PTron Bassbuds Duo Review: Another New Budget Headphone Addition to the Bassbuds Series
The successive buds of the Bassbuds series Bassbuds Duo v’21 is a TWS offering designed for Generation Z fashionistas in the service of comfort, functionality and a chic minimalist aesthetic. Delivering excellent immersive stereo sound with deep resonant bass, the Bassbuds Duo has several smart features including the latest Bluetooth 5.1 connectivity, voice assist support, IPX4 water resistance and 13 drivers. mm. Price only at 699 INR, the headphones are available in 3 vibrant colors: black, blue and white on Amazon India.
I received the product in black color and after testing it with other pTron headphones I came to a simple conclusion. Let’s see in detail all the features of the Bassbuds Duo ptron.
Main features of pTron Bassbuds Duo
- Bluetooth version: 5.1
- Transmission distance: up to 10M
- Battery: 35mAh earphones * 2, 300mAh charging case
- Charging power: 5V-1A
- Driver: 13mm Hi-Fi Stereo
- Music and playing time: 15 h in total
- Mic: Dual HD with stereo and mono capability
- Charging time: 1-1.5H
- Standby time: 120H
- Charging case charging earphone: 2-3 times
- Charging port: USB C fast charge
- Waterproof: IPX4
- Noise Cancellation: Passive In-Ear
- Headphone weight: 4g * 2
- Charging box weight: 43 g
Design and Built
The pTron Bassbuds Duo also has a similar design to the pTron Bassbuds ANC 992 with a similar extended headphone type. There is a specific area on the earbuds for touch control and you can see the pTron mark on it. There is also an indicator that flashes when turned on.
Touch controls make it easy to control content hands-free. On the other hand, the build quality of the set is basic. These headphones under 1000 rupees are pretty basic in both look and feel, but they can be used as a starter.
The charging case of the pTron Bassbuds Duo has the mark on the front and there is a USB Type-C port at the bottom of the case. You can also find an indicator under the pTron brand on the case.
In the box
The accessories that we will get inside the box are,
- Transport case
- 2 additional pairs of silicone ear tips
- USB-A to USB Type C charging cable
- instruction manual
- Warranty card
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Frankly, the audio quality of the pTron Bassbuds Duo is basic to average. The sound has a calming effect but does not break or distort at full volume. The dynamic 13mm Hi-Fi speakers with noticeable bass. Bass is very important at higher volume and overall the quality is up to par for this price range. It seems that there were no issues playing games with these headphones.
How to pair?
Steps to pair the pTron Bassbuds Duo with any iOS and Android device.
- Open the case cover and take out the headphones.
- Then activate the Bluetooth of your smartphone / iPad / laptop.
- Search for any wireless device.
- Then in the section of newly found devices, you can see the name pTron TWS.
- Click on the name, then you will be asked to pair with the TWS earphones.
- Accept the prompt and associate it.
Comfort and use
Each Bassbuds Duo ptron ear cup is very light and after being inserted into the ears you will feel like there is nothing in the ears as they weigh 4 grams each. It fits comfortably in the ears and feels great, plus it won’t fall out of the ears when properly adjusted.
The sweat- and water-resistant IPX4 earphones can be worn during training, while the silicone eartip is adjustable with two other spare earbuds in different sizes. Along with this, the touch controls make it more user-friendly and accessible with one hand.
The microphone is quite impressive, but I noticed one thing in most of the pTron headphones including the fact that when using outdoors it is difficult to receive the voice properly while I am talking in a crowded place with it. and without mask. In such a situation, you need to speak loudly so that the microphone can properly receive your sound.
Battery and charge
The pTron Bassbuds Duo has a 15 hour battery life and 120 hours standby time, which is one of the best currently on the market. The Type-C charging port is on the back of the case, and it can charge in 1.5 hours from 0 to 100. A fully charged case can charge the earbuds almost 2-3 times.
After using it for a week, I am totally impressed with the audio quality of an earphone under 1000 rupees. The entire TWS case is compact and can be easily carried anywhere. Overall, the lightweight nature of the headphones is the primary USP for them.
Considering the price tag of Rs. 699, you can definitely go for the pTron Bassbuds Duo TWS headphones, especially if you want to try some basic headphones. You can also consider the pTron Bassbuds ANC 992 which has similar features to the Bassbuds Duo but has an additional digital display on its case.
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