Surface Earbuds review: too little, too late

20 mai. 2020
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The Surface Earbuds - back in October, Microsoft announced these tiny PopSocket-looking satellite dish things for your ears. It’s the company’s first attempt at a fully wireless in-ear bud and seven months later they are finally available for an asking price of $200. But in the time they were announced to the time they were released, we have seen a lot happen in the wireless earbud world and the Surface Earbuds come too little, too late.
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0:00 Unboxing
0:18 Intro
0:48 Hardware
3:05 Mic Test
4:48 Office Integration
5:30 Touch Controls
6:15 Audio Quality
8:10 App Support
8:40 Battery Life
9:05 Conclusion
9:42 Outro
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  • What features do you look for in earbuds?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 8 luni
    • Call quality

      WolframWolframAcum 2 luni
    • My World needs a, Comfortable, Better Sound, - Pixel Buds with Google Assistant and believe it I am SOLD...

      Luke DeverauxLuke DeverauxAcum 5 luni
    • Long battery life

      ColtsFan4Life 35ColtsFan4Life 35Acum 8 luni
    • Bluetooth wireless, Long battery life, no wires and connecting ports, music sound quality and noise cancelling.

      Mello CruzMello CruzAcum 8 luni
    • for them not to look like earrings

      Alex TikhomirovAlex TikhomirovAcum 8 luni
  • bro those wired apple earphones are on another level

    Nathaniel ChampnessNathaniel ChampnessAcum 14 ore
  • Fantastic review and thorough review Thank you!

    koZmo .seVenkoZmo .seVenAcum 4 Zile
  • wow the wired headphones are so clear

    Sophie FlieglerSophie FlieglerAcum 18 Zile
  • In-ear detection is becoming more & more standard, & I'm happy with that. No buds or cans should be releasing nowadays without that.

    Andrew GutierrezAndrew GutierrezAcum 20 Zile
  • Too little Too late is the right word you said. From Bangladesh Happy New Year.

    Shameem REZA ATIQShameem REZA ATIQAcum 22 Zile
  • What about *codecs* ?! At least tell that about Bluetooth earphones !!! 😡😡😡

    Forefather Of MankindForefather Of MankindAcum 23 Zile
  • This was a very good review from so many perspectives. Good job, whoever you are.

    Berkalp ÇelenBerkalp ÇelenAcum lună
  • Listening on my pixel buds 🙆🏾‍♂️

    Andre StatenAndre StatenAcum lună
  • F I L T H

    Kanye from the westKanye from the westAcum lună
  • You look like a dude. Don't know if that's the look you were going for or not, but it's something to consider.

    Paul MPaul MAcum 2 luni
  • Got them cause she mentioned, as well as other reviewers say, they’re comfortable.......and I agree.

    Shawn HaleShawn HaleAcum 2 luni
  • 1:16 Serious ASMR right dere

    Patrick Hatfield BlogsPatrick Hatfield BlogsAcum 2 luni
  • 👍 for Becca AirPod pro review

    Chuck BadicsChuck BadicsAcum 2 luni
  • 0:15 "ur buds do this?" Me: *Yeah* , & my neighbors

    Akmal DanialAkmal DanialAcum 2 luni
    • She said “new buds who dis?“. Like the meme

      MaybeThisIsMarkMaybeThisIsMarkAcum 2 luni
  • Interesting review, somehow missed that these got released finally. Separately, gods she is just impossibly adorable

    Mark DicksonMark DicksonAcum 3 luni
  • i think double tap is to avoid accidental touches

    pandu nanipandu naniAcum 3 luni
  • are you related to fort nine?

    BamwichBamwichAcum 3 luni
  • MS Store selling at US 267. I was like....

    TheAmoscokkieTheAmoscokkieAcum 3 luni
  • 1000!

    Steve LendobejaSteve LendobejaAcum 3 luni
  • The Verge - experts in yapping "too little, too late" whenever possible.

    igor juricekigor juricekAcum 3 luni
  • the wired ones are the best

    Özgür ArpaciÖzgür ArpaciAcum 3 luni
  • Becca, can you review the over ear headphone options? I love this video format, but I'm looking for some good over-ears, not buds.

    Ben FergusonBen FergusonAcum 3 luni
  • The earbud look like two big drum poking out from the ears...

    workfastsworkfastsAcum 3 luni
  • How are they too late? New wireless earbuds come out all the time, there isn't a time limit Microsoft has to adhere to.

    Anthony TarantinoAnthony TarantinoAcum 4 luni
  • hey becca just to let you know I am a great fan of you and this channel! Trust me I just loved your playlist please share more if you have any! One more thing what phone did you use?

    Rajit HossainRajit HossainAcum 4 luni
  • This was a quality and thorough review. Thanks Becca!!

    Dax AlexanderDax AlexanderAcum 4 luni
  • they look like frying pans on your ears

    Gregory WhitingGregory WhitingAcum 4 luni
  • I literally stopped watching the Verge ROlabel channel because of this reviewer. Come on, grow up, the Verge!

    Mortino CanooMortino CanooAcum 4 luni
  • $200 for THIS, what were they thinking? For only like $20 more you can get AirPod Pros! Which have way features like noise isolation, wireless charging, and transparency mode.

    DisasterTheoryDisasterTheoryAcum 4 luni
  • Unrelated but that Handel’s Ice Cream T is 🔥🔥🔥

    visiondriven1967visiondriven1967Acum 4 luni
  • This review is summed up in the line "So I recently got into slack lining..." No one cares about what predictably hipster trend you're wasting your life on just say "they where stable during physical exercise". The whole review replaced consumer advise with sycophantic stories.

    Nick GNick GAcum 4 luni
  • I'm in love with youu❤️❤️

    Jai medidhiJai medidhiAcum 4 luni
  • Cool reviews, thanks!

    Yarik SychovYarik SychovAcum 4 luni
  • Samsung's still sound the worst, lol

    Chris MessiasChris MessiasAcum 4 luni
  • What about putting on a motorcycle helmet?

    Shawn HaleShawn HaleAcum 5 luni
  • If I'm looking for a product review and I see Becca, I click.

    Mr. CloverfieldMr. CloverfieldAcum 5 luni
  • I have the Sony wf-1000xm3... These earbuds are amazing... They are more comfy than Sony and have as good as soon and maybe even better base

    Padraig O'GoirePadraig O'GoireAcum 5 luni
  • Apple Wired Headphones are #1 easy, with the Google PixelBuds in 2nd place, in my opinion.

    Giacomo CeccarelliGiacomo CeccarelliAcum 5 luni
  • I'm so surprised she didn't have a windows 10 device like at this point who doesn't have one (besides apple people) especially a reviewer

    UltimateDailga12UltimateDailga12Acum 5 luni
  • Slack lining is not a sport.

    MikeCharlieAlphaMikeCharlieAlphaAcum 5 luni
  • Fav reviewer!!

    Kailyn FKailyn FAcum 5 luni
  • And I find myself here, waiting patiently a review on the new Galaxy Buds Live...

    Ewen MackenzieEwen MackenzieAcum 5 luni
  • Just just just love wd you❤️

    Ranjith Kumar RajagopalRanjith Kumar RajagopalAcum 6 luni
  • just looking at ONLY the microphones, I'd choose wired. it's really a no brainer, it's just superior to wireless no question

    Ash RussellAsh RussellAcum 6 luni
  • "too little too late" ya the fact that they put a full gesture control surface in your ear is sooo already done by everyone. I was using my apple pods to control a power point during a presentation thinking "Why is Microsoft so late to the game with these earbuds that can also function as a remote control?"

    Bryan ManxBryan ManxAcum 6 luni
  • The title must be: Microsoft's new Ear Rings😂

    Anonymous 1289Anonymous 1289Acum 6 luni
  • She is amazing man

  • I can’t believe how good the Apple EarPods sound, i wouldn’t even notice if they shot the video with those

    JojiSpoonJojiSpoonAcum 6 luni
  • These don’t deserve to be anywhere near $200, I honestly don’t see any point in spending anymore than $100 for Tws.. you can get amazing earbuds that push waaaaay above their price under $100

    JojiSpoonJojiSpoonAcum 6 luni
  • I though Airpods have the most idiotic case in history. Until I saw this...

    Josef RichterJosef RichterAcum 6 luni
  • I will wait for second gen I think they will be fixing a lot of the issues also Id like more colors and maybe a custom design at an extra cost

    UnrealUnicornUnrealUnicornAcum 6 luni
  • love beccas reviews :-) brings a smile

    Ravnish GandhiRavnish GandhiAcum 6 luni
  • They LOOK awful. TERRIBLE design.

    Ordinary G33KOrdinary G33KAcum 6 luni
  • Does she have her own ROlabel channel?

    Silver ReignSilver ReignAcum 6 luni
  • didn't they say they have a translation mode?

    Gregory JosephGregory JosephAcum 6 luni
  • 6:59 Nuclear launch will occur in 15 seconds.

    Joseph OlinJoseph OlinAcum 6 luni
  • U are a genius !!! U are the gold standard for reviewing....

    Jaime IAJaime IAAcum 6 luni
  • 1. EarPods 2. Pixel Buds 3. Surface Buds 4. Galaxy Buds

    Adam PiercyAdam PiercyAcum 7 luni
  • The verge just let's anyone do a video on their channel

    Derrick BDerrick BAcum 7 luni
  • 1000

    Agate ThomasAgate ThomasAcum 7 luni
  • 2

    Agate ThomasAgate ThomasAcum 7 luni
  • Sticking with the galaxy buds+

    Noah BowieNoah BowieAcum 7 luni
  • Wow doesn't seem to be worth the price. No In ear detection? That's a deal breaker.

    Johnny StormJohnny StormAcum 7 luni
  • Out of the wireless, the Galaxy buds sounded best to me. The others were too tinny.

    Brian HartmanBrian HartmanAcum 7 luni
  • the galaxy mic seems like the better sound

    sam mahmodsam mahmodAcum 7 luni
  • Wired one is best . Wireless buds will win in feature. But i hate wireless buds.

    Gunaseelan SelvamGunaseelan SelvamAcum 7 luni
  • does the click matter lmaoo

    Josh FabregasJosh FabregasAcum 7 luni
    • this video’s quality is bomb thoo

      Josh FabregasJosh FabregasAcum 7 luni
  • Nice review

    Carlos VillacortaCarlos VillacortaAcum 7 luni
  • is it just me, or does she seem like, just, a really sweet person?

    Asher FilmsAsher FilmsAcum 7 luni
  • why do people still watch or read anything from The Verge, they are a bunch of jokes with no clue wtf they are talking about.

    iiKrazeiiKrazeAcum 7 luni
    • @MaybeThisIsMark SIT DOWN? HAHAHAHA, nice try kid

      iiKrazeiiKrazeAcum 6 luni
    • iiKraze you’re on the channel and even commented under their video. Sit down please

      MaybeThisIsMarkMaybeThisIsMarkAcum 6 luni
  • i love the mute button on the bigger headsets. I’d like this feature on these buds

    AM GAM GAcum 7 luni
  • great point about buds popping out when removing sweatshirt or whatever. It drives me nuts.

    AM GAM GAcum 7 luni
  • Becca killed it🔥🔥🔥🔥

    Bello AhmedBello AhmedAcum 7 luni
  • The wired Apple headphones sounded the best to me

    Rosalyn PeraltaRosalyn PeraltaAcum 7 luni
  • You shoul compare them to Airpods Pro, Sony WF 1000xm3 and Sennheiser Momentum 2.

    ZagicaZagicaAcum 7 luni
  • I will marry you 😊😊

    Almighty GivenchyAlmighty GivenchyAcum 7 luni
  • what a damn well done review, all around.

    Nick FischNick FischAcum 7 luni
  • love this presenter. great presentation skills and calming. Feels like getting advice from a friend who happens to be an expert!

    Robert WintersRobert WintersAcum 7 luni
  • They don't look any more ridiculous than ear

    Kolop1Kolop1Acum 7 luni
  • This reviewer is actually really good, I want to see more from her

    Calum HarkerCalum HarkerAcum 7 luni
  • They are amazing! I love the futuristic Look! I will buy them for sure. Might not the very best but still amazing. I can't wait to see the 2. Gen. Thx Microsoft ❤

    DanielDanielAcum 7 luni
  • 01:03 07:16 04:18

    Bernice CorderBernice CorderAcum 7 luni
  • Atrocious

    Reel DinoReel DinoAcum 7 luni
  • i might be the only one who is digging this style lol. but the only let down for me is that it doesn't have the tips part. I'm not a big fan of the no tips. too much outside noise just leaks into your music. hmmmm .... i hope they do a version with the foam, silicone tips type.

    forty inchesforty inchesAcum 7 luni
  • Solid review and shots to show off the earbuds. Super pro.

    Rhino & BirdsRhino & BirdsAcum 7 luni
  • Apple AirPods

    Daniel BoesDaniel BoesAcum 7 luni
  • 9:40 Hahaha You are adorable!

    Jared HungJared HungAcum 7 luni
  • Why do companies that are releasing earbuds not include key features that have been standard for about 2 years?

    Will NorwoodWill NorwoodAcum 7 luni
  • doesn't she kinda look like graenolf

    AquariusAquariusAcum 8 luni
  • Slacklining is not a sport. You can call it that to make yourself feel better but it's not.

    E BE BAcum 8 luni
  • I kinda like the "popsocket" look. 😅

    HunyoHunyoAcum 8 luni
  • They are ridiculously large

    Joseph WiesenfeldJoseph WiesenfeldAcum 8 luni
  • Apple wired earphones are the best

    Cyril JohnsonCyril JohnsonAcum 8 luni
  • I guess there’re no substitutes to Sennheisers, Sonys, M&Ds, B&Os if Audio quality is the priority!

    Sathish RaoSathish RaoAcum 8 luni
  • Anybody know how to quickly move this playlist to Apple Music (if there a free app/web out there)?

    Anthony SAnthony SAcum 8 luni
  • Love love loveeee Becca's reviews 🔥🔥

    Eashrak ZubairEashrak ZubairAcum 8 luni
  • So Becca uses an S10e..

    Sourangshu SarkarSourangshu SarkarAcum 8 luni
  • My favorite reviewer!! So much passion and energy and just generally seems like a cool person to talk to.

    shortazn97shortazn97Acum 8 luni
  • I need your review on Galaxy buds

    Ewen MackenzieEwen MackenzieAcum 8 luni