92points

Bose QuietComfort 35

72points

Sennheiser RS 175

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Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Sennheiser RS 175

Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175
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Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Sennheiser RS 175?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs17Hz
  • 1g lighter
    309gvs310g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Travel bag is included
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Why is Sennheiser RS 175 better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 24dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    114dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    2vs1
  • 90m greater wireless connectivity range
    100mvs10m
  • Has a removable battery

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

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
Sennheiser RS 175

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
Sennheiser RS 175

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

310g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

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

6.travel bag is included
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

17Hz

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
Sennheiser RS 175

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

114dB/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
Sennheiser RS 175

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
Sennheiser RS 175

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
Sennheiser RS 175

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.charge time

2.25h

8.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

4.has a removable battery
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

100m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

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

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

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
Sennheiser RS 175

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
Sennheiser RS 175

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.warranty period

1

2

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

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sennheiser RS 175

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

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