44points

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

58points

Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) vs Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active

Why is Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) better than Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active?

  • 3 more microphone(s)
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    4vs1
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has an earbud form
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  • 27g lighter
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    8gvs35g
  • Has wireless charging
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  • Has no wires or cables
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  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active better than Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 10h longer battery life
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    15hvs5h
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 3h shorter charge time
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Price comparison

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods 2 with Charging Case - Whi...Apple AirPods 2 with Charging Case - White (Renewed)
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$119.95
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)
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$128.98
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods with Wireless Charging Cas...Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case
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$159.98
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonGalaxy Wireless AirPods 2 Cases (Wireles...Galaxy Wireless AirPods 2 Cases (Wireless Charging Model) Compatible for Apple AirPods 2nd Gen 2019 Clear Hard Case with Silicone Shock Proof Bumper Protective Cover - Black
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$11.99
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonDOHC VTEC Engine Silicone Case Cover for...DOHC VTEC Engine Silicone Case Cover for Apple Airpods Pro / 1st 2nd Generation (for Apple Airpod 1st/2nd Gen)
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$14.25
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple MMEF2AM/A AirPods Wireless Bluetoo...Apple MMEF2AM/A AirPods Wireless Bluetooth Headset for iPhones with iOS 10 or Later White - (Renewed)
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$119.99
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple Airpods Wireless Bluetooth In-Ear ...Apple Airpods Wireless Bluetooth In-Ear Headset w/ Charging Case MMEF2AM/A(Renewed)
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$129.99
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonPrime Spot DOHC VTEC Apple Airpods Engin...Prime Spot DOHC VTEC Apple Airpods Engine Silicone Case Cover for Protection Fits 1st Gen and 2nd Gen Wireless Charging
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$13.95
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonLuxurious Shining Rhinestone Diamante Ap...Luxurious Shining Rhinestone Diamante Apple AirPods Case, Bling Sparkle Protective Cover Carrying Mickey Ball Keychain for Airpods 2nd & 1st Gen,Shockproof Anti-Scratch Anti-dust (Black)
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$14.97
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonSingle Earphone Replacement with Detacha...Single Earphone Replacement with Detachable Ear Hooks for AirPods 2nd Generation L Left Side
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$82.99

Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active

ProductStorePrice
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active AmazonInk'd Plus Active Wireless In-Ear Earbud...Ink'd Plus Active Wireless In-Ear Earbud - Black
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$58.99

Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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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.has an earbud form
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Microphone

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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.
2.has voice commands
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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.
4.has a mute function
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
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.
6.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Skullcandy Ink'd+ Active
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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