Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus
- Incredible battery life
- Topnotch sound
- Distinct handmade design
You’ll pay generously for them, but the Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus has top sound quality, the best you’ll find in any pair of earbuds. You could mistake them for stones thanks to the distinct designs on the acetate chassis, which are handmade. Due to that, no two sets of MW07 buds are ever alike.
They have a 10mm beryllium driver inside every earbud to deliver audio that could outdo 50mm over-ears. Active noise cancelation keeps the unnecessary noise out, but there’s a wonderful listening mode if you desire it. And on the call side, voices are clear due to two microphone arrays that aid in eliminating background noise. They have ten-hour battery life.
Anker SoundCore Liberty
- Bold sound
- Great design
If you don’t have AirPods money, Anker’s Soundcore Liberty Air lets you fake the funk for half the cost. However, these affordable earbuds pack quite a punch. The bass-heavy Soundcore Liberty Air takes after the AirPods style a bit with a golf tee of their own. Regardless if that’s enough to mislead the informed is a toss-up, but nonetheless, you’re getting great sound and features for your money.
Samsung Galaxy Buds
- AKG sound
- Wireless charging case
- Simple setup for Galaxy users
If you’re an Android user and a Samsung Galaxy owner, you’ll want to look at the Galaxy Buds. They’ll pair with any Android phone and even iPhones. Samsung users get a simple pairing process and a proprietary top-quality audio codec. Even without those perks, the Galaxy Buds are striking at their low-cost price point.
As for battery life, you get around six hours per charge out of these. The included battery case, which itself interfaces with a wireless charging pad if you have one, delivers enough juice for double the listening time.