64points

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

88points

Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Bose SoundLink around-ear II
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Bose SoundLink around-ear II vs Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Why is Bose SoundLink around-ear II better than Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT?

  • 21.1g lighter
    200gvs221.1g
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT better than Bose SoundLink around-ear II?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • 1m greater wireless connectivity range
    10mvs9m

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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 an over-the-ear form
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

3.weight

200g

221.1g

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4.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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

5.can be folded
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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

6.has a tangle free cable
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

2.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

For example

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

4

4

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5

3.maximum Bluetooth range

9m

10m

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

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

6.Has WiFi
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

The device can connect to WiFi.

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Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

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.

3.warranty period

2

2

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

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4.number of microphones

1

2

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

5.has a noise canceling microphone
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 4.40 BT

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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