TWS Earphones Under PHP 5K
Truly Wireless earphones have become more popular with a wide variety of choices to choose from. The convenience that you get out of these tiny machines are incomparable and especially now that we are in a time and age of lockdowns. I recently wrote an article on how these devices could help you with your work from home or online class situation. As mentioned before, Truly Wireless earphones are great to have but one downside is that it comes at a hefty price. So, I’ve come up with a list that would help you cop a pair without breaking the bank.
Here’s a list of Truly Wireless earphones that you might want to consider getting:
*Prices may change over time*
Anker Liberty Air 2
The Anker Liberty Air 2 wireless earbuds are equipped with diamond-coated drivers that increase the sound frequency of bandwidth by 15% and deliver twice the amount of bass. Each piece is built with two microphones and cVc 8.0 noise reduction technology so people that are on the other end of the line won’t get too frazzled with the ambient sound that’s surrounding you. It has 7 hours of playtime on a single charge and can be extended for up to 28 hours with the charging case.
The Anker Liberty Air 2 is available on Lazada for PHP4,996.
The Sabbat E12 Ultra are sleek, fashionable, and definitely a powerful Truly Wireless earphones. The E12 Ultra delivers excellent sound quality and uses Qualcomm Bluetooth wireless transmission for high definition audio, with aptX Bluetooth technology which gives the closest to hi-res audio quality to your music as possible together with its 10mm speaker units. The Sabbat E12 Ultra is water-resistant (IPX5 rating) and can be used for 6-8 hours in a single charge and up to 30-32 hours together with its charging case which can be charged with a USB Type-C cable or a wireless charging pad. There are a lot of variations of the E12 Ultra that you can choose from like the Metallic series, Cosmo series, and the Marble Series.
The Sabbat E12 Ultra is available on Shopee for PHP3,590.
The OPPO Enco Free is designed to integrate seamlessly with your smartphones, optimizing every aspect of your day-to-day listening. It has touch controls on both earphones that allows you to answer calls, switch your music on and off, adjust volume, and change tracks. Equipped with 13.4mm dynamic drivers, the OPPO Enco Free promises to deliver incredible audio performance powered by six patented technologies that enhance the details, bass, and dynamic range of your music. These Truly Wireless earphones can last up to 25 hours of music playback or 15 hours of call time with the charging case in tow that is available in white, black, and pink colors.
The OPPO Enco Free is available on Lazada for PHP4,288.
The Mifo 07 incredibly portable with its small all-aluminum case. These Truly Wireless earphones are equipped with carbon nanotube dynamic sound drivers that give crisp higher frequencies while delivering deep, rich bass and creates crystal clear sound while being in a noisy or crowded area with its CVC noise cancellation. The Mifo 07 are waterproof and dustproof (IPX7 rating) that can last for 8 hours in a single charge and can be charged for up to 32 hours with its charging case.
The Mifo 07 is available on Lazada for PHP 3,899.
The Lenovo Trackpods are equipped with a dedicated Qualcomm CS3 3020 chipset for richer and more detailed sound, supports Bluetooth 5.0, and a has an IPX7 water-resistant certification. The charging case supports fast-charging through its USB Type-C port, giving two hours of playtime in just 15 minutes of charging. Without the charging case, the Trackpods can last up to 6 hours of continuous music playback. It can last up to 33 hours when used with the charging case.
The Lenovo Trackpods are available on Lazada for PHP3,990.
The OPPO Enco W31 launched in China in April. It is equipped with 13.4mm ultra-dynamic drivers and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. It also boasts low audio latency of 94 ms for both earbuds and 47ms for a single earbud, AI noise reduction, touch controls, and IP54 rating for water resistance. It can provide 3.5 hours of playback which can be extended to 15 hours with the charging case. Charging can be done via its USB-C port.
The OPPO Enco W31 is available on Lazada for PHP2,990.
The pair of wireless earbuds feature binaural synchronous transmission technology that reduces audio latency up to 130 ms. Each has a 7mm composite diaphragm drivers, dual noise-canceling microphones, and intuitive touch controls. With a Bluetooth 5.0 support, the Honor Choice True Wireless Earbuds offers automatic pairing to various devices such as smartphones, tablets, and even laptops and desktops. Users may open its magnetic charging case and connect it instantly. The buds also get an IP54 rating for water and dust resistance and voice assistant support. In terms of battery life, the earbuds offer up to six hours of music playback on a single charge. When used with its charging case, it can last up to 24 hours. The case powers up the buds up to three times and is rechargeable via USB-C cable.
The Vivo TWS Neo sports an attractive design in two colors, Moonlight White and Starry Blue. It boasts HD audio transmission, touch controls, 88ms low latency, 14.2mm drivers, Qualcomm aptX Adaptive, DeepX Stereo Sound Effects (Mega Bass, Clear Voice, Clear High Pitch), Bluetooth 5.2, AI Noise Cancelling, and IP54 water and dust resistance. For the battery, Vivo says that the TWS Neo can provide up to 4.5 hours of playtime which can be extended up to 22.5 hours with the USB-C-powered charging case.
The Vivo TWS Neo is available on Lazada for PHP4,999.
The Realme Buds Air Neo is a TWS equipped with the R1 headphone chip, Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, supports touch control to answer a call, play music, or skip tracks. The battery of the Realme Buds Air Neo can last up to 17 hours of playback. You can link the Realme Buds Air Neo to the Realme Link App to further customize the experience of the earphones.
The Realme Buds Air Neo is available on Lazada for PHP1,990.
The Realme Buds Air features a 12mm bass boost driver, uses Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, supports Google Assistant, and can connect to your device upon opening the case. It comes in two colors, White and Yellow. Realme Philippines hasn’t mentioned whether the Black colorway will arrive as well.
The Realme Buds Air is available on Lazada for PHP3,990.
Another option that I would recommend but is on a slightly higher price range is the Huawei FreeBuds 3i. These TWS earbuds are equipped with 10mm dynamic drivers along with a few microphones. Chargeable with USB Type-C, the Huawei FreeBuds can last for about 3 hours up to 14 hours together with the charging case. It is capable of doing noise cancelation of up to 32dB which is quite comparable to other TWS earbuds that are currently available in the market.
The Huawei FreeBuds 3i is available on Lazada for PHP5,990.
So far, these Truly Wireless earphones are what you should be checking out if you really decided to try using one for the new normal set-up. Are there any Truly Wireless earphones that you want us to recommend? Let us know and we’ll handle the rest.