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Anker SoundBuds Curve vs Anker SoundBuds Surge

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Why is Anker SoundBuds Curve better than Anker SoundBuds Surge?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 6.5h longer battery life
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    12.5hvs6h
  • 3.2mm bigger driver unit
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    10mmvs6.8mm

Why is Anker SoundBuds Surge better than Anker SoundBuds Curve?

  • Has an in-ear form
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  • 7g lighter
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    16gvs23g
  • 29.4% cheaper
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    21.17 €vs29.99 €

Price comparison

Anker SoundBuds Curve

ProductStorePrice
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker AK-A3260011 SoundBuds Sport NB10 B...Anker AK-A3260011 SoundBuds Sport NB10 Bluetooth Headphones, IPX5 Water-Resistant Bluetooth Headset with Adjustable Neckband, Sport Earbuds with Mic and CVC 6.0 Noise Cancellation for Work Out,
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$29.95
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker Soundcore Spirit X2, True Wireless...Anker Soundcore Spirit X2, True Wireless Earbuds, Body-Moving Bass, IP68 Sweatproof, 36H Playtime, Fast Charge, Secure Earhooks, Bluetooth 5, CVC 8.0 Clear Calls, Sports Earphones for Gym, Sport
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$79.99
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonOtium Bluetooth Headphones,Wireless Earb...Otium Bluetooth Headphones,Wireless Earbuds IPX7 Waterproof Sports Earphones with Mic HD Stereo Sweatproof in-Ear Earbuds Gym Running Workout 9 Hour Battery Noise Cancelling Headsets
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$20.79
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonSony WF-1000XM4 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM4 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbud Headphones with Alexa Built-in, Black
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$248.00
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonBeats Flex Wireless Earbuds – Apple W1 H...Beats Flex Wireless Earbuds – Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Magnetic Earphones, Class 1 Bluetooth, 12 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Black
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$69.95
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonBose Sport Open Earbuds — True Wireless ...Bose Sport Open Earbuds — True Wireless Open Ear Headphones - Sweat Resistant for Running, Walking and Workouts, Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonPowerbeats High-Performance Wireless Ear...Powerbeats High-Performance Wireless Earbuds - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth Headphones, 15 Hours of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant, Built-in Microphone - Black
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$111.32
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro True W...Anker Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro True Wireless Earbuds, Targeted Active Noise Cancelling, PureNote Technology, LDAC, 6 Mics for Calls, 26H Playtime, HearID Personalized EQ, Wireless Charging
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$128.88
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker SoundBuds Sport NB10 Bluetooth Hea...Anker SoundBuds Sport NB10 Bluetooth Headphones, IPX5 Water-Resistant Bluetooth Headset with Adjustable Neckband, Sport Earbuds with Mic and CVC 6.0 Noise Cancellation for Work Out, Gym and Running
Amazon logo
$29.95
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonSoundcore by Anker Life P2 Mini True Wir...Soundcore by Anker Life P2 Mini True Wireless Earbuds, 10mm Drivers with Big Bass, Custom EQ, Bluetooth 5.2, 32H Playtime, USB-C for Fast Charging, Tiny Size for Commute, Work (Black)
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$29.99

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Design

1.sweat resistance
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
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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.
5.has an in-ear form
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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
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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
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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
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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

23g

16g

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

123dB/mW

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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
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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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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
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.Battery life of charging case

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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
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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

110mAh

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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
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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
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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
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.

Features

1.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
2.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
3.can be used as a headset
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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.control panel placed on a device
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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.
5.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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.Has voice prompts
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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
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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
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.impedance

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
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

Anker SoundBuds Curve

ProductStorePrice
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker AK-A3260011 SoundBuds Sport NB10 B...Anker AK-A3260011 SoundBuds Sport NB10 Bluetooth Headphones, IPX5 Water-Resistant Bluetooth Headset with Adjustable Neckband, Sport Earbuds with Mic and CVC 6.0 Noise Cancellation for Work Out,
Amazon logo
$29.95
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker Soundcore Spirit X2, True Wireless...Anker Soundcore Spirit X2, True Wireless Earbuds, Body-Moving Bass, IP68 Sweatproof, 36H Playtime, Fast Charge, Secure Earhooks, Bluetooth 5, CVC 8.0 Clear Calls, Sports Earphones for Gym, Sport
Amazon logo
$79.99
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonOtium Bluetooth Headphones,Wireless Earb...Otium Bluetooth Headphones,Wireless Earbuds IPX7 Waterproof Sports Earphones with Mic HD Stereo Sweatproof in-Ear Earbuds Gym Running Workout 9 Hour Battery Noise Cancelling Headsets
Amazon logo
$20.79
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonSony WF-1000XM4 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM4 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbud Headphones with Alexa Built-in, Black
Amazon logo
$248.00
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonBeats Flex Wireless Earbuds – Apple W1 H...Beats Flex Wireless Earbuds – Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Magnetic Earphones, Class 1 Bluetooth, 12 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$69.95
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonBose Sport Open Earbuds — True Wireless ...Bose Sport Open Earbuds — True Wireless Open Ear Headphones - Sweat Resistant for Running, Walking and Workouts, Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonPowerbeats High-Performance Wireless Ear...Powerbeats High-Performance Wireless Earbuds - Apple H1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth Headphones, 15 Hours of Listening Time, Sweat Resistant, Built-in Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$111.32
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro True W...Anker Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro True Wireless Earbuds, Targeted Active Noise Cancelling, PureNote Technology, LDAC, 6 Mics for Calls, 26H Playtime, HearID Personalized EQ, Wireless Charging
Amazon logo
$128.88
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonAnker SoundBuds Sport NB10 Bluetooth Hea...Anker SoundBuds Sport NB10 Bluetooth Headphones, IPX5 Water-Resistant Bluetooth Headset with Adjustable Neckband, Sport Earbuds with Mic and CVC 6.0 Noise Cancellation for Work Out, Gym and Running
Amazon logo
$29.95
Anker SoundBuds Curve AmazonSoundcore by Anker Life P2 Mini True Wir...Soundcore by Anker Life P2 Mini True Wireless Earbuds, 10mm Drivers with Big Bass, Custom EQ, Bluetooth 5.2, 32H Playtime, USB-C for Fast Charging, Tiny Size for Commute, Work (Black)
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$29.99

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