Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2 TWS) Hands-on Review: The Perfect Accessory for Xiaomi Smartphone

ByJoe Horner 2019-10-07 7407

At the Xiaomi 5G new product launch in September, Lei Jun not only brought the astonishing Xiaomi MIX Alpha, cost-effective Xiaomi 9 Pro, also released a Xiaomi wireless Bluetooth headset Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Xiaomi Air2 TWS). This TWS earbuds overall design is more stylish and lightweight and also supports LHDC high-definition decoding (currently available in Xiaomi 9 Pro), intelligent voice wake-up and other features, more perfect. Moreover, the Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2 TWS) is already available at Gearbest for about $91.

 Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2

The previous Xiaomi Air generation was not perfect in some ways, and the Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2) has been greatly improved. The overall design is more fashionable and lightweight, but also abandoned the previous ear-in scheme, the wearing experience has been upgraded. The key is that the headset also adds Bluetooth 5.0, LHDC HD decoding (currently available at Xiaomi 9 Pro), intelligent voice wake-up and other features, the overall become more perfect.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2 TWS) Outlook

The box design of Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 is still the traditional Xiaomi headset style, open the box, you can see that there are not many accessories, true wireless Bluetooth headset, charging box and a Type-C interface data cable, in addition to the instructions.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

Compared with the previous generation, the charging box size of this Mi Airdots Pro 2 headset has been reduced a lot, on the one hand, it has brought a higher appearance, on the other hand, it has also improved its portability.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

The opening and closing mode is also designed by magnetic absorption, the damping control is very easy, one hand can easily complete the opening and closing. However, compared with Apple's AirPods, there is still a little gap. After all, the price of the Xiaomi AirDots Pro 2 is only 1/3 of the Apple AirPots, and there is really no need to ask for so many details.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2 TWS) Battery Life

The Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2, like the previous generation, uses the Type-C charging interface, which is my favorite charging interface at the moment. It is very convenient to use a mobile phone charger to charge this headset directly. In addition, there is a LED display in the middle of the charging box, which will appear red in the charging state and turn green when it is full, which is very intuitive.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

Moreover, the Air2 TWS headset can be filled with battery box in an hour, and the Air2 TWS headset can be charged 3.5 times when the charging box is fully charged, in addition, the headset can last for 4 hours at a time, which can last up to 14 hours if used with the charging box.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2 TWS) Features

If the previous generation of Xiaomi wireless Bluetooth headset Air shape is still more personalized, then the new Xiaomi true wireless Bluetooth headset Air 2 gives people the feeling is more like the AirPods, and the previous generation of the biggest difference is the absence of silicone earrings. Xiaomi True Wireless Bluetooth headset Air 2 adopts semi-ear design, built-in 14.2mm composite large composite diaphragm moving ring, and supports the latest LHDC Bluetooth HD decoding technology, the human voice music level is more clear and accurate, the stereo effect is very good.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

TheXiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 (Air2 TWS) supports voice calls, with a microphone at the top and a microphone at the bottom of the headset to reduce the noise of the surrounding environment. The inside of the headset is also equipped with infrared optical sensors, which can monitor the wearing status of the headset in real time and improve the duration of the headset.

In addition, the Xiaomi True Wireless Bluetooth headset Air 2 also supports touch operation. Tapping the outside of the headset can realize the functions of answering incoming calls, awakening voice assistants, music pause / playback and so on.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

Another upgrade experience for Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 is that the headset interacts better with the MIUI operating system. The first generation of Xiaomi wireless Bluetooth headset Air connection headset needs to turn on Bluetooth, enter the Bluetooth setup center, ordinary headset Bluetooth signal, and manually connect. The Xiaomi True Wireless Bluetooth headset Air 2 only needs to make sure that the Xiaomi phone turns on Bluetooth, and the MIUI system will automatically search for Bluetooth headset signals. Both MIUI 10 and MIUI 11 support this feature.

Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 

After successful pairing, each time the charging box is opened, the Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 will automatically connect to the mobile phone, and the connection pairing interval will be very short, and each time the mobile phone will automatically pop up and the automatic connection status will be displayed. This transition display can not only display the left and right headphones and the charge box electricity situation, but also can enter more setting functions, manually set the headset touch operation mode, how convenient how to come, completely depends on their own operating habits.


Generally speaking, compared with the previous generation, Xiaomi Mi Airdots Pro 2 has improved in terms of endurance, sound quality, and personalization, as well as a lot of improvement in touch sensitivity and accuracy, which can automatically awaken Xiao Ai's voice assistant. You can also use fixed words for voice control, such as "last song" or "next song", which is still worth about $90. If you're using a Xiaomi phone, try this new Bluetooth headset.

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