In the nick of time, Apple managed to roll out its new AirPods last week after a nearly two-month delay. Priced at $159 and sporting Apple’s new W1 wireless chip in Apple’s AirPods promise to be a best-in-class pairing process, a solid user experience, and, above all, the impressive sound quality.
One of the more interesting things about Apple’s AirPods is that they are packed with all kinds of advanced technologies. For example, AirPods are equipped with accelerometers so that the earbuds can determine when a wearer happens to speak. In such a scenario, the AirPods are designed to filter out background noise and specifically focus on and transmit the sound of your voice.
Now AirPods finally the uk, early user reviews are finally starting to trickle in. Suffice it to say, Apple’s AirPods so far seem to be the real deal. Not only are people seemingly under the impression of the quality of the sound AirPods offer, many users have indicated that the plugs do a surprisingly impressive job of remaining is in the ear even during physical activity. This is particularly interesting given the fact that Apple’s wired earbuds that come standard on every iPhone is notorious for being prone to fall when the least people.
In a monster thread on Reddit, that the appropriate title of “AirPods are better than expected,” a number of the AirPod owners have chimed in with mostly positive reviews. A user with the handle Portatort was particularly exuberant, pass that his AirPods kept nice and in place during the workout in the gym:
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“20 minutes on the indoor bike, and then 10 minutes on the treadmill […] Not once did I feel the need to have the pods in my ears (I have not hit them once in the half-hour).”
In the same line, marathon runner Daniel Garcia recently took his new AirPods on an intense 10k run through the mountains and was impressed.
“I don’t feel that they are insecure,” Garcia said before you begin, “so this can be an expensive test.”
“They didn’t admit to anything, they are still sitting there in my ears,” Garcia said after doing a bit of sprinting. “I would never wear the EarPods for. They would always fall off.”
During the 10k portion, Garcia ran up and down a steep mountain and, once again, was under the impression that his AirPods managed to stay in no problem.