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Soundcore Anker Liberty Air True Wireless Earphones with Charging Case Bluetooth 5 20 Hour Battery Life Touch Control Earbuds Graphene Enhanced Sound Noise Cancelling Microphones and Secure Fit

Last Updated: 5 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
6.8
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/10
Total Reviews
206
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Review Summary - 158 recent, verified reviews

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Sound Quality
 60
quality, sound quality, music, airpods, noise
+93%
-7%
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" ...  They are an excellent buy if you are not an audiophile or looking to use these primarily for music.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality I'd rate as a 7, especially if you're looking for a great sound for music.  ...  "
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" ...  I would say it's very similar to the Airpods, same features and excellent sound quality.  ...  "
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" ...  They are no Harmon Kardon, but the sound clarity you are getting for the price point makes this a no brainer. ... No complaints of sounding tinny or muffled while using these.  ...  "
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" ...  More than loud as well, which is rare for these types of headphones  ...  "
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" ...  I asked several of my clients how the sound quality was coming through and got no complaints, 1 said they could hear a bit of background noise but my voice was coming through clearly.  ...  "
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" ...  Definitely not over the eat quality sound, but sound better than Apple Airpods.  ...  "
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" ...  Sounds great who needs airpods  ...  "
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Comfort
 53
earbuds, fit, ears, tips, airpods
+62%
-38%
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" ...  - Comfort - they fit so well, I forgot I was wearing them at times.  ...  "
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" ...  Not having wires anywhere around your neck is really great.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing sound and insanely comfortable to wear.  ...  "
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" ...  These earbuds sounds great, looks great, has long playtime AND are reasonably priced. ... These stay snug in my ear and are also comfortable as well (comes with 4 other different size tips should you need it). ... I did not experience any pain in my ear after an extended time of use as compared to other earbuds. ... I would recommend these to anyone looking to make the jump to wireless earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  Great set of earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  I like these because they stay in my ears and don’t look silly like the AirPods do.  ...  "
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" ...  :) so far 5 stars with no issues with the left or right earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  And I've got a feeling they'll stay awesome for a long time (let's see)  ...  "
Fit
 37
ear, ears, case, earbuds, airpods
+65%
-35%
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" ...  Good sound quality and noise reduction (try swapping out the included ear covers for the best fit for noise blocking).  ...  "
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" ...  Very comfortable fit.  ...  "
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" ...  It also comes with 3 different sizes of tips so I'm sure anyone could find a good fit.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the design of the charging case which fits better in a pocket than some other true headphones out there. ... - Case- is pro b/c it fits in the pocked better than some, but my goal would be for it to get smaller if possible  ...  "
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" ...  These stay snug in my ear and are also comfortable as well (comes with 4 other different size tips should you need it).  ...  "
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" ...  They sond good and they STAY TIGHT!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Fit perfectly on ky ear.  ...  "
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" ...  This earbuds sounds really great if you find the perfect fit of its silicon eartips.  ...  "
Headphones
 32
earbuds, earphones, wireless, sound, quality
+69%
-31%
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" ...  Sound quality isn't as good as my AKG earbuds, but for wireless earbuds they are great and I highly recommend for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  More than loud as well, which is rare for these types of headphones  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty great phone calls for totally wireless headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  I definitely recommend these earphones!  ...  "
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" ...   I really really like these fully wireless earphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Great overall sound for earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  Absolutely the best headphones ever!  ...  "
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" ...  The headphones are also SO much better.  ...  "
Battery Life
 32
battery life, charge, life, hours, earbuds
+84%
-16%
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" ...  The added battery life you get from the charging case is fantastic as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Work great and battery life is amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  It's also great to be able to recharge these earbuds just by putting them in their case.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is much longer than my commute, and I generally only charge the case weekly.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life is good and it also has a decent wireless range.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life with case is great  ...  "
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" ...  Long Lasting Battery ... Charges in 2 hours or less.  ...  "
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" ...  Listen, the battery is actually pretty good. ... The battery is decent.  ...  "
Call quality
 30
phone calls, call, hear, call quality, people
+57%
-43%
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" ...  Clarity for phone calls and music ... Use for phone calls has also been superb.  ...  "
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" ...  It seems like they have some noise cancelling features and the call quality has been good too.  ...  "
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" ...  of course but sound quality matters to me, and even phone calls sound more clear.  ...  "
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" ...  When my wife and I share same phone call with someone else, each one use one ear piece and sound quality is good, we can hear them well and they can too and never heard complaints even when one of us upstairs and the other is downstairs on same call with third party.  ...  "
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" ...  But if you're using them for work/phone calls, I'd rate the phone call quality a 10 for both sound and the clarity heard on the receiving phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I have used these for music, youtube, phone calls, movies, and podcasts.  ...  "
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" ...  I recieved these yesterday and today I ran through about 40-50 calls. ... Clarity is very good for a bluetooth earbuds, the rubber piece fits very well in my ear and is comfortable after a day of calls. ... I call through a system that records calls, so I went back and listened to a couple calls and they sounded great. ... Calls are in stereo which was also a big factor for me, sounds great coming through, the noise cancelling features work well. ... It brings up my Google commands well and I was able to locate a contact and call from the earbuds with ease.  ...  "
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" ...  Will update later on call quality.  ...  "
Charging
 28
anker, charge, earbuds, charging, case
+71%
-29%
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" ...  Charging case sleek.  ...  "
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" ...  It's also great to be able to recharge these earbuds just by putting them in their case.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how the earphone fit and charges in the case.  ...  "
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" ...  Charging case is really compact and nice, fits easily in pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  The charging case is great, battery life is as advertised and I feel much more comfortable with the price point than the previously mentioned AirPods.  ...  "
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" ...  They even sent me a free double USB charger plug because of all my trouble.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the design of the charging case which fits better in a pocket than some other true headphones out there.  ...  "
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" ...  Great design small fast charging case.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 23
pairing, anker, earbuds, issues, delay
+74%
-26%
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" ...  I was also impressed with the Bluetooth distance of these earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  At last this one has no connection problem, loved this Bluetooth buds, sound quality is good, connection good and fit is great.  ...  "
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" ...  The connection is nice w bt 5.0 w almost no cutting out.  ...  "
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" ...  I HOPE that remains but thus far, everything is great concerning pairing.  ...  "
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" ...  Auto Bluetooth connect with device.  ...  "
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" ...  The bluetooth connection is very good.  ...  "
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" ...  The Bluetooth connects with no issues or complications.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks like I'll need to keep using my regular "not completely wireless" bluetooth earbuds for now .  ...  "
For Running
 21
headphones, gym, fit, ears, buds
+90%
-10%
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" ...  For my personal purposes of using them as workout earbuds, I could not be happier.  ...  "
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" ...  Great set of earbuds. ... Overall good earbuds.  ...  "
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" ...  These headphones are amazing! ... They fit super comfortable, never getting loose during my run or the rest of my workout!  ...  "
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" ...  We were able to get the headphones working great again.  ...  "
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" ...  That being said, I like wireless headphones for exercise and casual use, not for audiophile quality  ...  "
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" ...  Mostly I wear earbuds to listen to podcasts when I walk around town, go jogging, and do household chores, e.g., vacuuming. ... These Anker earbuds have AirPod-like stalks, and I assume that, like AirPods, they have antennas running down the stalks and are therefore able to have more reliable connections.  ...  "
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" ...  These are the best wireless headphones I've ever had.  ...  "
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" ...  I didn't have any issues with the functionality of these earbuds.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 21
anker, week, weeks, new pair, annoying
+43%
-57%
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" ...  Not sure what to say when one side is not properly working.  ...  "
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" ...  A few issues:  ...  "
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" ...  Earphones quit 30 days after they were purchased haven't been able to find out how to return or get a new pair through Amazon  ...  "
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" ...  They never died on me, but I had them for only a week.  ...  "
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" ...  Update- One week after:  ...  "
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" ...  I read reviews of Anker's other true wireless products and they have similar issues. ... Resetting is not working at all.  ...  "
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" ...  Anker fan boy as they always make great products but this one is lacking to say the least.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked for less than 5 minutes before both died at the same time.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 21
airpods, earbuds, connected, connect, work
+57%
-43%
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" ...  Occasional connectivity glitches, either between left and right off the right and my phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to connect although the first 3 minutes I could only pair one.  ...  "
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" ...  these have worked wonderfully on all devices.  ...  "
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" ...  I HOPE that remains but thus far, everything is great concerning pairing.  ...  "
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" ...  Right out of the box I had no problem pairing them with my LG G6. ... They popped right up when I searched for new devices and connected right away.  ...  "
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" ...  Sync easily with note9 and iPad pro11 sound quality is good, not perfect and for the price it is very good.  ...  "
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" ...  I went with the black model because I didn't want them to look like I had Apple Airpods.  ...  "
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" ...  May be solved with a disconnect/reconnect.  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 17
sound, good, cancellation, quality, hear
+88%
-12%
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" ...  the noise cancellation is great, sound quality is good for the price, could use more volume but good overall.  ...  "
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" ...  Good sound quality and noise reduction (try swapping out the included ear covers for the best fit for noise blocking).  ...  "
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" ...  I totally recommend these if you want noise canceling headphones & great sound quality!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Looks good, noise cancelling is great  ...  "
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" ...  But since they're earbuds, if fitted well they should also effectively shield from outside noise.  ...  "
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" ...  Good at isolating outside noise, fit well and secure.  ...  "
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" ...  It seems like they have some noise cancelling features and the call quality has been good too.  ...  "
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" ...  Also the noise cancellation is very good  ...  "
Controls
 16
controls, volume, earbuds, pause, control
+13%
-88%
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" ...  But worse yet, there are no volume controls on the earphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Lastly, it's very frustrating to not be able to control the volume using the earphones.  ...  "
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" ...  - Buttons - the buttons being low-profile made them difficult to use at times  ...  "
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" ...  Touch controls are difficult to make work, when they work .  ...  "
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" ...  And there's no hands-free volume control at all.  ...  "
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" ...  I did not play with the controls much.  ...  "
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" ...  No volume control on earpods but most others don't have either. ... Difficult song start/end control.  ...  "
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" ...  The Lites have a physical button that has to be pressed.  ...  "
Price
 16
money, especially, airpods, worth, sound
+100%
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" ...  For the money its been great.  ...  "
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" ...  All in all, these are excellent earbuds for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Highly recommend, especially for half the price of AirPods  ...  "
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" ...  Especially when compared to headphones that cost 2-3x as much.  ...  "
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" ...  At a fraction of the price!  ...  "
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" ...  At 1/2 the price, the trade-offs are practically negligible. ... It's worth the lower price tag.  ...  "
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" ...  These sound/fit better the AirPods for half the price.  ...  "
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" ...  $80 is a great price for headphones like this.  ...  "
Build Quality
 12
plus, plastic, liberty, found, definitely
+50%
-50%
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" ...  3) The charging unit/box feels flimsy.  ...  "
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" ...  I have the AirPods and hate the all plastic construction.  ...  "
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" ...  The silver lining in all of this though is that Anker listens to their customers, they are aware of problems and they are already making efforts to fix them within their R&D department.  ...  "
Bass
 11
sound, good, lows, lacking, eq
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Lack of depth for music listening (highs are good, lows and bass are lacking)  ...  "
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" ...  Bass is perfect as are high and lows.  ...  "
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" ...  Bass was initially lacking but was adequate after increasing it under the Settings menu on my music player.  ...  "
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" ...  for the most bass and eq availability the Sony SP700N are your go to. ... The sound is superior, more crisp/clear and the bass at least in my opinion is also felt more with these as opposed to the TicPods.  ...  "
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" ...  -Sound - with a little bass added in my EQ, these sounded more than adequate.  ...  "
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" ...  Not quite as good sound as AirPods, bass a little thin, not loud enough, not as easy to use, and battery life could be a little better.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound is crisp, good bass and delivers balanced highs&lows.  ...  "
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" ...  sound quality is much better and I even got a little bass.  ...  "
Size
 11
case, small, yet, design, relatively
+100%
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" ...  I can put it in a jacket pocket and barely notice that it's there, so that's a big plus for me.  ...  "
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" ...  The case is small enough to comfortably leave in any pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  The audio quality is better than expected for their size.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall: It is a great purchase for 80$, very portable, and good quality sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Charging case is really compact and nice, fits easily in pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  It's very convenient.  ...  "
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" ...  The case/size is a huge plus. ... Another positive for the case is the size.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a convenient and compact system.  ...  "
Software Platform
 9
users, user, pixel, different, apps
+56%
-44%
comment
" ...  It really feels like nothing in the Android space competes in terms of ease of use.  ...  "
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" ...  (I'm using android btw.)  ...  "
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" ...  Especially recommend this for android users.  ...  "
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" ...  For videos, some apps (e.g.  ...  "
Marketplace
 8
fake, list
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  Received them rapidly with prime.  ...  "
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" ...  I have the TicPods as shown in picture #2 - and i have to say I was not expecting much from these Liberty Air's .  ...  "
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" ...  Thank god I didn't!  ...  "
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" ...  Just got these in the mail today.  ...  "
Design
 7
design, airpods, like, thing, first
+100%
comment
" ...  The are just like the Anker Soundcore Liberty Lites but of course they look more like the "Airpod" and the thing that makes this worth the extra price is the touch functionality.  ...  "
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" ...  Lightweight design, yet relatively durable  ...  "
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" ...  They also look great! ... I went with the black model because I didn't want them to look like I had Apple Airpods.  ...  "
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" ...  - Design- I didn't think I'd like the design similar to Airpods, but I did  ...  "
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" ...  Appearance wise, these are very stylish and I prefer these over the other Zolo Liberty+ design that I have.  ...  "
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" ...  First off black is my color and that's the first plus, secondly, the design is very fashionable. ... The case is also very attractive with the appearance of a stone.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 6
easy, easier, would, pairing, handle
+100%
comment
" ...  It's very convenient.  ...  "
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" ...  tap would be much easier.  ...  "
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" ...  So having the little handle makes these much easier to handle.  ...  "
Earbuds
 6
buds, tips, using, right, also
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  Left ear bud has been going in and out as many reviewers have also stated. ... Right ear bud was fine throughout the day until mid afternoon in which is also died.  ...  "
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" ...  Not a great ear buds.  ...  "
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" ...  Frequently audio drops from one or both ear buds.  ...  "
Returns
 6
return
-100%
comment
" ...  All in all about to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning these as they are not worth it.  ...  "
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" ...  Will have to return these sadly.  ...  "
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" ...  So I have to return it before it is too late. ... So I am revising my review to 5 stars.  ...  "
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" ...  Very inconvenient, I’m considering returning.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning the device.  ...  "
Volume
 5
loud, volume level, tried calling, room, quality
+20%
-80%
comment
" ...  Music quality is ok although volume aint that loud, overall its a waste of money  ...  "
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" ...  When i tried calling someone from a busier room, they wouldn't hear me at all, just the background noise.  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 5
touch, inconsistent, work, time, thing
+20%
-80%
comment
" ...  -Limited touch controls - I mainly just use the double-tap to play/pause  ...  "
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" ...  Touch controls are difficult to make work, when they work .  ...  "
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" ...  Touch controls are also inconsistent and sometimes just don’t work.  ...  "
Ports
 5
c, rounded, charging port, case, bottom
+40%
-60%
comment
" ...  MicroUSB - Should be USB-C at this point  ...  "
Video Playback
 4
videos, watching videos, watching, video, use
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  DO NOT EXPECT TO WATCH VIDEOS there is a huge lag when watching videos.  ...  "
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" ...  Edit stars will change from 1 to 2 after finding the major delay they have when watching videos so disappointed actually can’t believe this product was let out with this flaw also you can’t just use the left one and leave the right one in the case you can only do it with the right which is a disappointment  ...  "
Frequencies
 3
good, crisp, bass, sound, mids
+100%
comment
" ...  Lack of depth for music listening (highs are good, lows and bass are lacking)  ...  "
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" ...  Sound is crisp, good bass and delivers balanced highs&lows.  ...  "
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" ...  Highs are crisp and mids are clear.  ...  "
Cables
 3
wire, earbuds, around, wireless, totally
+100%
comment
" ...  Not having wires anywhere around your neck is really great.  ...  "
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" ...  It's great to be able to move my head around and not feel a cord, or worry about a cord getting caught on my jacket or collar and tugging one of the earbuds loose.  ...  "
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" ...  I have several Anker/Soundcore headsets, and I figured I'd go totally wireless to keep my new baby from grabbing the wires while in my arms.  ...  "
Features
 3
features
+100%
comment
" ...  I love the finger tapping features.  ...  "
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" ...  Not sure why double tap is needed for important functions.  ...  "
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" ...  Some of the competition offers this feature and I really like it from a safety perspective when in town.  ...  "
Network
 3
signal, problem, loss, far, keep
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  The connection is rock.  ...  "
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" ...  Live in 2 story large house and have no problem staying connected when upstairs or downstairs and far from phone. ... So far, I had it for a month and had no problems and no problem dropping connection.  ...  "

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23.62 meters
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