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If you’ve been waiting for a sale on the Apple AirPods Pro, well, wait no more! Right now, they’re $197 at Amazon — that’s $52 off. Apple rarely discounts these top-rated buds, so it’s a great time to buy. You'll be in good company: They’re so popular that they’ve earned a five-star rating from more than 169,000 reviewers.
And if you have Amazon Prime, you’ll get free shipping, of course. Not yet a member? Just sign up for your free 30-day trial here. (And by the way, those without Prime still get free shipping on orders of $25 or more.)
How do the AirPods Pro compare to previous models?
Good question. For one, they’re customizable. Big ears? Small ears? No problem. Whereas previous AirPod iterations subscribed to a one-size-fits-all approach, these state-of-the-art Pros provide a special 'Ear Tip Fit Test' so you can learn which size is best for you and your unique ear shape.
Apple also redesigned these buds with a silicone tip for a comfy fit so they’ll feel better in your ear and won’t slip out halfway through a workout.
Unlike previous versions of the iconic buds, Apple AirPods Pro also feature active noise-canceling to block out nearly all ambient and background chatter. "The sound quality is great, the noise-canceling is good as well," wrote a five-star reviewer. "They also pair and turn on automatically when you open the case."
Said another satisfied Amazon shopper, "For noise cancellation, they’re more effective than I thought they would be. They are best at blocking out white noise — bus engines, office sounds, fans, etc. They are good at voices if it's just people talking in a group at a normal volume."
Ease of use for Apple fans
The new earbuds offer a seamless wireless syncing experience with just about any Apple device — including iPhone, iPad, MacBook Air, iMac and more.
But these buds' utility extends way beyond the Appleverse: They'l pair with Android smartphones or tablets and Windows 10 laptops and desktops via Bluetooth.
The Apple AirPods Pro are also a revelation on the battery-life tip — 5.5 hours compared to the previous model’s 3.5 hours. And you can drop them in their included wireless charging case to juice them up for an additional 24 hours of power.
"Battery life is excellent. I haven't charged them more than once in the last month with using them once every few nights for an hour or so," added another Amazon shopper.
At $197 (was $249), Apple AirPods Pro are a big step up in audio quality. And with the bells and whistles that the entry-level AirPods just don’t have, we think they’re well worth the upgrade.
Want more? Scroll for some of Amazon's best deals this week:
Headphones and earbuds
Apple AirPods Pro, $197 (was $249), amazon.com
Sephia SP3060 Earbuds, $15 (was $30), amazon.com
Noot K11 Stereo Headphones, $15 (was $20), amazon.com
Smartphones and tablets
TCL 10L Android Smartphone, $175 (was $250), amazon.com
Zonko 10-inch Tablet, $113 (was $160), amazon.com
Vankyo MatrixPad S20 Tablet, $125 (was $150), amazon.com
Moto G Power, $228 (was $250), amazon.com
Runmus Gaming Headset, $18 (was $25), amazon.com
Mafia: Definitive Edition (PS4), $30 (was $40), amazon.com
NBA 2K21 (Xbox Series X), $30 (was $70), amazon.com
Godfall (PS5), $42 (was $70), amazon.com
August Wi-Fi Smart Lock, $196 (was $250), amazon.com
Echo Show 5, $70 (was $90), amazon.com
Kasa Smart Plug Power Strip HS300, $54 (was $80), amazon.com
MooSoo Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, $200 (was $300), amazon.com
OKP Robot Vacuum Cleaner, $113 (was $300), amazon.com
Work from home
Dorothy rapid cold brewer, $49 (was $70), amazon.com
Leggings Depot Leggings, $16 (was $30), amazon.com
Health and wellness
Artnaturals Hand Sanitizer, $13 (was $20), amazon.com
The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.
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