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While they are due to arrive after Christmas, Apple’s second generation AirPods are back at a record low price. Amazon has the earbuds priced at $90, just $1 more than they had on Black Friday. If you can wait until December 25 to get them, you’ll get one of the best deals on these earbuds we’ve seen all year.
Buy AirPods (2nd generation) from Amazon – $90
These are the classic AirPods that most people are familiar with now. They have a similar design to Apple’s old EarPods and have an H1 chip inside that helps them quickly pair with iOS devices as well as switch between devices like iPhones, iPads, and Macs. While you can get better earbuds for a similar price, AirPods remain one of the best options for those who primarily use Apple devices because they pair and switch easily between them. You’ll also be able to monitor the battery life of each earphone, as well as charge the case from your iPhone. You’ll get approximately five hours of use before needing to restart again, and the case provides more than 24 hours of total listening time.
Although there aren’t many new features that the latest 3rd generation AirPods offer, the 2nd generation models are still a good choice if you’re on a tight budget and want premium Apple perks. The latest AirPods retail for $150 right now, or about $30 off the regular price, and we recommend going for these if you have the extra cash. We gave them a score of 88 for their more comfortable design, improved sound quality, and longer battery life.
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