Should You Buy Redmi Earbuds S? Things You Must Know (Specs, Pricing, Availability)
Redmi Earbuds S has been launched in India. Currently the most affordable wireless earbuds from any of the top smartphone brands in the country, the latest Redmi wireless earbuds just cost Rs 1,799 a pair with almost everything you would want on a pair of budget truly wireless earbuds.
The Redmi Earbuds S is Redmi’s first audio product to be launched in India.
The truly wireless earbuds market is growing rapidly in India and recently Realme became the second largest seller with its Buds Air earbuds after selling over a million pairs. Redmi Earbuds S stands as a perfect competition at a more affordable pricing point.
Redmi Earbuds S sale starts on May 27. Redmi Earbuds S will be available online via Mi.com and Amazon.
Redmi Earbuds S At Rs 1,799: Should You Buy?
Redmi’s first ever audio product in India seems like a perfect hit in the game. The Indian TWS Earphones market is growing, and the pair of Redmi Earbuds at Rs 1,799 will gain a lot of attention. It’s the remodelled Redmi AirDots S earlier launched in China.
Given no other major brands offering any truly wireless earbuds in the same pricing, Redmi Earbuds S will gain some leverage here.
Now coming to the question of the hour, is it worth spending Rs 1,799 on Redmi Earbuds S, or should you spend more to get a better pair of wireless earbuds?
Read on to know more.
Starting with the price to performance ratio, Redmi Earbuds S does a really good job for the price point. The sound output is on point, and there’s optimum amount of bass. Redmi Earbuds S come with the same improvements launched with the AirDots S introduced.
Redmi Earbuds S offer improved wireless connectivity than its predecessor with buttons on top for control. The buttons on Redmi Earbuds S have multiple functions which can be used to control music playback, fire up voice assistant, accept / reject calls and more.
Redmi EarBuds S is IPX4 rated, which means it can survive mere splashes and is sweat proof.
The new earbuds by Redmi uses the latest Bluetooth v5.0 for connectivity. Redmi Earbuds S also comes with DSP noise cancellation with a low latency mode for gaming which can be activated by three presses.
Calls are okay, and there won’t be any difficulty to talk over the earbuds for hours. Finally coming to battery life, Redmi Earbuds S comes will offer up to 11 to 12 hours of battery with the case. Without the case, the Redmi Earbuds can run for upto 4 hours.
Redmi Earbuds S vs Realme Buds Air Neo: Which One To Choose?
Redmi Earbuds S will directly go up against the Realme Buds Air Neo, but they are Rs 1,200 costlier. The Realme Buds Air Neo offers up to 17 hours of battery life, has an AirPods-like design and has touch controls available. Realme Buds Air Neo are available at Rs 2,999.
In comparison, the Redmi EarBuds S come with touch buttons, slightly lower battery life and a more compact design.
Given the Rs 1,200 difference between Rs 2,999 and Rs 1,799, it’s better to go with the Redmi EarBuds S if you are short on budget pricing and it does offer almost everything at this price point.
The completely wireless earbuds by Redmi will be available for Rs 1,799 in a single black colour variant.
Redmi Earbuds S sale starts from May 27 12PM via Mi.com and Amazon India. Redmi Earbuds S offline availability has been confirmed as well. Redmi EarBuds S will be available via offline stores very soon.