Xiaomi FlipBuds ProSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 5.7 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
1More AeroSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 5.1 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro||1More Aero|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||IPX4||IPX5|
|has no wires or cables||✓||✓|
|has stereo speakers||✓||✓|
|SOUND QUALITY||has active noise cancellation (noise control)||✓||✓|
|has passive noise reduction||✓||✓|
|driver unit size||11mm||10mm|
|battery life of charging case||21hours||21hours|
|has wireless charging||✓||✗|
|has a battery level indicator||✓||✓|
|CONNECTIVITY||has usb type-c||✓||✓|
|maximum bluetooth range||10meters||10meters|
|has aptx adaptive||✓||✗|
|MICROPHONE||number of microphones||6only||6only|
|has a noise-canceling microphone||✓||✓|
|EXTRAS||has ambient sound mode||✓||✓|
|has in/on-ear detection||✓||✗|
|has find earbuds feature||✓||✓|
|supports fast charging||✓||✓|
|has a mute function||✓||✓|
|control panel placed on a device||✓||✗|
|has voice prompts||✓||✓|
|travel bag is included||✓||✓|
|See price on Amazon||See price on Amazon|
IP ratings refer to the level of protection given by a casing, against solids and water. The letters 'IP' are followed by two values The first value means protection against solids such as dust, followed by the one that refers to resistance against liquids (sweat).
Having a value of IPX5, the 1More Aero's rating for solids indicates that no data available to specify a protection rating, and of liquids that they can withstand medium pressure jet that's 6.3mm diameter, similar to garden hose from any angle for 3 minutes at a distance of 2.5 to 3 metres.
Compared to the 1More Aero, Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro have a rating of IPX4 meaning that we are not yet certain of their rating with solids (dust) and that of liquids is that, 1More Aero has a higher liquid rating than Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro have a weight of 12.2g . We prefer a lower weight best because lighter devices are easier to carry.
For a device to be true wireless it must have no wires linking any part of the device together, 1More Aero are true wireless for this matter since they have no wires. This is a key difference as some wireless earbuds have cables linking the two earbuds .
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro also is true wireless because it has no wires linking the 2 earbuds together.
1More Aero are resistant to sweat
1More Aero have stereo speakers, what this means is that 1More Aero's speakers deliver sound from separate channels on both left and right sides, this creates a richer sound and a better listening experience.
Both Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro and 1More Aero have stereo speakers
Active noise cancellation utilises more advanced kind of tech to actively counter noise. How it works, it detects and analyzes the sound pattern outside and inside the earbud and generates a mirror signal to counter it. In simple terms, it's like having +1 (noise) and adding -1 (counter sound by the device) giving 0 thus "diluting" the noise.
The 1More Aero have Active Noise Cancellation enabling you to listen at lower volume levels, good for your ears since you don't need to crank up the earbuds volume to overcome background sounds.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro too have ANC making both devices ideal for plane rides and rush hour travels. Each work with different noise cancellation modes, pick the setting that you prefer for travel or that suites your chill time.
1More Aero sit tightly in place, creating a sound covering that tones down your environment sounds while preventing the device voice audio from leaking out at the same.
Both Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro, and 1More Aero have passive noise reduction which implies that both limit ambient noise instead of actively using technology to cancel it out.
The 1More Aero have a unit size of 10mm in diameter, the bigger the unit the more powerful, and can produce better bass.
A driver unit is the component that makes sound in the device, the unit size determines the sound made by the device.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro driver unit is 11mm in diameter, making them have a larger driver unit than that of 1More Aero by 1mm , as many tend to believe that driver units of a bigger size automatically produce better sound quality.
However, large drivers find it difficult to produce high frequencies so it's true that, larger drivers are capable of generating louder sound, but this does not imply that they deliver better quality sound.
The 1More Aero's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response measures if and how well a particular audio component produces low recognizable frequencies and if it makes any changes to the signal while at it.
The 1More Aero's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, high-frequency response tells how well a particular audio component produces high human frequencies and if it adjustments to the signal while at it.
The 1More Aero's battery life is 7 hours, these last longer than 5 hours of listening which is considered average before recharge. A device's battery life is usually given by the manufacturer, and with longer battery life, you get to use it for longer and requires fewer chargings.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro's battery life is equal to that of the 1More Aero . Each time you recharge your earbuds, they get a little less listening time. The effect is not noticeable at first, but over a few years, your wireless earbuds will have shorter listening time.
The battery life of the charging case is given by the manufacturer, and 1More Aero's case has a charge of 21 hours. A charging case with more battery hours allows you to recharge your earbuds on the go multiple times before recharging the case itself.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro's charging case has a battery life of 21 hours, equal to that of the 1More Aero
It requires 0.52 hours to fully charge the Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro's battery. It is recommended to charge fully the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the earbuds, you simply place down on a supported charging pad.
1More Aero have a battery level indicator, an indicator notifies you when the device has a low battery. The battery indicator lights indicate the charging state of your device and charging case.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro too have a battery level indicator, these allow you tell the charging state of your earbuds, whether fully charged, or the battery is running low.
1More Aero use USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power in a single cable.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro too use USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug is part and parcel of most current electronics.
The 1More Aero have Bluetooth version of 5.2, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that enables data movement between devices placed in range, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro has a Bluetooth version of 5.2, equal to that of the 1More Aero . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The 1More Aero have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the 1More Aero
1More Aero support AAC, a codec used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Because it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it provides better results than other codecs at the same bit rate.
Since its the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the 1More Aero will work well with your iPad. If you intend on using these with Android you need to pay even closer attention to codec support for if they only have AAC they won't provide the best audio quality possible, ensure that they also support aptX HD, LDAC, or LHDC as well.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro support APTX Adaptive, an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that are developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps).
The 1More Aero have 6 microphones.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro microphones are 6, equal to that of the 1More Aero . More microphones record better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background sounds.
The 1More Aero have a noise-canceling type of microphone, these microphones are intended to reduce noise from the earbuds' sound.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro too use a noise-canceling type of microphone. Especially useful in noisy areas.
The 1More Aero support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to channel ambient noises so that they can still be heard even when wearing the earbuds
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro support ambient sound mode as well, it’s useful when you want to listen to music while being aware of your surrounding, say you’re having a run but would still want to be able to hear traffic.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro support in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the earbuds can detect when removed from your ears .
If lost in a room, or can't be found in your bag, the 1More Aero have a find earbuds feature.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro also have the find earbuds feature. Simply use the earbuds app on your phone to play a sound from your earbuds to find them.
The 1More Aero support fast charging. Commonly, technologies like MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the amount of time it takes to charge the earbuds.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro too support fast charging. It's very similar to regular charging, just that the battery is filling up much faster. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just thirty minutes.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro have a multipoint of 2 connections, this feature allows you to link to more than one Bluetooth device and switch between them. Say, you can switch calls from one device to another without manually disconnect and reconnect.
1More Aero have a mute function, they support the option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro too support this function. It means that you can turn off the earbuds' microphone, but still hear the other party's voice.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro, so you can easily access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the device.
The 1More Aero have voice prompts. Automatically receive information through audio messages, like if there is an issue with the connection.
The Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro also have voice prompts .i.e the earbuds notifies you when the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
The 1More Aero come with their own special case. Carrying earbuds openly, or placing them inside your pockets without a cover can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
Xiaomi FlipBuds Pro also have a travel bag included, which is useful for safe transportation.