Apple AirPods vs Bose SoundSport Wireless

Full Comparison

Sound

Apple AirPodsApple AirPodsBose SoundSport WirelessBose SoundSport Wireless
Sound Output
Stereo
Stereo
Acoustic design
Half opened
Closed

Dimensions

Apple AirPodsApple AirPodsBose SoundSport WirelessBose SoundSport Wireless
Headset (integrated/enclosed microphone)
yesYes
yesYes
Category
Travel and Commuting
Sport
Style
In-Ear
In-Ear
Weight
0.01 lb
0.05 lb
Attachment type
Ear canal
Earloop/Ear conch
Colour of product
Black, Green, White
Black,Blue, Grey,White,Yellow
Driver technology
Dynamic
Dynamic

Features

Apple AirPodsApple AirPodsBose SoundSport WirelessBose SoundSport Wireless
Buttons
Answer button, Keyguard, Next song, Previous song
Answer button, Keyguard, Play/Pause, Previous song, Volume

Connectivity

Apple AirPodsApple AirPodsBose SoundSport WirelessBose SoundSport Wireless
Inputs Supported
Bluetooth
Bluetooth
Wired
noNo
noNo
Wireless
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth version
4.1
4.2
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP
Bluetooth codec
AAC, SBC
SBC
Wireless connection
Bluetooth
Bluetooth
USB
noNo
yesYes
Multi Point connection
noNo
yesYes

Power

Apple AirPodsApple AirPodsBose SoundSport WirelessBose SoundSport Wireless
Battery operated
yesYes
yesYes
Charging via USB
noNo
yesYes
Battery Life
5 h
6 h
Talk time
5 h
6 h

Often compared to AirPods

Often compared to SoundSport Wireless