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These $59 wireless earbuds are a bargain alternative to pricey AirPods

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 Plus Lifestyle
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 Plus Lifestyle (Image credit: Cambridge Audio)

Cambridge Audio is proving that you don't need to spend AirPods money to get great-sounding wireless earbuds. Right now, you can get the Melomania 1+ true wireless earbuds for just $60 (opens in new tab) as part of the Prime Day extravaganza. You don't need to be an Amazon Prime subscriber to partake in this deal, either.

These earbuds are available in both white and black to give you a little choice when matching your aesthetic. Regardless of the color, you can expect award-winning sound that can be enhanced with an app that controls various aspects of the audio. There's USB-C charging for those who already have a million of those cables as well.

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Sounds great, right?

Sound that even feels good

Cambridge Audio points out that its Melomania 1+ earbuds come with a selection of premium memory foam and silicone tips included, while the 4.6g weight of each earbud makes them comfortable for longer periods of time.

Cambridge Audio has more than 50 years of audio expertise behind these earbuds, and you can be sure all of that has been brought to bear here. In terms of battery life, buyers can expect up to nine hours of listening time per charge with an additional 36 hours offered by the included charging case.

Still on the hunt for AirPods instead? Check out our list of the best AirPods deals including AirPods Max and more before placing any orders elsewhere. Your wallet will thank you.

Oliver Haslam
Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.