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Apple AirPods with Charging Case Previous Model

Last Updated: November 14, 2019 (Refresh Now)
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Sound Quality
 105
quality, music, noise, hear, good
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Sound quality is fine, nothing special but there not bad for my purposes.  ...  "
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" ...  So, they worked great when I first got them, but after a year, the sound quality has gotten exponentially worse. ... They’re super quiet now and they let as much sound out as they keep in, making them bad for quiet spaces.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband loves these, and he is very particular about sound quality.  ...  "
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" ...  From a average to frequent listener, the sound quality is really not bad actually. ... From an audiophile perspective, you may want to go with something else - but Im pretty picky and I love them.  ...  "
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" ...  charges quickly and cancels noise.  ...  "
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" ...  They sound good and feel good  ...  "
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" ...  I like listening to music on it.  ...  "
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" ...  What I like about the Apple AirPods they work really good and they have a great sound.  ...  "
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Comfort
 92
ears, airpods, fit, fall, stay
+73%
-27%
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" ...  sound is wonderful and they stay in the ear!  ...  "
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" ...  These are way more comfortable and no comparison when it comes to sound.  ...  "
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" ...  The best head phones ever made!  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound quality, it doesn’t hurt your ear if you are listening for a while.  ...  "
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" ...  Always in my ears  ...  "
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" ...  Best wireless head set I’ve used.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the AirPods! ... Comfortable for me.  ...  "
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" ...  He says they’re so comfortable that he forgets he’s wearing them.  ...  "
Battery Life
 85
battery life, battery, long, hours, charged
+74%
-26%
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" ...  Holds a charge great.  ...  "
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" ...  Right earbud was only being partially charged while left earbud never had any issues.  ...  "
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" ...  The noice cancellation is perfect for me, since I just got them I put 1 start for battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the way they just connect to my iPhone when I pull them out of the case fully charged.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery last forever  ...  "
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" ...  Charge in the case!  ...  "
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" ...  I’m so glad I got mine before they sold out, the sound quality is overall amazing, and the battery life is surprisingly efficient, I can go about a week and a half without charging them  ...  "
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" ...  Shocked at the sound and battery life.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 79
stopped working, year, working, month, longer
+35%
-65%
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" ...  Ordered these for my son for Christmas, they are already not working :(  ...  "
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" ...  And now we've had them for over a month and can't do anything with them.  ...  "
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" ...  this is a joke for $150 to work less than 6 months!  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this product on May 4th and just start using less than a month.  ...  "
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" ...  These didn't last a year before the right AirPod stopped working completely.  ...  "
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" ...  He then for 3 months. ... First week they started to have trouble connecting. ... A few weeks later one of the pods stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  Product quit working a few months after purchasing these and now I have to buy another set.  ...  "
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" ...  Bad product (air pods), it was defective for only after three months in service. ... Amazon.com not taken responsibility due to more than 6 months.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 70
connect, airpods, iphone, phone, apple product
+56%
-44%
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" ...  I almost refuse to speak on my iPhone anymore unless I can locate my AirPods. ... I was able to go on Apple’s website and a new AirPod for $70.  ...  "
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" ...  Especially like the ability of pairing to my Apple Watch.  ...  "
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" ...  And they synced up with her phone very easily as well.  ...  "
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" ...  They easily pair with all my Apple devices and nw I use them with my Android phone too.  ...  "
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" ...  Love this item and not having to have the cord connected to phones give me more mobility and not having to be right by phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Solid apple product.  ...  "
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" ...  awesome Airpods from Apple.  ...  "
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" ...  Love these Apple AirPods.  ...  "
Charging
 68
charging case, case, charging, airpods, charged
+66%
-34%
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" ...  works with all Apple chargers except for iPad pro  ...  "
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" ...  I love the way they just connect to my iPhone when I pull them out of the case fully charged.  ...  "
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" ...  EarPods are always charged.  ...  "
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" ...  I can never live with out these beside the fact they are wireless and can listen to hrs of music recharge in 15 mins, having my hands feee makes my life so simple when customers call me and I’m busy with my hands I am never sitting down to take a call so being this mobile is so wonderful for my business.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery is super big, I went a few days without having to charge my case.  ...  "
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" ...  The charging is easy and quick.  ...  "
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" ...  charges quickly and cancels noise.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life is by far the best of any wireless headset i've ever had, and I love that the case charges the earbuds.  ...  "
For Kids
 61
son, daughter, bought, airpods, birthday
+100%
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" ...  I bought these for my teenage son.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought 3 and the kids love them  ...  "
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" ...  Bought these for my son and he loves them  ...  "
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" ...  he loves them  ...  "
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" ...  Bought it for my wife, she loves them!  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loves them  ...  "
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" ...  We gave these to my daughter and she truly enjoys them.  ...  "
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" ...  My son has had these for almost a year.  ...  "
Price
 48
price, worth the money, worth, worth every, airpods
+77%
-23%
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" ...  They better for how much money they cost  ...  "
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" ...  Have so enjoyed them and wish I hadn't let the price hold me back. ... They are worth every penny!  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon had the best price  ...  "
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" ...  I was a bit skeptical at first whether to spend $140 dollars for the AirPods when there are so many other similar headphones for half the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Love These Things Worth Every Penny  ...  "
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" ...  Totally worth it!  ...  "
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" ...  Outstanding quality and pricing  ...  "
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" ...  I’d recommend spending a little bit more on some better quality headphones but if you wanna look like you have money and be instantly recognized as “that guy/gal” then go for it.  ...  "
Fit
 42
fit, ears, fall, case, sound quality
+71%
-29%
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" ...  Just put phone in pocket and no worries  ...  "
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" ...  I would recommend trying the wired headphones that come with Apple products for fit and comfort and base your opinion there before you buy.  ...  "
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" ...  It doesn’t fit in my ears properly however the sound quality and battery life are great.  ...  "
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" ...  There so easy to loose  ...  "
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" ...  These are actually my daughter's ear phones and she absolutely love them  ...  "
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" ...  I love the comfort of the air pods in your ear and size of the charging case.  ...  "
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" ...  The product is built very well and the ear buds stay in my ears.  ...  "
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" ...  I love how it fits my ears, but it doesn’t cancel the noise very much, the left ear piece is default because it shuts off within 30 minutes.  ...  "
Call quality
 38
calls, talking, phone calls, sound, phone
+61%
-39%
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" ...  I use this pods for calls.  ...  "
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" ...  I could be anywhere in my house and talk on the phone with great quality from these pods.  ...  "
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" ...  Very good battery life when listening to music/podcasts but dies very quickly during phone calls.  ...  "
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" ...  I use these every day on my commute, to listen to conference calls at work and while running on the treadmill.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that I can use for music, or hands free phone time!  ...  "
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" ...  I recently had surgery on my right dominant arm and knew that holding my iPhone for phone calls and for listening to music as I recovered would be clumsy with headphone cords over \ under and around the cast.  ...  "
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" ...  Incredible for phone calls.  ...  "
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" ...  not only are they great and quick to use for music, but if a call comes through, the quality of the sound and the clarity of the other person is wonderful!  ...  "
As Gift
 30
birthday, son, loves, wife, present
+100%
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" ...  Purchased as a gift for my teenage son.  ...  "
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" ...  They were a gift for my son.  ...  "
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" ...  gift to my son these really work .  ...  "
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" ...  Got these for my new-grad daughter as a gift.  ...  "
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" ...  Was a gift for my son and he loves them.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought for my husband as a birthday gifts in mid April .  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for my daughter for Christmas .  ...  "
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" ...  This was a gift  ...  "
For Running
 26
gym, running, fall, earbuds, headphones
+96%
-4%
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" ...  All in all a good set of earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  I like this product so much they do not fall out of the ear when running or when doing any sports.  ...  "
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" ...  These AirPods are great.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice to have hands-free during work-outs and chores!  ...  "
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" ...  She wears them around campus and during work outs.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for the gym and class!  ...  "
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" ...  I'm a runner, and they stay in great.  ...  "
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" ...  I rehabbed a house and basically beat these up and run marathons/exercise aholic with these and after several years, they are still kicking strong!  ...  "
Headphones
 25
headphone, wireless, sound quality, wired apple, ear
+88%
-12%
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" ...  These are actually my daughter's ear phones and she absolutely love them  ...  "
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" ...  All in all a good set of earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality of these earphones is good, as you'd expect from an Apple product.  ...  "
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" ...  (instead of wire headphones that do have it)  ...  "
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" ...  These are the best headphones available.  ...  "
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" ...  The apple iPod are the best wireless headphones out  ...  "
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" ...  I have purchased many types of wireless headphones and these are by far the best.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall the headphones were worth it.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 23
easy to use, use, sound, set, ease
+100%
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" ...  Airpods are easier to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It is so convenient  ...  "
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" ...  I love these AirPods, very easy to install, easy to use and the sound is very clear  ...  "
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" ...  They are easy to use and small.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to pair out of the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Ease of use is awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  So easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality in these are ok, and the connectivity is super easy.  ...  "
Returns
 22
refund, would like, sent, replacement, amazon
+14%
-86%
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" ...  No longer eligible for return.  ...  "
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" ...  and they took my money with no refund  ...  "
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" ...  Apparently they sent me a defective one.  ...  "
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" ...  The return is only for 3 months.  ...  "
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" ...  Their suggestion was to send it away to be fixed. ... We just want to return and there's no way to do it.  ...  "
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" ...  I then waited a month to get my refund from amazon since UPS lost my return package.  ...  "
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" ...  Only 1 month window to return for problems - of course!  ...  "
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" ...  When I got home to return item, the return window was closed so I am out $150.  ...  "
Build Quality
 22
easy, scratch, lose, like, broke
+55%
-45%
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" ...  Good quality very durable  ...  "
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" ...  Love the little case  ...  "
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" ...  There so easy to loose  ...  "
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" ...  THESE WOULD BE VERY EASY TO LOSE, separately or in the case.  ...  "
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" ...  The product came in the Apple seal still.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s so much better than having strings attached.  ...  "
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" ...  Great accessories and very durable.  ...  "
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" ...  I can't stand Apple as a company, but they did a really solid job on these.  ...  "
Marketplace
 21
fake, genuine, airpods, worried, seller
+52%
-48%
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" ...  Love is and I’m supper happy that I bought it from amazon, much cheaper and it’s the same quality as buying in the store !  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  Genuine Apple product .  ...  "
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" ...  these are great and so much better than the cheaper imitation .  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for making such a great product!  ...  "
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" ...  Genuine Apple product was sent.  ...  "
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" ...  These are genuine Apple AirPods.  ...  "
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" ...  Authentic apple product.  ...  "
Cables
 19
cord, wire, tangled, hate, airpods
+84%
-16%
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" ...  Love the freedom of not having to deal with wires!  ...  "
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" ...  No more tangled wires, and my kids love them.  ...  "
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" ...  They really free my up to do what I need without wires.  ...  "
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" ...  Having no cords to deal with is an added bonus!  ...  "
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" ...  No more cords!  ...  "
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" ...  Hate wires, these are perfect!  ...  "
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" ...  The fact that it doesn't have a cord is very nice, but makes them a little easier to lose.  ...  "
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" ...  (instead of wire headphones that do have it)  ...  "
Bluetooth
 17
pair, tooth, time, pairing, headphone
+53%
-47%
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" ...  • Easy setup and bluetooth pairing.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality seems as good as I get from the plug-in buds that came with the phone, which is saying a lot for Bluetooth buds, I have found.  ...  "
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" ...  I've not found another BT pair that sound better.  ...  "
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" ...  Work great on the iPhone, macbook, apple watch, iPad, and even non apple products with bluetooth capabilities!  ...  "
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" ...  The best “no string attached” Bluetooth headset.  ...  "
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" ...  Best battery life I’ve experienced in a blue tooth headphone  ...  "
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" ...  Probably a bit overpriced as there are some other very good Bluetooth headphone that are much cheaper  ...  "
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" ...  My all time favorite Bluetooth headphones.  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 15
cancellation, cancelling, canceling, background, noise canceling
+80%
-20%
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" ...  As I've stated in my numerous other headphone reviews, noise cancellation is super important to me because I take the train to and from work.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a little quiet and not super noise canceling but still I am really enjoying my airpods.  ...  "
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" ...  One thing is that it’s not completely noise cancelling, but it’s pretty close (probably wouldn’t be able to hear someone calling your name unless you focus).  ...  "
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" ...  They aren't the best at noise canceling, but they're earbuds so I didn't expect them to be.  ...  "
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" ...  If I really want the best sound and noise cancelling, I just use my over-the-ear headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  They are not noise cancelling so we couldn’t give that a good review.  ...  "
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" ...  Total noise cancellation from outside distractions.  ...  "
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" ...  Does one of the best I have bought so far but is not noise canceling .  ...  "
Software Platform
 14
working, well, use, siri, iphone
+57%
-43%
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" ...  I was able to go on Apple’s website and a new AirPod for $70.  ...  "
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" ...  He has an iPhone X, and its IOS up to date.  ...  "
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" ...  Love these Apple AirPods.  ...  "
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" ...  They easily pair with all my Apple devices and nw I use them with my Android phone too.  ...  "
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" ...  Well done, Apple.  ...  "
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" ...  Home run for Apple  ...  "
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" ...  Apple rarely fails.  ...  "
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" ...  Apple AirPods aren’t a bad product it’s astonishing how good they are for how small they are.  ...  "
Delivery
 13
delivery, delivered, condition, arrived, store
+92%
-8%
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" ...  No issues with the product I received.  ...  "
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" ...  Work great, delivered fast  ...  "
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" ...  Quick delivery and great transaction.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived on time and worked fine for 6 mo.  ...  "
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" ...  These were great when they first arrived.  ...  "
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" ...  Immaculate and perfect, packaged well  ...  "
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" ...  I got exactly what I wanted, and it came a whopping 3 days early!  ...  "
Size
 12
pocket, without, small, size, put
+100%
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" ...  Love the fact that i don't have to carry my phone with me  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound for the size.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like how small and convenient the case is, and that it recharges the AirPods without having to plug it in every time.  ...  "
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" ...  I love not having to stick the cord down my back into my phone in my pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  Small and portable, no issue with sound  ...  "
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" ...  They are easy to use and small.  ...  "
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" ...  they're also easily transportable!  ...  "
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" ...  I love the weight and size for casual listening.  ...  "
Volume
 11
loud, sound, good, ear, months
+45%
-55%
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" ...  Volume starts to go down after a few months.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter has only had these for 5 months and she can no longer use them because the volume does not work, I tried to see how I can notify the seller privately to see if there is a way to exchange the keys, I feel that spending $200 for something that doesn't last very long doesn't fare, hopefully someone will notify me thank you  ...  "
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" ...  After using a month the right ear bud has half the volume and sounds horrible.  ...  "
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" ...  Left one stopped and the right one is slowly making its volume lower and lower.  ...  "
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" ...  I had problems accessing the volume.  ...  "
Earbuds
 11
buds, bud, right, good, month
+64%
-36%
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" ...  I love the sound quality and clear music the ear buds provide.  ...  "
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" ...  The product is built very well and the ear buds stay in my ears.  ...  "
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" ...  These are really good headphones but after having these for about two months the right ear piece seems to go dead after an hour and now you have to put them in your ear just right for it to connect  ...  "
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" ...  Coolest and best ear buds I've ever had  ...  "
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" ...  I never thought I’d switch but I had the soft silicone feeling ear buds for years and ended up with recurring ear infections (even with cleaning after each use with alcohol and drying in the case).  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality is very good for this size ear buds.  ...  "
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" ...  I was apprehensive to spend this much on ear buds but they are wonderful.  ...  "
Original Product
 11
genuine, airpods, worried, ones, genuine apple product
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Genuine Apple product was sent.  ...  "
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" ...  These are genuine Apple AirPods.  ...  "
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" ...  Genuine Apple product .  ...  "
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" ...  Authentic apple product.  ...  "
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" ...  these are great and so much better than the cheaper imitation .  ...  "
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" ...  Glad that I got the genuine stuff.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 7
came, bought, stopped working, sent, months
+14%
-86%
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" ...  I bought them 4 months ago and they were already damaged  ...  "
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" ...  Product was bought as new and came defective.  ...  "
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" ...  Broke upon opening  ...  "
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" ...  Stopped working after 9months with no external damage.  ...  "
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" ...  Apparently they sent me a defective one.  ...  "
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" ...  Came broken and only one works at a time.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 7
phone, music, damage, apple, 4
+86%
-14%
comment
" ...  Apple products are amazing, and im pretty sure they are waterproof!  ...  "
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" ...  my daughter jumped in the pool forgetting her airpods case was in her pocket- only about 30 seconds in the water before she realized- she dried them immediately with a towel and we stuck it in rice- they function perfectly still!!  ...  "
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" ...  Love the fact I can listen to music, talk on the phone, and accidentally wash them in the washing machine .  ...  "
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" ...  Charging the AirPods alone is very fast, but charging the case is a little shower.  ...  "
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" ...  I am now bathing in the Apple Kool-Aid and the water is fine.  ...  "
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" ...  Best purchase I ever made these have fell in water, Been left on top of a car roof survived it all and sound like day one and if they die they take less than I'd say 20 mins to charge plugged in maybe a bit longer and I get 3 to 4 hours playing music and they last for phone calls and mixed by now going on 14 to 16 hours out of the box.  ...  "
Cleaning
 6
case, gets, easy, dirty, plastic
+17%
-83%
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" ...  The case itself does catch dirt pretty easily and if left for a while they could stain the white plastic.  ...  "
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" ...  Not too clean.look very old  ...  "
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" ...  They have reset his phone, cleaned out the Airpods, assured him that it was this or that, but they only work for another couple days and then no one can hear him.  ...  "
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" ...  Not for people who want to zone the world out, scratches show easily on the case, and dust gets in the lid  ...  "
Setup
 5
setup, would, sound, pairing, easy to use
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Super easy to connect, virtually no setup aside from naming them.  ...  "
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" ...  • Easy setup and bluetooth pairing.  ...  "
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" ...  They are easy to setup and you will have them setup and working within 5 minutes of opening the shipping box.  ...  "
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" ...  I love these AirPods, very easy to install, easy to use and the sound is very clear  ...  "
Controls
 5
control, sometimes, siri, see, notify
+20%
-80%
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" ...  My daughter has only had these for 5 months and she can no longer use them because the volume does not work, I tried to see how I can notify the seller privately to see if there is a way to exchange the keys, I feel that spending $200 for something that doesn't last very long doesn't fare, hopefully someone will notify me thank you  ...  "
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" ...  and when I opened the box it was the apple AirPods 2 generation with the pairing button lower on the backside of the case instead in the middle case like the apple AirPods 1, and the light indicator was on the inside of the case instead of on the outside like on the apple airpods 1 .  ...  "
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" ...  I had problems accessing the volume.  ...  "
For Travel
 4
plane, noise, cancel, use, connect
+75%
-25%
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" ...  I love my airpods especially when traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  There awesome and great for traveling but don’t cancel noise  ...  "
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" ...  Good for traveling and commuting.  ...  "
Color
 4
black
+100%
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" ...  Like the black color better  ...  "
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" ...  Need to make them in darker colors  ...  "
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" ...  I like the color white  ...  "
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" ...  Color was cool  ...  "
Design
 4
small, pods, like, case, black
+100%
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" ...  I am not a fan of the slick, slippery design (that applies to all Apple products) so will find some way to defeat the beauty and make it functional.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the little case  ...  "
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" ...  She feels the same way about hers.  ...  "
Capacity
 3
+100%
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" ...  I use them for work, home, in the yard .  ...  "
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" ...  I love them when I want to be hands-free even around the house, doing housework, outside walking the dogs, etc.  ...  "
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" ...  I use them while at work to drown out office noice while concentrating.  ...  "
Bass
 3
volume, deep, big
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Deeper bass is always good.  ...  "
Overall performance
 3
fast
+67%
-33%
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" ...  They do a pretty decent job at it, at least.  ...  "
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" ...  It does the job.  ...  "
Features
 3
features, control
+100%
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" ...  -Minimal options/control for haptics  ...  "
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" ...  Best feature I know!  ...  "
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" ...  They have some cool features that make them easier to use without pulling out your cellphone.  ...  "
Hair
 3
year, left, ear, bud
-100%
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" ...  The left ear bud cuts out.  ...  "
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" ...  they cut out.  ...  "
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" ...  they also cut in and out quite a bit.  ...  "
Clarity
 3
+100%
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" ...  Clarity on point  ...  "
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" ...  The clarity of the product.  ...  "

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Unverified Review Streak
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High Velocity Reviewers
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Inactive Reviewers
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Reviewer History Overlap

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