Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 review: more buds, less problems

Samsung’s new $150 Galaxy Buds 2 are the latest addition to their wireless earbud lineup that also includes the Galaxy Buds Pro and the Galaxy Buds Live. The Buds 2 have active noise cancellation and are 15% smaller and 20% lighter than their predecessor, the Galaxy Buds+. In a growing market with great wireless earbuds like the Sony WF-1000XM4 and Apple Airpod Pros, do the Bud 2’s new features and smaller design bring enough value to rival its competition? Becca Farsace has the full review (and mic test) to find out.

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  1. The Verge

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    What came first, the chicken or the bud?

    • Kush Patel

      Kush Patel

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  2. vibin palakkadan

    vibin palakkadan

    2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    You got a new Subscriber..

  3. shortazn97

    shortazn97

    6 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Becca remains my favorite part of The Verge. always look forward to these bud reviews

  4. Flinger Films

    Flinger Films

    8 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Buds following Becca. Just sayin...

  5. Peter

    Peter

    9 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Does galaxy buds 2 have 360 audio?

  6. MitsuFQ400

    MitsuFQ400

    10 दिवसांपूर्वी

    how does it stand against harman kardon tws fly?

  7. russell strongman

    russell strongman

    10 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Gai

  8. Felipe Bigaran

    Felipe Bigaran

    10 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Wait, is the music at 0:46 mixed messages by Tom Cardy?

  9. JUBAYAR AHMED

    JUBAYAR AHMED

    12 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I finally decided to give bud 2 a try, I got this free basically with my fold 3 pre order. Coming from Sony wf-1000xm3, the only thing about bud 2 I like is the smaller size, other than that sony is far better at everything else. Also very weird that you can't control noise canceling and ambient by touching the ear bud, thats a deal breaker. I'm not going to the app every time just to do the basics.

  10. Solo Han

    Solo Han

    12 दिवसांपूर्वी

    if your phone is iphone, you had better not buy galaxy buds 2 because there is no app for galaxy buds 2 in IOS app store. iphone users can't controll ANC nor EQ.

  11. CommanderTaco

    CommanderTaco

    13 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I wish they stuck with the OG bud design, they have an obvious touch sensor area and they paused music when you pulled both out, why didn't this stay >_

  12. Abhishek Mangaraj

    Abhishek Mangaraj

    14 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Why no review on Pixel buds A series?

  13. C T

    C T

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    I found that I didn't not need the wing tip anymore with the Buds 2 because they are so much lighter and do not move at all, with the Buds + they were constantly wanting to slide out.

  14. Sergio Camejo

    Sergio Camejo

    14 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Buds pro had the best mic tbh

  15. Dhruv Bhatnagar

    Dhruv Bhatnagar

    15 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Can you also do a review of the OnePlus buds pro ? Not that it would help me now, I already bought them. But still, would love to hear your thoughts

  16. Imad Choucair

    Imad Choucair

    16 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Nice video, however, they sound sooooooooo bad. Remember me if you buy them. This video is a paid advertisement.

  17. Tomahawk51

    Tomahawk51

    16 दिवसांपूर्वी

    A review that was enjoyable and informative. Excellent.

  18. Jesthe •

    Jesthe •

    16 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Ellie from tlou2

  19. ALxdCr4ftPlays

    ALxdCr4ftPlays

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    The best representative at The Verge!! Love it when she does these videos. Samsung New Zealand will be selling these for NZ$279, still cheaper than Sony New Zealand's NZ$499 X1000 m4 earbuds. May upgrade from my wired earphones to the Samsung. No more dealing with a tangled chord.

  20. Shahbaz Hasan

    Shahbaz Hasan

    16 दिवसांपूर्वी

    What the hell is even that?!!

  21. Joshua September

    Joshua September

    16 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Whenever I look at her face, all I see is Hasbulla.

  22. Hertzel Armengol

    Hertzel Armengol

    17 दिवसांपूर्वी

    It is very easy to say you're one of my favorite, on the platform probably very happy to follow you on your own channel if you happen to open one

  23. Devesh Thakur

    Devesh Thakur

    17 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Is battery replacable in these ?

  24. M J

    M J

    17 दिवसांपूर्वी

    So curious to see the Becca style review on the OnePlus Buds Pro. Great video as usual.

  25. Kim Sorra

    Kim Sorra

    17 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Ok im now deeply inlove im a boy

  26. Alexey Boltax

    Alexey Boltax

    18 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Thing is: despite their name, they're most similar to buds pro, which had universally the worst fit of any buds in samsung history. In my opinion, the review lacked addressing this particular issue.

  27. Kush Patel

    Kush Patel

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  43. Kush Patel

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  44. Kush Patel

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  45. Kush Patel

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  46. Kush Patel

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  52. Kush Patel

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  53. Kush Patel

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  55. Arani Roy

    Arani Roy

    18 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Wf 1000xm3 or buds 2? (Audio quality wise)

  56. Jackin Lee

    Jackin Lee

    18 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I'm thinking all the weakness are intentionally left there so that the Buds 2 Pro can solve them

  57. Random Dude

    Random Dude

    18 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Gross

  58. nameRemoved

    nameRemoved

    19 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I just ordered white ones.. this intro kills me. Hah

  59. Mayukh Das

    Mayukh Das

    19 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Do a oneplus buds review

  60. Toufue Lo

    Toufue Lo

    20 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Great review!

  61. Karam Murad

    Karam Murad

    20 दिवसांपूर्वी

    To my ears the samsung buds line except the buds 2 sound better in terms of mic clearity and quality, i dont know why Becca thought airpod pro still sound better.

  62. SoHemanTv

    SoHemanTv

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    I might try these but had a bad experience with the pros which kinda have the same design as the buds 2

  63. SoHemanTv

    SoHemanTv

    20 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Oh...thoughts this was a guy from the thumbnail

  64. Daniel Ashford

    Daniel Ashford

    20 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I mostly watched this just to be called bud while you talked about buds

  65. Super Man

    Super Man

    20 दिवसांपूर्वी

    becca, becca, beccaaa..... LOVE YAH

  66. supaburger

    supaburger

    21 दिवसापूर्वी

    Mic in the 2 is sounding very clear till there is wind

  67. Rohit Joshi

    Rohit Joshi

    21 दिवसापूर्वी

    Should I return my Jabra Elite Active 75ts for these?

  68. vikram bhatia

    vikram bhatia

    22 दिवसांपूर्वी

    She does the best product reviews on The Verge, give her a pay raise :)

  69. Jtaylor 2306

    Jtaylor 2306

    22 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Live came out before the pros

  70. The Ian West Network

    The Ian West Network

    23 दिवसांपूर्वी

    the touch placement on the pros were much better than these buds 2 and I didn't realize how much id miss spatial audio. have both though so its all good

  71. SteddiFLo

    SteddiFLo

    23 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Buds Pro 2 did the best next to the fan even against thr Airpods Pro

  72. David

    David

    23 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Pro and Live are stupid, people should just pick between Plus and 2

  73. Andrea

    Andrea

    23 दिवसांपूर्वी

    There's a launch offer on the official site at 99€, to match the nothing 1. Is the buds 2 quality that much better?

  74. I Agree

    I Agree

    23 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Love my Freebuds 4i even though I used more expensive Freebuds Pro before

  75. Azo Pucho

    Azo Pucho

    23 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Would be nice if becca reviews the one plus buds pro

  76. Gabe Prem

    Gabe Prem

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Was really excited when you mentioned you were going to compare them primarily to the buds + but was disappointed when you only did so for mic quality and battery life

  77. BadTanLines

    BadTanLines

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    If Becca had her own channel I'd be a subscriber

  78. Tarikul Mesuk

    Tarikul Mesuk

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Becca isssssss bestttttttttt.

  79. Keb8907

    Keb8907

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    The wing tip usually ends up acting as a pressure point that will cause irritation

  80. Cuddlyellowmonkey

    Cuddlyellowmonkey

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I simply love all this personality that was put in this video, congrats Becca!

  81. Asbjørn Eller Skaarup

    Asbjørn Eller Skaarup

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Have you tested the microphone of the Sony WF1000-xm3 with the ventilator turned on for comparison? Because in my experience the Sony has a lot of wind noise, and I want to make sure that the Samsung does not before purchasing.

  82. Hamza Aamer

    Hamza Aamer

    24 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Listening on my Bud's Pro

  83. Nikola Milosevic

    Nikola Milosevic

    25 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Ive never had wireless buds, do they sound better than wired earphones you get when you buy a phone?

  84. Edge

    Edge

    25 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Buds Pro and Airpods Pro are the only ones who has good windshield tech.

  85. Meh, shut up

    Meh, shut up

    25 दिवसांपूर्वी

    From a bean to an eggs

  86. roderikvanl

    roderikvanl

    25 दिवसांपूर्वी

    she is cool!

  87. Varun Steven

    Varun Steven

    25 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Becca! Will you be reviewing the Oneplus Buds Pro?

  88. Dario Rocha

    Dario Rocha

    25 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Your film crew is amazing!! Thanks for putting this one together, having the OG Buds I'm thinking about upgrading and this video definitely helps 🎧

  89. Paul Tanasi

    Paul Tanasi

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Samsung already released an update. Added ambient sound during phone calls and a double edge tap for volume up/down which works like a charm! Addressed two things that were definitely missing from this offering.

  90. Nnamz

    Nnamz

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Great video

  91. Blessindisguise

    Blessindisguise

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Should add "(feat the buds+) in the title because this was the exact video I was looking for! Eartips (wingtips) and batter life got me thinking if to keep the buds+

  92. KL Lynch

    KL Lynch

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I was thinking about trading my Buds Pro for these. On the fence v though

  93. sourflour

    sourflour

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    We're waiting for your video on the Oneplus buds pro, Becca!

  94. Colbert Massie

    Colbert Massie

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Are they compatible with iPhones the Buds Pro weren’t

  95. Random Guy in Japan

    Random Guy in Japan

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    God, either my ears are extremely bad, but the mic quality sounds pretty much the exact same on ALL of the ear buds...

    • Random Guy in Japan

      Random Guy in Japan

      26 दिवसांपूर्वी

      Oh but the buds pro definitely sound the best when the fans are on. No doubt

  96. Judson Garr

    Judson Garr

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I hope they are more comfortable than airpod pros because those hurt so bad and kept falling out.

  97. Liam Hill

    Liam Hill

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    6:21 creepy eye movement

  98. PAUL MARSDEN SR

    PAUL MARSDEN SR

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    The Galaxy buds Pro in my opinion. A great video. Stay safe.

  99. Boogie2001

    Boogie2001

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Your mic tests are the best!

  100. Everyday Rants

    Everyday Rants

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Why weren't the Galaxy buds live included in here I own those and they're actually really good so what would make me want to upgrade from Galaxy buds live to those

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