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Best earbuds for Android smartphones in India

Feb 17, 2023, 16:18 IST
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Earbuds have become one of the most important smartphone accessories and for a good reason. Not only are they easier to use compared to wired headphones, they are also easier to carry around without having to worry about tangled wires or your earphones getting damaged in your bag.

You need to keep several things in mind when purchasing wireless earbuds, including the audio quality, battery life offered, and fast charging support.

In addition, you should also consider whether the earbuds come with noise cancellation. Noise cancellation is important when you are on the move or wish to get away from distractions.

In this post, we look at some of the best earbuds in India for Android smartphones.

How we do our research

Our ranking criteria: We consider each earbud's sound output, audio quality, connectivity, and battery life. We also consider the time it takes to charge the device and the comfort it offers while wearing it, especially for extended periods.

Things to look for while buying:
Before purchasing earbuds for your Android device, you should consider the battery life offered and whether it is comfortable to wear for extended durations. You should also check whether it is waterproof if you often use it outdoors or while exercising.

Bose QuietComfort Noise Cancelling Earbuds

Bose is one of the most well-known names for audio products, and the company also has some good earbuds to offer. The Bose QuietComfort truly wireless earbuds are a pair of premium earbuds that offers 11 levels of active noise cancellation. It offers clear details and delivers crisp and full bass. It is IPX4 certified for water and sweat resistance, allowing you to wear them while exercising easily. It promises 6 hours of battery life, and the case offers an additional 12 hours. It features a transparency mode that allows you to hear outside noises when required easily.


Sony WF-1000XM4

The Sony WF-1000XM4 is the company’s latest premium offering and is equipped with the company’s new Processor V1 and LDAC codec that ensures rich sound quality and powerful bass. It has beamforming microphones and a bone-conduction sensor that ensures clear voice detection, even in noisy environments. The earbuds offer improved noise cancellation over their predecessors. It is IPX4 certified for water and dust resistance. It offers a battery life of 24 hours, and a 5-minute charge offers 1 hour of playback.

Audio qualityPrice
Noise cancellation

Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro

The Galaxy Buds2 Pro combines great audio quality, long battery life and solid build quality in a compact package. It offers a battery life of up to 29 hours with the case and comes with active noise cancellation. The earbuds offer clear call quality thanks to the three-mic system used by the company. It delivers rich treble and bass, which is easily noticeable when you listen to a wide range of songs. It is a good option if you are looking for a top-end earbuds that offers all the latest features.

IPX7 rating

OnePlus Buds Pro

The OnePlus Buds Pro is a premium truly wireless earbuds from the smartphone maker. It is equipped with a 11mm dynamic driver and offers a super bass tone for a good sound experience. It can last up to 38 hours on a single charge and is equipped with the Warp Charge technology that can provide 10 hours of music playback with just 10 minutes of charging. It is an excellent option if you are looking for reliable earbuds at an affordable price.

Battery lifeAverage audio quality
Fast charging

Sony WF-C500

If you are a Sony fan and are looking for something that is light on the pocket, the Sony WF-C500 is a good option for you. The earbuds come with a compact form factor and fits snugly in your ear. It comes with the DSEE engine that ensures rich audio quality. The earbuds come with IPX4 water resistance support, allowing you to use them outdoors and during workouts. The earbuds offer a 20-hour battery life and a 10-minute charge offers an hour of playback.


OnePlus Nord Buds

The OnePlus Nord Buds are another good pair of affordable true wireless earbuds that offer a good battery life and a good audio experience. It is equipped with 12.4 mm dynamic drivers that deliver deep bass and rich audio. It offers AI noise cancellation that prevents disturbances during calls. The earbuds offer 30 hours of battery life on a single charge and 10 minutes of charge offers 5 hours of battery life. The earbuds come with IP55 water and dust resistance, allowing you to use it outdoors.

Battery life

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