47points

Apple AirPods

46points

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

Apple AirPods
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Apple AirPods vs Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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Apple AirPods
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Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

Why is Apple AirPods better than Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)?

  • Sweat resistance
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Why is Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) better than Apple AirPods?

  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods with Wireless Charging Cas...Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case
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$154.98
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)
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$129.00
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods 2 with Charging Case - Whi...Apple AirPods 2 with Charging Case - White (Renewed)
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$114.99
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods Pro
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$219.00
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple Pencil (2nd Generation)
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$124.98
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonSingle Earbuds Replacement with Detachab...Single Earbuds Replacement with Detachable Ear Hooks for AirPods 2nd Generation L Left Side
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$72.99
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonApple AirPods with Wireless Charging Cas...Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case - White (Renewed)
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$122.98
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonSilicone Gel AirPods Case Crystal Clear ...Silicone Gel AirPods Case Crystal Clear Ultra Slim Shell Protective Anti-Scratch Rigid Shock Proof Back Cover for Apple AirPods 1st/2nd 2019 (Apple AirPods 2nd Gen, Purple-1)
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$3.98
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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$114.95
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) AmazonHamile Compatible with AirPods Case [Fro...Hamile Compatible with AirPods Case [Front LED Visible] Soft Silicone Protective Cases Cover Skin Designed for Apple AirPod 2 & 1, Women Men, with Keychain (Black)
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$5.79

Design

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

8g

8g

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.
5.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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.

Microphone

1.number of microphones

4

4

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

1.Battery life

5h

5h

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 rechargeable battery
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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.has an accelerometer
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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