Best True Wireless Earbuds Under Rs.5,000 (June 2021)

Best True Wireless Earbuds Under Rs.5,000

After the revolution in wireless technology, true wireless earbuds have become the most popular audio equipment in the world. Of course, because of the wireless experience.

These earbuds are very comfortable for listening to music/calling as well and it comes with amazing features like impressive battery life, powerful driver speakers, responsive touch or button control, decent wireless technology and high-quality microphones.

By the way, finding the best true wireless earbuds on a budget can be a daunting task and probably time-consuming. The variety of options on the market makes purchasing decisions more complicated.

That’s why we’ve created a compelling list of the best true wireless earbuds under Rs.5000 to help you choose the best earbuds on your budget.

Best True Wireless Earbuds Under Rs.5,000

1. Oppo Enco W51Overall Best Earbuds
2. realme Buds Air ProRunnner-up Pick
3. OnePlus BudsThe Popular Choice
4. Realme Buds Air 2Best TWS Earbuds with Sound & ANC
5. JBL C115Value for Money TWS Earbuds
6. Crossbeat EvolveAll-round Performer
7. boAt Airdopes 701ANCBest TWS With ANC Support

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1. Oppo Enco W51: Best TWS Earbuds Overall

OPPO Enco W51
OPPO Enco W51

Specifications

Weight: 4.35 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 3.5 hours; 24 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size: 7mm | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Triple Microphone | Charging Port: Type-C Port & wireless charging | Special features: IP54 Dust & Water Resistant, Touch gesture control, Bluetooth V5.0,Binaural Low-Latency, Wearing Detection, SBC, and AAC codec support, transparency mode

Pros

  • Sound quality
  • Good for voice calling
  • Active noise cancellation
  • Wireless charging

Cons

  • No dual pairing support
  • Limited Controls

Following the success of the Enco W11 and W31, Oppo has launched Enco W51 wireless earbuds in the market. This affordable TWS comes with active noise cancellation and wireless charging support.

Build Quality and Design

Enco W51 true wireless earbuds come with a squircle-shaped charging case, and it is available in three color options to choose from: Floral White, Starry Blue, and Aqua Blue.

The charging case is made entirely of high quality plastic material with a glossy top and is susceptible to scratches and fingerprints, but the white color model is a good way to hide it unless you look closely. 

The buds are slightly oval rather than the usual round shape. Depending on your ears, it may be more or less comfortable. The three silicone ear tips that come in the box give a perfect seal in the ear for effective sound effect. 

Overall build quality and design of the Oppo Enco W51, is pretty decent, and it has small size, easy to keep in the pocket.

Sound Quality

Oppo Enco W51 comes with a 7mm dynamic driver in each bud with frequency response range of 20Hz ~ 20KHz.

These 7mm dynamic drivers are equipped with Dual TPU composite graphene diagrams to enhance the audio performance of the earbuds. 

The audio output of the Oppo Enco W51 is pretty decent. The drivers are loud, and deliver pleasing bass output with good instrument separation. Vocals and treble are good, and I don’t feel the bass overwhelming it.

Active Noise Cancellation

Oppo Enco W51 features active noise canceling with a noise reduction depth of 35 dB2 to reduce unwanted ambient noise.

Active noise canceling and environmental noise reduction are suitable for voice calls. Helps improve the sound at both ends of a voice call with triple inbuilt microphones.

This active noise canceling feature of this in-ear earphone is pretty decent at this price point. But it is not perfect as the premium true wireless earbuds.

Battery Life

The Oppo Enco W51 has a 25 mAh battery in each bud and a 480mAh cell in the charging case.

Oppo claims that at 50% volume, the Enco W51 can deliver 3.5 hours of music playback on a single charge with ANC on and 4 hours with ANC off. With a charging case the earbuds will last for up to 24 hours in single charge.

The Enco W51 case also supports Qi wireless charging, which takes 2.5 hours to fully charge with the internal buds.

Additional Features

Enco W51 comes with IP54, which is dustproof and water resistant, and can handle sweat and light splashes with no problems.

Oppo Enco W51 features Bluetooth 5.0 and employs binaural low-latency Bluetooth transmission to reduce audio latency and improve audio and video synchronization.

The Wear Detection sensor in the earphone automatically plays/pause the music and Video, when you remove and wear it.

 Thanks to the Hey Melody app for helping you check the battery level of both the bud and the charging case on your Android device. You can also upgrade the firmware from this app. 

Verdict

If you are looking for the best pair of truly wireless earbuds under Rs.5,000, the Oppo Enco W51 is an excellent choice for you. 

This budget in-ear earbud comes with features like ANC, wireless charging and 7mm Dual TPU composite graphene drivers that makes this Oppo Enco W51 is suitable for listening to music as well as voice calls.

2. Realme Buds Air Pro:  Runner-Up Pick

realme Buds Air Pro
realme Buds Air Pro 

Specifications

Weight: 4.35 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 4.5 hours; 25 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size:10mm | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Dual-microphones | Charging Port: Type-C Port | Special features: IPX4 Rating, Touch gesture control, Bluetooth V5.0, SBC, and AAC codec support, Ultra low latency mode, transparency mode, realme Link app support

Pros

  • Excellent build quality & Design
  • Good instrument separation
  • Good sound quality
  • Impressive battery life
  • Decent microphone

Cons

  • No aptX HD support
  • No wireless charging support

Realme Buds Air Pro is the first affordable true wireless earbuds from the company that has Active noise cancellation technology.

The Realme Buds Air Pro comes with amazing features such a realme Link App, Smart Wear Detection, Low Latency mode for gaming, and Transparency Mode.

Build Quality and Design

Realme Buds Air Pro comes with a cobble-shape design, and it is completely made with high-quality plastic material with a glossy finish on the top. 

The build quality of the charging case is pretty decent, and it has a metal hinge that feels more durable during the opening and closing of the lid with a single hand. 

The earbuds are inspired by the Apple Airpods, but it comes with unique design and features at an affordable price.

Featuring a set of three silicone ear tips, this true wireless earpiece is extremely comfortable to wear and fits snugly into the ear canal for an effective sound experience. 

The case is compact and easily fits into the jean’s pocket, but does not fit into the watch or ring pocket. Overall build quality design of the Realme Buds AIr Pro is excellent considering the price point.

Sound Quality

Realme Buds Air Pro wireless earbuds feature a 10mm Bass Boost Driver with a Powerful realme S1 Chip and advanced AAC and SBC code to enhance hands free music experience.

The drivers inside the earbuds are pretty loud and offer clean, entertaining and irritation free music.

Bass is decent to ensure bass head satisfaction and offers punchy and balanced bass notes with overpowering the other frequencies. 

The vocals, mids and trebles are also good, but the earbuds get distortion at higher volume.

Compared to Oppo Enco W51, Realme Buds Air Pro could have been better in sound signature, but except for the sound signature, it comes with additional features that make this earphone one of the best in this price range.

Active Noise Cancellation

Realme Buds Air Pro powered by the Active Noise cancellation technology at up to 35 decibels and it comes with dual microphones for efficient voice calling. 

Call quality is one area that most budget TWS struggles with, but Realme Buds Air Pro doesn’t. This affordable earphone is suitable for voice calls both outdoors and indoors. These wireless earbuds are suitable for voice calling.

These earbuds are good for listening to music and voice calling, but it is not perfect as premium truly wireless earbuds work.

These earbuds have a transparency mode, so by activating this function, you can become aware of the surrounding sounds.

Battery Life

Realme Buds Air Pro comes with a 486mAh battery (charging case). According to the company, the earphones last about 20 hours with ANC on and can last up to 25 hours with ANC off.

Each earphone can achieve up to 3.5 hours of battery life when ANC is turned on at 90% volume level. On the other hand, when ANC is turned off, it lasts for 4.5 hours on a single charge. 

Please note that battery life may vary depending on volume level and audio codec.

For charging, Buds Air Pro comes with a Type-C port, which takes about 2 hours to charge your earphones and case from 0 to 100%.

Additional Features

Realme Buds Air Pro comes with a low latency mode that reduces the sound latency to 95ms, helping users to fully sync audio and visuals while playing the game.

The earphones are equipped with a smart wear detection sensor that detects the wear condition of the earphones in real-time and automatically pauses the music when it is removed.

Bluetooth version 5.0 technology and advanced ACC and SBC codecs enhance wireless connectivity and improve sound transmission between earphones and devices.

Buds Air Pro features IPX4 waterproof support, making it ideal for  sweat protection during exercise.

Verdict

Realme Buds Air Pro comes with features like ANC support, impressive battery life, low latency mode and decent sound signature. 

If you are looking for the best true wireless earbuds under 5000 rupees in India, then the Realme Buds Air Pro is an excellent choice for you.

3. OnePlus Buds: The Popular Choice

OnePlus Buds (Nord Blue)
OnePlus Buds (Nord Blue)

Specifications

Weight: 4.7 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 7 hours; 30 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size:13.4mm Dynamic driver | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Three microphones | Charging Port: Type-C Port | Special features: IPX4 Rating, Touch gesture control, Bluetooth V5.0, SBC, and AAC codec support

Pros

  • Good battery life
  • Fast charging support
  • IPX4 water-resistance
  • Microphone quality

Cons

  • Discomfort and unstable fit
  • No aptX support

OnePlus Buds is the company’s first truly wireless earbuds that launched in an Indian market at the price tag of Rs.4990.

This pair of true wireless earbuds from the OnePlus is very popular in the market for its amazing features. 

Build Quality and Design

The OnePlus Buds has a half in-ear design, similar to the Apple Airpods. It is made of a hard plastic material, and it looks kind of premium and stylish.

The OnePlus Buds charging case is small and fits in your pocket easily. The matte texture feels good, and the lid features solid metal reinforced hinges and powerful magnets. 

The earpieces have half in ear design and offer decent enough to fit inside the ear canal. But lack of the silicone ear tips, these earbuds do not have secure fit like Oppo Enco w51 or Realme Buds Air Pro.

Sound Quality 

The OnePlus Buds has 13.4mm dynamic drivers inside each bud, and these are decent enough to produce balanced but bass heavy audio signature and are enjoyable for the most part.

The mids and treble are crystal clear, and most of the sound is pleasant. As stated above, due to the lack of silicone ear tips.

These earbuds do not offer effective passive noise isolation, but it will make you aware of what is happening around you, even when the volume increases.

The OnePlus Buds did a really good job. The person on the other end of the call could hear the voice correctly when they spoke a little loudly. But, there were a few complaints that the voice was not very crisp on an occasional basis.

The OnePlus Buds did a really good job in voice calling, the headphone call quality is decent and works well indoors, but for loud conditions outside it struggles a bit.

Battery Life

Coming to the battery life, the OnePlus Buds offers around 6-7 horse of battery life in single charge and charging case will add additional power juice for the earbuds around the 30 hours in single charge. 

As compared to the other earbuds in this price segment, OnePlus Buds have large battery life.

Also, the earphone comes with a fast charging support that gives up to 10 hours battery life in just 10 minutes of power juice.

Additional Features

This affordable true wireless earbuds come with Dirac Audio Tuner support, which optimizes all types of sound systems to enhance the performance of the sound output.

OnePlus Buds has an IPX4 Rating that is resistant to water splashes from any direction.

Verdict

OnePlus Buds offers a decent audio experience, excellent battery life, and some unique features that make the experience much more seamless. However, these wireless earbuds offer secure fit, but are not a big issue.

If you’re looking for a good pair of truly wireless earbuds for listening to music and must have impressive battery life, then the OnePlus Buds is an excellent choice for you.

4. Realme Buds Air 2: Best TWS Earbuds With Sound & ANC

realme Buds Air 2
realme Buds Air 2 

Specifications

Weight: 4.1 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 4-5 hours; 25 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size:10 mm Large DLC Drivers | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Dual microphones | Charging Port: Type-C Port | Special features: IPX5 Rating, Touch gesture control, Bluetooth 5.2, SBC, and AAC codec support, Smart Wear Detection, Transparency, Mode, 88ms Super Low Latency, realme Link App

Pros

  • Comfortable design
  • Excellent sound signature
  • Microphone is good for calling

Cons

  • No volume controls

The Buds Air 2 is the budget truly wireless earbuds from the Realme, available at priced Rs.3,989. This budget wireless earbuds comes with Active Noise Cancellation and amazing features.

Build Quality and Design

The Realme Buds Air 2 features an ergonomic in-ear stem design with a pebble-shaped case with a discreet side pairing button and a USB Type-C port at the bottom to support fast charging.  

The case is compact and looks premium, and having a compact design makes it easy to put these earphones in your pocket. 

In terms of the comfort, these wireless earbuds are very comfortable, and it comes with a silicone ear tip that offers a secure and comfortable fit in the ear canal.

Sound Quality

This budget true wireless earbuds feature 10mm Large DLC Drivers (carbon diaphragm) that produces bass heavy sound signature. The sound profile of the Realme Buds Air 2 is surprisingly better than the Realme Buds Air Pro.

The bass note is boosted, and it is very punchy, as well as the passive noise isolation enhances the effect of the bass. The Vocals are crystal clear. While the treble is good.

Overall sound quality of the earphone is excellent considering the price and other earbuds available in this price segment.

Active Noise Cancellation

Buds Air 2 supports up to 25dB of noise cancellation and can eliminate most low frequency noise such as the barking of airplanes, subways and other transportation tools. 

Talking about the call quality, this budget TWS earbuds comes equipped with a dual microphone with ENC environmental noise reduction algorithm to offer you decent hands free calling experience. 

The call quality of these budget wireless earbuds is pretty decent, works well indoors as well as outdoors. 

Battery Life

The company claims that the Realme Buds Air 2 has a battery Backup of up to 5 hours (4 hours with the ANC turned on) and a up to 25 hours total playback including the charging case.

You can charge your earphones with the included Type-C cable. A full charge takes about an hour to charge from 0 to 100. According to Realme, you can play for 2 hours in 10 minutes. 

Additional Features

Buds Air 2 comes with an in-ear detector that works as intended. Media playback is paused when removed and resumed when reattached. 

For touch control, you can customize each Realme Buds Air 2 pad to perform double tap, triple tap and long press actions.

You can choose from play/pause, next track, previous track, voice assist, toggle noise control mode, game mode options 

Buds Air 2 has an IPX5 rating, which means the TWS earphones are tough enough to withstand a sustained low pressure water spray.

The Realme Buds Air 2 comes with touch control gestures to adjust volume, answer calls and even you can summon the Google voice assistance, these touch controls are very responsive and work well with soft touch.

There are Bluetooth 5.2 and Advanced ACC and SBC codec in these earbuds that provide decent and strong connection between smartphone and earbuds.  

For gaming lovers, the Realme Buds Air 2 is equipped with a low latency mode to reduce delay while playing the game. This budget earbuds are compatible with both android and iPhone devices.

Verdict

If you are looking for the best true wireless earbuds under 5000 rupees, which have excellent sound signature, decent microphone and effective noise cancellation, then Realme Buds Air 2 is worth considering at Rs.3,299 in India.

5. JBL C115: Value For Money TWS Earbuds

JBL C115
JBL C115

Specifications

Weight: 5.15 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 6 hours; 15 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size: 5.8mm drivers | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Dual microphones | Charging Port: Type-C Port | Special features: Button controls, Bluetooth 5

Pros

  • Excellent well balanced sound 
  • Impressive battery life
  • Stable and strong wireless connection
  • premium and lightweight design
  • Good microphone

Cons

  • No App support
  • No IPX rating

The JBL C115 TWS is an affordable earphone from Harman’s house. The JBL C115  comes with features like a 21 hour battery life, Quick Charge, 5.8mm drivers, and Bluetooth v5.0.

Build Quality and Design

Thanks to Harman who constructed these JBL C115  wireless earbuds with high quality plastic material. The charging casen and earpieces have a decent build quality. The mate finishing on the earphone provides a premium look. 

In terms of comfort, this budget earphone from the JBL by Harman is very comfortable, Thanks to its  silicone eartips design that not only provides comfort, but it also offers excellent passive noise isolation.

JBL C115 comes with multi functional button controls for media controls, and works very well, and does not feel any issue during the operation.

Sound Quality

JBL C115 is powered by the 5.8mm driver in each earphone that produces the JBL sonic signature that all music lovers expect in the earphones. 

The 5.8mm drivers in the earphone are pretty loud, and provide punchy, well balanced bass output, thanks to the good passive noise isolation that helps earbuds prevent sound leakage during listening to music.

On other hands, vocals, mids and trebles are crystal clear.

Battery Life

JBL C115 loaded with a 55mAh battery in the earphone and 410mAh battery in the charging case, Including the both earbuds and charging case, JBL C115 gives around up to 21 hours of battery life in single charge. 

Each earbud delivers up to 3 to 4 hours of battery life in single charge.

For charging JBL C115 takes around two hours for charging from nothing to hundred via provided Type-C charging cable.

Additional Features

JBL C115 has Mono and Stereo modes, which means you can listen to music seamlessly or make calls with one or both headphones.

As mentioned above, these budget headphones come with comfortable yet responsive control buttons for handling media and calls.

Verdict

If you are looking for decent truly wireless earbuds for listening to music, then this JBL C115 is good to consider for under 5000 rupees in India.

Point note that these earbuds do not come with a IPX water rating, it might be a good option for sports enthusiasts who frequently use the earphones while running or exercise.

6. CROSSBEATS Evolve: All-round Performer

CROSSBEATS Evolve
CROSSBEATS Evolve

Specifications

Weight: 4.1 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 5 hours; 24 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size: 9mm drivers | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Dual microphones | Charging Port: Type-C Port | Special features: IPX4 rating, button control, Bluetooth 5, HD Qualcomm audio codec

Pros

  • Excellent Build quality
  • Dual dynamic drivers
  • aptX support
  • IPX4 rating 

Cons

  • Button controls 
  • Microphone

Crossbeats Evolve is the budget true wireless earbud home grown company the Crossbeats, which is known for making budget orientated gadgets sucha wireless earbuds, smartwatches and mobile accessories.

Build Quality and Design

Crossbeats Evolve comes with a unique design with a combination of transparent and hard plastic earbuds.

These earbuds have a matte finish with rubberized coating on the top, which looks very premium to use.

In terms of fit, the angled in-ear design and silicone eartips make it comfortable for long sessions, you just need to choose the right suitable eartips according to your ear. 

Crossbeats is doing pretty well with the case design. With a four-LED charging indicator on the front, a smooth rubberized finish and a sturdy cover, the charging case is stylish.

Crossbeats are very good for case design. Its four LED charging indicators on the front, a smooth rubber finish and a sturdy cover make the charging case smooth.

Sound Quality

The Crossbeats Evolve is equipped with dual dynamic drivers with aptX support that work separately to harmonize the generated sound. Thanks to these dual drives that deliver loud sound, and rich bass.

 For mid-range frequencies of  Crossbeats Evolve wireless earbuds are crystal clear with impressive sound separation.

Overall, sound quality of the Crossbeats Evolve is excellent for asking prices. 

For calling, the in built microphone works well during indoor and even at the outdoor, microphone significantly works well, but not perfect like premium TWS.

Battery Life

There is a 1000 mAh battery in the Crossbeats Evolve that lasts for 6 hours in single charge, with a charging case, it will last for 24 hours. With this charging case, earbuds get charged by around 3-4 times. 

Charging the earbud and charging case takes around two hours from drained battery to hundred percent via Type-C charger.

Additional Features

Similar to other earbuds in this price segment, these earbuds come with an IPX4 to resist sweat and splashing water. 

The Crossbeats Evolve have physical button controls to manage the media and voice calls. 

Verdict

Crossbeats Evolve comes with features like dual dynamic drivers, impressive battery and aptX support.

In terms of the performance, the Crossbeats Evolve produces a loud and rich bass sound signature, and also battery life and microphone is good.

If you are looking for the best all round TWS earbuds under 5000 rupees, then Crossbeat Evolve worth considering at price Rs.4,299.

7. boAt Airdopes 701 ANC: Best TWS With ANC Support

boAt Airdopes 701ANC
boAt Airdopes 701ANC

Specifications

Weight: 4.1 grams (per bud) | Battery life: 5 hours; 28 hours (with charging case) | Driver Size: 9mm drivers | Bluetooth range: 30 feet (10 meters) | Microphone: Dual microphones | Charging Port: Type-C Port | Special features: IPX7 water & sweat resistance, Touch gesture control, Bluetooth 5, 88ms Super Low Latency, Active Noise Cancellation up to 30 dB

Pros

  • Balanced sound signature
  • Efficient Active Noise cancellation
  • Fast charging support
  • IPX7 water & sweat resistance

Cons

  • Wear detections sensor
  • No volume controls 

bAot is indian brand, manufacturer of budget oriented products such as the wired and wireless earphones, smartwatches and Bluetooth speakers. 

boAt Airdopes series TWS earbuds are very popular in Indian market, and they come with amazing features.

Build Quality and Design

The boAt Airdopes 701 ANC has an excellent build quality and design, and it comes with pocket friendly charging case.

The charging case feels decent and solid build quality in the hand, while the mate finishing on the top gives a premium feel.

The earphones are very comfortable and securely fit to wear for a longer time, even if it does not feel any pain during the use. 

Sound Quality

boAt Airdopes 701 ANC features a 9mm driver inside each earbud that is decent enough to enjoy listening to music and watching movies. 

The bass output of the boAt Airdopes 701 ANC is balanced, with clean vocals, mids and treble.

But the overall sound profile of these earbuds are not too loud, and bass is not punchy as the Realme Buds Air 2 or Buds Air Pro and Enco W51. 

If you are a bass lover, then this budget true wireless earbuds are not best suitable for you. 

Active Noise Cancellation

boAt Airdopes 701 ANC has a ANC a.k.a Active Noise Cancelling feature that filters ambient noise down to 30dB.

The ANC features in these TWS earbuds are pretty decent for the asking price, which enhance the way of listening to the music. 

In terms of voice calling, these earbuds are excellent for indoor calling, but not for outdoor calling, the performance of the microphone is average for outdoor or noise conditions.

Battery Life

The Airdopes 701 ANC offers up to 5 hours of playback time for each bud on a single charge and 22 hours of playback time on a charge. 

Thanks to the fast charging support in the Airdopes 701 ANC, which juices up this device within 2 hours with the Type-c charging adapter.

Also, the boAt claims that these earbuds offer 60 mins of music playback, if you charge these earbuds for 10 mins.

Additional Features

It has water and sweat resistance marked IPX7, can be submerged up to 1 meter in water for 30 minutes.

Airdopes 701 ANC has a  IWP Instant Pairing Technology, which means the earbuds instantly connect with the device as soon as you remove earbuds from the case.

Verdict

If you are boAt fan, and the music is not your highest priority then the Airdopes 701 ANC is good for you.

The Active noise Cancellation and battery life of the Airdopes 701 ANC is one area where it competes with other earbuds in the market that are available at this price segment

We hope that this article has helped you in buying decision. If you have questions and if you think we should review or include other models, let us know in the comments section below.

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