Bose SIE2Sony WH-1000XM2
Top 71%393 points
Top 71%
Top 15%1,148 points
Top 15%
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Bose SIE2 vs Sony WH-1000XM2: 22 facts in comparison

1. weight

258g lighter.
17g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
275g

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.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
34% have it

3. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
72% have it

4. 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 SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
39% have it

5. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
32% have it

6. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
38% have it

7. 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 SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
42% have it

8. 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 SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
76% have it

9. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
52% have it

10. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
31% have it

11. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
41% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
17% have it

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
63% have it

14. 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 SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
15% have it

15. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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 SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
12% have it

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
86% have it

17. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
0.52m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.5m

18. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
10% have it

19. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
10% have it

20. has an in-ear form

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.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
33% have it

21. 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 SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
3% have it

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Bose SIE2
Sony WH-1000XM2
4% have it
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