General Product Information

For those who prefer a compact on-ear design and a rechargeable battery, QuietComfort 3 headphones offer a proven combination of Bose® noise reduction, audio performance and comfortable fit. Proprietary Bose technologies deliver quality sound from these award-winning headphones―making listening a pleasure just about anywhere. Leave the noise behind and get the most from your music.

  • High-performing noise reduction headphones for travel, work and home
  • Enjoy your music and movies even more, with clear and lifelike sound
  • Comfortable and lightweight on-ear fit
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery and charger included
  • Fold-flat earcups for easy storage in slim carrying case


  • Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphone technology: a proprietary Bose innovation, electronically identifies and reduces noise while faithfully preserving the audio or tranquility you desire.
  • Compact on-ear design: with proprietary soft cushions that establish a critical acoustical seal―helping to further reduce noise while providing a comfortable fit.



  • Overall headphone dimensions:
    7.38″H x 5.25″W ( 19 cm x 13.5 cm )
  • Ear cushion outside dimensions:
    2.88″H x 2.25″W ( 7.5 cm x 6 cm )
  • Weight with cable:
    5.1 oz (145 g)
  • Battery output power: 3.7VDC, 200mAh
  • Battery life: Approximately 25 hours per charge; 500 charging cycles