Price: $247.47 (retail)
Cheapest place to buy: Amazon
warranty: 2 years for $29.99
My rating: 9.9 out of 10
Apple AirPods are one of the best wireless Bluetooth Earphones available in the market. It is the true definition of wireless earphones as it lacks wires and cables. The Apple AirPods includes the compatible wireless charging case and the charging cable. It costs $247.47 CAD including taxes.
Frequently asked question about the AirPods is that is it going to stay in your ears or not. The AirPods are designed in way that it fits everyone. And even if you’re jogging, working out, jumping or doing any sorts of heavy physical activity it still stays on your ears.
Both the AirPods are labeled R for right and L for left. It’s available in one and only white colour.
Apple AirPods can be connected by a one tap setup. To connect the AirPods to your Apple device, press the small button on your charging case. When you do that the AirPods appears on your Apple device and what all you have to do is press connect. It’s that simple! This is just a one time setup. After connecting your AirPods to your device you can just take them out of the charging case and it connects automatically.
The AirPods has a W1 chip imputed in it which is one of the fastest and smartest chip in the world. The AirPod’s sensor allows it to connect and disconnect automatically.
Apple AirPods can be connected to your phone up to 33 feet or 10 meters.
Apple AirPods not only can be connected and used with an apple device also can be used with android devices. To connect the AirPods to your android device it’s the same process. You press the small button and go to your setting in your android device and connect it. It works with the same efficiency with your android device.
Apple AirPods have double tap feature which allows you to access:
- Next Track
- Previous Track
When the AirPods are connected to your Apple device, you can go to settings > Bluetooth> AirPods and choose the functions you need on each side of your AirPod. AirPod has this sensor which can detect whether the AirPods are in use or not. So let’s say if you were listening to music when you take your AirPods off it automatically pauses the music and plays it back on when you put your AirPods back in your ear.
While talking on a call, it detects your voice and it cancels any other unwanted noises and gives a clear sound to the receiver.
Using Siri you can access all the operations. You can increase and decrease your volume by double tapping your AirPod and saying “Hey Siri, increase my volume to 75%”. Also Siri can read your messages and even reply to them, you can make a call, you can ask Siri to okay a specific playlist you like and almost all the functions you normally do in your Apple device.
Apple AirPods can run up to 5 hours. And the charging case can charge the AirPods up to 5+ times making it 24 hours+. Just by charging the AirPods for 15 minutes you will have 3 hours of run time for AirPods.
To check the battery life you can either open your charging case while having your AirPods in them near your device and it will appear on your device or you can ask Siri “Hey Siri how is the battery on my AirPods?.” When the AirPods are about to die it gives a notification through sound up to 3-4 times. That’s when you know you have to charge them. Just 15 minutes of charge needed for 3 hours.
The charging case also supports wireless charging. It takes 1 hour to charge the charging case from empty. You can either plug it in with the AirPods or without the AirPods. When it’s fully charged it detects it and stops charging automatically. The charging case is so small so it’s easy to fit in your pockets and carrying it around.
This is one of the best earphones which is not only WIRELESS also has access to all the operations via Siri using the double tap feature. And also has one of the faster Bluetooth connectivity. The elegant shape and design of these Earphones holds them in their place and never slips off from your ears. It has an awesome battery life and also fast charging.