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Bose® On-Ear Headphones Reviews

Ultrazino

Ooooh, the Comfort!

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Pros: comfort, isolation, portability

Cons: price, sound quality, microphonics

The Bose was a gift from my wife, which, at first, I gladly accepted. But the sound dissapointed after some while.   Putting these on my head, I couldn't believe the comfort. They are very light and the ear cushions are soft as a cloud. The ear cushions somehow suck onto the ear resulting in a better isolation than with some IEMs I've tried. I've fallen asleep many times forgetting I'm wearing them. I also wore them in loud places without having music playing. I then noticed the strong microphonics which are actually rare for a headphone. It's not the cable, actually, but your very own foot steps. However, it's not an issue with music playing. The also fold up nicely and the included...
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avilavi

light, and comfy, but thats it!

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Pros: comfort, detachable cable, comes with a nice hard case

Cons: thin cable, price, disappointing sound quality

i think Ultrazone summarized it nicely, so i'll do it short   those are very comfortable little headphones, the pads are soft easy to carry and fit in any backpack. the case is quite durable detachable cable is a big plus, the cables not so much   the biggest minus in those phones is the sound itself. lack of details everywhere. narrow soundstage and low resolution
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