Bose SoundSport Wireless vs Apple AirPods

Full Comparison

Sound

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Sound Output
Stereo
Stereo
Acoustic design
Closed
Half opened

Dimensions

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

Features

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Buttons
Answer button, Keyguard, Play/Pause, Previous song, Volume
Answer button, Keyguard, Next song, Previous song

Connectivity

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

Power

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Battery operated
yesYes
yesYes
Charging via USB
yesYes
noNo
Battery Life
6 h
5 h
Talk time
6 h
5 h

Often compared to SoundSport Wireless

Often compared to AirPods