When it comes to buying headphonses, there are two kinds of buyers. While a segment of buyers termed as “Audiophiles” will test 10 to 20 before purchasing a choice that meets their requirements, the others have no time to test so man products before buying.
However, it is definitely not the right foot forward where in an attempt to buying an affordable option you end up compromising on the aspect of quality.
Hence, it’s always better to know a product (at least in brief) before purchasing it. A product that we believe combines the aspect of good sound quality and is available at an affordable pricing isiRAG S801 in-Ear Earbud Headphones.
The package contains 1 pair of earphones and 3 earbud piece sizes i.e. small, medium and large. The following review tries to take evaluate and understand the quality of these headphones.
Features of The iRAG S801 In-Ear Earbud Headphones
The features of any product are something that determines the attractiveness or usefulness it offers. Some of the notable features of this iRAG S801 have been discussed below.
Although these earbuds appear to resemble any average earbud, it has some distinctly different aspects when it comes to the design. The product comes with a sleek design with polished ends giving it a sophisticated look after being inserted in the ears. The round earbuds are made in a conical shape with tips being angled in a manner that it delivers a smooth sound delivery.
It comes with a long 4 foot cable that doesn’t look cheap or flimsy. Moreover, the sleek design ensures that they don’t get easily tangled like other headphones in the same category. The confidence of the company about the quality is evident from the 24 month warranty that comes with the product.
It is also fitted with an in-line mic along with a standard control button allowing the user to play, pause, forward/back, skip songs and answer or end calls.
S801 comes with 10mm drivers that are of good quality delivering deep bass, crisp highs and full mids. Clubbed with extra bass technology powers the drums and bass lines, the user can be sure of not missing out the beats while listening to their favorite songs. They offer a good experience across genres which include EDM, rock, hip hop or anything a person prefers to listen to.
Comfort and Convenience
The quality of sound and the kind of design for each earbuds that are offered with smartphones varies from a brand to the other. But one of the most common things among them all is that they never fit correctly. Some of them even hurt after long hours of usage.
On the contrary iRAG S801 is quite comfortable and lightweight that ensures the users dong feel any fatigue or discomfort when used for long hours. The earphones are available with three tip sizes and any user will certainly find the perfect fit for any ear canal. Additionally they are made from soft rubber which is easy to grip and lock in the ear.
- Jack: 3.5mm
- Speaker Driver: 10mm
- Cable Lenght: 4 feet
- Impedance: 16O±20% at 1KHz
- Frequency Response: 20~20,000 Hz
- Buzz & Rattle: 50~3KHz (0.22V)
- Weight: 11±2g
- High quality mic providing clear sound to the other person during the phone call
- Comfortable to wear while working out, jogging or exercising
- In-build remote control & Microphone
- Dedicated button to control playing music, picking/ending calls and recording voice memos
- 24 month hassle free warranty & robust customer service
- 4 feet long cable cord
- 3 different earbud piece sizes
- Compatible with all 3.5 mm audio jack devices
- Bass might cause distortion or drown out at mids or highs
What difference can you expect from this product?
This product is definitely something you might be purchasing if you love to listen to music for a considerably longer period of time. They are not only comfortable but offer some amazing sound output when listening to either low beats or the high beats.
It performs equally well. Be it an iPhone or any of the Android phones, they are easily compatible with all. A well-crafted construction on the other hand ensures that you can easily use the headphones without worrying about it getting tangled. Moreover, this feature also makes sure it is easy to store in your pockets or the bags you carry.
The inclusion of 3 sizes of tips enhances the aspect of usability wherein irrespective of the ear size users can expect to find the right fit for their ears. It has a noise cancellation mechanism that reduces the loss of sound and eliminates the surrounding noise that makes the bass much deeper.
How does it perform against some of the other earbuds?
Now when it comes to comparison, the construction and quality of sound produced by these earbuds makes it way ahead from the other alternatives available in the same budget segment. For example, Marvotek In-ear sport headphones offer decent sound production but are nowhere near to the standard produced by iRAG S801.
Also the built quality of the former is much better than the latter due to the sleek design and sophisticated looks instilled in the design. The segment of affordable earphones is flooded with options and one may come across 100s of such options.
However, not all are great in terms of build quality or the sound produced. iRAG S801 certainly among the ones that rank at the top in the list here.
After an in-depth evaluation it is clear that despite being featured in the affordable category, iRAG S801 In-Ear Earbud Headphones offer superior sound quality and can even offer stiff competition to some headphones that might cost 5 times its price. The product does have its limitations but those are easily outnumbered due to the value for money that S801 comes with.
Hence, if you are looking for a product that looks great, is comfortable and offers above average sound quality, then this is an earbud to go for.