The Apple EarPods that took 3 years to make
The Apple EarPods that took 3 years to make
2:37

The Apple EarPods that took 3 years to make

Headphones
I'm David Carnoy executive editor for cnet.com. And -- with the new Apple ear pods. These and view -- ear headphones that come with the new iPhone 5 as well as the next generation iPod Touch products and iPod nano. And these are the new de facto. Standard Apple white ear buds that Apple -- -- spent three years developing these new earphones. And they certainly sound a lot better than what they had before he simply have a lot more base they have a pretty clean sound and I I didn't like their sound their pleasant. They are not designed to seal inside -- that really designed to rest inside your ears. This is really an excellent free. Your phone for those who get it with their product it's a little hard to judge -- -- separate standalone product over because Apple -- that as the 29 dollar accessory. The -- -- these guys is that while they feel pretty comfortable -- years for some people they may not fit terribly securely in my case they just didn't fit that securely. If I -- little bit too much on they would actually fall out I wouldn't do anything active in these earphones. This model does have an inline remote with a Mike in it you can activate -- by simply pressing the middle but you can also. -- and and calls that way and you can raise and lower volume as well as pause and skip tracks forward and back using that in -- -- Does come with an excellent carrying case I'm not sure everyone would use that can case because you have to wrap it around and put it in acting case -- cutting -- but this model is it when they do you go when you hear that you have too little speakers and he said this of these events. On the -- themselves. And that sound does provide a bigger base they do have played a database for the small. -- -- style headphone. The other small detail what Beijing is that like Apple's previous -- but these -- heavy vary Nero. Jack on and that means that -- even with thicker iPhone cases where it's hard to get a thicker Jack into the -- port of these will actually fit into those cases. As he still -- -- a little bit harder -- people because there are other thirty dollar ear phones that use sound about as good as these. -- so it's really a choice of what he -- an Apple branded product. -- these and this particular style product. This does not seal out -- from -- do you get some leakage. As this is a little bit different style here but it really is designed to fit a little bit more loosely in your ear so if you like that kind of -- This is a good -- again I'm David Carnoy and those of the Apple your -- thanks for watching.

Up Next

Sonos' New Headphones Mostly Ace Our Tests
240531-site-sonos-ace-headphones-review

Up Next

Sonos' New Headphones Mostly Ace Our Tests

Sonos Ace Headphones Get Set to Take on the AirPods Max (First Look)
240520-site-sonos-headphones-4

Sonos Ace Headphones Get Set to Take on the AirPods Max (First Look)

Beats Solo 4 Headphones Review: Same Look, but Better Sound and USB-C
beatssolo4still-cms2

Beats Solo 4 Headphones Review: Same Look, but Better Sound and USB-C

What AirPods Rumors Tell Us About Apple's Health Ambitions
240424-omt-next-airpods-v07

What AirPods Rumors Tell Us About Apple's Health Ambitions

Headphone Hype: Are Expensive Ones Worth It? Let's Find Out
240311-site-cheap-vs-premium-headphones-v2

Headphone Hype: Are Expensive Ones Worth It? Let's Find Out

AirPods Pro 2 vs. Sony WF-1000XM5 vs. Bose QC Ultra Earbuds: Tech Showdown
240130-site-airpods-pro-2-vs-bose-vs-sony

AirPods Pro 2 vs. Sony WF-1000XM5 vs. Bose QC Ultra Earbuds: Tech Showdown

Earbuds Buying Guide: Everything You Need to Know
240117-site-earbuds-buying-guide-v2

Earbuds Buying Guide: Everything You Need to Know

These Are the Best Wireless Earbuds for 2023
broll-00-02-39-17-still001.png

These Are the Best Wireless Earbuds for 2023

Bose QC Ultra vs. Sony WH-1000XM5: Kings of ANC
qc-ultra-vs-xm5-cnetthumb

Bose QC Ultra vs. Sony WH-1000XM5: Kings of ANC

Bose QC Ultra Headphones Review: Superior to Sony?
qc-ultra-thumb2a

Bose QC Ultra Headphones Review: Superior to Sony?

Tech Shows

The Apple Core
apple-core.png

The Apple Core

Alphabet City
alphabet-city.png

Alphabet City

CNET Top 5
top-5.png

CNET Top 5

The Daily Charge
the-daily-charge.png

The Daily Charge

What the Future
what-the-future.png

What the Future

Tech Today
tech-today.png

Tech Today

Cooley On Cars
on-cars.png

Cooley On Cars

Carfection
carfection.png

Carfection

Latest News

The Galaxy S24 Ultra With Samsung DeX Replaced My Laptop
240613-site-samsung-dex-1

The Galaxy S24 Ultra With Samsung DeX Replaced My Laptop

The Great Apple AI Divide Is Coming
240613-yt-omt-apple-ai-divide-wwdc-v07

The Great Apple AI Divide Is Coming

All the Big News from Elon Musk at Tesla's 2024 Annual Shareholder Meeting
elon-1

All the Big News from Elon Musk at Tesla's 2024 Annual Shareholder Meeting

Our Fave EV Truck Gets Even Better: Testing the New Rivian R1T, R1S
240610-yt-rivian-off-road-experience-v04

Our Fave EV Truck Gets Even Better: Testing the New Rivian R1T, R1S

Home Security Cams Like My Nest Doorbell Are Getting Smarter With AI
must-use-subject-ring-doorbell-device

Home Security Cams Like My Nest Doorbell Are Getting Smarter With AI

Apple Watch: New Features Coming in WatchOS 11
cnet

Apple Watch: New Features Coming in WatchOS 11

Apple's MacOS Sequoia: The New Features You'll Want to Try
240610-yt-macos-ai-mac-vs-ai-pc-v06

Apple's MacOS Sequoia: The New Features You'll Want to Try

Apple Intelligence: What to Know About Apple's Gen AI
cnet

Apple Intelligence: What to Know About Apple's Gen AI

Apple Introduces Private Cloud Compute for AI Processing
ipados-00-09-14-29-still003

Apple Introduces Private Cloud Compute for AI Processing

Apple Reveals InSight for TVOS
screenshot-2024-06-10-at-12-20-29pm.png

Apple Reveals InSight for TVOS