Best Truly Wireless Earbuds Under Rs.2,000 (April 2020)

by | Mar 25, 2020

Apple revolutionised the way we listen to music with the introduction of the truly wireless airpods years ago.

Even after that, the truly wireless earbuds was a niche market, high priced and with audio quality issues. But with the advent of Bluetooth v5.0, the audio quality issues were almost ironed out.

Now with the mass production from various companies in China, the price of these earbuds now match with the regular earphones and are easily affordable.

In this article, we bring you the best six truly wireless earbuds priced under Rs.2,000 available in the Indian market.

Sit back and go through the list to find out if there’s one worth investing your money with.

If you want to read reviews on other price ranges as well, please check out our articles on Best Truly Wireless Earbuds under different budgets here.

Best Truly Wireless Earbuds Under Rs.2000

1. Portronics Harmonics Twins Overall Best Pick
2. Syvo Bass twinsBest Battery Life
3. Ant Audio Wave sportsBest Earbuds for Gaming
4. Xmate BuzzLightweight and Comfortable Earbuds
5. pTron TangoFeature Rich Wireless Earbuds

 

1. Portronics Harmonics Twins

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Overall Best Pick
  • Excellent instrument separation
  • Up to 4 hours battery life
  • Robust build quality

Portronics is a well known brand in the Indian electronics accessories with years of market experience in the field.

The Harmonics Twins is an entry-level truly wireless wireless earbuds from Portronics which offers the best allround performance when it comes to earbuds priced under Rs.2000.

Design and Build Quality

The Portronics Harmonics is no couch potato when it comes to the fit and finish department.

Even though this wireless earbud is made of plastics, the company has gone the extra mile to make it look robust and feel durable.

The charging case is covered with a rubber texture for enhanced hand grips and shock resistance in case of an accidental fall.

There are four LED indicators in the front of the case to notify you about the charge level.

The earbuds themselves are lightweight and comfortable to be worn in the ear canals.

Portronics offers earhooks in the box to provide extra support to the earbuds in case you are concerned about these buds falling off from the ears.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Portronics Harmonics mini features 8mm speaker drivers which sound surprisingly loud and clear.

The bass notes are rich and soothing to the ears. The instrument separation is excellent enabling you to listen to the music in all its glory as recorded from the studio.

The vocals and the treble notes beautifully compliments the bass and offers the best possible sound quality in the sub. Rs.2000 price segment.

Miscellaneous

The ATS3009 chipset inside this wireless earbud is very powerful and handles audio processing like a champ.

Passive noise cancellation works best, presenting you with a calm, immersive music listening experience.

You can use either of the two earbuds separately. This is useful especially when you have to take voice calls and there is no need for stereo output.

Battery Life

The Portronics Twins mini earbuds are powered by 40mAh batteries on each earpiece along with the 320mAh battery on the charging case.

The earbuds last anywhere between 3-4 hours on a single charge with continuous music playback at 65% volume.

The charging case can charge the earbuds completely up to three times, making the total battery life extend up to 10 hours.

Verdict

The Portronics Harmonics mini is a well built truly wireless earbud with excellent quality sound output rich in bass.

Decent battery life and the monopod functionality makes this wireless earbud one of the best in the business under Rs.2,000.

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Comfortable and secure fit

R

Digital noise reduction

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Stable Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity

Q

Average quality microphone

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Battery Life3-4 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Additional NotesHD audio output

2. Syvo Bass Twins

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Best Battery Life
  • Up to 5 hours of music playback
  • Tonally balanced sound output
  • IPX4 water resistance

Syvo Bas twins is a pair of budget truly wireless earbuds available for just Rs.1,200 in the Indian market.

Featuring the advanced Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity, this earbud promises you a high fidelity music output at a budget as cheap as it can get.

Design and Build Quality

The Syvo Bass twins are completely made from plastics, as you may expect from a budget truly wireless earbud standpoint.

The charging case has a glossy transparent top section with a rubber textures bottom half. The overall look and feel of this charging case is unique.

The earbuds themselves are lightweight and ergonomically designed to offer excellent wearing comfort.

The angled earpiece stem sits flush inside the ear canal, blocking most of the outside noise entering the eardrum.

There is a single button inside the charging case that can be pressed to know the charge level of the case.

The four LEDs in the front give you an approximate idea of the battery remaining in the case at a glance.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Syvo bass twins feature 8mm speaker drivers which deliver decent quality sound output at moderate volume levels.

The bass, vocals and treble notes exhibit good tonal balance at volume levels below 60%.

Whatever be the genre of the music you’re listening to, the Syvo bass twins produce pleasing quality sound output that justifies its price tag.

Miscellaneous

The Syvo bass twins are controlled by physical buttons on the ear buds. These buttons support multi-press actions for volume controls, track skipping and voice assistant triggers.

This truly wireless budget earbud is certified with IPX4 rating. It can survive occasional drizzles and water splashes without any threat to the functionality.

Battery life

The Syvo bass twins feature a 50mAh battery pack inside each earbud,which is 10mAh more than most other earbud batteries in its price range.

These earbuds are rated to last anywhere between 4-5 hours on a single charge.

The charging case on the other hand has a built-in 350mAh battery, advertised to charge the earbuds completely up to three times.

Verdict

Syvo bass twins earbuds offer a pleasant truly wireless experience of an affordable budget well under Rs.1,500.

Long lasting battery and the decent sound quality are two strong bonus points with this wireless earbuds which makes it a purchase well worth your hard earned money.

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Ergonomic design

R
One touch battery level indicator
R
Physical multi-function buttons
Q

Earpiece feels a bit bulky

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Battery LifeUP to 5 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Additional Noteslightweight

3. Ant Audio Wave

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Best Earbuds for Gamers
  • Balanced sound output
  • Up to 4 hours of battery life
  • IPX5 water resistance

Ant Audio is a UK based company known for its in-ear style earphones in the Indian market.

The Wave series truly wireless earbuds from Ant audio is a low latency in-ear earphone perfect for gaming purposes.

Design and Build Quality

The Ant audio wave earbuds come in a plastic charging case. The quality of the plastics is not the best but feels decent for the price.

The charging case lid opens and closes quite easily with the flick of a finger. The actual earpieces are connected with the case via two pogo pins.

The 45 degree angled earpiece offers firm grip in the ears and won’t fall off during regular usage.

The micro USB charging port is placed in the back and there is an LED indicator on the case to indicate the charging status.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Ant audio Wave truly earbuds features a 10mm speaker driver which offers reasonably good audio output signature.

This pair of truly wireless earphones sounds the best at 60 percent volume. At full volume, there’s a bit of audio distortion which is to be expected at such a price range.

The bass is on point with clean vocals, providing an overall decent music listening experience.

Miscellaneous

The Ant audio wave earbuds have physical control buttons rather than touch sensitive gestures.

This will make sure that you won’t end up accidentally skipping tracks or triggering voice assistants unnecessarily.

The Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity is very stable and offers excellent signal reception within the 10m range.

This is an IPX5 certified earbuds meaning light splashes and drizzles won’t pose a threat to its usability outdoors.

The audio latency, i.e. the delay between the actions on screen and the resulting sound reaching your ears, is minimum with these earbuds. This makes the Ant audio sports an excellent choice for gamers.

The call quality via the integrated microphone sounded decent and without any major issues.

Battery Life

The Ant audio wave can be used for up to 4 hours on a single charge.

The charging case can be used to top up the earbud batteries 1.5 times, which results in a total 10 hour music playback per charge.

Verdict

The Ant audio wave is a best bet for gamers who are looking for a cheap low latency truly wireless earbud price below Rs.2,000.

The decent battery life and the balanced sound output makes the Ant audio earbuds one of the best choices in its price segment.

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Quick pairing

R

Single earbud functionality

R

Stable Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity

Q

No extra ear tips in the box

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Battery LifeUP to 4 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Additional NotesIPX5 certified

4. Xmate Buzz

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Lightweight and Comfortable Earbuds
  • Balanced sound output
  • Up to 4.5 hours of battery life
  • Stable and energy efficient Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity

Xmate is an Indian brand active in the market for a while now, popular for their computer accessories such as gaming mouse, chargers and cables.

The Xmate Buzz is a dirt cheap in-ear styled truly wireless earbuds priced under Rs.2,000 aimed at people who are looking forward to buying affordable wireless earphones.

Design and Build Quality

The first thing to mention about the Xmate Buzz’s design is its peculiar egg shaped charging case.

Made from plastic, this is not the best quality charging case out there, but it doesn’t feel too bad considering the asking price of just Rs.1,799.

There are four LED light indicators on the charging case to notify you about the state of charge of the integrated battery pack inside.

The wireless earbuds themselves have a nice industrial design and feel very light. The individual earbuds weigh only about 4g each, making the Buzz earbuds one of the lightest in its price segment.

These earbuds stits flush into the ear canals and don’t wiggle around and fall easily. Even with long duration music listening sessions, the wearing comfort feels decent.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The 10mm speaker drivers inside the Xmate buzz offers more than decent quality sound output.

The level of bass varies according to the genre of music you’re playing and on an average feels just right for the price.

The vocals and treble notes remain very clean and without any distortions whatsoever.

The music playback even with resource intensive FLAC codec works just fine and without any issues.

Overall, the Xmate buzz delivers a neutral signature sound profile with adequate bass, compensated with clean mids and treble notes.

Miscellaneous

The Xmate Buzz comes with a touch sensitive earpiece control system instead of the physical buttons.

This is boon and bane at the same time since accidental touches can easily trigger undesired actions all of a sudden.

However once mastered, the gestures work just fine and are very easy to interact with when compared to earbuds with physical buttons.

The Bluetooth v5.0 wireless connectivity is stable and offers crystal clear audio transmission both for music playback and hands free voice calls.

Battery Life

The company advertises the battery life of Xmate Buzz to be around 4 hours but in our rigorous testing we were able to get around 4.5 hours comfortably on a single charge.

The charging case houses a separate battery which can be used to charge the earbuds almost twice completely.

Verdict

The Xmate Buzz is a no-frills truly wireless earbud which offers respectable sound output quality for the asking price.

The easy to use touch controls and the decent battery life makes this purchase a level headed one under Rs.2,000.

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Lightweight and comfortable

R

Passive noise cancellation

R

Flush ergonomic earpiece design

Q

Flush ergonomic earpiece design

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Battery Life3-4 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Additional Notessoft touch gestures

5. pTron Tango

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 Feature Rich Truly Wireless Earbuds
  • Clean distortion free music output
  • Reverse charging option
  • Up to 3.5 hours of battery life

pTron is a brand we have earlier covered when discussing the Bluetooth speakers segment.

This time the company is back with a truly wireless earbuds which goes by the name Tango priced affordably just under Rs.2,000.

Design and Build Quality

The pTron Tango charging case looks almost identical to most of the other cases in the segment but with one added advantage.

Instead of a LED battery status indicator, this wireless earbud case features a digital numeric display which provides a much more accurate battery statics.

The ear buds are sufficiently large sized but perfectly fits inside the ears, thanks to the 45-degree angled earpiece stems.

The quality of construction is decent for the price to say the least.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The pTron Tango features 8mm speaker drivers which almost sound similar to the Xmate buzz we have reviewed just above.

The bass notes are sufficiently deep with rich vocals and decent stage separation.

The earpiece speakers sound very clean even at high volume levels.

The angled design of the earpiece helps in creating a passive noise isolation chamber inside the ear canal, further amplifying the sound output.

Miscellaneous

The pTron tango is one of the feature rich wireless earbuds available in the Indian market for a price under Rs.2,000.

The charging case of this truly wireless earbud packs in a mammoth 1500mAh battery which can be used to charge your smartphone back to life with the integrated USB port.

The multi-function physical button is a joy to use, thanks to the excellent tactile feedback.

Battery life

The pTron tango lasts up to 3.5 hours of music playback on a single charge.

Given the large sized battery inside the charging case, the earbuds can be charged multiple times comfortably.

However one thing to keep in mind is that, the large sized battery inside the charging case means, charging the charging case itself will take about 2 hours minimum.

Verdict

If you want a feature rich truly wireless earbuds which offers versatile use cases, the pTron Tango is the best bet.

Features such as digital battery display, reverse power bank charging etc makes it stand out from the rest of the wireless earbuds in the segment.

R

Easy to press buttons

R
Stable wireless connectivity
R

Ergonomically designed earbuds

Q

Flat sound signature 

 

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Battery lifeUP to 3.5 Hours
Warranty1 Year
Additional notesDigital battery level indicator

This concludes our hunt for the best five truly wireless earbuds priced under Rs.2,000 in the Indian market.

We have carefully selected these products testing multiple earbuds to deliver you with this curated list of best truly wireless budget earbuds.

If you have any doubts regarding this article or any suggestions , let us know in the comment section below.

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