Review: Apple AirPods

At long last, truly wireless earbuds! Apple has received a lot of criticism for the AirPods since their announcement. Many have complained about the look of the ear buds, the price, and the idea that it might be easy to lose them, but few people have actually provided a realistic review of the AirPods and how they fare against those criticisms. As for Apple, they claim that the AirPods have been a runaway success. Without releasing sales figures, it’s hard to judge how true that statement is, but considering how impossible they are to come by there must be some truth to their claim. So how good are the Apple AirPods, really? Let’s take a look. Design The AirPods take after their wired predecessor—the EarPods—very closely, using the same shaped plastic design. For most people, these fit comfortably in their ears, but for some, they simply cannot make them fit well. So for those of you who don’t like the EarPods, look no further. The ‘stems’ of the AirPods...

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