Apple AirPods Pro review: True wireless earbuds that can hang with the best

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  • Má Dzú
    Má Dzú  1 days back

    I love my pro

    • Marco
      Marco  3 days back

      Just something i want to mention. In the controll center you can click on the volume button and there you can switch between the modes

      • gamester1416
        gamester1416  5 days back

        I’ve been waiting for this for a while now
        I kept my lightning to 3.5mm dongle because I hated the regular AirPods and EarPods
        After buying the AirPods pro the first day they came out, I haven’t regretted purchasing them.

        • Gabe Photography
          Gabe Photography  6 days back

          I’m thinking of getting the AirPods pro today I have the 1st gen AirPods and they are near the end the sound is getting quieter

          • Sandy Sandy
            Sandy Sandy  1 weeks back

            How do they compare to Bose SoundSport Free ?

            • Ben Lichaa
              Ben Lichaa  1 weeks back

              Do they work with the iphone 6 plus?

            • V3n0m
              V3n0m  1 weeks back

              SIRI is shit so like...

              • Christoffer Wiig
                Christoffer Wiig  1 weeks back

                I already own Beats X. Are these worth the upgrade?

              • Sebastian Rojas
                Sebastian Rojas  1 weeks back

                Not to be critical. But am I the only one that feels the reviewers seems to be like reading this review. And it’s super obvious. I feel like the narration is way off

                • John Newkirk
                  John Newkirk  1 weeks back

                  Air pods are not worth 80 bucks even

                  • Jong 79
                    Jong 79  1 weeks back

                    Great full coverage review!

                    • Account for Watch’n
                      Account for Watch’n  1 weeks back

                      Would these stay in if your using a boxing bag?

                      • Lamar Taylor
                        Lamar Taylor  1 weeks back

                        The simple review for the AirPods Pro is they check every box and work as advertised. ANC, transparency mode, great call quality, good battery life, good sound quality, long Bluetooth range, easy to connect, sweat resistant, no latency on videos, sealed tips make them comfortable to wear, and a tiny case that fits in your jeans coin pocket. There are better sounding earbuds but they can't check every box like AirPods Pro and they all have a glaring flaw that AirPods don't have...this includes Sony, Jabra, Samsung, and JBL.

                        • MTK Knight
                          MTK Knight  7 days back

                          @Lamar Taylor No more questions, thank you for the info.

                        • Lamar Taylor
                          Lamar Taylor  7 days back

                          @MTK Knight the Sony ANC earbuds aren't sweat proof, have a huge charging case, and they are not sweat proof. All glaring flaws that AirPods Pro don't have. Jabra earbuds have the left ear connection issues and there is latency with video playback...2 flaws the Pro's don't have. Samsung earbuds have terrible mics for phone calls and they lose connection occasionally when your phone is carried in the back pocket...flaws the Pro's don't have. Any more questions?

                        • MTK Knight
                          MTK Knight  7 days back

                          What glaring flaw?

                      • Luis Ramos
                        Luis Ramos  1 weeks back

                        “Buried” in the Bluetooth menu. 🙄

                        • Ojasvi Singh 786
                          Ojasvi Singh 786  1 weeks back

                          ✨✨💖💖

                          • Ojasvi Singh 786
                            Ojasvi Singh 786  1 weeks back

                            ✨✨💖💖

                            • Ojasvi Singh 786
                              Ojasvi Singh 786  1 weeks back

                              ✨✨💖💖

                              • harsh574
                                harsh574  1 weeks back

                                It’s like someone forced him to do this after he downed three shots of NyQuil. Who tf actually talks like that?

                              • Arno
                                Arno  1 weeks back

                                The controls work great for me. 1sr time almost all the time. With the old airpods I had to tap 3 times just to make sure it registered 2 every time.

                                • Nathan Budd
                                  Nathan Budd  1 weeks back

                                  Anything Siri related really isn't a selling point. It's _so_ bad.

                                  • SUBVIKE CALL OF DUTY
                                    SUBVIKE CALL OF DUTY  1 weeks back

                                    WHY NO ONE TALKS ABOUT THE HIGH RADIATION IT EMITS TO THE BRAIN??????
                                    SAME AS IF YOU PLUG YOUR HEAD TO A MICROWAVE

                                    • MTK Knight
                                      MTK Knight  7 days back

                                      @SUBVIKE CALL OF DUTY I think you are just a salty Android user.

                                    • LiK
                                      LiK  1 weeks back

                                      Worth it

                                    • Stack E. Stackerson
                                      Stack E. Stackerson  1 weeks back

                                      SUBVIKE CALL OF DUTY yea I’m gonna need a source for this “info”. 😂

                                    • aldentesolo
                                      aldentesolo  1 weeks back

                                      SUBVIKE CALL OF DUTY Citation?

                                    • 18 78
                                      18 78  1 weeks back

                                      electromagnetic radiation

                                  • ROBERT W RIVERA
                                    ROBERT W RIVERA  1 weeks back

                                    Went back to my old AirPod the new AirPod Pro hurts my ears after 10 min.

                                  • Barış
                                    Barış  1 weeks back

                                    Hot bear wooof

                                    • Kevin Campbell
                                      Kevin Campbell  1 weeks back

                                      Disagree. These are awesome if you wanna stay in the Apple ecosystem and own an iPhone. They are far from great and for $250 they need to be better.

                                      • Kadeem Reid
                                        Kadeem Reid  1 weeks back

                                        @MrHuckabst Me too haha. I used a $100 best buy gift card to knock down the price.

                                      • MrHuckabst
                                        MrHuckabst  1 weeks back

                                        Kevin Campbell I use 120 bucks of gift cards to knock something off price. I get gift cards on my job base on performance then use them for my tech.

                                    • Souk Khanhsila
                                      Souk Khanhsila  1 weeks back

                                      If I pay 250 bucks for these, can I look like every other douchebag walking around my college campus? That's my dream in life, to look the same as every other apple sheep. Thanks ghost of Steve jobs.

                                      • rek7
                                        rek7  1 weeks back

                                        Silicone not silicon

                                        • C.J. R
                                          C.J. R  1 weeks back

                                          If you long press on settings you can go directly to Bluetooth

                                          • Eric Schmidt
                                            Eric Schmidt  1 weeks back

                                            Jeeeez who is this guy. His voice is so monotonous I could only watch for a few minutes. Give him some Prozac

                                            • Nancy T
                                              Nancy T  5 days back

                                              I thought he did fine.

                                            • Steve
                                              Steve  1 weeks back

                                              Stop talking Schmidt, internet tough guy. It’s so easy to be cruel when you are on the internet.

                                          • spicedham
                                            spicedham  1 weeks back

                                            pressing the flat control surface can pull out the headphones. I noticed if place your pointer finger on the side of the headphone and then use your thumb and middle finger to squeeze the flat surface it doesn't fall out.

                                            • Noah Damoose
                                              Noah Damoose  1 weeks back

                                              They were awesome till the left one decided to not charge anymore or pair

                                              • Toasty
                                                Toasty  1 weeks back

                                                Try to restart the airpod pros by placing both buds in the charging case with the lid up, hold the sync button until it turns amber and white. Hopefully that fixes your issue.

                                            • Efon Ekpo
                                              Efon Ekpo  1 weeks back

                                              Would these work well with Android devices?

                                              • MTK Knight
                                                MTK Knight  7 days back

                                                They work with any Bluetooth device

                                              • Sid R.
                                                Sid R.  1 weeks back

                                                @naki.- stop talking out of your ass. I use these with an Android phone just fine. ANC, transparency mode and all.

                                            • Cody Hunter
                                              Cody Hunter  1 weeks back

                                              How do so many “tech” peeps not know the difference between silicon and silicone?? Stick a silicon tip in your ear and you’ll figure it out quick!

                                              • John Sjoholm
                                                John Sjoholm  1 weeks back

                                                Best review of the AirPod(s) Pro to date. In-depth, showed true everyday usage cases, limitations, and advantages. The host was a nice change from the usual Engadget crowd as well. The chief complaint is the title; it left a dangling statement("hang with the best") without being explicitly backed in the actual review. Just wish the Pro's would allow for two, or more, BT host connections simultaneously. I.E. like many of its competitors do.

                                                • Kalyn Jones
                                                  Kalyn Jones  6 days back

                                                  John Sjoholm they do with other AirPods

                                              • E
                                                E  1 weeks back

                                                Companies need to figure out how to make these wireless earbuds last more than 3 years. The tiny batteries inside these things have a relatively short shelf life and they’re non replaceable.
                                                It’s not just an Apple problem but most wireless earbuds don’t have replaceable batteries, so these earbuds are essentially 200-300 dollar disposable devices that have a short shelf life. This is the biggest advantage of wired headphones, a good pair of wired headphones will last decades, but you’ll be very lucky if the battery in these earbuds last five years.

                                                • Jaden Halstead
                                                  Jaden Halstead  5 days back

                                                  # well that’s what you get for buying a cheap pair of earbuds. I guarantee if you buy quality ones like Airpids, beats, or Sony’s, you’ll never have that problem

                                                • #
                                                  #  1 weeks back

                                                  @Sander Cohen not airpods

                                                • Sander Cohen
                                                  Sander Cohen  1 weeks back

                                                  @# If that really happened, you should contact Apple. They might want to investigate your AirPods like they do with Macbooks that gets puffed up batteries and so on.

                                                • #
                                                  #  1 weeks back

                                                  I have already "burned" two pairs in only a year. the battery gets bloated and pops them open, super dangerous

                                                • ph00ny1
                                                  ph00ny1  1 weeks back

                                                  I've gone through dozen or more wireless ear buds with wired connection between and without. They're not that bad in terms of holding their charge.
                                                  Oldest out of all of them is the jaybirds x2 and it's still going strong. Even the cheap anker set that i bought to play golf with despite not cared for properly sitting in a golfbag, it still works well today.

                                              • John Moss
                                                John Moss  1 weeks back

                                                This guy seems like he DEFINITELY knows his way around a Diesel engine.

                                                • GreenStorm01
                                                  GreenStorm01  1 weeks back

                                                  @Engadget Not a major difference tho

                                                • Engadget
                                                  Engadget   1 weeks back

                                                  Replace diesel engine with grill, and you've pegged him

                                                • John Moss
                                                  John Moss  1 weeks back

                                                  pall man
                                                  1) his dialect
                                                  2) his attire
                                                  3) the cut of his jib
                                                  4) my preconceived stereotypes of guys that know their way around diesel engines

                                                • pall man
                                                  pall man  1 weeks back

                                                  LOL , why?

                                              • WizZard
                                                WizZard  1 weeks back

                                                Nice review!

                                                • mccarty
                                                  mccarty  1 weeks back

                                                  Did they outsource the review?

                                                  • Super Luigi Odyssey
                                                    Super Luigi Odyssey  1 weeks back

                                                    Wow I love it

                                                    • ph00ny1
                                                      ph00ny1  1 weeks back

                                                      Based on what criteria does it hang with the best? Audio quality? ANC?

                                                      • Tuperwear
                                                        Tuperwear  2 days back

                                                        I own the Sony anc headphones and the AirPod pro is almost as good.

                                                      • Lamar Taylor
                                                        Lamar Taylor  1 weeks back

                                                        I have earbuds from Sony, Jabra, JBL, and Samsung...the AirPods Pro are the best overall with the fewest flaws or comprimises. Sound quality is subjective and depends on how earbuds fit your ears. Remember this...earbuds are speakers and earbuds are tiny speakers. No matter what any tech reviews tries to claim...they all only get so loud and have limits on the bass they can output. AirPods Pro sound good for music and podcasts.

                                                      • Jack Dawson
                                                        Jack Dawson  1 weeks back

                                                        experience

                                                      • Kevin Campbell
                                                        Kevin Campbell  1 weeks back

                                                        @hivetyrant7 Yup

                                                      • hivetyrant7
                                                        hivetyrant7  1 weeks back

                                                        Price

                                                    • kanodourden
                                                      kanodourden  1 weeks back

                                                      Who tha fook is that guy

                                                      • Clay .T
                                                        Clay .T  1 weeks back

                                                        kanodourden he is the locum tenens ^_^

                                                      • Eric Schmidt
                                                        Eric Schmidt  1 weeks back

                                                        kanodourden lol I know lol 😂

                                                    • Shank Adams
                                                      Shank Adams  1 weeks back

                                                      BILLY THE LUMBERJACK😝

                                                      • Top tech - USA
                                                        Top tech - USA  1 weeks back

                                                        😂😂 Guys I just uploaded a review of some fake 1:1 airpods pro replicas. And I'm telling you they look identical, I couldn't tell them apart. If you're feeling lucky I'm also giving away a few pairs to some lucky subsribers😊