46points
27points

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

41points
24points

Sennheiser HD 599

Bose SoundLink around-ear II
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Bose SoundLink around-ear II vs Sennheiser HD 599

Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599

Why is Bose SoundLink around-ear II better than Sennheiser HD 599?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 50g lighter
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    200gvs250g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Sennheiser HD 599 better than Bose SoundLink around-ear II?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink around-ear II pricegrabberBose Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II (...Bose Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II (white)
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$229.00
Bose SoundLink around-ear II walmartBose Frames Alto - Bluetooth Audio Sungl...Bose Frames Alto - Bluetooth Audio Sunglasses, Black (M/L)
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$199.00

Sennheiser HD 599

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 599 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, I...Sennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, Ivory
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$320.86
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpressEarTlogis Velvet Replacement Parts for S...EarTlogis Velvet Replacement Parts for Sennheiser HD569 HD598 HD598SE HD599 EarPads Bumper Headband Earmuff Cover Cushion
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$10.98
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpressHifi Occ BALANCED Audio Cable For Sennhe...Hifi Occ BALANCED Audio Cable For Sennheiser HD 595 558 518 598 Cs SE SR HD 599 569 579 HD 2.30i 2.20S 2.30g Headset 4.4 2.5 mm
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$25.65
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpress1 set of Earmuff Ear Pads Cushion Cover ...1 set of Earmuff Ear Pads Cushion Cover Earpads Replacement Cups for Sennheiser HD 599 598 598SE Headphones Sleeve Headset
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$10.99
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpressEarpads Velvet Replacement for Sennheise...Earpads Velvet Replacement for Sennheiser HD 599 HD599 Headphones Earmuff Earphone Sleeve Headset Repair Headbeam Head
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$8.51
Sennheiser HD 599 aliexpressKQTFT Replacement EarPads Headband for S...KQTFT Replacement EarPads Headband for Sennheiser HD569 HD599 HD598 HD598SE Universal Bumper Earmuff Cover Cushion
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$10.69
Sennheiser HD 599 walmartSennheiser 506908 HD 25 Plus Closed-Back...Sennheiser 506908 HD 25 Plus Closed-Back On-Ear DJ Headphones
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$199.95

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
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 599
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.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

200g

250g

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.
5.can be folded
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
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 599
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
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 SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
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 SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
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.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sennheiser HD 599
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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