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The release of the Galaxy Buds 2 last year showed Samsung’s ingenuity when it comes to making durable wireless earbuds. The $150 Bud has a lot of premium features at a relatively reasonable price point, making it a good option for those on tight budgets. Buds 2 are a better buy when you can get them on sale for $100, which Woot has for now. That’s $50 off the regular price and back to record low — but before you take the plunge, remember to check Woot’s return policy because it’s significantly different from that of its parent company, Amazon.
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Samsung made its smallest and most comfortable headphones yet with the Galaxy Buds 2. They’re 15% smaller and 20% lighter than the Galaxy Buds+, which was already pretty comfortable at first. You’ll get nearly five hours of use from the buds before you need more juice, which isn’t battery life to write home about but is on par with many of the competition. The earbuds case holds three full additional charges and it supports wireless charging as well.
ANC and adjustable surround sound mode are the headphones’ biggest selling points. Samsung removed these features from the high-end earbuds, and while the ANC isn’t as powerful as what you’ll find in something like the Galaxy Buds Pro, it still does a good job of blocking out environmental noise. The aforementioned five hours of battery life is with ANC turned on as well, so you don’t have to sacrifice in that regard when you want a few solid hours with fewer distractions.
All these features make for a pair of wireless earbuds that provide a lot of value to Android users at an affordable price. Make no mistake, the Galaxy Buds 2 are best when paired with an Android device — while they can be used with an iPhone, you’ll still be stuck with the default settings.
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