58points

Bose SoundSport Free

71points

Sony WF-SP700N

Bose SoundSport Free
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Bose SoundSport Free vs Sony WF-SP700N

Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N
58
points
71
points

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Sony WF-SP700N?

  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Wireless charging
  • Has voice commands

Why is Sony WF-SP700N better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • 6.6g lighter
    7.6gvs14.2g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • 1m greater wireless connectivity range
    10mvs9m
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    1.5hvs2h

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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

2.weight

14.2g

7.6g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

3.sweat resistant
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

4.has an in-ear form
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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.

5.has included ear pads
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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

2.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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. longer 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.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

4.charge time

2h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

5.has a removable battery
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.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

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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

For example

Easy Mobile Freedom 2

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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.Has WiFi
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

RHA TrueConnect

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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 SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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.number of microphones

2

2

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

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

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

5.has voice prompts
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

For example

JBL Under Armour True Wireless Flash

6.has a mute function
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

For example

Jabra Move Style Edition

Miscellaneous

1.wireless charging
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

2.has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

3.has a touch screen
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

4.has a subwoofer
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

5.supports Ethernet
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

6.Is DLNA certified
Bose SoundSport Free
Sony WF-SP700N

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

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