56points
35points

Apple AirPods

100points
88points

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
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31 facts in comparison

Apple AirPods vs Samsung Galaxy Buds

Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
56
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Apple AirPods
100
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Samsung Galaxy Buds

Why is Apple AirPods better than Samsung Galaxy Buds?

  • 2 more microphone(s)
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    4vs2

Why is Samsung Galaxy Buds better than Apple AirPods?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 1h longer battery life
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    6hvs5h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 2.4g lighter
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    5.6gvs8g
  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonTrue Wireless Stereo Earbuds Wireless He...True Wireless Stereo Earbuds Wireless Headset in-Ear Earbuds Sports Headset, Wireless 5.0 Auto Pairing with Charging Case Noise-Reduction high-Definition 3D Stereo Compatible with Apple AirPods
Amazon logo
$19.99
Apple AirPods AmazonBeatsX Wireless Earphones - Apple W1 Hea...BeatsX Wireless Earphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 8 Hours Of Listening Time - Matte Gold
Amazon logo
$149.95
Apple AirPods AmazonShure SE112-K-BT1 Wireless Sound Isolati...Shure SE112-K-BT1 Wireless Sound Isolating Earphones with Bluetooth Enabled Communication Cable
Amazon logo
$67.61
Apple AirPods AmazonCrazybaby Air Nano True Wireless in-Ear ...Crazybaby Air Nano True Wireless in-Ear Headphones Lightweight Mini Colorful TWS Bluetooth 5.0 Earbuds Sport Earphones Snug Fit, LED, Noise Isolation, Charging Case, Phone Control, Mic - White
Amazon logo
$69.99
Apple AirPods AmazonTREBLAB XR100 - Ergonomic Wireless Sport...TREBLAB XR100 - Ergonomic Wireless Sport Earbuds. Bluetooth Running Headphones & Best Workout Headphones. Wireless Earbuds for Gym. HD Sound Mic for iPhone Android. Running Earphones 2019
Amazon logo
$23.97
Apple AirPods AmazonMpow EM1 Bluetooth Earpiece, V4.1 Wirele...Mpow EM1 Bluetooth Earpiece, V4.1 Wireless Headphones, 6-Hr Playing Time Mini Bluetooth Earbud with Microphone, Invisible Car Bluetooth Headset for Cell Phone (One Pcs, Two Charger), Black
Amazon logo
$19.99
Apple AirPods AmazonToysdone Wireless Headphones Stereo Earb...Toysdone Wireless Headphones Stereo Earbuds Wireless Sport Earphones for Running with Mic (IPX4 Sweatproof, Secure Ear Hooks Design) Black/Green
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$22.99

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Design

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

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.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple AirPods
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.
6.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods
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.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise-canceling (noise control)
Apple AirPods
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.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Apple AirPods
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.

Microphone

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.number of microphones

4

2

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

Power

1.Battery life

5h

6h

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
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.has a removable battery
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Has USB Type-C
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods
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.
4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
2.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods
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.
3.has voice commands
Apple AirPods
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.
4.has included ear pads
Apple AirPods
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
5.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods
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.
6.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods
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.

Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonTrue Wireless Stereo Earbuds Wireless He...True Wireless Stereo Earbuds Wireless Headset in-Ear Earbuds Sports Headset, Wireless 5.0 Auto Pairing with Charging Case Noise-Reduction high-Definition 3D Stereo Compatible with Apple AirPods
Amazon logo
$19.99
Apple AirPods AmazonBeatsX Wireless Earphones - Apple W1 Hea...BeatsX Wireless Earphones - Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, 8 Hours Of Listening Time - Matte Gold
Amazon logo
$149.95
Apple AirPods AmazonShure SE112-K-BT1 Wireless Sound Isolati...Shure SE112-K-BT1 Wireless Sound Isolating Earphones with Bluetooth Enabled Communication Cable
Amazon logo
$67.61
Apple AirPods AmazonCrazybaby Air Nano True Wireless in-Ear ...Crazybaby Air Nano True Wireless in-Ear Headphones Lightweight Mini Colorful TWS Bluetooth 5.0 Earbuds Sport Earphones Snug Fit, LED, Noise Isolation, Charging Case, Phone Control, Mic - White
Amazon logo
$69.99
Apple AirPods AmazonTREBLAB XR100 - Ergonomic Wireless Sport...TREBLAB XR100 - Ergonomic Wireless Sport Earbuds. Bluetooth Running Headphones & Best Workout Headphones. Wireless Earbuds for Gym. HD Sound Mic for iPhone Android. Running Earphones 2019
Amazon logo
$23.97
Apple AirPods AmazonMpow EM1 Bluetooth Earpiece, V4.1 Wirele...Mpow EM1 Bluetooth Earpiece, V4.1 Wireless Headphones, 6-Hr Playing Time Mini Bluetooth Earbud with Microphone, Invisible Car Bluetooth Headset for Cell Phone (One Pcs, Two Charger), Black
Amazon logo
$19.99
Apple AirPods AmazonToysdone Wireless Headphones Stereo Earb...Toysdone Wireless Headphones Stereo Earbuds Wireless Sport Earphones for Running with Mic (IPX4 Sweatproof, Secure Ear Hooks Design) Black/Green
Amazon logo
$22.99

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