Apple Airpods Pro is named Who? The product of the year after the wireless bluetooth headset was praised for the improvements “to almost perfection”.
Nonprofit consumer testers reduced 3,500 products that were placed on the market and tested between September 2018 and September 2020 based on exceptional innovation, sustainability, or value for money.
The whole company was then given the opportunity to vote for the top 10.
The judges concluded that it was “remarkable that detailed earbuds could produce such a versatile, powerful and three-dimensional sound” and welcomed the introduction of rubber headphones to create a safer mount.
Harry Rose, whose editor? The magazine said: “Apple’s new Airpods Pro won some fantastic contenders by picking up an already outstanding product and upgrading it to near perfection.”
Second place went to the recyclable cordless vacuum cleaner Halo Capsule, which has enough capacity and additional disposable bags to fill the bath with dust.
The five best electric vehicles included the Kia Soul, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G smartphone and the LG 48-inch OLED TV.
The budget kettle was ranked 47th instead of £ 12 on the basis of its simple and stylish appearance and “phenomenal” value for money, despite being a bit noisy by experts.
The IRobot Roomba S9 robot vacuum, which empties its own dustbag with number 42, and Sony’s rotating selfie display camera ZV-1 with number 50 were among the strangest items.
“It’s a huge task to sift through the thousands of products that are tested and inspected each year by up to 50, but this year’s list shows the best in high-tech gadgets, sustainability and value for money products. , “added Mr Rouz.
Full top 10 list:
1. Apple Airpods Pro
2. Halo capsule
3. Kia Soul
4. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G
5. LG OLED48CX6LB TV
6. Hisense BI5228PXUK oven
7. TP-Link Casa KC200 security camera
8. LG GBB92STAXP refrigerator freezer
9. Siemens SN658D01NG
10. Challenge 7K air conditioner