25points

Apple Earpods

39points

HyperX Cloud Earbuds

Apple Earpods
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Apple Earpods vs HyperX Cloud Earbuds

Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds

Why is Apple Earpods better than HyperX Cloud Earbuds?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is HyperX Cloud Earbuds better than Apple Earpods?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Price comparison

Apple Earpods

ProductStorePrice
Apple Earpods amazonApple EarPods with Lightning Connector -...Apple EarPods with Lightning Connector - White
amazon logo
$18
Apple Earpods banggood_wwBakeey Transparent Soft TPU Shockproof N...Bakeey Transparent Soft TPU Shockproof Non-slip Earphone Storage Case for Apple Airpods 1 / Apple AirPods 2
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€7.72
Apple Earpods banggood_wwDust-proof Anti Fingerprint Protective C...Dust-proof Anti Fingerprint Protective Case For Apple AirPods
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€10
Apple Earpods banggood_wwBakeey Shockproof Earphone Protective Ca...Bakeey Shockproof Earphone Protective Case With Hook For Apple AirPods
banggood_ww logo
€9.00
Apple Earpods aliexpressOriginal Air Pro 4 TWS Wireless Headphon...Original Air Pro 4 TWS Wireless Headphones Bluetooth 5.0 Earphone Earpod Earbuds Gaming Headset For Xiaomi iPhone Apple Earphone
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$14
Apple Earpods aliexpressIn-ear Earphone For iPhone 5 5S 6S Xiaom...In-ear Earphone For iPhone 5 5S 6S Xiaomi Samsung Stereo earbud Headphone Bass Headset For Apple Earpod Sony Earpiece
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$3.99
Apple Earpods aliexpressOriginal i7s TWS Wireless Headphones Blu...Original i7s TWS Wireless Headphones Bluetooth 5.0 Earphone Earpod Earbuds Gaming Headset For Xiaomi iPhone Apple Earphone
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$3.92
Apple Earpods aliexpressTrue Wireless Binaural Bluetooth Earphon...True Wireless Binaural Bluetooth Earphone in-Ear for Vivo Huawei Oppo Android xiaomi Apple Universal Ultra-Long Life Battery
aliexpress logo
$15
Apple Earpods aliexpressPro 6 TWS Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth Ear...Pro 6 TWS Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth Earphones Stereo With Microphone New TWS Earpoddings Sound Quality Fast Pairing For Apple X
aliexpress logo
$12

HyperX Cloud Earbuds

ProductStorePrice
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonSennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with...Sennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote - Red
amazon logo
$40
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonLUDOS Clamor Wired Earbuds with Micropho...LUDOS Clamor Wired Earbuds with Microphone in-Ear Headphones - Wired Earphones with Microphone & Volume Control, Noise Isolating Memory Foam, Tangle-Free Cord for iPhone, iPad, Computer, Laptop
amazon logo
$20
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonKLIM™ Fusion Earbuds with Microphone + L...KLIM™ Fusion Earbuds with Microphone + Long-Lasting Wired Ear Buds - Innovative: in-Ear with Memory Foam + Earphones with Mic and 3.5mm Jack - New 2021 Version - Black
amazon logo
$20
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonSkullcandy Ink'd+ in-Ear Earbuds - Elect...Skullcandy Ink'd+ in-Ear Earbuds - Electric Yellow
amazon logo
$13
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonSkullcandy Sesh Evo True Wireless In-Ear...Skullcandy Sesh Evo True Wireless In-Ear Earbud - True Black
amazon logo
$40

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User reviews

Overall Rating

Apple Earpods
10.0
1 User reviews
Apple Earpods
10.0/10
1 User reviews
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
0.0
0 User reviews
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
0.0/10
0 User reviews

Features

Build quality

10.0/10
1 votes
No reviews yet
 

Sound quality

10.0/10
1 votes
No reviews yet
 

Value for money

10.0/10
1 votes
No reviews yet
 

Comfort

7.0/10
1 votes
No reviews yet
 

Noise isolation

5.0/10
1 votes
No reviews yet
 

Comments

Owen

Owen

6 months ago

10 / 10

it is the bare minimum for good headphones

Owen

Owen

6 months ago

10 / 10

0 users found this helpful

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.weight

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19g

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.
4.has a detachable cable
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
5.sweat resistance
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
7.can be folded
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
8.has a tangle free cable
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
9.travel bag is included
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

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

21000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.impedance

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65 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
4.sound pressure level

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116dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has passive noise reduction
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
6.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
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.
7.has a neodymium magnet
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
8.driver unit size

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14mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
9.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.

Power

1.battery power

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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.
2.Battery life

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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.
3.Battery life of charging case

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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.
4.charge time

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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a battery level indicator
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
7.has a rechargeable battery
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a removable battery
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

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Not applicable

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.
2.Can be used wirelessly
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.Has Bluetooth aptX
Apple Earpods

Not applicable

aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.
4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple Earpods)

Not applicable

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Apple Earpods

Not applicable

Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
7.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple Earpods

Not applicable

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
8.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple Earpods

Not applicable

Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
9.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple Earpods

Not applicable

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 Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
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 a noise-canceling microphone
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.has ambient sound mode
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. It’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.has a mute function
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has wireless charging
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
7.control panel placed on a device
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
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.
8.has an accelerometer
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
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.
9.Has an in-line control panel
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a wind noise reduction microphone
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
A wind noise reduction microphone is designed to reduce wind interference, providing sharper audio in windy situations.
2.Price (global median value)

17.98 €

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Updated on Fri May 13 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.
3.mic sensitivity

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-42dBV/Pa

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

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100Hz

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
5.is reversible
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
This is a monaural device which could be used for both ears.
6.has a removable microphone
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.
7.Has audio digital encryption
Apple Earpods
HyperX Cloud Earbuds
The audio signal is coded and encrypted digitally, allowing for highly secure conversations.
8.highest mic frequency

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6300Hz

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

Price comparison

Apple Earpods

ProductStorePrice
Apple Earpods amazonApple EarPods with Lightning Connector -...Apple EarPods with Lightning Connector - White
amazon logo
$18
Apple Earpods banggood_wwBakeey Transparent Soft TPU Shockproof N...Bakeey Transparent Soft TPU Shockproof Non-slip Earphone Storage Case for Apple Airpods 1 / Apple AirPods 2
banggood_ww logo
€7.72
Apple Earpods banggood_wwDust-proof Anti Fingerprint Protective C...Dust-proof Anti Fingerprint Protective Case For Apple AirPods
banggood_ww logo
€10
Apple Earpods banggood_wwBakeey Shockproof Earphone Protective Ca...Bakeey Shockproof Earphone Protective Case With Hook For Apple AirPods
banggood_ww logo
€9.00
Apple Earpods aliexpressOriginal Air Pro 4 TWS Wireless Headphon...Original Air Pro 4 TWS Wireless Headphones Bluetooth 5.0 Earphone Earpod Earbuds Gaming Headset For Xiaomi iPhone Apple Earphone
aliexpress logo
$14
Apple Earpods aliexpressIn-ear Earphone For iPhone 5 5S 6S Xiaom...In-ear Earphone For iPhone 5 5S 6S Xiaomi Samsung Stereo earbud Headphone Bass Headset For Apple Earpod Sony Earpiece
aliexpress logo
$3.99
Apple Earpods aliexpressOriginal i7s TWS Wireless Headphones Blu...Original i7s TWS Wireless Headphones Bluetooth 5.0 Earphone Earpod Earbuds Gaming Headset For Xiaomi iPhone Apple Earphone
aliexpress logo
$3.92
Apple Earpods aliexpressTrue Wireless Binaural Bluetooth Earphon...True Wireless Binaural Bluetooth Earphone in-Ear for Vivo Huawei Oppo Android xiaomi Apple Universal Ultra-Long Life Battery
aliexpress logo
$15
Apple Earpods aliexpressPro 6 TWS Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth Ear...Pro 6 TWS Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth Earphones Stereo With Microphone New TWS Earpoddings Sound Quality Fast Pairing For Apple X
aliexpress logo
$12

HyperX Cloud Earbuds

ProductStorePrice
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonSennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with...Sennheiser CX 300S In Ear Headphone with One-Button Smart Remote - Red
amazon logo
$40
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonLUDOS Clamor Wired Earbuds with Micropho...LUDOS Clamor Wired Earbuds with Microphone in-Ear Headphones - Wired Earphones with Microphone & Volume Control, Noise Isolating Memory Foam, Tangle-Free Cord for iPhone, iPad, Computer, Laptop
amazon logo
$20
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonKLIM™ Fusion Earbuds with Microphone + L...KLIM™ Fusion Earbuds with Microphone + Long-Lasting Wired Ear Buds - Innovative: in-Ear with Memory Foam + Earphones with Mic and 3.5mm Jack - New 2021 Version - Black
amazon logo
$20
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonSkullcandy Ink'd+ in-Ear Earbuds - Elect...Skullcandy Ink'd+ in-Ear Earbuds - Electric Yellow
amazon logo
$13
HyperX Cloud Earbuds amazonSkullcandy Sesh Evo True Wireless In-Ear...Skullcandy Sesh Evo True Wireless In-Ear Earbud - True Black
amazon logo
$40

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