Mpow once did brisk business on Amazon with its budget earbuds. But it gotbecause it was one of several vendors reported to have . And while that’s hardly admirable behavior, here’s the thing: We’ve tried this product — the Mpow X3 — and felt good about recommending it when it cost $50. Now it’s down to .
I don’t know how long it will last at this price, since this is a third-party vendor on Walmart and supplies are probably limited. If you miss out on the $23 price, it’s available from aand , which are also decent deals. It appears to be on closeout and is on sale on for a little more than .
The Mpow X3 true-wireless earbuds sound quite good for their low price and are decent for making calls. Their noise-canceling isn’t great, but it is fairly effective. The buds are fully waterproof so they’re good for workouts.
At some point, a new white version became available that offered some small upgrades like slightly better battery life and a new transparency mode, as well as improved connectivity. I assume this is the original X3, but I can’t confirm exactly what iteration it is.