53points
36points

Bose SoundSport Free

55points
43points

Sony WF-1000X

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Sony WF-1000X
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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28 facts in comparison

Bose SoundSport Free vs Sony WF-1000X

Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
53
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Bose SoundSport Free
55
points
Sony WF-1000X

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Sony WF-1000X?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 2h longer battery life
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    5hvs3h
  • Sweat resistant
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  • 51.86g lighter
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    18.14gvs70g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has included ear pads
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Why is Sony WF-1000X better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise-canceling (noise control)
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 0.5h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs2h
  • 0.9m greater wireless connectivity range
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    10mvs9.1m
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Free

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose 774373-0010 SoundSport Free, True W...Bose 774373-0010 SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Black
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$149.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Midnight Blue / Citron
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$149.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
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$146.90
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Ultraviolet with Midnight Blue
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$139.00
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Bright Orange
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$149.00
Bose SoundSport Free walmartBose SoundSport Free True Wireless Earbu...Bose SoundSport Free True Wireless Earbuds - Black
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$149.00

Sony WF-1000X

Buy used:

$96.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-C...Sony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Canceling in-Ear Earphones w Mic and NFC (Renewed)
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$99.00
Sony WF-1000X walmartSony WF1000X True Wireless Noise Canceli...Sony WF1000X True Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones (Black) Bundle with SRSXB10 Portable Bluetooth Speaker and Softwar
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$148.00
Sony WF-1000X aliexpressUSED Sony WF1000X WF-1000X Noise Canceli...USED Sony WF1000X WF-1000X Noise Canceling Wireless Headset
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$102.60

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistant
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

18.14g

70g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has included ear pads
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
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-canceling (noise control)
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
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.

Power

1.Battery life

5h

3h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.1

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.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
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 SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
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.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
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.
5.has a mute function
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-1000X
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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