Powerbeats 3 Wireless In-Ear Headphone Review
- January 5, 2018
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Powerbeats 3 Wireless
Powerbeats 3 Wireless: Powerbeats, a well-known brand in the category of headphones and earphone. It provides excellent build quality in their products and sold at an affordable price range as well. Our today’s pick is Powerbeats 3 Wireless In-Ear Headphones which is another great piece of product by Powerbeats. Let’s find out more about it.
Powerbeats 3 is a wireless connectivity headphone which works entirely dependable on Bluetooth Technology in the devices. Its Bluetooth functionality helps you connect it to most of the Entertainment Devices which comes with Bluetooth integrated into them.
Design and Sound Quality
Powerbeats 3 comes with a design similar to its predecessor but comes with some minor tweaks. The tweaks may not be visible just by looking at the headphone, such as the beats increased the length of the earbud which gives a better fit than its predecessor and it even gets more comfortable as well. It comes with 4 Different Sized earbuds which help you get the perfect seal and feel the maximum of the headphone.
Powerbeats 3 is dust and water resistant as well. It can handle splashes with ease but is not designed to be used underwater or while taking a shower. You need not worry about it while doing gym or accidental splashes. It will be good to go. Powerbeats 3 only weighs around 25 Gm (0.9 ounces) which is perfect for prolonged sessions.
It comes with an excellent grippy ear hook which doesn’t let the headphone go out of ear even during those hefty workouts
Powerbeats 3 comes with few sound quality upgrades as well. You not only get better sound than Powerbeats 2, but you also get better bass quality as well. But it all depends on the personal liking. According to me, the bass was perfect for all the songs, and it was a pleasure to listen through this headphone. Some users also complained about the bass being on the heavy side, but you can easily control sound quality of Powerbeats 3 through Beats app which lets you equalize bass and sound controls of the headphone.
Connectivity, Hardware Accessibility
Powerbeats 3 comes with Wireless connectivity through Bluetooth which lets you connect it all devices supporting Bluetooth connectivity. It comes with Bluetooth 6.0 which makes it the best device to use over Bluetooth.
Regarding processing power then it comes with Apple W1 Chip which gives it enough speed to process your input or commands efficiently. Mainly the chip was used so that it can work with SIRI efficiently and it did so.
You get multiple controls in the headphone which lets your use, Siri, to control your smartphone with voice commands. Apart from that, you can use it to pick up/hangup calls and for managing your music as well.
The battery is the main perspective while considering wireless device and Powerbeats 3 doesn’t lack behind in this as well. You easily get battery life up to 13 Hours in the latest generation of Powerbeats 3. Apart from all that you also get fast charging technology as well which charges your headphone for 1 hour of usage within 5 minutes of charging. Looking at the size of the device it doesn’t look that it can provide that good battery life, but this is the best part of this headphone. It doesn’t let you down in any department.
I have been personally using Beats products for a long time and with latest patch up with Apple, they have become much better as well. Apple introduced their chip which makes the setup process a breeze. It only takes around 2-3 seconds for me to connect my Powerbeats to my iPhone. Regarding battery life then it is not going to let you down as well, you will get a decent full day backup if you are using it for calls and music simultaneously. Many people were complaining about the customer service of Powerbeats as well and you should take it in the note, that now it comes under Apple and they don’t let you down under any circumstances.
- Great Sound Quality and Bass
- Comes with Apple W1 Chip, provides fast connectivity
- Amazing Battery Life and Charging Speed
- Splash Resistant
- Slightly Overpriced