Bose QuietComfort 15Sony MDR-1RNC
Top 38%252 points
Top 38%
Top 74%492 points
Top 74%
Weight
Number of headphones
lowmidhigh
Top 90%
207 headphones
229g - 342g
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
weight
140g
330g
AKG IP2
3g
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Bose QuietComfort 15 vs Sony MDR-1RNC: 7 facts in comparison

1. weight

190g lighter.
140g
AKG IP2: 3g
330g
121
0

2. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Bose QuietComfort 15
Sony MDR-1RNC
36% have it
85
0

3. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Bose QuietComfort 15
Sony MDR-1RNC
32% have it
47
0

4. can be charged via standard USB cable

It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
Bose QuietComfort 15
Sony MDR-1RNC
12% have it
44
0

5. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bose QuietComfort 15
Sony MDR-1RNC
8% have it
41
0

6. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.68m
AKG Q 701: 6m
1.2m
35
0

7. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bose QuietComfort 15
Sony MDR-1RNC
7% have it
31
0
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