43points

Bose SIE2i

87points

Sony MDR-100ABN

Bose SIE2i
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Bose SIE2i vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

Why is Bose SIE2i better than Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • 272g lighter
    18gvs290g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug
  • Sweat resistant
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Weather sealed

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Bose SIE2i?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a battery level indicator

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Design

1.weight

18g

290g

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2.has a detachable cable
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

3.has stereo speakers
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

4.can be folded
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

5.travel bag is included
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

6.has included ear pads
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

2.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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 SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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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Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.control panel placed on a device
Bose SIE2i
Sony MDR-100ABN

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.number of microphones

1

1

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

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