Thank you Tronsmart for providing the most talked about budget ANC earphones, the new Apollo Bold, for review.

Lazada link: Apollo Bold
Aliexpress link: Apollo Bold

 

Specifications & features
 Chip: Qualcomm QCC5124, supports aptX, AAC, SBC
Technology: Qualcomm® aptX™audio technology, Qualcomm® Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) technology, Qualcomm® TrueWireless™ Stereo Plus, Qualcomm® cVc®
• USB Type-C Charging
Bluetooth 5.0
• Water-Resistant: IP45

Bluetooth Compatibility: HFP/HSP/AVRCP/A2DP
• Impedance: 32Ω±15%
• Driver: 10mm

• Frequency: 20 – 20K Hz
• Battery Capacity: Earbuds: 85 mAh; Charging case: 500 mAh
• Charging Time: Earbud: 2 to 2.5 hours Charging case: 2.5 hours; 10 minutes charging for 1-hour use
• Play Time: Earphone: ANC On: up to 7 hours (50% volume) ANC Off: up to 10 hours (50% volume); Charging case: over 30 hours (50% volume)
• Standby Time: Earphone: about 60 hours; Charging case: 90 days

 

The box

 

 

Open box

 

 

Contents

• Apollo Bold with charging case
• 3 pairs of ear tips (S, M, L)
• USB Type C charging cable
• Storage bag
• Quick start guide
• User manual
• Warranty card

 

Apollo Bold with charging case

 

 

Ear tips

 

USB Type C charging cable

 

 

Storage bag

 

 

Quick start guide

 

 

User manual

In 7 languages – English, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, French, Russian & Japanese

 

Warranty card

 

 

Charging

 

 

Testing

 

 

Final thoughts
The Apollo Bold’s box has more of a premium feel when opening. You are greeted with information about its hybrid active noise canceling.

The build of the Apollo Bold is really impressive with the black and gold rings.

 

The Apollo Bold’s signature is fantastic thanks to the Graphene drivers. Apollo Bold has a really strong and deep bass. Mids and highs are still clearly noticeable.

 

Apollo Bold’s Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling has 3 modes – Noise Cancellation on, Ambient mode on and off.

The Apollo Bold’s Noise Cancellation does a really good job of cancelling out the environmental noises. With the ambient mode on, it increases the environment sound so that you are aware of your surrounding. Off is the normal mode without ANC or Ambient mode.

 

The touch control on the Apollo Bold is really responsive and accurate to each touch.

 

Apollo Bold intelligent in-ear detection which has a sensor beneath the charging contacts on both earphones. Videos or songs will pause when you take out the Apollo Bold from your ear and resume play when you put the Apollo Bold back into your ear.

 

Here’s how the Apollo Bold’s intelligent in-ear detection in action.

 

Tronsmart will be releasing an app in September 2020 which you can update the Apollo Bold via OTA, EQ sound effects switch and customize the touch control.

 

If you’re looking for ANC earphones and on a budget, you will definitely not be disappointed with the Tronsmart Apollo Bold.


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