The second-gen AirPods are not water or sweat-resistant, and there’s no ambient-listening mode.
For those features and noise cancelling, check out our AirPods Pro review.
However, the AirPods Pro cost $249.
For those on a budget, the regular AirPods are among the best wireless earbuds for the money.
Is it worth getting AirPods 2?
If you’re new to wireless earbuds, AirPods 2 are a no-brainer and 100 percent worth it. However, if you’re new to wireless earbuds, AirPods 2 ($159 with the regular charging case and $199 with the wireless charging case) are a no-brainer and 100 percent worth it.
Is it worth buying AirPods in 2019?
Still, if your old AirPods have seen better days, or you’re looking to buy your first pair of true wireless earbuds, it’s worth buying the AirPods (2019) particularly if you already use an iPhone to play music – just don’t spend money upgrading your old AirPods if they’re still in good working order.
What is the difference between 1st and 2nd generation AirPods?
AirPods 2 uses Apple’s new H1 chip, whereas the original has a W1 chip. Both these allow the AirPods to pair seamlessly with Apple devices, but Apple claims AirPods 2 can connect up to 1.5 times faster, provide a more stable wireless connection, and switch between active devices up to twice as fast.
Is wireless charging for AirPods worth it?
Wireless charging and 24-hour battery life
Probably the most expected addition is wireless charging. Yes, you no longer have to plug your AirPods in with a Lightning connector to revive the battery, although that is still an option. It’s not fast charging and won’t be as fast as a wired connection, but it’s a bonus.
How do you clean ear wax out of AirPods?
To remove the wax and dirt that’s stuck inside the hollow of your AirPod speakers, just grab a small piece of Fun-Tak and stretch and knead it a bit to warm it up. Then press it against the speaker and few times and it’ll pick up the wax and dirt.
How can you tell if AirPods are fake?
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