59points

Bose QuietControl 30

58points

Bose SoundSport Free

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48 facts in comparison

Bose QuietControl 30 vs Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
59
points
Bose QuietControl 30
58
points
Bose SoundSport Free

Why is Bose QuietControl 30 better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 5h longer battery life
    ?

    10hvs5h
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 1m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    10mvs9m
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Bose QuietControl 30?

  • 49.6g lighter
    14.2gvs63.8g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs3h
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Price comparison

Bose QuietControl 30

Buy used:

$125.00

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones...Bose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Quiet-control 30 Wireless Headphone...Bose Quiet-control 30 Wireless Headphones Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$179.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Sport Headphones, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts), Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones - Aq...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones - Aqua
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones, Apple Devices, Black
Amazon logo
$249.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Hearphones: Conversation-Enhancing ...Bose Hearphones: Conversation-Enhancing & Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones
Amazon logo
$499.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonLETSCOM Bluetooth Headphones IPX7 Waterp...LETSCOM Bluetooth Headphones IPX7 Waterproof, Wireless Sport Earphones, HiFi Bass Stereo Sweatproof Earbuds w/Mic, Noise Cancelling Headset for Workout, Running, Gym, 8 Hours Play Time
Amazon logo
$19.98

Bose SoundSport Free

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Sport Headphones, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts), Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Sport Headphones, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts), Midnight Blue with Citron
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$164.99
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones - Stereo - Black - Wireless - Bluetooth - 29.5 ft - Earbud - Binaural - in-Ear (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$187.03
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Sport Headphones - Limited Edition, Ultraviolet with Midnight Blue (Amazon Exclusive)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Bright Orange
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones II with Google Assistant
walmart logo
$349.00
Bose SoundSport Free aliexpressBose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluet...Bose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluetooth Earphones TWS Sports Earbuds Waterproof Headphones Sweatproof Headset with Mic
aliexpress logo
$226.98

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.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

63.8g

14.2g

3.sweat resistant
?

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

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free

Sound quality

1.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.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
2.has a neodymium magnet
?

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

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free

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

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

10h

5h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

3h

2h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free

Connectivity

1.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

Best

Jabra Engage 75 Stereo/Mono

150m

10m

9m

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
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.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
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.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
6.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free

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 QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
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

2

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.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
6.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free

Miscellaneous

1.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
2.has a cradle with lightning connector
?

Lightning is a proprietary computer bus and power connector created by Apple Inc. It allows you to easily plug your iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th gen.), iPod Nano (7th gen.), iPad (4th gen.), and iPad Mini into the device, play music and at the same time charge it.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
3.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
4.has an AUX input
?

An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
5.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose QuietControl 30
Bose SoundSport Free

Price comparison

Bose QuietControl 30

Buy used:

$125.00

ProductStorePrice
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones...Bose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Quiet-control 30 Wireless Headphone...Bose Quiet-control 30 Wireless Headphones Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$179.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Sport Headphones, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts), Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones - Aq...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones - Aqua
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones, Apple Devices, Black
Amazon logo
$249.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Hearphones: Conversation-Enhancing ...Bose Hearphones: Conversation-Enhancing & Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones
Amazon logo
$499.00
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonLETSCOM Bluetooth Headphones IPX7 Waterp...LETSCOM Bluetooth Headphones IPX7 Waterproof, Wireless Sport Earphones, HiFi Bass Stereo Sweatproof Earbuds w/Mic, Noise Cancelling Headset for Workout, Running, Gym, 8 Hours Play Time
Amazon logo
$19.98

Bose SoundSport Free

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Sport Headphones, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts), Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Sport Headphones, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts), Midnight Blue with Citron
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$164.99
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones - Stereo - Black - Wireless - Bluetooth - 29.5 ft - Earbud - Binaural - in-Ear (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$187.03
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Spor...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Sport Headphones - Limited Edition, Ultraviolet with Midnight Blue (Amazon Exclusive)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Head...Bose SoundSport Free Truly Wireless Headphones - Bright Orange
Amazon logo
$199.00
Bose SoundSport Free walmartBose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Canc...Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones II with Google Assistant
walmart logo
$349.00
Bose SoundSport Free aliexpressBose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluet...Bose SoundSport Free True Wireless Bluetooth Earphones TWS Sports Earbuds Waterproof Headphones Sweatproof Headset with Mic
aliexpress logo
$226.98

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