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Build quality
  • 4.8 / 5 stars
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  • 4.5 / 5 stars
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Design
  • 4.8 / 5 stars
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  • 4.7 / 5 stars
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Sound quality
  • 4.8 / 5 stars
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Wearing comfort
  • 4.8 / 5 stars
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Most helpful review
  • 5 / 5 stars
    10/10
    "Wonderful product, a worthy successor to the QC35."
  • 4 / 5 stars
    7.6/10
    "No go if you listen to sound-wise complicated music"
  • 4.5 / 5 stars
    9.2/10
    "Best ANC headphones in the market"
  • 5 / 5 stars
    10/10
    "Wonderful product, a worthy successor to the QC35."

Product number
  • 831771
  • 859866
  • 859867
  • 881979
  • 831770
Manufacturer code
  • 794297-0300
  • WH1000XM4B.CE7
  • WH1000XM4S.CE7
  • WH1000XM4W.CE7
  • 794297-0100
Brand
  • Bose
  • Sony
  • Sony
  • Sony
  • Bose
Warranty
  • 2 years
  • 2 years
  • 2 years
  • 2 years
  • 2 years
Warranty type
  • Carry-in warranty
  • Carry-in warranty
  • Carry-in warranty
  • Carry-in warranty
  • Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes

Weight in grams
  • 252 g
  • 225 g
  • 225 g
  • 225 g
  • 252 g
Color
  • Silver
  • Black
  • Silver
  • White
  • Black
Material
  • Metal, Plastic
  • Metal, Plastic
  • Metal, Plastic
  • Metal, Plastic
  • Metal, Plastic
Integrated microphone
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes

Tested by expert
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Treble
  • Not balanced
  • Balanced
  • Balanced
  • Balanced
  • Not balanced
Mid tones
  • Balanced
  • Balanced
  • Balanced
  • Balanced
  • Balanced
Low tones
  • Visibly present
  • Very visibly present
  • Very visibly present
  • Very visibly present
  • Visibly present
Equalizer
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No

Sound reproduction
  • Stereo
  • Stereo
  • Stereo
  • Stereo
  • Stereo
Hi-Res audio
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
Volume limit
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
Active headphones
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Noise canceling
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Quality noise canceling
  • High-end
  • High-end
  • High-end
  • High-end
  • High-end
Adjustable noise canceling
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes

NFC
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
Bluetooth
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Bluetooth profiles
  • Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Headset Profile (HSP), Standard Audio (A2DP)
  • Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Headset Profile (HSP), Remote control (AVRCP), Standard Audio (A2DP)
  • Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Headset Profile (HSP), Remote control (AVRCP), Standard Audio (A2DP)
  • Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Headset Profile (HSP), Standard Audio (A2DP)
Bluetooth version
  • 5.0
  • 5.0
  • 5.0
  • 5.0
  • 5.0
Multipoint pairing
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Compatible with voice assistant
  • Google Assistant, Siri
  • Google Assistant, Siri
  • Google Assistant, Siri
  • Google Assistant, Siri
  • Google Assistant, Siri

Detachable cable
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Ribbon cable
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
Coil cable
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
Braided sleeve
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
Remote control in cable
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • No

Hi-Res audio
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
Sound quality according to customers
  • Excellent
  • Very good
  • Very good
  • Excellent
  • Excellent
Carrying comfort according to customers
  • Good
  • Very good
  • Very good
  • Very good
  • Good

Power supply type
  • Battery
  • Battery
  • Battery
  • Battery
  • Battery
Maximum battery life
  • 20 h

Water resistance
  • Splash proof
  • Waterproof
IP certification
  • IPX4
  • IPX4
Water-resistant
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
Waterproofness certification
  • IP certification
  • IP certification

Type of ear cushions
  • Over ear
  • Over ear
  • Over ear
  • Over ear
  • Over ear
Types of design
  • Closed
  • Closed
  • Closed
  • Closed
  • Closed
Foldable
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
Rotatable ear cups
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Ear cushion material
  • Imitation leather, Leather (skai)
  • Imitation leather
  • Imitation leather
  • Imitation leather
  • Imitation leather, Leather (skai)
Physical buttons ear cups
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Touchpad ear cup
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Remote control on ear cups
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Volume control ear cup
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes

Extra headphone cables included
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
Hard case included
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
Headphones adapter included
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
Airplane adapter included
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No

Best tested
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No
Awards
  • What HiFi
  • What HiFi
  • What HiFi