Compared: AirPods vs AirPods Pro vs Beats Fit Pro


The new Beats Fit Pro offer Active Noise Cancellation in a package that’s cheaper than the AirPods Pro. Here’s how they fare against the AirPods Pro and its lower-priced stablemate, AirPods.

Fall has been a quite active period for Apple’s audio products, with the third-generation AirPods nearing the AirPods Pro in terms of features, but still missing out on Active Noise Cancellation.

With the introduction of the Beats Fit Pro from Apple’s personal audio subsidiary, the company offers another option for those who want to have ANC, but not necessarily in AirPods form. The compact earphones boast the same H1 chip technology and many of the same features as its Apple counterparts, with the addition of Beats styling, among other elements.

In theory, the Beats Fit Pro fits somewhere between AirPods Pro and AirPods in the Apple product catalog, but it remains to be seen whether it will do enough to impress would-be AirPods Pro buyers.

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