46points
29points

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

75points
77points

Sony WH-CH700N

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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39 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink around-ear II vs Sony WH-CH700N

Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N

Why is Bose SoundLink around-ear II better than Sony WH-CH700N?

  • 40g lighter
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    200gvs240g
  • Can be folded
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony WH-CH700N better than Bose SoundLink around-ear II?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.1vs4
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 1m greater wireless connectivity range
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    10mvs9m
  • Has Bluetooth aptX
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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Price comparison

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink around-ear II AmazonBose SoundLink around-ear wireless headp...Bose SoundLink around-ear wireless headphones II- White
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$229.00
Bose SoundLink around-ear II AmazonBose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headp...Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II - Black
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$229.00
Bose SoundLink around-ear II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Black
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$299.00
Bose SoundLink around-ear II pricegrabberBose Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II (...Bose Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II (white)
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$229.00
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$16.99

Sony WH-CH700N

Buy used:

$59.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH700N AmazonSony WH-CH700N Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH-CH700N Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$99.99
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$101.65
Sony WH-CH700N aliexpressSONY CH700N Wireless Bluetooth Noise Can...SONY CH700N Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones - WH-CH700N
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$170.05
Sony WH-CH700N aliexpressLTGEM EVA Black Carrying Hard Case for S...LTGEM EVA Black Carrying Hard Case for Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH-CH700N
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$5.02
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$348.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
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
Sony WH-CH700N
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
Sony WH-CH700N
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

200g

240g

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.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
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.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
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
Sony WH-CH700N
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.Has Bluetooth aptX
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
Sony WH-CH700N
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.

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink around-ear II

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$229.00
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$229.00
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$299.00
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Sony WH-CH700N

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$59.99

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$99.99
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