غير مصنف

The TaoTronics SoundLiberty 53 true-wireless earbuds look like AirPods Pro but are on sale for $30

[ad_1]

taotronics-soundliberty-53-white

They sure look like AirPods Pro, but the TaoTronics SoundLiberty 53 costs a lot lot lot less.


Rick Broida/CNET

Nothing beats escaping into your tunes while blocking the blare of the outside world. There are two ways modern earphones help you accomplish that: 1. A physical seal between the silicone ear tips and your ear canals; and 2. Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) technology, which actually produces a secondary noise that matches (and reduces) what’s happening outside.

Apple’s popular AirPods Pro employ both methods — to the tune of $250. Don’t want to spend that much? Consider a pair of noise-isolating earbuds, which rely solely on that physical seal. They may not eliminate all the noise, but they’ll definitely reduce it. With a good seal, you’ll have no trouble hearing your music or movie on your next flight or train trip.

So, how much do stand to save over AirPods Pro? Today, a lot: For a limited time, and while supplies last, Amazon seller BesDio once again has the TaoTronics SoundLiberty 53 for $29.99. That’s after clipping the 10%-off coupon on the product page and then applying promo code S53WHITE at checkout. (Needless to say, this is for the white model only.)

The SoundLiberty 53 is a dead ringer for last year’s TaoTronics TT-BH053, which CNET’s David Carnoy ranked among “the better sub-$50 true-wireless earphones.” In fact, from what I can tell from the specs, the only real difference is a slightly improved IPX waterproof rating: IPX7 versus IPX6 on the 2018 model.

Read More: Best AirPod Pro alternatives that cost less  

Everything else appears to be the same: “Pipe” design, battery life (5 hours, with the promise of 7 full recharges from the compact charging case), Bluetooth 5.0 and so on.

As noted, these look a lot like AirPods Pro, complete with noise-isolating ear tips. Just don’t expect ANC. Likewise, don’t expect more modern features like wireless case-charging or even USB-C; the case uses micro-USB.

But, jeez, $30. Not $50, not $100, and definitely not $250. If you’re curious about true-wireless earbuds, definitely check these out.

Your thoughts?

Note: Originally published last month. Updated to reflect new sale prices and/or availability. Removed expired bonus deal(s).






Now playing:
Watch this:

The best true wireless earbuds available now





10:03


CNET’s Cheapskate scours the web for great deals on tech products and much more. For the latest deals and updates, follow the Cheapskate on Facebook and Twitter. Find more great buys on the CNET Deals page and check out our CNET Coupons page for the latest promo codes from Best BuyWalmartAmazon, and more. Questions about the Cheapskate blog? Find the answers on our FAQ page.



[ad_2]

Source link

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Back to top button
Close