49points

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless

62points

Sony WI-1000X

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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22 facts in comparison

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless vs Sony WI-1000X

Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
49
points
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
62
points
Sony WI-1000X

Why is Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless better than Sony WI-1000X?

  • 42.7g lighter
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    28.3gvs71g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 1.5h shorter charge time
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    2hvs3.5h
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is Sony WI-1000X better than Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless?

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.1vs4
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Sony WI-1000X

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000X AmazonSony Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless B...Sony Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless Behind-Neck in Ear Headphones - Black (WI1000X/B)
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$299.03

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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 QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

28.3g

71g

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 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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 active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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.Battery life

10h

10h

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.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2h

3.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
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.
6.has voice commands
Bose QuietControl 30 Wireless
Sony WI-1000X
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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