Skullcandy Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds Are They Worth It? -

Skullcandy Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds Are They Worth It?

Skullcany wireless earbuds come in a collar form or with a cable. There are totally five wireless Skullcandy earbuds you could buy, XTFREE, METHOD WIRELESS, SMOKIN’ BUDS 2 WIRELESS, INK’D WIRELESS and JIB WIRELESS. Which pair you would choose?

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1Skullcandy Method Wireless

A neckband style Bluetooth headphones

How do they fit: the neckband sits around your neck, and the earbuds fit into your ear without wingtips or sports earhooks

  • Responsive buttons for volume control and track navigation
  • Decent sound with forward bass
  • Sweat-resistant feature and cheap price

2JIB WIRELESS

An affordable Bluetooth earbuds with a lot of bass

In-line control and the battery pack sitting on the back of your neck

How do they fit: The earbuds fit into your ear without wingtips or sports earhooks, the battery pack will stay on the back of your neck

  • Resonably solid, punchy bass
  • 6 hours of battery
  • In-line control with mic and button to receive calls
  • Comfortable to wear and snug fit

  • Thin cable
  • The battery pack may bounce when running
  • The battery may not last as advertised – the actual battery life is from 4 to 6 hours
  • Average Bluetooth range

3XTFREE

How do they fit: The earbuds fit into your ear ear cushions – supporting a secure fit while you exercise since the the battery of the headphone is on the L-earpiece the XTFREE features inline control and doesn’t have battery compartment like JIB WIRELESS.

But the cushions may not work on you ears, you are out of luck if none of S, M, L size fit properly on your ears.

Most Skullcandy wireless earbuds get an average battery life of six hours

The XTFree’s sound have the best bass response compared to other sets, the bass is boosted even at average volume level and the bass quantity is also above par.

  • Strong bass response, no distortion at high volume
  • Secure fit
  • Sweat-resistant design

  • Large earpieces and the ear cushions are not comfortable for everyone’s ears
  • Average Bluetooth connection
  • Heavy bass, sometimes over-whelming
  • Average Bluetooth range

4SMOKIN’ BUDS 2 WIRELESS

How do they fit: Just like the METHOD WIRELESS, the neckband sit around your neck, and the earbuds fit into your ear without wingtips or sports earhooks, the control is on the left.

Skullcandy Smokin’ Buds 2 Wireless is the Bluetooth version in a collar form of the wire Skullcandy Smokin’ Buds 2.

  • Rich, dynamic, fun sound
  • Decent call quality
  • Solid build quality for the price
  • Secure fit and affordable

  • Not for purists

INK’D WIRELESS

How do they fit: the neckband sits around your neck, and the earbuds fit into your ear. This is the simplest Skullcandy Bluetooth earbuds.

The treble is quite calm while the bass is decent. The sound overall is clear and a bit dynamic, but not as fun as other sets.

 

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