Sometimes Apple just does it better - AirPods Pro Review

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  • Published: 07 November 2019
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    Apple finally gave Airpods a big upgrade with the AirPods Pro wireless earbuds, with in-ear tips and active noise cancelling. So can they stand up to the competition?

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Comments • 3 843

  • Kamil Navarro
    Kamil Navarro  33 minutes back

    Is everyone trying to sell me air pods

    • curly10808
      curly10808  1 hours back

      6:22 every device in my room activated

      • Shadow light
        Shadow light  2 hours back

        First time I see an Apple product that is actually good compared to the competition.

        • Yes I like MCR
          Yes I like MCR  2 hours back

          The buds on the new apple AirPods are exactly like the ones on Poundland’s equivalent that last about a month and then breaks , sooooo not exactly revolutionary

          • Crokobos
            Crokobos  2 hours back

            2 fricking sponsors!

            • Elisabeth
              Elisabeth  3 hours back

              I wish I’d waited and didn’t buy the air pods 1st gen. So now I’m stuck with them coz I can’t afford $275 for another pair of air pods . Now CHRISTmas is coming up and a few family members give me money gift cards(I always hint for that) so I assume I’ll get about $800 total from everyone. Soooo I can either buy the Apple Watch I want or the AirPods pro . I waited since the beginning of Apple watch intro to buy an Apple Watch. I never liked any of the past watches. But the one that just came out is awesome. Soooo what do I buy with my CHRISTmas cash? I already have the Apple iPhone 11 Pro in that beautiful midnight green that matches my eyes. I got it as a Bday present two weeks ago. And i love it, I’m an Apple girl. I own everything Apple, well almost everything. And I actually really like my first gen Air Pods, i know they’re not the best but they are great for what I use them for which is talking on the phone. I have other much better ear buds for music, like my Bose and the Samsung . Which are amazing btw
              So I have a big decision, the newest Apple Watch or the AirPods pro? Which would you buy.?

              • stpierreorama
                stpierreorama  4 hours back

                I bet my wired headphones sound just as good if not better for a fraction of the price. You have your nose held high when walking around with your fancy wireless headphones I'll have my nose held high with my healthy bank account.

                • Michael Perin Wogenburg

                  Naaaa Tim is not watching your channel he doesn't even know how to turn on YouTube.

                  • synaps DVA
                    synaps DVA  4 hours back

                    Basically what apple did : take notes from Samsung galaxy buds.

                    Prove me wrong

                    • Bálint Csilling
                      Bálint Csilling  5 hours back

                      Sony one is better!

                      • Wrathinside
                        Wrathinside  5 hours back

                        It's cute how Linus admits that Apple has basically caught up to Galaxy Buds and that it's generally inferior to everything else if you really wanted something useful, but the bottom line is, as always - "best at everything".
                        No. It's called "jack of all trades".
                        Does it have the best ANC? Nope. Does it have the best sound? Hell nope. Does it have the highest comfort? Fuck no. Does it look the best? Oh hell fucking no. Is it made by Apple? Yes.

                        You've said it - this concept of "social status", which somehow is supposed to matter in this situation - that's their only true advantage.

                        Sound-wise they are compared to 20$ headphones, and I'm not even sure if foam will do them any good. But... it does make Mi Airdots better, so who knows... iSheep won't know, that's for sure.
                        ANC by itself is basically either "killing your ears" or "killing your music". Take your pick. Sure, there are bad quality ANCs out there that ruin the image, but that's the problem - ANC doesn't actually cancel anything - it simply overwrites the sound digitally. And, like any person with more than half a brain knows - anything digital is cancer, it's analog or bust.
                        To put it into perspective - in some third-world countries the subways are really shitty and really loud, riding them without ear protection is a serious harm. Well, you know what else happens in third-world countries? Beggar musicians! Don't you love how there comes a motherfucker with a boombox and some drum, whose music outroars the subway and whose drum is even louder? Some plebs enjoy it, pay these things and basically make the world a worse place, all because they think that their shitty lives are made better by these musical geniuses instead of the government actually fixing their trains. (Italy - I'm looking at you)
                        Well, the same thing happens to ANC - you basically use a slightly smarter algorithm to do what most imbeciles have been doing for ages - RAISE THE VOLUME, kill your ears and cringe everyone around. Yes, the result is literally the same. To your ears, at least. But... I'll admit, at least in social terms - ANC is more civil.

                        This is why real headphones have not only the size that blocks sound, but also support foam instead of silicon. This is what truly HARDWARE sound CANCELLATION is. It won't be perfect, it won't cancel out a plane or a subway, or even a very loud vehicle. But it will truly cancel out the sound without putting any pressure on your ears, because the sound just doesn't get through. And IF anything gets through - you either raise the volume a BIT(if the situation allows it), or you realize that perhaps you are in a time when you probably shouldn't listen to shit anyway, unless you are a dipshit.


                        So, to summarize - if this 250$ pair is what could be considered a remotely passable Apple product, then I do NOT feel sorry for the millions of imbeciles(Italy, I'm once again looking at you) that bought the original ones..... FOR THE SOCIAL STATUS.
                        Every time I see an idiot with airpods - I know that it's an idiot. It's the same kind of overcompensating fool that rides some SUV(like a soccer mom), or a Ferrari(at least this one actually looks good), or a huge truck with chain balls hanging from behind, or a with a huge spoiler to resemble a monster truck. That is NOT cool. That's basically pathetic. Wake up, iSheep, that's what people think about you outside of your PersonalSpace.
                        Instead, when I see people with literally anything but AirCraps, it tells you things. This guy knows about AirDots, good for him. That guy is using GalaxyBuds - well, better than nothing. Someone else is using chinese armature TWS that actually sound good, that's respect, people of culture. Some are using these Liberty Pro 2s or Sony models - that's also quite sad, but that means that people at least care about audio, or what they think they know about audio.

                        Wearing the airpods, and using the airpods - is not a sign of status. It's literally a Dunce hat.

                        • RM Productions
                          RM Productions  5 hours back

                          I'm getting the airpods 2 only bc the airpods pro expensive af

                          • Go Away
                            Go Away  6 hours back

                            what's this 0w0 Linus praising an apple product? ~EwE~

                            • Lou Kasimoto
                              Lou Kasimoto  7 hours back

                              Hahahaahahahaha

                              • Cyber
                                Cyber  7 hours back

                                "ear puds"

                                • noob master69
                                  noob master69  8 hours back

                                  The galaxy buds sound like trash .. do not recommend them at all .. I return them .. and got airpods . And this is coming from an android user hahaha

                                  • Zachary Duren
                                    Zachary Duren  9 hours back

                                    So the question: do i buy airpods pros or powerbeats pros

                                    • iMaze -
                                      iMaze -  9 hours back

                                      Airpods gen 2 (normal charging) = $250
                                      Airpods Pro (normal charging) = $398

                                      sure, its fancy and better but i can’t afford the airpods pro.. since i just bought the gen 2 a few months ago 😪

                                      • CFS GAMING
                                        CFS GAMING  9 hours back

                                        You were frustrated you couldn’t hear yourself there is a feature for that it’s called transparency mode

                                        • Infa1987
                                          Infa1987  9 hours back

                                          Actually Libratone has a set of earbuds with ANC as well and they are very good

                                          • Matt Ferguson
                                            Matt Ferguson  13 hours back

                                            What makes these better than the Sonys?

                                            • GreyscaleTV
                                              GreyscaleTV  13 hours back

                                              airpods look bad though lmao

                                              • youtubeuser
                                                youtubeuser  13 hours back

                                                Just like how Apple invented Liquid Retina Display..... Oh wait....

                                                • Jaskirat
                                                  Jaskirat  13 hours back

                                                  249$ still trash like istand for 999$

                                                  • soumya gupta
                                                    soumya gupta  13 hours back

                                                    No sony wf sp700n

                                                    • soumya gupta
                                                      soumya gupta  13 hours back

                                                      These are the first ones with anc

                                                  • alex
                                                    alex  14 hours back

                                                    Praise the lord. Apple ftw

                                                    • Luke Berry
                                                      Luke Berry  14 hours back

                                                      The FOB pocket?

                                                      • Ash 3
                                                        Ash 3  16 hours back

                                                        Nope, they still don’t automatically shut off, Bose it is....

                                                        • MorningStarSlayer
                                                          MorningStarSlayer  16 hours back

                                                          Is it worth upgrading from the Bose soundsport wireless? In terms of sounds quality

                                                          • Siddharth kumar
                                                            Siddharth kumar  16 hours back

                                                            Give me razrrrrrrr

                                                            • Mario Motošický
                                                              Mario Motošický  16 hours back

                                                              Agree

                                                              • Timothy Hyde
                                                                Timothy Hyde  16 hours back

                                                                when did smigul get a youtube channel 0:18

                                                                • philip wold
                                                                  philip wold  17 hours back

                                                                  1:20 the face you make when she pulls out a dick twice the size of yours

                                                                  • JM M
                                                                    JM M  18 hours back

                                                                    Still, fuck apple.

                                                                    • Daniel P
                                                                      Daniel P  18 hours back

                                                                      JM M damn broke apple haters *rolls eyes*

                                                                  • Tray Rose
                                                                    Tray Rose  19 hours back

                                                                    Boomer

                                                                    • AldenG
                                                                      AldenG  19 hours back

                                                                      Should I get these or jabra 75ts?

                                                                      • Epico Lad
                                                                        Epico Lad  21 hours back

                                                                        The link is an affiliate link... Don't trust this review, he's obviously paid

                                                                        • Mikeshouts
                                                                          Mikeshouts  21 hours back

                                                                          Am I the only one bothered by the thumbnail and the title not quite matching up? I guess putting hand on head or forehead is the pose of choice for tech reviewers these days. Just as Lew.

                                                                          • Crazy Dave 652
                                                                            Crazy Dave 652  21 hours back

                                                                            Tinus Lech Lips

                                                                            • M̵r̴ A̴n̷o̶n̸y̴m̶o̷u̸s̷

                                                                              1:21 and 4:36 Me, when I listen to the teacher but still gets bad marks.

                                                                              • Nick Orr
                                                                                Nick Orr  22 hours back

                                                                                WOOO WOO WOOO Reconfigured button mapping?????? APPLE??

                                                                                • Varun Vijay
                                                                                  Varun Vijay  22 hours back

                                                                                  e a r p u d s

                                                                                  • Matteo Mauro
                                                                                    Matteo Mauro  23 hours back

                                                                                    guys, affiliate amazon link

                                                                                    • The Three Striped King
                                                                                      The Three Striped King  24 hours back

                                                                                      Linus is the type of guy to have two different sponsors in one video....

                                                                                      • JagAgemo
                                                                                        JagAgemo  1 days back

                                                                                        • William Su
                                                                                          William Su  1 days back

                                                                                          No lets be honest its inconveinient asf and they sound like trash... nobody wants to admit it, but the headphone jack was 1000x more convenient

                                                                                          • Sascha Habermann
                                                                                            Sascha Habermann  1 days back

                                                                                            Whats about my libratone track air+ ? They have ANC too

                                                                                            • アニメカワイ
                                                                                              アニメカワイ  1 days back

                                                                                              I brought one, yaay.