AirPods vs. Galaxy Buds: Which wireless earphones are best?

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  • Published on Mar 6, 2019
  • Samsung's newest Buds are giving AirPods a run for their money. Find out which ones are the better deal.
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  • toke
    toke Day ago

    I order it, so excited to try it.

  • Crypto Jihadi
    Crypto Jihadi 7 days ago

    Only downside on buds is tur voice on phone calls. It sucks, almost unusable.
    Latest upgrade makes them at least functional for phone calls but still not great.

  • חנה רובינס
    חנה רובינס 7 days ago

    everyone talks about battery life, but no one mentions how high they had the volume for that really good battery life. Does it matter? if I have them on low volu;me in a quiet room will i get better battery life than at med-high volume on a plane/in the office/on a walk in the city/etc.?

  • sonu sharma
    sonu sharma 7 days ago

    Sound is very bad in Samsung earbuds

  • Calvin Yung
    Calvin Yung 7 days ago

    Airpods is very ugly

  • Agneya
    Agneya 9 days ago

    these airpods dont have wireless charging

  • nauticaxo_
    nauticaxo_ 10 days ago +2

    I'm getting the airpods.

  • ur mother
    ur mother 10 days ago

    Just ordered the galaxy buds and I cant wait!!

  • Jim Richardson
    Jim Richardson 17 days ago

    Galaxy buds

  • E. Wesley
    E. Wesley 19 days ago

    personal preference: i choose simplicity

  • Krishna Somisetty
    Krishna Somisetty 19 days ago

    Galaxy buds have more features but ear fatigue could also be an issue. I never had ear fatigue with AirPods.

  • Ethan Juarez
    Ethan Juarez 20 days ago

    You know what’s funny I’m watching this with galaxy dubs

  • iGamerindia
    iGamerindia 21 day ago

    Those babes are so adorable!!!

  • ScubaBum13
    ScubaBum13 22 days ago

    samsung all day

  • Alice Liu
    Alice Liu 22 days ago

    I really want a galaxy buds 😭 but no matter how much I change the size, it never seems to fit in my ears that well.

  • Connor Oud
    Connor Oud 24 days ago

    Airpods are not my style.

  • Like always Pebbles
    Like always Pebbles 25 days ago

    I love the air pods!

  • yunix collin
    yunix collin 26 days ago

    Listening in my galaxy buds

  • Un Identified
    Un Identified 27 days ago

    I have an iPhone and got the galaxy buds. I kind of hate the latency though. Any way to fix that? My husband has the airpods. I like the buds better for the better the fit in my ears and sound but I do want to like the airpods since it’s a better fit for my Apple products. Even though the buds were better fit for my ears, either my ears are just too weirdly small or something but it starts hurting after an hour or so. Sighhhh. I wish there is another option that’s just as good without compromising comfort and fit for small ears and or ear canals. Anyone knows?

  • harish dr.
    harish dr. 28 days ago

    I really enjoyed the review

  • Delight Madujibeya
    Delight Madujibeya Month ago +3

    I use galaxy earbuds. Sound quality is amazing

  • Andy Garcia
    Andy Garcia Month ago

    Yea yea apple ppl always say will get those new features later on.Just say Apple is always late to the game.

  • Sean Edward Timothy S. Catapang Catapang

    Airpods forever

  • Adithya Jayakody
    Adithya Jayakody Month ago

    so white

  • Rick Saldana
    Rick Saldana Month ago +1

    Galaxy Buds are great. The only hang up are calls. But other then that they are the way to go.

  • VOLT GAMING
    VOLT GAMING Month ago

    Galaxy bud case too bigggg

  • nick Br
    nick Br Month ago +1

    The airpods looks more expenciv and impresive

  • Bankhead 1
    Bankhead 1 Month ago +1

    No comparison
    People actually buy those ridiculous airpods? Wow lol

  • Sami Saurus
    Sami Saurus Month ago

    I have an iphone and idk what to go for

  • Faraz Feri
    Faraz Feri Month ago

    Galaxy buds

  • Pedro Penduko
    Pedro Penduko Month ago

    Apple is just making money, honestly galaxy buds are way more better and it is also cheap. 🔥

  • Fluid Sprax
    Fluid Sprax Month ago

    I have had AirPods for a month and vise versa and I liked the AirPods more

  • I'm not in FaZe
    I'm not in FaZe Month ago

    you forgot I stat for the air pods


    plus 10 clout

  • Sultan Althubiti
    Sultan Althubiti Month ago

    I like AirPods better

  • fuf fox
    fuf fox Month ago

    I have airpods but I have a Samsung phone

  • Dennis Pietrandrea
    Dennis Pietrandrea Month ago

    Why did no one meantion the fact that if you want to have ambient noise on the Galaxy Buds you could just turn it on in the settings.

  • Onyx Gaming
    Onyx Gaming Month ago

    Good review. I like the 2 reviewers thing and I think you guys are on the money with the verdict.

  • Michael thapa
    Michael thapa Month ago

    U both are Best reviewers
    Always love ur contents
    Carry on

  • Jorgidan 92
    Jorgidan 92 Month ago

    I think they forgot one key aspect: battery case battery. I think that the fact that the Airpods have 4 full charges inside Vs only 1 in the buds is key. I have both devices.

  • Onyx
    Onyx Month ago +2

    Galaxy>Airpods
    Jk
    airpods for iphone
    Buds for android

    • Onyx
      Onyx Month ago

      Rlly, I thought it had latency, Ive only tried em on my samsung

    • Soviet Ninja
      Soviet Ninja Month ago

      Onyx buds work just as good on iPhone

  • Tjay123 Shm
    Tjay123 Shm Month ago

    They keep mocking Apple. But Apple always win in the end.

    • mrg zlkm
      mrg zlkm Month ago

      I hope your joking

    • Onyx
      Onyx Month ago

      You are retarded

  • Game Over
    Game Over Month ago

    galaxy Buds her

  • jose mercado
    jose mercado Month ago

    Question, does the galaxy buds compatible with an iPhone

  • Ravichandra Valle
    Ravichandra Valle Month ago

    Biased

  • Adam Woody
    Adam Woody Month ago

    I find it interesting how much longer apple products than samsung. The samsung phones screen is a pain in the ass because it is very unresponsive. Samsung is nothing in relation to apple in the long run. I see apple being trump and the democrats and choice republicans being samsung. Apple has always been the best and on top. The only thing that stops what apple can be is the people over them. Apple needs the next steve jobs to come in and steam roll the competition. The other companies spend way too much time trying to make apple look bad. If apple was as bad as they try to claim why do they try to call them out so much? Just think about it :)

  • A K
    A K Month ago

    Why is she jogging with a jacket

  • Marcek De Groot
    Marcek De Groot Month ago

    buds are the best

  • Azeem Abbasi
    Azeem Abbasi Month ago

    U talking about airpod 2 but u forgot galaxy budds 2 that it will also come

  • Mark Ukrainetz
    Mark Ukrainetz Month ago

    I use the Galaxy buds on my iPhone. However, the Wearable Galaxy app is restricted to only Android devices.
    I also tried both air pods and Galaxy buds for FaceTime on my iPhone. The air pods were far better as I could still hear myself speak. Though I could hear equally well for both buds and air pods.

  • Tyler Kane
    Tyler Kane Month ago

    All isheep were like wait till airpods 2 come out, and when they actually came out they thought airpods 2 sounded better than gen 1. Love airpods owned them and left apple this year. I just bought airpods 2 recently, but galaxy buds and s10 smacked apple. I have an s9 rn, and feel just even the s9 is better than any iPhone.

  • drsnowmon
    drsnowmon 2 months ago

    Everyone knows that 30 years later, people in the future are going to laugh at the ridiculous design of the AirPods
    Whoever designed the AirPods should be fired, no exceptions!

  • Reza Ansari
    Reza Ansari 2 months ago

    You can have the music sound and outside noise simultaneously in galaxy buds by making changes in the app setting.:D

  • Abdullaev Iskandar
    Abdullaev Iskandar 2 months ago

    Now we have the Airpods 2
    What's new? $60 wireless case....
    Great job Apple, Well Done!

  • Jett Spencer
    Jett Spencer 2 months ago

    The Airpods have less grip being without the wingtips that the Galaxy Buds have

  • Mohammed Shahin
    Mohammed Shahin 2 months ago

    Samsung buds better than Apple AirPods.

  • J P
    J P 2 months ago

    Apple is gonna see this and be like oh f*** lemme up my game

  • ZestySauze
    ZestySauze 2 months ago +6

    Airpods if you want clout, Galaxy Buds if you want quality

  • Yahya Elcott
    Yahya Elcott 2 months ago

    With all honesty I like the AirPods

  • Trevor Connolly
    Trevor Connolly 2 months ago

    I love the AirPods 2

  • Diogo Lima
    Diogo Lima 2 months ago

    AirPods ❤️

  • unicornsare life
    unicornsare life 2 months ago +1

    I prefer airpods

  • ALHEJAZI
    ALHEJAZI 2 months ago

    Good competing.
    I like the Galaxy buds. It has wonderful features and amazing sound

  • Sam Plays
    Sam Plays 2 months ago

    I like the AirPods better

  • GaryTheMod_ peep
    GaryTheMod_ peep 2 months ago +1

    I watched this with my AirPods and I prefer AirPods to the galaxy buds to me the galaxy buds did not have enough bass and sounded lower quality to me Imi feel my AirPods have a better fit too I’m a person that has a hook on my ear which catches the AirPods so they don’t fall out overall the AirPods are much better in my opinion I can argue all day lol

  • IVAN RODRIGUEZ
    IVAN RODRIGUEZ 2 months ago

    Airpods are better cause they make us rich

  • Vikram Ghatge
    Vikram Ghatge 2 months ago

    Any body having issues with volume being low even when phone volume shows full TRY THIS - go the wearables app - SELECT touch pad - assign the left right touch controls volume up and volume down. You will experience a huge volume boost.

  • MARTEL DRIPSTYLE
    MARTEL DRIPSTYLE 2 months ago

    TEAM RICH WHERE YOU AT🤑🤑

  • Jijumon M
    Jijumon M 2 months ago +4

    Okay, I really enjoyed this format of a review. Please continue these.

  • Lawrel Palace
    Lawrel Palace 2 months ago

    Can you use the galaxy pods with the iphone?

  • constanceyx
    constanceyx 2 months ago +1

    i feel like i’m gona drop and lose these little buds. So airpods might work better for my clumsy hands.

  • 廖方徐
    廖方徐 2 months ago +5

    I so regretted buying the airpods 😭

  • Rafael Lopez
    Rafael Lopez 2 months ago

    Vanessa kind of looks like Paula Garces 🇪🇸 the one from The white castle movies

  • RedStoneVader
    RedStoneVader 2 months ago +6

    Anyone else watching this with the galaxy buds

  • Anmol Raj
    Anmol Raj 2 months ago +3

    I have the GalaxyBuds and I love 'em.

  • Carlos Is my name
    Carlos Is my name 2 months ago +1

    Dam I want to smash them both.