Best Wireless Earphones in India (July 2020)

by | Jun 25, 2020

Wireless earphones are the hottest trend in the smartphone accessory world right now.

With many phones releasing without a 3.5mm jack and more people prefer a wireless music listening experience, Bluetooth earphone demand is surging day by day.

In this article, we bring you the curated list of best wireless Bluetooth earphones in the market with varied price tags ranging from just under Rs.1,000 to Rs.10,000.

We have strived our best to find, review and rate different earphones which we find well worth the asking price.

Sit back, relax and go through the article to pick yours.

If you are looking for Truly Wireless Earbuds, we have a seperate article on that. You can read it from here if you want. We have also reviewed wireless earphones under specific price ranges as well, which you can check it out from here.

Best Wireless Earphones in India (In-Ear)

1. One Plus Bullets 2Overall Best Pick
2. Philips TAPN402BKRunner-Up Pick
3. Sony WI-XB400Best Bass Rich Wireless Earphone
4. Samsung U FLexBest Comfort-Fit Earphone
5. OnePlus Bullets Wireless ZBest all Round Performer
6. Oppo Enco M31Budget Hi-Res Audio Earphone
7. Realme BudsValue for Money Wireless Earphone
8. Mivi Collar Wireless Budget Wireless Earphone with aptX Support
9. 1MORE Dual Driver EarphoneBest Dual Driver Earphone
10. pTron Tangent EvoCheapest Wireless Earphone
11. Boult Audio Probass SpaceBest Workout Earphone
12. Mi NeckbandBest Build Quality
13. Infinity Glide N120Honourable Mention

 

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1. One Plus Bullets 2

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Overall Best Pick
  • Nine hours of battery life
  • Super stable Bluetoothv5.0 connectivity
  • Fast charging support

One Plus is viewed as a flagship killer brand popular for its high end specced smartphones at half the price of other flagship smartphones from established brands such as Samsung and LG.

The One Plus Bullets 2 is a wireless in-ear style Bluetooth earphone designed in tune with the more for less ideology of the company.

Design and Build Quality

The One Plus bullets wireless 2 earphones are designed to make the customers feel premium while using the same, similar to their smartphones.

The thin, flat neckband is one of the lightest and comfortable in the segment. You won’t even probably notice the neckband while busy listening to the music.

The earpieces can be magnetically attached when not in use.

Not only does it stay in place, but also pauses the music or rejects the calls when attached while playing music or in between the calls.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The One Plus Bullets wireless 2 earphone is an aptX certified device.

This means it can take advantage of the higher bit rate aptX codec by Qualcomm to deliver more natural sound signature via Bluetooth.

If you have a phone with proper hardware for aptX support, you will be able to enjoy the music in style.

Adequate bass and complimenting higher end notes make music listening to a pleasant experience with this Bluetooth earphone.

Miscellaneous

The inline remote of the One Plus bullets wireless 2 s is one of the best in the business. The control buttons not only look premium but also function very well.

This wireless earphone comes with included ear hooks to keep the earpiece safe and secure in the ear, even while moving around.

One Plus has provided a rubber carrying case to keep the earphones safe during travel.

Battery Life

The One Plus Bullets wireless 2 earphones last for 8-9 hours of music playback on a single charge.

This earphone supports fast charge for quick juicing up. The company claims that with ten minutes of fast charge, you can use the earphone to listen for about 3 hours.

Instead of the old micro USB charging port, One Plus has given the new USB type C port on this device.

Verdicts

The One Plus Bullets wireless 2 is a value for money aptX supported Bluetooth earphone which delivers crystal clear sound output – be it music playback or hands-free calls.

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Premium build quality

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Comfort fit earpieces

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Voice assistant integration

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No tangle free cable

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 14 Hours
Warranty1 Year

2. Philips TAPN402BK

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Runner-Up Pick
  • Hi-res audio certified earphone
  • Long-lasting battery life
  • Robust build quality

Philips is a brand that Indians are familiar with since time immemorial. Popular for its kitchen appliances and other consumer electronics product lineup, the company is now offering feature-rich audio accessories in the Indian market.

The Philips TAPN402K is a wireless earphone priced under Rs.5000, delivering an interesting blend of robust build quality and immersive audio listening experience.

Design and Build Quality

The Philips TAPN402K wireless earphone features a very minimal industrial design which looks clean and aesthetically pleasing.

The construction is from high-quality plastic components which looks and feels extremely durable.

The round cable is not braided but has enough thickness ensuring strength and to withstand abuses without breaking down.

The clever design of the earpieces ensure a comfortable snug fit in your ears and doubles up as a way to attain passive noise cancellation.

Speaker and Sound Quality

These budget wireless earphones have relatively big 12.2mm driver speakers which deliver bass-heavy sound output.

The vocals and high notes in the music are clear and crisp and the bass doesn’t feel artificial or tends to overpower the treble.

This in-ear styled wireless earphone under Rs.5,000 is hi-res audio certified for studio-quality sound reproduction.

Overall, the Philips TAPN402K offers excellent tonally balanced sound output that will suit bassheads as well as regular listeners with ease.

Miscellaneous

The Philips TAPN402K wireless earphones offer one of the best stable wireless connections in its price segment.

The Bluetooth signal reception anywhere within 10m is rock steady and doesn’t stutter even once.

The inline remote is easy to operate with clicky and responsive buttons. The microphone picks up the voice very well even when you are in a noisy environment.

This wireless earphone has haptic feedback to let you know about the incoming notifications, be it voice calls or text messages.

Battery Life

The Philips TAPN402K wireless earphone is rated to last up to 14 hours of music listening on a single charge.

It takes about 2 hours to charge the battery from zero to one hundred per cent.

This earphone supports fast charge as well. With just 5 minutes of charge, you can listen up to two hours.

Verdict

The Philips TAPN402K is a premium wireless earphones with the solid build quality and excellent sound output suited for all genres of music.

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Inline remote with mic

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One year manufacturer’s warranty

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Passive noise cancellation

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No tangle free cable

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 14 Hours
Warranty1 Year

3. Sony WI-XB400

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Best Bass Rich Wireless Earphone
  • Up to 15 hours of battery life
  • Bass-heavy, clean music output
  • Inline microphone for hands-free calls

Sony is a well-known consumer electronics brand, not just in India but across the globe. Sony products have a dedicated fan following and the earphones are no different.

The XtraBass lineup is a wildly successful earphone/headphone series emphasizing rich, deep bass. The Sony WI-XB400 is one such product retailing for just under Rs.4000.

Design and Build Quality

The Sony WI-XB400 is designed to perfection for excellent wearing comfort and durability.

This wireless in-ear style earphone is made from high-quality plastic which is lightweight and skin-friendly,

The cables are flat and tangle-free. The earpieces, even though made from plastics, have magnetic latching capability which will keep them in place when not in use.

The in-line remote feels very click and responsive, thanks to the raised buttons.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Sony WI-XB400 comes with 12mm neodymium driver units which sounds excellent.

The lower end bass notes are heavy but clean. The vocal clarity and instrument separation is on par with any other earphone in its price range.

Those who like listening to EDM’s will feel right at home with this Bluetooth earphone.

Miscellaneous

The Sony Wi-XB400 comes with the latest Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity. The wireless connection is super stable anywhere within the 10m range.

The integrated microphone on the in-line remote is pretty good in picking up your voice without muddling it with the background noise.

Battery Life

This budget wireless in-ear style earphone from Sony delivers a long-lasting battery life of about 15 hours on a single charge.

The battery inside supports fast charging as well. You can get about 1 hour of music listening with just 10 minutes of charging.

Instead of the conventional micro USB port, this specific earphone comes with the latest USB type C port for charging.

Verdict

With the durable build quality and excellent sound output, the Sony Wi-XB400 tops every other Bluetooth earphone in this list comfortably.

Long-lasting battery life and the quick charging support is another cherry on top over the already near-perfect offering from Sony.

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Robust build quality
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Flat, tangle-free cable

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Magnetic earbuds

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Short charging cable

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 15 Hours
Warranty1 Year

 

4. Samsung U Flex

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Best Comfort Fit Earphones
  • Super clean sound output
  • Feature-rich Samsung Level app support
  • Up to 10 hours of battery life

Samsung rarely releases audio products such as earphones and headphones with their main brand.

Rather, they are very active in the segment with subsidiaries such as Harman audio, JBL and Infinity – all which we have reviewed in the past.

The Samsung U Flex is an in-ear styled wireless neckband earphone priced well under Rs.4000 available in the Indian market.

Design and Build Quality

As we have mentioned above, the Samsung U Flex is a neckband style wireless earphone.

The flexible rubber neckband is very comfortable to wear around the neck and feels surprisingly lightweight.

It can be flexed around and kept in tight pockets or your bags without the fear of damaging the earphone.

The cleverly designed earpieces sit flush in the ear canals and offer immersive music listening experience with no compromise.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Samsung U Flex has the best possible clean sound signature among the others in this list of best earphones under Rs.4000.

The bass is sufficient and perfectly supplements the vocals and treble notes.

There is no distortion in sound output when the volume levels are set to maximum.

Miscellaneous

The Samsung U Flex comes with the support of Samsung level app which can be used to fine-tune the performance characteristics of the earphone, straight from your smartphone.

Apart from the usual playback control buttons, the Samsung U Flex has a dedicated programmable button which by default activates the Bixby assistant.

It can be set to open any app of action of your choice through the level app.

Battery Life

The Samsung U Flex is rated to last for about 10 hours of music playback on a single charge.

The company promises around 8 hours of Talktime and up to 250 hours of standby time with this wireless earphone.

Verdict

If you are a fan of clean sound signature, the Samsung U Flex is a great choice for a budget under Rs.4000.

With the impeccable build quality and long-lasting battery life, the U Flex will prove well worth its asking price.

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Flexible and comfortable neckband

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Magnetic earpiece

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Responsive control buttons

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Thin cable

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv4.2
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 10 Hours
Warranty1 Year

5. OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z

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Best All Round Performer
  • Up to 20 hours of battery life
  • Tonally balanced sound output
  • Low latency audio playback

You don’t need any introduction about the OnePlus brand right?

OnePlus, one of the popular flagship budget smartphone manufacturers has been marketing some of their branded accessories such as earphones for a while now, but most of them came at a premium price tag.

The OnePlus Bullets Wireless is a budget in-ear styled wireless earphone priced under Rs.2,000 featuring a slew of features which makes it one of the best buys in its segment.

Design and Build Quality

The OnePlus Bullets Z carried forward the signature picture-perfect design when it comes to the other OnePlus products.

The angled earpiece design to the red accents on the inline remote, you will notice the pleasant OnePlus vibe right away.

The flexible headband is very soft and poses no threat to the wearing comfort whatsoever.

The angled earpiece might seem a bit unconventional for those with smaller ears, but certainly not a deal-breaker.

The earpieces are magnetic and can be attached after use to prevent tangling of the same.

In OnePlus smartphones, this feature also doubles up in pausing and playing the music playback.

Overall, the construction feels very durable and the design is very classy and premium for the price.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The OnePlus Wireless Z delivers a tonally balanced sound output with perfectly complimenting bass and treble notes. The vocals come out clean and crisp as well.

If you are looking for an earphone with pronounced deep bass, then you might want to know this earphone isn’t for you.

This wireless earphone priced under Rs.2,000 comes with AAC support but no aptX yet like its elder brother One Plus Bullets 2.

There is no sound distortion whatsoever but it is always advisable to listen to music at a moderate volume.

Miscellaneous

The company claims that this earphone is waterproof, so we guess it will be fine to be used outdoors under minor drizzles and rain.

The OnePlus fanatic mode which is built into the system ensures low latency audio while gaming.

“Low latency audio” ensures that there is no delay between the actual music playback and the actual moment when you hear the sound. Latency is usually a problem with Bluetooth audio streaming in general.

The inline remote is very feature-rich and has dedicated volume buttons. The microphone on this device offers decent in-call audio during hands-free voice calls.

The Bullets Wireless Z also features multiple pairing options. You can switch between the devices just with a double press on the power button.

Battery Life

The OnePlus Wireless Z offers up to 20 hours of music playback on a single charge.

This device also supports the OnePlus warp charge feature which will let you juice up the earphone for just 10 minutes and continue listening up to 10 hours.

Verdict

The OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z is a feature-rich wireless earphone with a pleasant sound output quality.

Additional features such as warp charge support and multi-pairing options make it a worthwhile product to purchase under Rs.2,000.

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Elegant design

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Dedicated volume buttons

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Magnetic earpiece

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No aptX

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 20 Hours
Warranty1 Year Warranty

6. Oppo Enco M31

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Budget Hi-res Audio Earphone
  • Hi-res audio certified device
  • Up to 12 hours of battery life
  • Minimal latency during gaming

Oppo recently started selling audio accessories under the Enco lineup in the Indian market.

The Enco M31 from Oppo is a wireless earphone priced under Rs.2,000 which punches well above its weight when compared with its competitor products.

Design and Build Quality

The Oppo Enco M31 is made from skin-friendly materials including liquid silicone and polycarbonate plastics.

This wireless earphone feels pretty light to wear around the neck. The dual-tone finish on the magnetic earpiece makes this device look premium.

The eartips rest snug inside the ear canal and won’t fall off that easily, even in the middle of rigorous body movement.

Speaker and Sound Quality

The Enco M31 features a 9.2mm full range dynamic driver with detailed bass and clean vocals.

This earphone comes certified with Hi-Res Audio designation which ensures superior quality audio output.

It has to be noted that there are very few Hi-Res Audio certified earphones out there.

The call quality is very decent, without any distortions even at maximum volume levels.

If you’re someone who likes to have a pronounced bass in the sound output, you shouldn’t miss checking this product out.

Miscellaneous

The inline remote comes with dedicated volume controls and a multi-function button. It is very rare to see volume controls on the remote in budget audio devices.

The Oppo Enco M31 has IPX5 water resistance for outdoor usage without fearing water splashes or sweat damaging the earphone.

The latency during gaming is negligible and many of us won’t even notice the difference. So, gamers can without a second thought purchase this earphone.

Battery Life

The Oppo Enco M31 lasts for up to 12 hours on a single charge. This wireless earphone priced under Rs.2,000 also supports fast charging.

A ten-minute quick charge will let you play the music for up to 3 hours.

Verdict

The Oppo Enco M31 is a feature-rich Hi-res audio certified wireless earphone currently on sale in the Indian market.

With rich, deep bass and long battery life, this wireless earphone from Oppo is a steal for the price.

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Skin-friendly materials

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Dedicated volume controls

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The quick and easy setup process

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No vibration feedback

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 12 Hours
Warranty1 Year

7. Realme Buds

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Value for Money Wireless Earphones
  • Magnetic earpiece
  • Bass rich sound output
  • Six-month warranty

Realme is a sub-brand of Oppo that is giving a tough neck to neck competition to brands such as Xiaomi and Vivo in the budget-conscious consumer electronics market in India.

The Realme buds is a wireless earphone priced under Rs.2000 which shares the same platform as the wired Realme earphones, but this time in a wireless form factor.

Design and Build Quality

The Realme buds come with the signature yellow and black colour scheme which makes it stand out from the rest of the bland black designs out there.

The polycarbonate neckband is sufficiently flexible and can withstand minor abuses without damage.

The wire is of high quality and feels very durable as well. The media control buttons are placed on the neckband. It offers excellent click response.

The earpiece is made of lightweight metal chassis and is magnetic. There is an earhook support over the earpiece aiding comfortable fit.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Realme buds packs a 10mm speaker driver tuned to emphasize bass notes. The resulting sound signature is more pleasing to the ears.

The high-end treble notes and the vocals are perfectly preserved and don’t get overpowered with the bass.

Miscellaneous

The Realme earbuds come with a white LED light to indicate the pairing as well as battery status.

Realme provides six months of comprehensive warranty on this product if anything goes wrong in the meantime.

Battery Life

Thanks to the sufficiently big neckband, Realme has managed to include a higher capacity battery inside.

This battery is rated to last up to 12 hours on a single charge. This wireless earphone gets charged from empty to full within 1.5 hours.

Verdict

If you are searching for feature-rich wireless earphones with excellent battery life and pleasing sound output, Realme earbuds are one of the best choices under an affordable budget of just Rs.2000.

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Lightweight

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Earhook support

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Bluetooth v5.0

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Plastic neckband

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Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 12 Hours
Warranty6 Month Warranty

8. Mivi Collar Wireless

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Best Budget Earphone with aptX Support
  • Best suited for bass fanatics
  • Attractive and appealing design
  • AptX support

Mivi has been aggressively marketing their products in India by sponsoring YouTube celebrities for a while now.

As a result of that, Mivi Collar wireless has become one of the most popular wireless earphones in the country.

Design and Build Quality

The Mivi Collar wireless comes in a cool cassette shaped packaging that looks so nostalgic and old style.

Inside the packaging is a hard case that contains the actual product itself.

The hard case is useful if you’re to carry these earphones with you all the time. It can be stored inside the case safely without damaging the components.

The build quality of Mivi Collar wireless Bluetooth earphones justifies its price. The earphones feature a metal casing that looks and feel premium.

The outer casing is magnetic so that the two earpieces can be stuck to each other without tangling.

The angled design of the earpieces helps it to fit right into the ear canals and provides a comfortable listening experience.

Speakers and Sound Quality

If you’re a basshead, you’re going to love these wireless earphones.

The bass is extra heavy and will outright please the bass fanatics.

But if you’re planning to listen to vocals more, please do consider other models on our list.

Miscellaneous

This earphone has a Bluetooth range of up to 30 feet and the connection is pretty stable throughout. There’s no signal drop with that radius.

The chipset inside allows this product to be paired with two devices at once which is very helpful for people who own more than one smartphone.

Battery Life

The battery life is impressive as well with up to 10 hours of music playback on a single charge.

Verdict

Overall, the Mivi Collar wireless is a wireless Bluetooth earphone that’s well built and delivers great audio with thumping bass.

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Robust inline remote functions

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Magnetic lock

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Bass-rich audio output

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The bass-heavy output might not impress everyone

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv4.1
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 10 Hours
Warranty1 Year

9. 1MORE Dual Driver Earphone

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Best Dual Driver Earphone
  • Excellent sound output
  • Up to 7 hours of battery life
  • Custom tuned speaker drivers

1MORE is a Chinese company which has bagged many international awards and praises for the sound quality of its products.

The 1MORE dual driver wireless earphone is a one of its kind Bluetooth earphone priced under Rs.5000 featuring two distinct speaker drivers for much better sound output.

Design and Build Quality

The 1MORE dual-driver earphone sports the very best design among the other earphones of its price range.

The attention to details is very evident and shows off the premium design of this earphone.

This is a neckband type wireless earphone which is very comfortable to be worn around the neck.

The cables are flat and tangle-free with enough strength to withstand minor abuses.

The radically different looking rounded earpiece sits very well inside the ears and offers good passive noise isolation.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The 1MORE dual-driver earphone as the name suggests comes with two separate drivers for low-end bass notes and vocals plus treble respectively.

These 8mm drivers offer excellent stage separation with distinct instrument sounds.

The vocals and treble stand out from the bass and help in a much more immersive surround experience.

The sound drivers of 1MORE earphones have been custom-tuned by Grammy award winners to ensure the customers get the best out of these very capable speakers.

Miscellaneous

1MORE has released a companion smartphone app for micro-tuning the sound output from the earphones.

This will let you manually control the sound characteristics based on your personal preferences.

Battery Life

The 1MORE dual driver wireless earphone is rated to last about 6-7 hours of battery life on a single charge.

This number is pretty good for a dual driver earphone, as more the number of speaker units translates to more power consumption.
The 1MORE earphones also come with fast charging support. You can use this earphone up to 2 hours with a 10-minute quick charging.

Verdict

The 1MORE is a value for money dual driver wireless earphone priced under Rs.5000 for perfectionists.

The crystal clear bass and vocals will let you enjoy the music playback on an entirely different level.

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Fast charge support

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Premium design and build quality

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Soft and flexible neckband

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No magnetic earbuds

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv4.2
Built-in MicrophoneYes
Battery6-7 Hours
Warranty1 Year

10. pTron Tangent Evo

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Cheapest Wireless Earphone
  • Decent sound output quality
  • Up to 8 hours of battery life
  • Stable Bluetooth v5.0 connectivity

The Tangent Evo from Ptron is a budget neckband style wireless in-ear earphone priced well under Rs.1000.

This elegantly designed Bluetooth earphone offers the best blend of excellent audio as well as call quality at a very affordable price.

Design and Build Quality

The pTron Tangent Evo has a very minimal design which looks very appealing.

The earpiece casing with rounded edges are made of plastic and has a silver paint finish given to enhance the aesthetics.

The ends of the earpiece casing have magnets so that you can clip them together after use.

The cable quality is average and is not tangle-free. The inline remote comes with an integrated microphone to facilitate hands-free voice calls as well.

The neckband is flexible and is made from skin-friendly material to avoid any irritations while wearing the same for extended hours.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The pTron Tangent Evo features 10mm speaker drivers for the immersive audio listening experience.

The bass notes are rich and clean and don’t overpower the vocals and treble notes.

The overall tonal balance of the sound coming out of these speakers is one of the best in its segment.

Miscellaneous

This wireless Bluetooth earphone comes with two pairs of ear tips as well as wingtips to keep the eartips sit flush without falling.

Powered by the latest Bluetooth v5.0, this earphone offers stable wireless connectivity to a wide range of devices such as televisions, laptops and smartphones.

Battery Life

The pTron Tangent Evo is powered by a relatively larger 150mAh battery. This battery is rated to last anywhere between 7-8hours on a single charge.

It takes about three hours to completely juice up the battery from zero to hundred.

Verdict

The pTron Tangent Evo is an all-round performer when it comes to the audio reproduction, delivering tonally rich music output with clear vocals and deep bass.

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Earhooks for a better fit

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Skin-friendly neckband material

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Multiple device connectivity at once

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Average quality inline remote

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 8 Hours
Warranty1 Year

11. Boult Audio probass space

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Best Workout Earphone
  • Bass rich sound output
  • IPX5 water resistance
  • Automatic pairing

Boult Audio is one of the prominent players in the Indian audio accessories market which rose to prominence recently.

The Pro Bass space is a Bluetooth sports earphone priced conveniently under Rs.1000 which will fare as a better workout earphone for use in gyms and outdoors.

Design and Build Quality

The Pro bass space earphones look and feel premium, thanks to the metallic silver finish on the earpieces.
There are ear hooks in the earpiece for added support during intense body movements.

The cable on this earphone is Kevlar reinforced and can withstand normal rough usage situations.

The Pro bass space is certified with IPX5 water resistance for the peace of mind when using the device outdoors.

Available in two colours – red and black, the Boult Audio Pro bass space is one of the better-looking ear earphones priced under Rs.1,000.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The 10mm dynamic speaker drivers inside the Pro bass space is made from aluminium for better sound signature reproduction.

The bass is surprisingly punchy and deep, which will make listening to EDMs during workout sessions an enjoyable experience.

The vocals and treble note beautifully complement the bass notes and doesn’t feel overpowering at all.

Since this is an in-ear style earphone, there is better sealing inside the ears, which adds to the overall sound quality.

Miscellaneous

The earpieces of this in-ear style budget earphone have magnets to keep them attached while not in use.

This is very helpful to prevent the earphone from sliding off your neck while you are running or jogging without earphones plugged inside the ears.

The three-button inline remote with mic works well for hands-free voice calls. You can also trigger Google voice assistant using the same.

Battery Life

The Boult Audio Pro bass space will last you for four hours on a single charge. This is not at all bad considering the sound quality that it outputs.

Verdict

The Boult Audio pro bass space is one of the wireless earphones priced under Rs.1,000 for workout exercises.

Bass rich sound output and the IPX5 water resistance rating makes it suitable for not only fitness freaks, but also for those who want a similar feature set within an affordable budget.

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Lightweight and ergonomic design

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Google Assistant support

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Inline remote with mic for voice calls

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Slight audio distortion at maximum volume levels

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv4.2
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 4 Hours
Warranty1 Year

12. Mi Neckband

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Best Build Quality
  • Rich and heavy bass
  • Latest Bluetooth 5.0
  • Up to 8 hours of battery life

The Mi neckband is Xiaomi’s first wireless earphone offering in the Indian market.

Launched alongside the flagship Redmi K20 Pro, this neckband is one of the best in terms of technology and performance in the sub. Rs.2000 price range.

Design and Build Quality

As you might have guessed from the name itself, the Mi neckband wraps around your neck with two earpieces attached on a small section of wire.

The neckband is made of high-quality plastic coated with rubber-like padding that adds comfort and causes no irritation to the skin.

The earpiece housing is metallic and has magnets at the end to keep the speakers attached after use.

The control buttons on the neckband are very tactile and easy to press even without looking.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Mi neckband features a 10mm aluminium alloy sound driver inside. This driver delivers the sound output with deep bass and compensating mid and highs.

There is no distortion even at higher volume levels and the sound leakage outwards is minimum, thanks to the contoured design of the comfortable ear tips.

In-line remote and Microphone

The microphone is located on the headband control portion, right in the middle between volume rockers and the power button.

It picks up the voice very well and the overall sound quality during voice calls is one of the best in its category.

The control buttons are very tactile and responsive and compensate for the overall music listening experience with this earphone.

Battery Life

The Mi neckband is powered by a 120mAh rechargeable battery inside.

The company claims that this battery will last for eight hours on a single charge, but expect a battery life somewhere between 6 and 7 hours.

It takes 2 hours to charge this battery from empty to a hundred per cent.

Verdict

The Mi neckband is your best bet for excellent audio quality coupled with decent battery life in the sub. Rs.2000 price range.

Powered by the latest Bluetooth 5 technology, this wireless headphone is a must for wireless music enthusiasts on a shoestring budget.

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Robust build quality

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Magnetic earpiece construction

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Tactile control buttons

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Long charging time

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 8 Hours
Warranty6 Month

13. Infinity Glide N120

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Honourable Mention
  • Energy-efficient Bluetooth v5.0
  • Deep bass output
  • Large 12mm speaker drivers

JBL audio products always have a loyal fan following in the markets around the world. Owing to their signature sound quality and affordable price tags, we have listed many of their products in our previous articles as well.

The Infinity is a sub-brand of JBL focussing on budget audio devices. The Infinity Glide N120 comfortably priced under Rs.1500 which offers a wider and more natural sound output that will please those who are more into vocals and light music.

Design and Build Quality

The Infinity Glide N120 is entirely made of plastic, right from the earpiece casing to the in-line remote to the battery pack. The matt finish and the dual-tone colour scheme help in hiding the plasticky feel somewhat but evident when handling the earphone.

The use of plastic does have its upsides when it comes to the weight distribution of this wireless earphones. Weighing about 195g, this device rests almost unnoticeable around your neck.

Speakers and Sound Quality

The Infinity Glide N120 features the custom-designed 12mm dynamic drivers with signature JBL sound output. For those who would like to listen to light music, this earphone will be a treat for your ears.

The natural-sounding bass and accompanying mids and highs make the sound output more pleasing and enjoyable. Even with high volume levels, there are no sound distortions with the drivers inside.

These speakers cover the standard frequency response range of 20-20,000 Hz, delivering a wide range of music notes, making the sound output more enjoyable.

In-line Remote and Voice Quality

The Infinity Glide N120 is equipped with a three-button universal remote which is compatible with almost all smartphones in the market.

The volume control buttons and the call accept/reject buttons are neatly laid out. Although these are made of plastics, buttons feel durable and very tactile.

The microphone is located on the bottom side of the remote and picks up voice very well.

Battery Life

The Infinity Glide N120 has a separate battery pack placed alongside the in-line remote on the cable. This 80mAh Li-ion battery is rated to last for 7 hours on a single charge.

Verdict

If you love the brand JBL and has an inclination towards more natural-sounding earphones, the Infinity Glide N120 is one of the best choices around Rs.3000.

R

Premium design

R

Comfortable neckband

R

Voice assistant integration

Q

Excessive use of plastic

Specifications

Bluetooth Versionv5.0
Built-in MicrophoneYes
BatteryUp to 7 Hours
Warranty1 Year

This concludes our curated list for the best Bluetooth wireless earphones available in the Indian market.

We have gone through hundreds of products to ensure the benefit of the end customer in purchasing the best possible earphone in a particular price segment.

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