The OneOdio F1 review by tech pundits shows they are cheap Airpod alternatives for anyone looking for a budget-friendly pair of TWS that is well built, lightweight, and do the job. They keep to a simple design and use passive noise cancellation and a perfect seal to block unwanted noise. A US$14 best budget TWS earbuds certainly feel attractive. However, let us check the sound quality and features for an in-depth review of these low price earbuds.
Is Oneodio a good audio products brand?
Professionals prefer the Oneodio Monitor 80 DJ headphones and Monitor 60 studio-quality headsets. Also, the Oneodio Pro 10, and Oneodio A70 are popular headphones. Oneodio is a Chinese brand founded more than ten years ago. The brand is famous for its sound quality. It offers Bluetooth headphones with Hi-Res audio, DJ/recording studio headsets, wireless earbuds, and microphones.
Oneodio F1 Review: Unboxing
The F1 budget-friendly wireless earphones come inside a compact box. There are small-size and large-size silicone ear tips (medium-size ear tips come attached with the earbuds). The other contents include a USB Type C charging cable, a pocket-size charging case, and a manual.
How to pair?
When you use any best wireless earbuds for the first time or take them out of the box, recharge them to the full potential before use. After recharging the earbuds, turn on Bluetooth on your smartphone. Open the lid and take out the F1 earphones. Return F1 earphones into the case and close the lid. Open the top cover again, remove the earbuds from the charging case, and search on the smartphone’s Bluetooth. Connect and pair.
Features and Specs
These cheap Airpod alternatives and low price earbuds have Bluetooth 5.0 and a 10m(33ft) wireless range. The total diameter of the drivers(speakers) is about 10mm. So, the Oneodio F1 review for audio loudness shows a medium to high sound profile. It is not very loud but high enough to hear all the bass, mids, and treble details.
Also, the bass is a bit heavy, with treble being medium-low and mids clear enough. According to the manufacturer’s claim, the sensitivity is 103dB, impedance is 32 ohm, and the frequency response is 20-20kHz. These earphones under 20 USD can last up to 5 hrs because of the 50mAh single earbud battery. You can recharge 3 times using the charging case.
|Charging Voltage:||DC 5V|
|Battery:||50mAh (Earphones), 300mAh (Charging Case)|
|Charging Time:||1.5-2 hours|
|Working time 50% volume:||5 hours|
|Working Time at 100% Volume:||4.5 hours|
|Working Time at 80% Volume:||4 hours|
|Charging Case:||20 hours|
The Design and Use
The F1 budget wireless earbuds have a simple shape with a half-in-ear design. You can wear and adjust the angle with comfort because of the soft silicone ear tips. It carries lightweight and has a plastic feel, according to the Oneodio F1 review for use. Wearing for more than 2 hours still feels comfortable. However, people with sensitive ear canals may fatigue after extended use( more than 2 hours). The charging case shape shows four LED indicators for low to full battery. Also, the compact charging case allows it to carry inside the pockets.
Using the touch controls is easy. Hold for 2 seconds to turn on, 5 seconds to turn off, or when turned on, hold for 2 seconds for Voice assistant. Playing music tracks and answering calls require the standard touch controls like all other brand’s true wireless earbuds. There is a high-definition microphone built into both earphones for clear voice calls. However, there are no microphones to block background noises. It is the silicone ear tips that seal the ears to reduce noise. Comparing other best budget TWS earbuds, the F1 succeeds in price and sound quality.
- Low price earbuds
- Comfortable to wear
- Great sound profile according to the budget pricing
- 10mm drivers
- up to 4 hours of single earbud playback time on 100% volume
- Not super loud
- Audiophiles prefer heavy bass, but some people may not like