56points

Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth

85points

Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
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Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth vs Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

Why is Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth better than Marshall Monitor Bluetooth?

  • 118g lighter
    153gvs271g
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an on-ear form
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    1.5hvs3h

Why is Marshall Monitor Bluetooth better than Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    4vs3
  • 2.3m longer cable
    3.5mvs1.2m
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

For example

RHA TrueConnect

2.has an over-the-ear form
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

153g

271g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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 on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

6.has an in-ear form
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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.

For example

AKG N200 Wireless

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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 on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

For example

AKG N200 Wireless

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.charge time

1.5h

3h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

4.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

3

4

Best

RHA TrueConnect

5

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

5.Has WiFi
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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.has an in-line control panel
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

3.can be used as a headset
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Bose SoundLink on-ear Bluetooth
Marshall Monitor Bluetooth

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

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