60points

Bose SoundSport Pulse

78points

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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Bose SoundSport Pulse vs Samsung Galaxy Buds

Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
60
points
Bose SoundSport Pulse
78
points
Samsung Galaxy Buds

Why is Bose SoundSport Pulse better than Samsung Galaxy Buds?

  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a heart rate monitor
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Buds better than Bose SoundSport Pulse?

  • 1h longer battery life
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    6hvs5h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.2
  • 17.4g lighter
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    5.6gvs23g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has wireless charging
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  • Has USB Type-C
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Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Pulse

Buy used:

$121.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Swea...Bose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Running and Sports), Black
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$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Bla...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Black (Renewed)
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$75.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonJBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear He...JBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear Headphones - Black
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$169.95
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Blac...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Black
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$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphon...Bose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphones - Black & Charging Case - Bundle
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$178.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Bose SoundSport Pulse walmartTSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, ...TSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, 2 Pcs Stick-On Headset Hook with Cable Clip, Universal Stand Fits for Sennheiser, Sony, Boses, Beats, AKG, Audio-Technica, Gaming Headphones
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$9.47

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Buy used:

$54.00

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds walmartSamsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless Blueto...Samsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds with Wireless Charging Case Included - Black
walmart logo
$108.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 resistance
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

23g

5.6g

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 Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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.Battery life

5h

6h

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 Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.Has USB Type-C
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
5.has a removable battery
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

5

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 SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 an in-line control panel
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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.
6.has a mute function
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a heart rate monitor
Bose SoundSport Pulse
Samsung Galaxy Buds
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.

Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Pulse

Buy used:

$121.95

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Swea...Bose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Running and Sports), Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Bla...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$75.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonJBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear He...JBL Under Armour FLASH - Sport In-Ear Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$169.95
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Blac...Bose SoundSport Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphon...Bose SoundSport Wireless in-Ear Headphones - Black & Charging Case - Bundle
Amazon logo
$178.00
Bose SoundSport Pulse AmazonBose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Head...Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Sport Headphones - 774373-0010 Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
Bose SoundSport Pulse walmartTSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, ...TSV Headphone Hanger Holder Wall Mount, 2 Pcs Stick-On Headset Hook with Cable Clip, Universal Stand Fits for Sennheiser, Sony, Boses, Beats, AKG, Audio-Technica, Gaming Headphones
walmart logo
$9.47

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Buy used:

$54.00

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds walmartSamsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless Blueto...Samsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds with Wireless Charging Case Included - Black
walmart logo
$108.00

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