64points
42points

Apple AirPods Pro

56points
51points

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Comparison winner
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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49 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Buds

Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds

Why is Apple AirPods Pro better than Samsung Galaxy Buds?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 1.5x longer battery life of the charging case
    ?

    19.5hvs13h
  • Has an infrared sensor
    ?

Why is Samsung Galaxy Buds better than Apple AirPods Pro?

  • 1h longer battery life
    ?

    6hvs5h
  • Wingtips included
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 5.2g lighter
    ?

    5.6gvs10.8g
  • 51.43% cheaper
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    114.97 €vs236.6985716680897 €

Price comparison

Apple AirPods Pro

Buy used:

$43.79

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$319.99
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¥2,870.00

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Buy used:

$39.97

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$89.99
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$172.99
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$149.99
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$92.99
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User reviews

Overall Rating

Apple AirPods Pro
7.5
2 User reviews
Apple AirPods Pro
7.5/10
2 User reviews
Samsung Galaxy Buds
8.0
1 User reviews
Samsung Galaxy Buds
8.0/10
1 User reviews

Features

Build quality

9.0/10
2 votes
10.0/10
1 votes

Sound quality

8.5/10
2 votes
9.0/10
1 votes

Design

9.0/10
2 votes
10.0/10
1 votes

Comfort

9.0/10
2 votes
9.0/10
1 votes

Battery life

9.0/10
2 votes
9.0/10
1 votes

Comments

Jad

Jad

1 month ago

6 / 10

too expensive, better alternative for cheaper

Jad

Jad

1 month 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
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Kenzo

Kenzo

1 month ago

9 / 10

Réduction de bruit !

Kenzo

Kenzo

1 month 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
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Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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

5.6g

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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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)

10mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.lowest frequency

20Hz

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

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

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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
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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

20000Hz

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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
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

0.5h

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Samsung Galaxy Buds)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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)

58mAh

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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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 a mute function
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has voice commands
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.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.
7.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

236.7 €

114.97 €

Updated on Sun Dec 05 2021
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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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:

$43.79

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods Pro AmazonApple AirPods Pro
Amazon logo
$319.99
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¥918.00
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¥688.00
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¥2,870.00

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Buy used:

$39.97

ProductStorePrice
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$89.99
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$172.99
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$149.99
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$92.99
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¥1,475.00
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