The original Apple AirPods have evolved a lot since they were released in 2016, and I’ve experienced firsthand how their sound quality and flexibility have improved. Each new generation of AirPods offers even better sound quality, noise cancellation, battery life, and extra features that make using them with other Apple equipment an absolute pleasure.
Battery life: Up to six hours Weight: 0.19 ounces Wireless charging: Yes, MagSafe compatible Active noise cancellation: Yes Spatial audio: Yes, with dynamic head tracking Waterproof rating: IPX4 Quick charge: 1 hour per 5 minutes of charging Colors: White
• Listening to audio from TV shows and movies
• Participating in hands-free phone calls
• Enjoying music produced using spatial audio (Dolby Atmos) or Apple Digital Master found on services like Apple Music
• You’re not already an Apple device user
• You don’t want to spend upwards of $249 on wireless earbuds
Based on our experience using the AirPods Pro 2—the extra cost of this newer and more cutting-edge technology is noticeably justified, regardless of how you’re using the earbuds. Beyond sound, Apple has improved on comfort, which is universally praised as a particular improvement over the standard AirPods line. They fit firmly in ears with the proper ear tips. Because they’re water-resistant, you don’t need to worry about getting caught in the rain or getting them covered in sweat—which makes them extra versatile.
If you’re already a fanatical Apple device user and you have the money to invest in a high-quality pair of wireless earbuds, at the instant , these are definitely those you want. the general sound quality, noise cancellation, spatial audio, head tracking, comfort, and battery life really make them stand out from the competition.
So yes, the AirPods Pro 2 are worth getting, especially if Apple features a heavy presence in your life, and whether or not you’re coming from the original, considerably cheaper AirPods Pro. While your wallet won’t be too happy about the expensive purchase, your ears will definitely thank you.