH-1000XM2 better than Bose QuietComfort 35 & Onkyo ES-HF300 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • Lowest frequency
    4Hzvs10,10,5Hz
  • Cable length
    1.5mvs1.2,1.2,1.2m

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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 a detachable cable
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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.

4.weight

309g

240g

290g

275g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.has a tangle free cable
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.can be folded
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

10Hz

5Hz

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
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

3.has a neodymium magnet
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

4.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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 a noise canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 35
Onkyo ES-HF300
Sony MDR-100ABN
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

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