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Apple AirPods with Charging Case Previous Model

Last Updated: January 13, 2020 (Refresh Now)
8.3
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987
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Review Summary - 971 recent, verified reviews

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Sound Quality
 101
quality, music, good, hear, noise
+83%
-17%
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" ...  you can blast your music and your parents wont be able to hear it!  ...  "
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" ...  Be able to listen to my kind of music without interfering with others is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality and durability are great.  ...  "
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" ...  I absolutely love them and the sound quality is superb.  ...  "
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" ...  Best sound headphones, easy to store in the case  ...  "
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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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" ...  Sound quality is fine, nothing special but there not bad for my purposes.  ...  "
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" ...  These are more convenient with clearer sounding.  ...  "
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Comfort
 90
ears, fall, airpods, fit, stay
+70%
-30%
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" ...  I cannot believe I spent that much on earbuds .  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, and stays in ears surprisingly well.  ...  "
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" ...  BEWARE: They are so comfortable you hardly know they're in your ears.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound quality, it doesn’t hurt your ear if you are listening for a while.  ...  "
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" ...  perfect size for ears  ...  "
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" ...  Always in my ears  ...  "
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" ...  What I expected comfortable small and convenient  ...  "
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" ...  The can hurt my ears a bit from prolonged use, but even then they are still far more comfortable than pressing the phone against your ear. ... All-in-all, these are clearly my favorite headphones ever and they are certainly worth the additional investment.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 86
stopped working, year, working, stopped, month
+34%
-66%
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" ...  Left bud intermittently worked upon receipt - after 3 months it wont work at all.  ...  "
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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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" ...  I haven’t even had these for a year and the right earphone always has issues! ... I troubleshoot multiple times in a day and still doesnt work  ...  "
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" ...  Stopped working after 9months with no external damage.  ...  "
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" ...  Apple replaced the set that I bought here on Amazon because it stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  About 2 months after getting them I had to start re-pairing them to my phone every couple of weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  After about 8 months, the audio for phone calls stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  Well it hasn’t been a month since I have it and the right earpod just stopped working so I am not pleased  ...  "
Battery Life
 86
battery life, battery, long, last, hours
+71%
-29%
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" ...  Makes a funny sounds when it’s about to run out of battery, but a single charge lasts a pretty decent amount of time.  ...  "
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" ...  I do like: long battery, both the case and the airpods  ...  "
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" ...  They hold a charge very well, and they're pause and resume functions work perfectly.  ...  "
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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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" ...  Love how portable they are, always have them in and they last for a good 3-4 hours before they need a recharge.  ...  "
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" ...  I recharge the case every few days and it seems to last well.  ...  "
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" ...  EarPods are always charged.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a long battery life.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 68
connect, airpods, iphone, phone, pair
+53%
-47%
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" ...  I think airpods most successful item made by apple  ...  "
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" ...  You can walk away from your phone to another room and you dont have to hold your phone!  ...  "
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" ...  And they synced up with her phone very easily as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Apple is always good  ...  "
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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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" ...  I saved so much money by buying this product that I would have bought instead at Apple.  ...  "
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" ...  Real and Original Apple airpods first generation. ... Call quality is great and easy to connect with all the devices.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent glad I purchased it here, not apple.  ...  "
For Kids
 64
son, daughter, bought, birthday, airpods
+100%
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" ...  Granddaughter loves them, uses them daily.  ...  "
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" ...  he loves them  ...  "
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" ...  Bought them for my son.  ...  "
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" ...  Wife loves them  ...  "
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" ...  Got them for my son as a middle school graduation present and he loves them.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for my teenage son  ...  "
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" ...  We gave these to my daughter and she truly enjoys them.  ...  "
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" ...  He loves everything about it .  ...  "
Charging
 62
charging case, case, charging, airpods, charged
+69%
-31%
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" ...  Stores in a closed charging case  ...  "
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" ...  I lost the charging case on a flight, definitely keep an eye on your airpods as it is easy to lose. ... I also recommend getting a key chain case for air pod charging case so you don't lose it and it stays scratch free.  ...  "
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" ...  Can't even last through a football game without needing a recharge.  ...  "
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" ...  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  ...  "
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" ...  The charging is easy and quick.  ...  "
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" ...  Very cool dock for charge and safety!  ...  "
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" ...  Love the case makes it so easy to charge back up.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the comfort of the air pods in your ear and size of the charging case.  ...  "
Price
 55
price, worth, worth the money, worth every, airpods
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Love These Things Worth Every Penny  ...  "
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" ...  Worth every darn penny.  ...  "
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" ...  She had to earn the money herself, we still bought them and made her save the money, but they are a great value and we have all enjoyed them.  ...  "
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" ...  Not a big deal - Highly recommend! ... (Keep in mind, for the price difference might have gone for the Airpods 2 on amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the money  ...  "
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" ...  Totally worth it!  ...  "
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" ...  Outstanding quality and pricing  ...  "
Fit
 42
ears, fit, fall, case, sound quality
+74%
-26%
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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.  ...  "
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" ...  These AirPods have pretty good sound quality if they fit well in your ears. ... Since they don't fit tightly they are also not very good a blocking outside sound.  ...  "
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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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" ...  Fits in my ears perfectly, and well, I love it.  ...  "
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" ...  These fit, and stay in!  ...  "
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" ...  I have ran up to 12 miles and they never come loose.  ...  "
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" ...  I really love these bad boyz because when I go to take a dump and want to watch a movie while holding my breath, they don't have any wires hanging down tickling my balls!!!!  ...  "
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" ...  The sound is beautiful but that device isn`t fit for classic music.  ...  "
Call quality
 41
calls, sound, talking, phone calls, phone
+59%
-41%
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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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" ...  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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" ...  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!  ...  "
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" ...  Helps drown out the sound of my engine while listening to music or talking to dispatchers on the phone  ...  "
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" ...  Additional features like a voice cancellation or voice amplification option would be nice.  ...  "
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" ...  I use this pods for calls.  ...  "
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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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" ...  Perfect accessory for on-the-go errands, hands-free phone calls, eliminating distractions at work and drowning out your obnoxious upstairs neighbors.  ...  "
As Gift
 30
birthday, son, loves, wife, present
+100%
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" ...  I've been eyeing these for awhile and took the plunge when I ordered a pair for my son's birthday.  ...  "
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" ...  Got them as a gift for someone.  ...  "
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" ...  Great Christmas gift for our daughter!  ...  "
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" ...  Use it as gift  ...  "
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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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" ...  Grandson was extremely grateful for this gift.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought these for my wife as a birthday gift.  ...  "
For Running
 26
gym, fall, running, earbuds, like
+96%
-4%
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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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" ...  They’re so comfortable, excellent sound and they stay in place while I run/jump etc.  ...  "
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" ...  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 .  ...  "
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" ...  I like these for walking around with music.  ...  "
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" ...  I mainly use it for music in the gym  ...  "
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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!  ...  "
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" ...  While high price for headphones they work fantastic i use them all the time and bought a set for my daughter.  ...  "
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" ...  The quality of them is great, even with not falling and being ruined while exercising.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 23
easy to use, use, sound, set, ease
+100%
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" ...  So easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Sounds was good and very user friendly.  ...  "
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" ...  Airpods are easier to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to pair out of the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome but very easy to lose.  ...  "
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" ...  Ease of set up and comfort  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality in these are ok, and the connectivity is super easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall, great product and easy to use.  ...  "
Build Quality
 23
easy, scratch, lose, like, broke
+57%
-43%
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" ...  Great accessories and very durable.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s so much better than having strings attached.  ...  "
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" ...  Waited a year to buy them again since I was a broke boy after that.  ...  "
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" ...  There so easy to loose  ...  "
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" ...  The product came in the Apple seal still.  ...  "
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" ...  But, they are easy to loose.  ...  "
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" ...  These were in perfect condition not a single scratch  ...  "
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" ...  Love the little case  ...  "
Marketplace
 22
fake, apple, airpods, seller, please
+45%
-55%
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" ...  Please do not buy these they are fake Airpods advertised as real ones.  ...  "
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" ...  These airpods are FAKE!!  ...  "
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" ...  Sold them a week after buying them.  ...  "
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" ...  It even had the amazon warehouse sticker of approval on it and everything.  ...  "
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" ...  Will not buy electronics or high dollar items on Amazon again.  ...  "
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" ...  These were fake AirPods. ... Saying amazon inspected.  ...  "
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" ...  No help from Amazon on this at all!  ...  "
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" ...  I took it to the apple store and they told me they were fake.  ...  "
Headphones
 21
headphone, wireless, wired apple, sound quality, used
+86%
-14%
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" ...  However, I have come to really like the headphones, specially since I have an iPhone.  ...  "
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" ...  These headphones are used daily.  ...  "
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" ...  The best headphones I ever had!  ...  "
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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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" ...  Best sound headphones, easy to store in the case  ...  "
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" ...  (instead of wire headphones that do have it)  ...  "
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" ...  They are authentic and are great wireless headphone.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s so nice to be cordless you’ll never want a corded headphone again.  ...  "
Returns
 21
refund, sent, replacement, amazon, would like
+14%
-86%
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" ...  and they took my money with no refund  ...  "
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" ...  Product I purchases from Amazon not working for me i cant return this also  ...  "
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" ...  had to return product.  ...  "
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" ...  Apparently they sent me a defective one.  ...  "
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" ...  Return the item back to them with no refund or respond to the emails.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish I could return.  ...  "
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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.  ...  "
Cables
 19
cord, wire, tangled, hate, airpods
+84%
-16%
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" ...  Having no cords to deal with is an added bonus!  ...  "
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" ...  No more tangled wires, and my kids love them.  ...  "
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" ...  No more pulling the cord out or dropping my phone as I go for walks  ...  "
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" ...  Wire less Connecrion  ...  "
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" ...  They really free my up to do what I need without wires.  ...  "
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" ...  No more wire to fumble with  ...  "
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" ...  Work so well, and no wires to worry about!  ...  "
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" ...  Not having any wires dangling or catching on stuff has made this purchase on of the best!  ...  "
Delivery
 16
came, delivery, work, item, delivered
+75%
-25%
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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!  ...  "
Bluetooth
 16
tooth, time, pairing, connect, blue
+50%
-50%
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" ...  I bought a pair from Amazon in March and started having spotty connectivity issues with the left AirPod in August.  ...  "
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" ...  I have to go into my Bluetooth settings and manually select them. ... 3) After successfully connecting with my phone, they will disconnect after just a few seconds of music.  ...  "
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" ...  They quit for no reason & sometimes blue tooth disconnects.  ...  "
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" ...  It disconnects frequently from the bluetooth and it takes time to reconnect!!  ...  "
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" ...  When trying to connect them to Bluetooth, they came up as TTW so I googled it.  ...  "
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" ...  About 2 months after getting them I had to start re-pairing them to my phone every couple of weeks.  ...  "
Software Platform
 14
working, well, use, siri, iphone
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Stopped working after 12 months with my Google Pixel 2. ... Apple support was very courteous but confirmed this happens, just a matter of time.  ...  "
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" ...  Never again Apple!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this product but it was very unfortunate that iPhone was not working when I got this AirPod, so when I get a new iPhone, I tried to use AirPod, but right pod was not working.  ...  "
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" ...  by August one of the pods had completely stopped working with no known error on our end.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything was not working, Apple support did nothing to help, and I did not even do anything to cause them to do that.  ...  "
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" ...  I will try the Apple store to see if they can help.  ...  "
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" ...  Only one person at a time can use these with Apple TV which sucks.  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 13
cancellation, cancelling, canceling, noise canceling, good
+77%
-23%
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" ...  They are not noise cancelling so we couldn’t give that a good review.  ...  "
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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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" ...  Not a good piece if you're looking for total isolation with noise cancelling.  ...  "
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" ...  There awesome and great for traveling but don’t cancel noise  ...  "
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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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" ...  Total noise cancellation from outside distractions.  ...  "
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" ...  If I really want the best sound and noise cancelling, I just use my over-the-ear headphones.  ...  "
Original Product
 12
apple, airpods, ones, genuine apple product, genuine
+58%
-42%
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" ...  Authentic Apple product  ...  "
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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 .  ...  "
Volume
 10
loud, sound, good, ear, quality
+40%
-60%
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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
 10
buds, bud, right, good, month
+60%
-40%
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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.  ...  "
Size
 9
without, put, convenient, sound, small
+100%
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" ...  Small and portable, no issue with sound  ...  "
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" ...  they're also easily transportable!  ...  "
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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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" ...  Just put phone in pocket and no worries  ...  "
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" ...  Love the fact that i don't have to carry my phone with me  ...  "
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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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" ...  They are easy to use and small.  ...  "
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, plastic, never, gets, get
+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  ...  "
For Travel
 5
plane, noise, cancel, use, connect
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  Perfect for walks, plane rides and just plain ol music listening.  ...  "
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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.  ...  "
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.  ...  "
Capacity
 4
+100%
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" ...  I can leave my phone upstairs and go downstairs and they still work. ... Maybe a 15-20 foot range?  ...  "
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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.  ...  "
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.  ...  "
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
left, ear, cut, bud
-100%
comment
" ...  They cut out so you can’t even use them.  ...  "
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" ...  The left ear bud cuts out.  ...  "
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" ...  they cut out.  ...  "
Clarity
 3
+100%
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" ...  Clarity on point  ...  "
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" ...  The clarity of the product.  ...  "

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