Detailed comparison between Sony WH-1000XM4 VS Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Product
RANK #1
Sony WH-1000XM4

Sony WH-1000XM4

RANK #11
Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Bose QuietComfort 35 II

Price
Start at $254.99
Start at $187.0
Bottom Line
If you have the money and want a top-tier pair of headphones, the Sony WH-1000XM4 are the way to go. The combination of high-quality Bluetooth codecs, great sound, improved noise cancelling, good battery life, and smart features like auto pause and Bluetooth multipoint makes these the best all-around option for most people. Now with Google Assistant, Bose's latest pair of QuietComfort headphones, the QC35 II, is the best pair of wireless noise-canceling headphones you can buy.
Pros
  • Pairs with two devices at the same time
  • Comfortable fit
  • Excellent sound quality
  • Excellent noise canceling
  • Very good call quality
  • Very good battery life
  • Outstanding noise cancellation
  • Great sound quality
  • Extremely comfortable
  • Solid clarity for phone calls
  • Pairs with multiple devices at once
Cons
  • Not water-resistant
  • USB-C port cannot be used for audio
  • Not stable enough for exercise
  • No aptX or aptX HD
  • No sound customization options
  • No USB-C
  • Cable has no inline remote
Overall Rating
91.9%
Based on 55946 customer and expert reviews from 0 review sites and 50 stores
88.0%
Based on 287639 customer and expert reviews from 0 review sites and 106 stores
Comfort
96.5%
95.4%
Controls
93.0%
90.1%
Build Quality
95.6%
92.2%
Phone Calls
93.2%
88.8%
Noise Cancellation
95.8%
91.8%
Battery Life
95.4%
90.2%
Design
91.7%
89.1%
Sound Quality
95.5%
92.8%