67points
49points

Apple AirPods Pro

54points
50points

Beats Flex

Comparison winner
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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50 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods Pro vs Beats Flex

Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex

Why is Apple AirPods Pro better than Beats Flex?

  • Sweat resistance
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs1
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    0.5hvs1.5h
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has no wires or cables
    ?

Why is Beats Flex better than Apple AirPods Pro?

  • 7h longer battery life
    ?

    12hvs5h
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • Supports fast charging
    ?
  • 60.92% cheaper
    ?

    69.95 €vs179 €
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Apple AirPods Pro

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$201

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Beats Flex

Buy used:

$47

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User reviews

Overall Rating

Apple AirPods Pro
7.2
5 User reviews
Apple AirPods Pro
7.2/10
5 User reviews
Beats Flex
0.0
0 User reviews
Beats Flex
0.0/10
0 User reviews

Features

Build quality

8.4/10
5 votes
No reviews yet
 

Sound quality

8.0/10
5 votes
No reviews yet
 

Design

7.8/10
5 votes
No reviews yet
 

Comfort

8.6/10
5 votes
No reviews yet
 

Battery life

7.0/10
5 votes
No reviews yet
 

Comments

Jad

Jad

2 months ago

6 / 10

too expensive, better alternative for cheaper

Jad

Jad

2 months ago

6 / 10

Pros

  • very good anc
  • wireless charging
  • conformable fit
  • very good ambient mode
  • very good call quality
  • ipx4

Cons

  • limited features
  • average battery life
  • even more limited features for Android users
  • average bass
  • no type c
  • no aptX
  • not waterproof
0 users found this helpful
Kenzo

Kenzo

2 months ago

9 / 10

Réduction de bruit !

Kenzo

Kenzo

2 months ago

9 / 10

Pros

  • Réduction de bruit active
  • Audio Spacial
  • Étanche à l’eau
  • Charge sans fil
  • Très bon son ( basse puissante )
  • Nouveau design
  • Différent embouts fournie
  • Bonne autonomie
  • Animations sur l’OS très agréable

Cons

  • Manque de fonctionnalité sur android
0 users found this helpful
Emmanuel

Emmanuel

1 month ago

8 / 10

No son tan cómodos, pero si mas que otros!

Emmanuel

Emmanuel

1 month ago

8 / 10

Estos audífonos se adaptan muy bien a la oreja, sin embargo llegan a soltarse fácilmente. No son tan cómodos comparados vs sus antecesores, pero si más que los WF-1000XM4

Pros

  • Audio espacial con sistemas apple.
  • Enlace automático con dispositivos IOS
  • No rechinan en tu oído al ejecutar un comando

Cons

  • La batería dura muy poco
  • Se caen con facilidad
0 users found this helpful

Design

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

10.8g

18.6g

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)
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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 Pro
Beats Flex
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 Pro
Beats Flex
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.driver unit size

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

8.2mm

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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

101dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
8.diaphragm size

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.highest mic frequency

20000Hz

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
5.lowest mic frequency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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 Pro
Beats Flex
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.Battery life of charging case

19.5h

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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.
7.audio latency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Latency refers to the time it takes for the audio signal to be transmitted to your headphones/earbuds. Lower latency reduces audio lag, and is particularly important when playing games or watching videos.

Features

1.has a mute function
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has voice commands
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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.multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple AirPods Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

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.
6.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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.
7.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
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
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

179 €

69.95 €

Updated on Sun Jan 16 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.
2.Has an infrared sensor
Apple AirPods Pro
Beats Flex
With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.

Price comparison

Apple AirPods Pro

Buy used:

$201

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Beats Flex

Buy used:

$47

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$27
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$9.28
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$12
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