54points

Bose QuietControl 30

53points

Sony XBA-3iP

Bose QuietControl 30
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18 facts in comparison

Bose QuietControl 30 vs Sony XBA-3iP

Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
54
points
Bose QuietControl 30
53
points
Sony XBA-3iP

Why is Bose QuietControl 30 better than Sony XBA-3iP?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Why is Sony XBA-3iP better than Bose QuietControl 30?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 56.8g lighter
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    7gvs63.8g
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Bose QuietControl 30

Buy used:

$110.98

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Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonBose Quiet-control 30 Wireless Headphone...Bose Quiet-control 30 Wireless Headphones Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
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$169.99
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$129.00
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$149.00
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$149.99
Bose QuietControl 30 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Silver
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$228.00
Bose QuietControl 30 aliexpressQC30 Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless Bluet...QC30 Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Noise Cancellation Earphone Sport Music Headset Bass Earbuds with Mic
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

63.8g

7g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
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 rechargeable battery
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
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 QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
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 QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietControl 30
Sony XBA-3iP
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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