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Bose SoundTrue Around Ear

Bose SoundTrue Around Ear
alaScore 94

82 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 82 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the bass quality and usability are overall positive. The comfort and portability are also mentioned favorably. Reviews about the noise isolation and reliability are mixed.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Bose SoundTrue Around Ear is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analysed 44 user reviews of Bose SoundTrue Around Ear from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Bose ® SoundTrue Around-Ear Headphones - BlackBose ® SoundTrue Around-Ear Headphones - Black/Mint

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Bose SoundTrue (Around-Ear)


The Bose SoundTrue around-ear headphones offer a solid audio experience and a comfortable fit, but otherwise don't stand out against the plethora of excellent options in this price range.

Strong audio performance with rich bass, crisp highs, and no distortion. Exceptionally comfortable, lightweight fit. Detachable cable with inline remote and microphone for mobile devices

Light on accessories. Sculpted sound not for purists. Not quite enough sub-bass for low-end fans

The new Bose SoundTrue around-ear headphones are a no-nonsense, music-only pair with few bells or whistles—like many of Bose's other products, such as the Editors' Choice, noise-cancelling QuietComfort 20. The SoundTrue retails for $179.95, much less...