Boat Airdopes 281 Review: Price, Features, Specs, Vs 431 Vs 291
Boat Airdopes 281 Review With Pros and Cons
With wide-ranging choices to choose from, singling out the perfect pair of headphones is a difficult choice.
From the traditional wired earphones to the in-ear wireless stereos, you have a lot of variants available.
You can pick one out based on your preference, needs, and budget. Boat has launched boat airdopes 281 pro earbuds in India 2021.
If you ever came across Boat Airdopes 291 or boat airdopes 281 while window shopping and got stuck in second thoughts? It’s time to bid goodbye to all those scruples.
Have a sneak-peek into this review and jump out of all qualms!
We have also covered the recently launched boat airdopes 421 review with full details.
What we are going to include in this review guide of boat airdopes 281 and boat airdopes 291.
Boat airdopes 291 review in detail and boat airdopes 281 review
boat airdopes 291/281 specifications and features
boat airdopes 291/281 latest price in India, launch date or release date
some special specifications(specs) in boat airdopes 291 and 281
We will compare with other similar boat airdopes earpods.
Boat launched boat airdopes 291 or boat airdopes 281 true wireless bluetooth earbuds in the Indian market in February 2020.
Boat Airdopes 281 Review and Boat Airdopes 291 Review
We will be talking about the design, music output, battery backup performance, and other features of this recent launch boat true wireless earbud in India in 2020.
1 pair of earbuds
1 charging case
2 pair of earcaps
1 charging cable(C-Type)
Manual Guide For Setup
Boat Warranty Claim Card
Details About Other Boat Products
Boat Airdopes 291 And Boat Airdopes 281 Review: Specifications(Specs), Features, Price in India, Music Performance
It delivers strong and crisp highs. Mids and lows are also balanced.
The loudness is also good and the sound doesn’t distort even at higher volumes.
Overall, the sound quality is good. You can equalize the sound on your device and tune it according to your taste.
Once tuned, these Airdopes are truly a dope.
You can also see boat airdopes 441 Pro review in details.
Read boat airdopes 121v2 review. It is the cheapest TWS from the boat brand in the market.
So, you may not have a very good calling experience outdoors. The mic quality of this boat earbud is good.
Boat Airdopes 281/291: Specification, features, and functions
Airdopes(Airpods) 281/291 True Wireless Earpods
Type of Headphone
TWS(True Wireless Stereo) In the Ear Twin Wireless Ear-Buds
420mAH(4x times charge)
Earbuds Battery Capacity
40mAH x 2
CTC(Capacitive Touch Controls)
Sweat & Water Resistant Rating
Active Black, Furious Blue
20 Hz to 20KHz
Around 60 Minutes
Wireless Bluetooth Range
Approx. 10 meters
C-Type USB Cable
Advanced Audio Coding
4 x 1.9 x 2.5 Centimetres
Boat Airdopes 281/291 Price in India
It has an extremely sturdy and stylish finish. It comes in the classic black colour. It has cushy earbuds designed to extreme fit.
It has embedded LED indicators that indicate its battery status. It can be changed easily via a Type C charging cable.
Red LED light blinks to indicate that the case is charging. The red LED light stops flashing once the case is fully charged.
Once fully charged, it can charge your earbuds up to 4 times.
Manual power off– You can also turn them off by pressing the CTC on the earbuds for 5 seconds.
Boat airdopes 281 has touchpads embedded in the earbuds for easy and efficient control.
You can easily use these touchpads to play or pause audio and change tracks.
You can also use the above procedure to reject incoming calls.
Short press the CTC once to end the ongoing call.
If the earbuds are outside the case, then press and hold CTC for 3 seconds to turn them ON. Once they are ON, the LED light begins to flash in blue.
You can also turn them off by pressing the CTC on the earbuds for 5 seconds.
The pairing mode lasts for 3 minutes. If the pairing time is missed, you will have to reconnect the earbuds to your device.
The selected earbud will automatically enter the pairing mode. Red and blue LED lights will start flashing to indicate the same.
Now, turn on Bluetooth on your device and search for ‘Boat Airdopes 291’ in the popup.
As soon as the earbuds enter the pairing mode, red and blue light will flash alternatively.
Now, turn on Bluetooth on your device and select ‘Boat Airdopes 291’ from the list.
Boat Airdopes 291 Comparison with other Boat Airdopes
The only difference between them is their colours. Boat Airdopes 291 is available in active black colour.
While the Boat Airdopes 281 comes in furious blue colour.
The regular pressing of embedded buttons can harm your ears. The touchpads not only provide convenient control but also prove softer on your ears.
Compared to Boat Airdopes 431 which is bass focused, Boat Airdopes 291 gives cleaner vocals and a balanced bass ratio.
The overall sound quality performance of boat 281 is better than boat 431.
It has touchpads embedded in the earbuds. The touchpads are safer for ears in comparison to the touch buttons.
It delivers a smooth and balanced sound. It provides cleaner vocals in comparison to the bass focused variants.
It provides instant access to voice assistants like Google and Siri.
It has capacitive touch control which is both convenient and efficient.
Supports Stereo Calling
It does not provide good noise cancellation. So, if you are stuck in noisy areas, you may experience distortion in the audio while calling.
It is not apt for higher graphic games like PUBG. Users have reported experiencing a lagging sound.
Battery backup provided by this variant is average and certainly not worthy for a price of 2,999.
Boat Airdopes 281 is not appropriate for games like PUBG both due to lagging sound and battery backup.
The playback time of these earbuds is just 3.5 hours. So, if you are addicted to playing PUBG for long hours, a battery backup of 3.5 hours won’t be sufficient.
So, if you are not a gamer and an average CVC is not an issue, then you may go for it, provided you get it at the right price.
Boat Airdopes 281 has good sound quality and provides a smooth sound. So, if an optimum music experience is your goal, go, grab it.