85points
54points

Bose QuietComfort 35

77points
62points

Sony WH-CH700N

Comparison winner
Bose QuietComfort 35
Cost-effectiveness winner
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Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Sony WH-CH700N

Bose QuietComfort 35
Sony WH-CH700N
85
points
Bose QuietComfort 35
77
points
Sony WH-CH700N

Why is Bose QuietComfort 35 better than Sony WH-CH700N?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • 4.75h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.25hvs7h
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony WH-CH700N better than Bose QuietComfort 35?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    97dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • 69g lighter
    240gvs309g
  • 15h longer battery life
    ?

    35hvs20h
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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Sony WH-CH700N
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

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Sony WH-CH700N
3.has a detachable cable
?

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

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Sony WH-CH700N
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

309g

240g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

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Sony WH-CH700N

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

20Hz

2.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

90dB/mW

97dB/mW

3.has passive noise reduction
?

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

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Sony WH-CH700N
4.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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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Sony WH-CH700N
5.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

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Sony WH-CH700N

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

20h

35h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2.25h

7h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Sony WH-CH700N
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietComfort 35
Sony WH-CH700N
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

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Sony WH-CH700N

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose QuietComfort 35
Sony WH-CH700N
2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

10m

10m

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

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Sony WH-CH700N
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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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Sony WH-CH700N
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Sony WH-CH700N
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

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Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Bose QuietComfort 35
Sony WH-CH700N
2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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Sony WH-CH700N
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

4.has an in-line control panel
?

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

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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Sony WH-CH700N
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

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Sony WH-CH700N
6.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

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