55points
30points

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless

94points
61points

Sony WH-1000XM3

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
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Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WH-1000XM3
55
points
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
94
points
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless better than Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • 226.7g lighter
    28.3gvs255g
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs3h
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 28h longer battery life
    ?

    38hvs10h
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4

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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.

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WH-1000XM3
4.sweat resistant
?

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

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Skullcandy Sesh

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5.weight
?

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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-1000XM3

Sound quality

1.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.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Sony WH-1000XM3
2.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-1000XM3
3.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.

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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.

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2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Sony WH-1000XM3
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WH-1000XM3
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

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Sony WH-1000XM3
6.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

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2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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Sony WH-1000XM3
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

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4.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-1000XM3
5.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-1000XM3
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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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.

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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.

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3.number of microphones
?

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

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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.

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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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6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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