The best Apple AirPods alternatives are not just any pair of true wireless earbuds. These are in-ear headphones that embody the qualities of Apple’s world-conquering buds — high sound quality, crisp styling, easy usability and so on — but still offer more for your money.

All of the models included here could save you cash. We’ve stuck to a $199 budget, the cost of a pair of AirPods with the wireless charging case option, though many on this list are cheaper than the $159 base AirPods as well. We’ll revisit when the rumored AirPods 3 finally launch, but for now here are the best Apple AirPods alternatives you can buy.

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