Syllable A6 In-Ear Bluetooth Headphones Review



Rating: 2/5



  • Strong and steady bluetooth connection
  • Acceptable call quality
  • Neat magnetic clasp to hide the charging port


  • Poor audio quality with tinny highs and little bass
  • Does not include multiple size ear-tips
  • Too many cords for a ‘wireless’ headset

Summary:  The entire point of Bluetooth headphones are to minimize cords. The Syllable A6 headphones are an example of a manufacturer doing exactly the opposite. While some design elements of the headphones are acceptable, for example the neat magnetic charging port, most of this is overshadowed by the fact that there are cords everywhere. All this could be ignored if the audio was any good, but unfortunately that is not the case. Music is overall tinny and has little bass. This is exaggerated by the lack of different sized silicone ear-plugs like most in-ear headphones have.

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MPOW Swift Bluetooth 4.0 Earbuds Review



Rating: 4.5/5


  • Amazing sound for the price
  • Great blend of treble, mids and bass
  • Generally comfortable
  • Easy pairing; steady connection
  • APT-x compatible


  • Small buttons are hard to use
  • Some cord noise when moving

Summary:  The MPow Swift Bluetooth Earbuds surprised me. These headphones offer one of the best deals in terms of price versus performance I have seen with great sound quality.

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