Last Updated: June 30, 2020

Apple AirPods with Charging Case Previous Model

Last Updated: June 30, 2020
8.2
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
977
Old Reviews
0
Unverified
16
Spam Test
PASS

Review Summary - 961 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Battery Life
 101
battery life, battery, charged, airpods, sound quality
+65%
-35%
comment
" ...  The noice cancellation is perfect for me, since I just got them I put 1 start for battery life.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The battery life is awesome too.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Holds a long charge  ...  "
comment
" ...  Battery started to hold less charge after 8 months and I have to start turning The volume higher to hear thee sound better compared to when it’s new.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It keeps a battery so well.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Holds a charge great.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very good battery life when listening to music/podcasts but dies very quickly during phone calls.  ...  "
comment
" ...  • Easy to charge ... • Have a long battery life  ...  "
Track custom deep topics?
For Brands, Sellers & Businesses
Sound Quality
 99
music, noise, hear, battery life, sound quality
+79%
-21%
comment
" ...  I really enjoy listening to music through these.  ...  "
comment
" ...  charges quickly and cancels noise.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like these for walking around with music.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The sound quality is as good as you could expect possible with a pair of earbuds.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Helps drown out the sound of my engine while listening to music or talking to dispatchers on the phone  ...  "
comment
" ...  They sound great too and live up to the standard.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Sound quality is fine, nothing special but there not bad for my purposes.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Listen, stop thinking about it and just buy these already.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 92
year, stopped working, working, month, 3 months
+29%
-71%
comment
" ...  It’s stop working before a year inky gad it for seven months  ...  "
comment
" ...  Used maybe 10 times in the past 6 months of owning.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These headphones only worked for me for a month. ... I was using them and they were pretty okay quality then I was having connection problems then a couple week later, they stopped coming on. ... I think my I received a faulty pair and I do not appreciate the manufacturer for false advertising the usefulness of this product.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But the past couple months I'm having several regular issues that make them unusable: ... I paid a lot of money for these, so I expected them to work for longer than 5 months! ... You don't support a $159 dollar headphones for longer than a few months?  ...  "
comment
" ...  I’ve had this product less than six months. ... Apparently they sent me a defective one.  ...  "
comment
" ...  After 10 months they barely last an hour.  ...  "
comment
" ...  this is a joke for $150 to work less than 6 months!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Product quit working a few months after purchasing these and now I have to buy another set.  ...  "
Comfort
 83
ear, airpods, fall, stay, left ear
+70%
-30%
comment
" ...  This can be comfortable, but it all depends on how your ear is shaped.  ...  "
comment
" ...  -They stay in my ears well  ...  "
comment
" ...  I don’t get “tangled up” - so easy to put in my ears.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Airpods are easier to use. ... I haven't had any issues with them staying in my ears.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the headphones, small, comfortable, I jogged for like 30 minutes with them in, did some intense kick boxing work out, they stayed in, didn't fall out, so A+ for the design .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Honestly, Apple EarPods have always been the most comfortable fitting headphone, in my humble opinion. ... They don’t fatigue my ears and their form factor fits my ear perfectly. ... Obviously this can vary on an individual basis because everyone has a different ear shape. ... But, airpods has that classic ear pod feel and holds up to the same standard.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These AirPods have pretty good sound quality if they fit well in your ears.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great for hands free. ... I do have a problem with keeping the bud in my left ear.  ...  "
Charging
 74
case, charging case, charging, airpods, charged
+59%
-41%
comment
" ...  I charge them every other day or so.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The new model came after a few months with a wireless charging case and i am like I should haved waited for a while.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great product came as described had some gunk and some adhesive on the charging case but was easy to wipe off and it works really well no issues  ...  "
comment
" ...  Holds a long charge  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great for runs at the gym and long car rides, the battery keeps up with me and charge super quick.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The charging case is awesome and he love all the other features.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The case stays charged for days and it’s amazing I use them all the time  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 68
connect, airpods, iphone, pair, apple product
+56%
-44%
comment
" ...  Love these Apple AirPods.  ...  "
comment
" ...  awesome Airpods from Apple.  ...  "
comment
" ...  There are connectivity issues as well, where my phone almost never set my AirPods as the default media when it is pulled out.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These Apple Airpods are amazing.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I can leave my phone upstairs and go downstairs and they still work.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I can listen to audio books without being tethered to the phone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Seamless compatibility with Apple products and can even be tracked using Find My iPhone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Work great on the iPhone, macbook, apple watch, iPad, and even non apple products with bluetooth capabilities!  ...  "
For Kids
 65
son, daughter, bought, grandson, granddaughter
+100%
comment
" ...  My son uses them everyday! ... He loves them!  ...  "
comment
" ...  He loves them.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Got a pair of these at Christmas time for 2 of my teen grandsons.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My kids love it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My kid loves them  ...  "
comment
" ...  My daughter loves her airpods  ...  "
comment
" ...  Daughter loves them  ...  "
comment
" ...  Perfect for my teenage son  ...  "
Price
 54
worth the money, worth, paid, airpods, bucks
+70%
-30%
comment
" ...  Totally worth it!  ...  "
comment
" ...  They’re worth every penny!!!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Still a very good value.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I had a pair and my SO bought these because he got tired of going through $50 dollar pairs right and left (mostly skulcandy).  ...  "
comment
" ...  At this price these things should last a lot longer then they do, but hey its Apple & this is how they make their money.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Worth every penny!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Only at Amazon you can get a great product for a great price!!  ...  "
comment
" ...  The best worth buying  ...  "
Call quality
 40
talking, phone calls, calls, sound, call
+60%
-40%
comment
" ...  I could be anywhere in my house and talk on the phone with great quality from these pods.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Helps drown out the sound of my engine while listening to music or talking to dispatchers on the phone  ...  "
comment
" ...  well people say they hear me BETTER than when I am talking on my phone while holding it!  ...  "
comment
" ...  I wear hearing aids, and these are the only earbuds that fit in my ear, and that I can hear  ...  "
comment
" ...  I can walk to the garbage and still hear the Apple AirPods from there it’s a far distance but but it’s awesome.  ...  "
comment
" ...  By far, the most important feature I was looking for was the ability to talk on the phone without incessantly dropping the calls because of Bluetooth interference.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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!  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use this pods for calls.  ...  "
Fit
 38
ears, fit, fall, airpods, fit well
+74%
-26%
comment
" ...  There so easy to loose  ...  "
comment
" ...  Sounded great for almost a year now the center speaker on both ear pieces dont work.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Case for my daughters AirPods works great  ...  "
comment
" ...  The left pods seem so much lower than the right.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Hard to beat this air buds.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These fit, and stay in!  ...  "
comment
" ...  They don’t fall out of my ears at all, but always feel like they will. ... Mainly because I’m used to earbuds that create a nice seal, but either way they haven’t fallen out yet.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have ran up to 12 miles and they never come loose.  ...  "
As Gift
 32
son, birthday, loves, present, christmas
+97%
-3%
comment
" ...  I bought them as a gift for my wife.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I bought this for my daughters birthday .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Gift for my grandson he loves them  ...  "
comment
" ...  These were a gift and were absolutely perfect!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Got these for my new-grad daughter as a gift.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bought this for my daughter for Christmas .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bought for my husband as a birthday gifts in mid April .  ...  "
comment
" ...  These were a gift for my wife and she loves them.  ...  "
For Running
 30
gym, earbuds, workouts, mainly, cardio
+93%
-7%
comment
" ...  Uses them at the gym.  ...  "
comment
" ...  All in all a good set of earbuds.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Mainly because I’m used to earbuds that create a nice seal, but either way they haven’t fallen out yet.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I really enjoyed these headphones my first year of use.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the headphones, small, comfortable, I jogged for like 30 minutes with them in, did some intense kick boxing work out, they stayed in, didn't fall out, so A+ for the design .  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like these for walking around with music.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use these every day on my commute, to listen to conference calls at work and while running on the treadmill.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like this product so much they do not fall out of the ear when running or when doing any sports.  ...  "
Headphones
 25
sound quality, headphone, earbuds, best, wireless
+76%
-24%
comment
" ...  My all time favorite Bluetooth headphones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These headphones are used daily.  ...  "
comment
" ...  They are authentic and are great wireless headphone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Best sound headphones, easy to store in the case  ...  "
comment
" ...  The best headphones I ever had!  ...  "
comment
" ...  These wireless headphones are one of the best I’ve ever used.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have purchased many types of wireless headphones and these are by far the best.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love the sound quality and clear music the ear buds provide.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 23
easy, use, super, pair, overall
+100%
comment
" ...  They are easy to use and startup was quick .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Super easy to connect, virtually no setup aside from naming them.  ...  "
comment
" ...  There so easy to loose  ...  "
comment
" ...  But it ruined my whole experience with these since it’s supposed to be easy to use and convenient which it was the farthest thing from. ... Overall when they worked they were great, and easy to use and set up.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Really nice and easy to use.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Sounds was good and very user friendly.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Airpods are easier to use.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is so convenient  ...  "
Marketplace
 23
amazon, fake, apple, genuine apple product, airpods
+43%
-57%
comment
" ...  shipping took so long, it came in January.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Don’t buy from seller  ...  "
comment
" ...  No help from Amazon on this at all!  ...  "
comment
" ...  These airpods are FAKE!!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Totally bogus and very disappointed with Amazon.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Don't buy from this seller  ...  "
comment
" ...  I took it to the apple store and they told me they were fake.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Clearly were not authentic airpods.  ...  "
Build Quality
 22
inside, broke, apple, year, lose
+59%
-41%
comment
" ...  It’s so much better than having strings attached.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Good quality very durable  ...  "
comment
" ...  I can't stand Apple as a company, but they did a really solid job on these.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the little case  ...  "
comment
" ...  But, they are easy to loose.  ...  "
comment
" ...  THESE WOULD BE VERY EASY TO LOSE, separately or in the case.  ...  "
comment
" ...  There so easy to loose  ...  "
comment
" ...  Waited a year to buy them again since I was a broke boy after that.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 19
connect, tooth, connectivity, bluetooth headphones, blue
+53%
-47%
comment
" ...  Best battery life I’ve experienced in a blue tooth headphone  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great Bluetooth range.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Work great on the iPhone, macbook, apple watch, iPad, and even non apple products with bluetooth capabilities!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Best battery life I’ve experienced in a blue tooth headphone  ...  "
comment
" ...  My all time favorite Bluetooth headphones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The best “no string attached” Bluetooth headset.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I’ve been through a lot of Bluetooth headphones and these are clearly the best. ... Now, these aren’t impervious to Bluetooth interference, but they are least 90% better than anything else I have tried.  ...  "
comment
" ...  • Easy setup and bluetooth pairing.  ...  "
Returns
 18
refund, sent, replacement, back, window
+11%
-89%
comment
" ...  Would like a refund or a replacement.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Their suggestion was to send it away to be fixed. ... We just want to return and there's no way to do it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I will be returning  ...  "
comment
" ...  I wish I would have returned them when I had the chance.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I sent them back the next day.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Wish I could return.  ...  "
comment
" ...  When I got home to return item, the return window was closed so I am out $150.  ...  "
comment
" ...  too much hassle to return  ...  "
Delivery
 17
arrived, perfect, item, came, delivery
+71%
-29%
comment
" ...  Perfect listing item  ...  "
comment
" ...  No issues with the product I received.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Work great, delivered fast  ...  "
comment
" ...  Quick delivery and great transaction.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Arrived on time and worked fine for 6 mo.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Arrived on time and worked fine for 6 mo.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These were great when they first arrived.  ...  "
Cables
 16
cord, wire, tangled, hate, cords
+88%
-13%
comment
" ...  Hate wires, these are perfect!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Not having any wires dangling or catching on stuff has made this purchase on of the best!  ...  "
comment
" ...  No more tangled wires.  ...  "
comment
" ...  No more tangled wires, and my kids love them.  ...  "
comment
" ...  No more wire to fumble with  ...  "
comment
" ...  (instead of wire headphones that do have it)  ...  "
comment
" ...  No more cords!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Work so well, and no wires to worry about!  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 14
cancellation, cancelling, canceling, hear, cancel
+71%
-29%
comment
" ...  They aren't the best at noise canceling, but they're earbuds so I didn't expect them to be.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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).  ...  "
comment
" ...  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.  ...  "
comment
" ...  If I really want the best sound and noise cancelling, I just use my over-the-ear headphones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  They don’t block out all noise, which is a good thing for me.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Zero noise cancellation, but everything else is pretty awesome.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is a little quiet and not super noise canceling but still I am really enjoying my airpods.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Not a good piece if you're looking for total isolation with noise cancelling.  ...  "
Software Platform
 13
working, stopped working, iphone, help, august
+54%
-46%
comment
" ...  Real apple airpods.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was able to go on Apple’s website and a new AirPod for $70.  ...  "
comment
" ...  He has an iPhone X, and its IOS up to date.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love these Apple AirPods.  ...  "
comment
" ...  They easily pair with all my Apple devices and nw I use them with my Android phone too.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Well done, Apple.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Home run for Apple  ...  "
Original Product
 12
fake, apple, genuine apple product, airpods, refurbished
+58%
-42%
comment
" ...  OEM Apple Product  ...  "
comment
" ...  Authentic Apple product  ...  "
comment
" ...  Genuine Apple product was sent.  ...  "
comment
" ...  These are genuine Apple AirPods.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Genuine Apple product .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Authentic apple product.  ...  "
Volume
 11
loud, sound, hear, noise, months
+36%
-64%
comment
" ...  Left earbud speaker had reduced volume.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Volume starts to go down after a few months.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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  ...  "
comment
" ...  After using a month the right ear bud has half the volume and sounds horrible.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Left one stopped and the right one is slowly making its volume lower and lower.  ...  "
Earbuds
 11
buds, bud, easily, sound, right ear
+55%
-45%
comment
" ...  I love the sound quality and clear music the ear buds provide.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The product is built very well and the ear buds stay in my ears.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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  ...  "
comment
" ...  Coolest and best ear buds I've ever had  ...  "
comment
" ...  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).  ...  "
comment
" ...  The sound quality is very good for this size ear buds.  ...  "
Cleaning
 9
dirty, never, gets, easily, dropped
+22%
-78%
comment
" ...  Previously I’ve had to clean it a couple of times to get the sound to come back but at this point it just has no sound.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Not dirty, never dropped just normal wear.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The case itself does catch dirt pretty easily and if left for a while they could stain the white plastic.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Not too clean.look very old  ...  "
comment
" ...  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.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Not for people who want to zone the world out, scratches show easily on the case, and dust gets in the lid  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 7
one, defective, bought, stopped working, sent
+14%
-86%
comment
" ...  I bought them 4 months ago and they were already damaged  ...  "
comment
" ...  Product was bought as new and came defective.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Broke upon opening  ...  "
comment
" ...  Stopped working after 9months with no external damage.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Apparently they sent me a defective one.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Came broken and only one works at a time.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 7
phone, music, hours, get, case
+100%
comment
" ...  Apple products are amazing, and im pretty sure they are waterproof!  ...  "
comment
" ...  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!!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the fact I can listen to music, talk on the phone, and accidentally wash them in the washing machine .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Charging the AirPods alone is very fast, but charging the case is a little shower.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am now bathing in the Apple Kool-Aid and the water is fine.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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.  ...  "
Size
 7
phone, without, small, portable, love
+100%
comment
" ...  Small and portable, no issue with sound  ...  "
comment
" ...  they're also easily transportable!  ...  "
comment
" ...  I really like how small and convenient the case is, and that it recharges the AirPods without having to plug it in every time.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Just put phone in pocket and no worries  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the fact that i don't have to carry my phone with me  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love not having to stick the cord down my back into my phone in my pocket.  ...  "
Bass
 6
volume, good, sound
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  These are okay air pods but they don’t have much volume or bass response.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Haven’t had them for a year yet and the right one is starting to crackle on lower tones and bass.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Deeper bass is always good.  ...  "
Controls
 5
volume, sometimes, see, notify, months
+20%
-80%
comment
" ...  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  ...  "
comment
" ...  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 .  ...  "
Capacity
 5
use, house, want
+100%
comment
" ...  I can leave my phone upstairs and go downstairs and they still work. ... Maybe a 15-20 foot range?  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use them for work, home, in the yard .  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love them when I want to be hands-free even around the house, doing housework, outside walking the dogs, etc.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use them while at work to drown out office noice while concentrating.  ...  "
For Travel
 4
traveling, noise, cancel, connect, bluetooth
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  Perfect for walks, plane rides and just plain ol music listening.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I love my airpods especially when traveling.  ...  "
comment
" ...  There awesome and great for traveling but don’t cancel noise  ...  "
Design
 4
design, case, really, feels, apple
+100%
comment
" ...  Like style of this case.  ...  "
comment
" ...  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.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Love the little case  ...  "
Setup
 3
easy, would, super, pairing, connect
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Super easy to connect, virtually no setup aside from naming them.  ...  "
comment
" ...  • Easy setup and bluetooth pairing.  ...  "
Overall performance
 3
fast
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  They do a pretty decent job at it, at least.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It does the job.  ...  "
Features
 3
+100%
comment
" ...  -Minimal options/control for haptics  ...  "
comment
" ...  Best feature I know!  ...  "
comment
" ...  They have some cool features that make them easier to use without pulling out your cellphone.  ...  "

Review Spam Test     PASS

In order to keep our review summaries as accurate as possible, we aggressively detect fake reviews. We use various signals to detect unnatural patterns and will gradually expose them here.

PASS
Unverified Review Streak
PASS
High Velocity Reviewers
PASS
Inactive Reviewers
PASS
Reviewer History Overlap

Specifications

No specs available.