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Top 5 wireless earpods

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If you are not in an enclosed, private space whether it be a room or your car, if you want to listen to music, the best solutions are headphones or earphones. These two forms of audio equipment have their respective qualities: earphones are more portable, headphones offer better-quality sound. We have already described some of the finest headphones in another article: today on the other hand, we take a look at earphones, and in particular, wireless earbuds, with particular attention to their quality-price ratio. The most attractive feature of earbuds is that they have no cable and so there are no problems with wires impeding your movements. The most famous earbuds are the AirPods that Apple introduced with the iPhone7 three years ago. From then on, many other designs have been launched, all interesting products. Here are five of the finest proposals, not including AirPods.

JBL Free

The historic Californian company, specializing in hi-fi and currently controlled by Samsung, presented its first wireless earbuds at the IFA show last year. They offer 24 hours continuous functioning, 20 hours in stand-by and 4 hours of active operation. One of their most interesting features is their resistance to water splashes, so they can be used in the rain. They have an integrated microphone that enables their use for hands-free phone calls. They cost 129 euro. JBL Free.

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Huawei FreeBuds

With FreeBuds, Huawei has entered the wireless earphones market with a product featuring some innovative specifications, such as the infra-red technology that permits automatic monitoring of the degree of wear of the product’s electrical components. As regards audio quality, these earbuds are fitted with an independent sound equalization system that produces bright top notes and natural deep bass sounds. In addition, AAC technology improves bitrate and produces a more realistic sound. The earbuds are waterproof, and they have an average operational duration of two hours’ listening, which can be increased to 12 hours when using the recharging case. The product costs 129 euro. Huawei

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Samsung Gear IconX

With FreeBuds, Huawei has entered the wireless earphones market with a product featuring some innovative specifications, such as the infra-red technology that permits automatic monitoring of the degree of wear of the product’s electrical components. As regards audio quality, these earbuds are fitted with an independent sound equalization system that produces bright top notes and natural deep bass sounds. In addition, AAC technology improves bitrate and produces a more realistic sound. The earbuds are waterproof, and they have an average operational duration of two hours’ listening, which can be increased to 12 hours when using the recharging case. The product costs 129 euro. Samsung

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Bose SoundSport Free Wireless

Bose created the SoundSport Free earphones with the objective of attaining a good balance between performance and size, with particular attention to their use in sports. They have a wireless reception system that provides stable connection with the paired device, even at a distance of 10 metres. Their small acoustic case comprises hardware for digital signal processing, an equalizer with automatic volume adjustment, and a lithium ion battery. The operational duration is 5 hours, and their price is 199.95 euro. Bose

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Beoplay E8

Bang & Olufsen’s Beoplay E8 includes Digital Sound Processing which produces a high-fidelity sound. The earbuds have an ergonomic design, and their touch interface, made using anodized aluminium, means that they can be operated without having to use the smartphone. The earbuds are supplied in an attractive leather case. They have an operational duration of 12 hours. The app makes it possible to modify audio reproduction and sound quality, making it possible to choose from a number of different profiles. These earbuds cost 299 euro. Bang & Olufsen

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