In recent years, there has been a trend among earphone manufacturers, of coming up with different compact design concepts of the earphones, but only a few stand out of the rest, One such is the Padmate slide mini truly wireless earphones.
What do you get with Pamu Slide Mini?
- Pamu Slide Mini Earphones
- Earphones Charging Case
- USB-C Charging Cable
- Soft Carry Pouch
- Eartips [S, M, L]
In terms of design, these earphones have a small & compact form factor, and they fit well in your pockets, these earphones come in 4 different color options that are black, White, Pink & Green, The Earphones feels very premium, given the low price point, we are impressed by its design.
In terms of fit and comfort, the Pamu slide mini earphones fitted perfectly in our ears although we were required to try all the ear tips to find the perfect fit for our ears, These earphones are also IPX6 water-resistant.
The audio output via the Pamu Mini is descent, We also noticed the sound balance is good, as it offers decent bass and good mids, these earphones are great for listening to vocal music.
We had a good experience with calls using these earphones, which helps great audio reception, Sound isolation on these earphones is okay, you really can expect more out a low priced earphone, but for its pricing it the sound isolation is good.
Operations & Battery Life on the Pamu Slide Mini
Using the earphones is quite simple, you just need to take these out out the charging case and they would in pairing mode, you can even press the earphones rear for few seconds to turn it on/off and press it a bit longer will get it into pairing mode.
The Earphones took around 1.5 hours to get charged, the charging case has a USB-C Port, and it took around 2 hours to get charged, We got around 9 hours of continuous usage with these earphones. One can charge these earphones in case 3-4 times.
These earphones are also wireless charging compatible, which is an exceptional feature, considering the price it sells for.
The Earphones are controlled via the touch controls in the earphones, we have few gestures that need to be performed in order to perform various action such as increasing/decreasing volume, playing/pausing music, picking up calls, etc.
We felt that the touch controls are too sensitive in these earphones, and the actions get performed automatically even if there is a slight touch via a cloth or a pillow, hence you really can`t use these earphones properly while lying down.
Connectivity & Range of the Earphones
We found the connectivity in these earphones to be good as they have the Qualcomm QCC3020 Chipset and Bluetooth 5.0, these earphones remain connected if you are in and around your paired device. While listing to music, we tried moving up to 20 feet and the earphones played music without any distortion or disconnection.
Market Analysis of Similarly priced earphones
We analyzed few earphones that are currently selling in the market at a similar price point & we feel that Pamu Mini is an exception, as it offers good battery life and wireless charging.
These earphones are great in terms of fashion & accessories point of view, they offer great design and Audio Quality which is good enough for your daily usages like calls, music, etc.