Why Apple’s AirPods are better than the Amazon Echo device
Apple’s new AirPeds have been around since last year, and it’s only a matter of time before they’ll hit the mainstream.
We’ve been tracking their progress for quite some time now, and we’re already seeing some impressive improvements to the sound of the Apple earbuds.
And while we’ve yet to hear any of these changes being used to improve battery life, we’re happy to report that Apple’s engineers are finally starting to see some real results.
Apple’s Earbuds, in their current state, are not that impressive, but we’ve noticed a few things.
The sound is still not as good as Amazon’s Echo device, but the volume is way down.
This is not the case with the AirPads, however, where the volume actually rises.
So while it’s not as loud as the Echo, the volume of the Airpods is much lower.
We don’t think this is a major issue for those who are using the Air Pods to play music, but it’s something we’d like to see change.
The other major difference is the speaker placement.
Apple’s earbud speakers look very similar to the Amazon earbods, but they’re positioned differently.
Instead of using a triangular shaped base with a thin base, the Apple Earbud speaker uses a flat bottom that slopes down and is rounded at the edges.
This means the Airbuds have a wider surface area than the Echo and Apple earphones, but also a smaller diameter, meaning the Airs are less likely to be blown away by bumps and scratches.
Apple also made the decision to make the Air speakers bigger, which means the volume will be louder, but will also make it harder to pick up your iPhone.
We like the sound quality of the Echo Earbuddies, but these new speakers aren’t as loud, and they aren’t nearly as clear.
Apple Earbudes sound great, but that’s not enough to convince us to buy one.
If you want the best audio quality possible, we recommend that you get a pair of Amazon Earbuders instead.