AirPods

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  • Overview

    Wireless. Effortless. Magical.

    AirPods will forever change the way you use headphones. Whenever you pull your AirPods out of the charging case, they instantly turn on and connect to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad or Mac.(1) Audio automatically plays as soon as you put them in your ears and pauses when you take them out. To adjust the volume, change the song, make a call or even get directions, just double-tap to activate Siri.

    Driven by the custom Apple W1 chip, AirPods use optical sensors and a motion accelerometer to detect when they’re in your ears. Whether you’re using both AirPods or just one, the W1 chip automatically routes the audio and engages the microphone. And when you’re on a call or talking to Siri, an additional accelerometer works with beamforming microphones to filter out background noise and focus on the sound of your voice. Because the ultra-low-power W1 chip manages battery life so well, AirPods deliver an industry-leading 5 hours of listening time on one charge.(2) And they’re made to keep up with you, thanks to a charging case that holds multiple additional charges for more than 24 hours of listening time.(3) Need a quick charge? Just 15 minutes in the case gives you 3 hours of listening time.(4)

    Highlights

    Designed by Apple

    Automatically on, automatically connected

    One-tap setup for all your Apple devices(1)

    Quick access to Siri with a double tap

    More than 24-hour battery life with Charging Case(3)

    Charges quickly in the case

    Rich, high-quality audio and voice

    Seamless switching between devices

    Tech Specs

    Bluetooth

    Wireless

    Weight

    AirPods (each): 4 g (0.14 ounces)

    Charging Case: 38 g (1.34 ounces)

    Dimensions

    AirPods (each): 16.5x18.0x40.5 mm (0.65x0.71x1.59 inches)

    Charging Case: 44.3x21.3x53.5 mm (1.74x0.84 by 2.11 inches)

    Connections

    AirPods: Bluetooth

    Charging Case: Lightning connector

    AirPods Sensors (each):

    Dual beam-forming microphones

    Dual optical sensors

    Motion-detecting accelerometer

    Speech-detecting accelerometer

    Power and Battery

    AirPods with Charging Case: more than 24 hours of listening time,(3) up to 11 hours of talk time(6)

    AirPods (single charge): up to 5 hours of listening time,(2) Up to 2 hours of talk time(5)

    15 minutes in the case equals 3 hours listening time(4) or over an hour of talk time(7)

    System Requirements

    iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models with iOS 10 or later

    Apple Watch models with watchOS 3 or later

    Mac models with macOS Sierra or later

  • iPhone Models

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  • 4.5 Average
    4 out of 5 stars
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    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Exceptional!

      Best pair of truly wireless earphones I have ever owned. These are simple to use, sound great, and are great for so many activities including: running, commute Best pair of truly wireless earphones I have ever owned. These are simple to use, sound great, and are great for so many activities including: running, commute to work on the train, listening to podcasts and music, and making your friends jealous. If you're on the fence (as I was) try them out and you will love them. One of the best products Apple has made, it follows the simplistic and high quality design this company is revered for. Great job, Apple!

      • Written by Manuel C from Quincy

      2360 of 2695 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Exceptional!

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Fantastic

      Fantastic product! Use them all of the time. I sometimes forget that they are even in my ears. Sound is great and convenience of using them across my apple pr Fantastic product! Use them all of the time. I sometimes forget that they are even in my ears. Sound is great and convenience of using them across my apple products is amazing! Would highly recommend and doubt you would be disappointed!

      • Written by James L from Liberty Twp

      1412 of 1625 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Fantastic

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Nice! link once and voila works flawlessly every time.

      awesome sound. you can use in one ear at a time, when you are biking , walking around doing home stuff and still be cognizant of sounds and things around you. t awesome sound. you can use in one ear at a time, when you are biking , walking around doing home stuff and still be cognizant of sounds and things around you. the best feature is of course the bluetooth connectivity thats so simple. open the case and put them in your ears. no buttons to press, no shenanigans at all. drawbacks- no colors only white for now. water resistant- maybe maybe not. and if someway they can get rid of the longer microphone stick sticking out of the ears.

      • Written by Nischal G from Houston

      1217 of 1455 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Nice! link once and voila works flawlessly every time.

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Totally amazed with the sound quality of AirPods

      I was not sure what to expect when I purchased these. I definitely consider myself an audiophile so the bar is very high when it comes to listening devices. Goo I was not sure what to expect when I purchased these. I definitely consider myself an audiophile so the bar is very high when it comes to listening devices. Good over-the-ear headphones are readily available. Good quality in-the-ear headphones vary widely. So I was on the fence about shelling out the cash for these without trying them first. Much to my surprise and extreme delight, the pods are worth every dollar. The sound quality is better than expected. Sound reproduction is great at all volume levels which I still can't believe. Sound reproduction delivers very good bass midrange, and treble. The perception of sound spatialization is excellent. The same music I have been listening to for months sounds better than ever. Who knows how Apple comes up with these quality products but I am flat out impressed. That said if sound is all you need, the price is high. If "quality" sound is a requirement, it's a small price to pay.

      • Written by Ray G from San Diego

      3 of 3 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Totally amazed with the sound quality of AirPods

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Awesome buy!!

      Got these AirPods over the weekend. Have really used headphones of any sort due to hailing wires and having something else to dangle around while running or pla Got these AirPods over the weekend. Have really used headphones of any sort due to hailing wires and having something else to dangle around while running or playing sport. But these are simply amazing never fall out and really great sound and battery life. Highly recommend. Top rating 5 out of 5

      • Written by Adam P from Perth

      Is this review useful?Awesome buy!!

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Good, but not great

      So I've been through a few wireless/bluetooth headphones from Bose, Sony, and Mpow, and the bluetooth connection dropped with all of them occasionally causing m So I've been through a few wireless/bluetooth headphones from Bose, Sony, and Mpow, and the bluetooth connection dropped with all of them occasionally causing my music to skip briefly. The Airpods are no exception, the bluetooth connection drops occasionally causing my music to skip. That's the only real downfall to the Airpods, and bluetooth in general. The Airpods sit securely and comfy in my ears, and have very good, but not great sound like Bose. The battery life is pretty good, Apple claims about 5 hours, but with the charging case, you can do a quick charge and get a few more hours out of them. They're not worth $220, but none of these bluetooth headphones are. So yes compared to most bluetooth headphones out there, the Airpods are definitely the best I've come across so far.

      • Written by Travis H from Burlington

      Is this review useful?Good, but not great

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