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Bose QuietComfort 35 vs Sony WH-1000XM3

6.69 in
7.09 in
Bose QuietComfort 35 Headphones
Bose QuietComfort 35
Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphones
Sony WH-1000XM3
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Editiorial reviews
58 editorial reviews
The GHI's Tried & Tested verdict of the Bose QuietComfort 35Read more
These Bluetooth, noise-canceling headphones have crisp sound quality.Read more
The new Bluetooth headphones from Bose shut out the noisy world around you and fill your mind with sweet music, without the need for wiresRead more
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47 editorial reviews
Sony hits the high notes with its third-generation noise cancelling wireless headphones; these are the best wireless ANC headphones aroundRead more
The GHI's Tried & Tested review of the Sony WH-1000XM3Read more
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Full Comparison

General

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Sound Output
Stereo
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Style
Over-Ear
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Over-Ear
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Connectivity technology
Wired & Wireless
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Wireless
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Headset (integrated/enclosed microphone)
yes
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yes
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Sound

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Driver technology
Dynamic
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N/A
Driver size
1.57 in
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1.57 in
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Impedance
N/A
16.0 Ω
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Frequency range
N/A
4 - 40000
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Diaphragm Diameter
N/A
1.57 in
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Design

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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Silver
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  • Black
  • Silver
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Acoustic design
Closed
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Closed
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Attachment type
Headband
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N/A
Body Material
  • Leather
  • Nylon
  • Silicone
  • Stainless steel
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N/A
Category
Audiophile
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N/A
Foldable
yes
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no
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Magnet Material
N/A
Neodymium
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Diaphragm Material
N/A
Liquid crystal polymer film
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Noise Isolating
N/A
yes
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Connector contacts plating
N/A
Gold
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Dimensions

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Width
6.69 in
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Depth
3.19 in
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1.15 in
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Height
7.09 in
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10.43 in
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Weight
10.93 oz
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8.96 oz
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Features

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Noise-canceling
yes
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yes
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Playback controls
yes
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N/A
Buttons
  • Answer button
  • Keyguard
  • Next song
  • Play/Pause
  • Previous song
  • Volume
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N/A
FM radio
yes
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no
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NFC
yes
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yes
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Carrying case
yes
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yes
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Built-in heart rate monitor
N/A
no
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Calorie counter
N/A
no
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Connectivity

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Inputs Supported
Bluetooth
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3.5mm
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Cable Length
1.2
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1.2
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3.5 mm/6.3 mm adapter included
no
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no
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Audio streaming via bluetooth
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • HFP
  • HSP
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N/A
Bluetooth version
4.1
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4.2
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Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • HFP
  • HSP
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  • HFP
  • HSP
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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Bluetooth codec
  • AAC
  • SBC
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  • AAC
  • aptX
  • aptX HD
  • LDAC
  • SBC
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Wireless connection
Bluetooth
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Bluetooth
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Type of connector
3.5mm
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N/A
USB
yes
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no
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Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
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N/A
Detachable cable
yes
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yes
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Multi Point connection
yes
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N/A
Wireless range
N/A
10
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Power

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Battery operated
yes
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N/A
Battery Life
20.0 h
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38.0 h
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Talk time
20.0 h
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N/A
Charging via USB
yes
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N/A
Battery recharge time
N/A
3.0 h
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Standby time
N/A
200.0 h
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