53points
32points

Bose SoundSport Free

55points
50points

Samsung Galaxy Buds

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52 facts in comparison

Bose SoundSport Free vs Samsung Galaxy Buds

Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Samsung Galaxy Buds?

  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Supports fast charging
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Buds better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 1h longer battery life
    ?

    6hvs5h
  • 2 more microphone(s)
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    4vs2
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Has voice commands
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • 30% longer battery life of the charging case
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    13hvs10h
  • Has wireless charging
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Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$400

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Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Black
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$219
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Midnight Blue / Citron
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$199
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Bright Orange
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$199
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$227
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$8.95
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$1.15
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$3.29
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$2.38

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Buy used:

$45

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Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonSAMSUNG Galaxy Buds SM-R170 True Wireles...SAMSUNG Galaxy Buds SM-R170 True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds (Black)
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$110
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonGalaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wirel...Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Black – US Version
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$142
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonGalaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wirel...Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), White – US Version
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$145
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds R170N True Wireless ...Samsung Galaxy Buds R170N True Wireless Earbuds w/Wireless Charging Case - White
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$100
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$27
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$31
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$32
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Samsung Galaxy Buds
8.0
1 User reviews
Samsung Galaxy Buds
8.0/10
1 User reviews

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Sound quality

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Design

1.sweat resistance
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
4.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.has an in-ear form
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
6.wingtips included
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
These earbuds come with wingtips that can be attached for a more secure fit. Wingtips come in handy for sports and other physical activities. When used correctly, they prevent the earbuds from falling off.
7.has an earbud form
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
8.has no wires or cables
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
True wireless devices have no cables connecting any part of the device together. This is an important distinction as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the two earbuds together.
9.weight

18.14g

5.6g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
2.has passive noise reduction
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.lowest frequency

26.7Hz

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Buds)

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
6.highest frequency

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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
7.sound pressure level

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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
8.diaphragm size

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The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Microphone

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.mic sensitivity

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It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.highest mic frequency

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Buds)

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
5.lowest mic frequency

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The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.

Power

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

2h

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Buds)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
6.has wireless charging
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
7.battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Bose SoundSport Free)

58mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.

Connectivity

1.Has Bluetooth aptX
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
2.Has USB Type-C
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
4.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Buds)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
7.audio latency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Bose SoundSport Free)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Buds)

Latency refers to the time it takes for the audio signal to be transmitted to your headphones/earbuds. Lower latency reduces audio lag, and is particularly important when playing games or watching videos.

Features

1.has a mute function
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has voice commands
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.can be used as a headset
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
4.multipoint count

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
5.warranty period

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1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
7.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
8.Supports fast charging
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
9.travel bag is included
Bose SoundSport Free
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

199 €

124.05 €

Updated on Fri Jan 21 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

Price comparison

Bose SoundSport Free

Buy used:

$400

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundSport Free AmazonBose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earb...Bose SoundSport Free, True Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Workouts and Sports), Black
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$219
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$199
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$199
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$227
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$8.95
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$1.15
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$2.38

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Buy used:

$45

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonSAMSUNG Galaxy Buds SM-R170 True Wireles...SAMSUNG Galaxy Buds SM-R170 True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds (Black)
Amazon logo
$110
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonGalaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wirel...Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Black – US Version
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$142
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonGalaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wirel...Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), White – US Version
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$145
Samsung Galaxy Buds AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds R170N True Wireless ...Samsung Galaxy Buds R170N True Wireless Earbuds w/Wireless Charging Case - White
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$100
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$27
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$31
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$32
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