AirPods Killer or Total Flop? - Google Pixel Buds Review

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  • Published: 01 December 2017
  • Does Android finally have its version of the Apple Airpods, or are the Google Pixel Buds more like 'Pixel DUDS'??

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Comments • 2 774

  • richard sabath
    richard sabath  1 days back

    Y not Samsung Bud's

    • mohamedgamer 851
      mohamedgamer 851  2 days back

      Wait can i watch initial d on crunchyroll

      • Time Gaming2030
        Time Gaming2030  3 days back

        Lol my google home sends texts

        • KP-Art
          KP-Art  2 weeks back

          That G shouldn’t be for Google. It is for Logitech only.

          • Mega
            Mega  2 weeks back

            One day, Dennis will know that Linus have kids. One day...

            • Dominic Payne
              Dominic Payne  3 weeks back

              There definitely bumming each other

              • Huzaifa Khan
                Huzaifa Khan  3 weeks back

                Flop like every google phone

                • TheMatias
                  TheMatias  1 months back

                  Those buds are garbage

                  • Liam O'Connell
                    Liam O'Connell  1 months back

                    I feel so Superior when Dennis speaks Chinese and I understnad

                    • Joseph Kreifels II
                      Joseph Kreifels II  1 months back

                      Hate them. The battery dies way too fast. Also, while dangling around the neck, they turn themselves on, and start playing and skipping songs/videos due to the asinine touch capacitor feature.

                      • Bongwater
                        Bongwater  1 months back

                        Can I just say I love Dennis

                        • Fabio Mora
                          Fabio Mora  1 months back

                          You're not Dennis.
                          Can you get Dennis?

                          • Kile B
                            Kile B  1 months back

                            Ok air pods are like Starbucks it's just ok yet the logo causes a bias opinion with all the sound and many features it's a good buy I have these tried pods for a week and OnePlus bullets

                            • Kyle Hahn
                              Kyle Hahn  2 months back

                              That DIY hack for the buds was awesome lmao

                              • Jared Jimenez
                                Jared Jimenez  2 months back

                                Galaxy buds are a better air pod killer

                                • adamoo
                                  adamoo  2 months back

                                  Google pods = BrokePods no cap

                                  • Glanced
                                    Glanced  2 months back

                                    Ew Nail polish

                                    • Glanced
                                      Glanced  2 months back

                                      Ew nail polish

                                      • Robert Hjalmarsen
                                        Robert Hjalmarsen  2 months back

                                        Google wtf this is what they came up with? Lol

                                        • Jxshua Yuzn
                                          Jxshua Yuzn  2 months back

                                          Yeet

                                          • Neil Jensen
                                            Neil Jensen  2 months back

                                            Ugh that Asian libtard with the blue hair is appalling. I quit this video, just ew.

                                            • Amr Mashriqi
                                              Amr Mashriqi  2 months back

                                              Academia no it's acadeemia

                                              • Joshua Miller
                                                Joshua Miller  2 months back

                                                What’s the point if it still has a cable? 😑

                                                • myHuge249
                                                  myHuge249  2 months back

                                                  seriously what is everyone obsession with ear buds, like just get a decent set of iems

                                                  • Ihor Zver
                                                    Ihor Zver  2 months back

                                                    Buds is a scrap. No need to text a lot - just put to one ear AirPods and Pixel Buds to other and you will see the obvious. Buds - looks clumsy, sounds poor and totally uncomfortable. Buds - it`s 100% useless stuff, so don`t waste your money.

                                                    • ImTooLazy11
                                                      ImTooLazy11  2 months back

                                                      When pixel buds are more expensive than AirPods

                                                      • Paul Dominic Briones
                                                        Paul Dominic Briones  2 months back

                                                        OMG Dennis screen time again

                                                        • BLINK in your area
                                                          BLINK in your area  2 months back

                                                          I dont often like Apple products, but airbuds are great and Look better than others. Jos

                                                          • Joseph Stalin
                                                            Joseph Stalin  2 months back

                                                            Now the galaxy buds are here

                                                          • FerdDoesWeirdThingsInLife

                                                            Linus the translations were terrible. As a Canadian educated Chinese, I can tell you that the translations are terrible

                                                            • KiwiUltima
                                                              KiwiUltima  3 months back

                                                              Watched this video twice, once on Airpods, once on Google Pixel buds. I prefer the Airpods

                                                              • Ihor Zver
                                                                Ihor Zver  2 months back

                                                                Agree. Buds it`s a scrap. I even don`t want to sell it to someone becauce I beleive in karma - don`t share a shit to other people)))

                                                            • I am Jeff
                                                              I am Jeff  3 months back

                                                              you actually can get these ones with better sound quality and cheaper invisibleairpods.com

                                                            • Lawrence Johnson
                                                              Lawrence Johnson  3 months back

                                                              I have YouTube Premium so I get no ads. Sorry Linus

                                                              • Mr. Collins
                                                                Mr. Collins  3 months back

                                                                So another pair of shit headphones?

                                                                • Silviu Teodorescu
                                                                  Silviu Teodorescu  3 months back

                                                                  If you cut the string that holds both in one piece you cannot adjust anymore the string to fit them wl and it will fell from the earphones...

                                                                  • Silviu Teodorescu
                                                                    Silviu Teodorescu  3 months back

                                                                    **Ok stie cineva de ce sunt subtitrări in română?**

                                                                    • Sam
                                                                      Sam  3 months back

                                                                      You know it's a flop when the title have a flop in it.

                                                                      • Xtinct- Josh
                                                                        Xtinct- Josh  3 months back

                                                                        I would not compare those with AirPods I would compare them with beats

                                                                        • Fishum
                                                                          Fishum  3 months back

                                                                          Thanks for throwing more weeb advertising in my face.

                                                                          • DarklingGolem
                                                                            DarklingGolem  3 months back

                                                                            "yess......"

                                                                            Dennis 2017

                                                                            • Iokepa Gyarados
                                                                              Iokepa Gyarados  4 months back

                                                                              Ok Shinji Ikari

                                                                              • Sparky Johnson
                                                                                Sparky Johnson  4 months back

                                                                                Wtf

                                                                                • Raf Lurv
                                                                                  Raf Lurv  4 months back

                                                                                  it cant kill true wireless earbuds with wires lol

                                                                                  • wardope
                                                                                    wardope  5 months back

                                                                                    wow, I didn't know RBG hair was a thing. well okay ill no red but close enough for the comment :D

                                                                                    • Shon Gambrel
                                                                                      Shon Gambrel  5 months back

                                                                                      Would these be a good deal at $100 off? Got a store credit for buying the 3A.

                                                                                      • Sam Ashley
                                                                                        Sam Ashley  5 months back

                                                                                        It's insane how the actual sound is basically an afterthought in these reviews.

                                                                                        • Игорь Чуркин
                                                                                          Игорь Чуркин  6 months back

                                                                                          I believe it's a joke that this clumsy earphones are Airpods killer. I've tried to adapt to this stuff, but failure. I feel totally uncomfortable, and this is the first time I feel like something is wrong with my ears.
                                                                                          When I'm moving or running I always want to push it deeper, because it feels like you're almost lost them. Totally disappointed. The sound is poor. I don't want to promote Apple, but their cheapest earphones the most comfortable and the best sound for that money. All 3 month I'm using the Buds I was hoping that I would get used to this stuff, but it was a mistake. I should have returned it. Now it's just a nice small stylish fabric box in my backpack and nothing else.

                                                                                          • Subhranil Dey
                                                                                            Subhranil Dey  6 months back

                                                                                            Crunchyrolls......thanx for your support linus!!