RHA TrueConnect True Wireless Earbuds

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RHA TrueConnect True Wireless Earbuds Review Facts

A true pair of wireless earbuds from TrueConnect with Bluetooth capability. These can be used for everyday wear but they are also perfect for sports and or physical activity. They do come with a higher price point but you get a three-year warranty, so you know you are getting something that will last for three years. If you look at it like that, it’s definitely an investment worthwhile. A great perk for anyone that is using these for working out is that they are sweat-proof and waterproof which is huge. No matter where you are sweating or if you just happened to get wet, don’t worry you are in good hands with these headphones. RHA is based out of the United Kingdom and they pride themselves on the rich heritage of invention and engineering in the UK. These are a perfect alternative to the Apple Airpods if you decide that those are not for you. The RHA TrueConnect was definitely recognizable but they are stylish in every way possible. A more discreet look, while still maintaining a stylish design, plus there is no sacrifice in comfort. These IPX5 earbuds operate on Bluetooth 5.0, which is the highest level of proficiency for Bluetooth. These earbuds will become your everyday partner getting you through the day with music, podcasts or phone calls. It’s an everyday earbud that will not leave you disappointed.

 

Editor's Pros & Cons
Pros

Good sound quality

Great design

Comfort and a secure fit

Bluetooth capability

Excellent water-resistance and sweat-resistance

Cons

Price

Noise cancellation from outside noise is not great

Activities
Activities

Activities

These are truly a pair of earbuds that can be for anyone. If you walk into any big city you will see most people walking around with earbuds. It’s easy for commuters who are not driving, to simply pop them in and go. Whether you take the train or the bus or walk, these are perfect for listening to a morning podcast, afternoon music or taking a phone call. Another positive for a commuter is how stylish these earbuds are.

From the everyday guy to the athlete to the casual runner, these earbuds will satisfy you. The fit is comfortable, which is an important feature for a long workout. The sweatproof and waterproof construction is designed for workouts indoors and outdoors. These are also constructed with a lightweight design. The earbuds fit securely into the ear, so you almost forget that you are wearing them. Connect anywhere, for an intense workout, or just a daily walk, no matter what activity you embark on the RHA TrueConnect has you covered. They will stay on all day for the commute or during any activities. The durability is top of the line.
Basic Features
Basic Features

Basic Features

The battery life is one of the first basic features we want to highlight. These earbuds come with a sleek and sophisticated charging case and you’ll get five hours playback from a single charge! That’s major. A fast charge is fifteen minutes and it’s equal to two and a half hours of playtime. The charging case will give you four charges, which is definitely more than the average charging cases can provide. IPX5 water-resistant and sweat-resistant certification to ensure a durable long lasting performance. The fit is secure and ideal for active use and comes with Comply, TrueGrip Plus, and RHA TrueConnect tips. The tips are made for all-day comfort and use.
Advanced Features
Advanced Features

Advanced Features

Bluetooth 5.0, top of the line Bluetooth technology which means that you don’t need to worry about connectivity issues. However, a few people did mention that they had Bluetooth connection issues, which is a shame because the Bluetooth technology should be the top of the top. The Bluetooth capability gives digital assistant control and allows for smooth call quality. It might depend on when and where you use it in terms of the call quality. Hands-free calls is definitely an advanced feature when it works well. The stem design is made to maximize call quality and this was something carefully thought out when the design was planned. The stem design was made with the consumer in mind to improve call quality, music, and the overall transmission quality.

One very important feature is the three-year warranty. This is an important feature when spending $170 on a pair of earbuds, you can be certain if something does happen you will be covered.
Sound Quality
Sound Quality

Sound Quality

The sound is crisp and clear on the RHA TrueConnect, so get ready to listen to some solid music or your favorite podcast. The ear tips have an ergonomic build to seal and improve sound isolation. These do have noise cancellation but it’s not the best of the best. It can handle background chatter or the sound of an A/C unit. However, it works. There is an integrated microphone but it’s nothing special, but of course, you can make phone calls and it does the job. The microphone is good enough to use all day.

The bass is really loud and powerful so you must be ready for it. It’s not too loud and it’s got a nice sound. One pro-tip is that if you swap out the pre-installed silicone ear tips for the Comply Memory Foam ones the isolation of outside noise and the bass was great. The memory foam molds to the ear canal, it creates a tailored fit and the dense material helps to rid of external noise away. Some did complain that the treble can sound sharp. The sound quality is overall some of the best as long as you can handle the treble.
Connectivity
Connectivity

Connectivity

It’s easy to stay connected with the wireless RHA TrueConnect, any track, any app, any contact, it’s very easy to stay connected to anyone. Compatible with all phones and digital assistants. It has top of the line connectivity.

The earbuds come with a USB-C cable, seven pairs of dual-density silicone ear tips, three pairs of Comply Foam Rx-2000 ear tips and a stainless steel ear tip caddy.

The stem design and Bluetooth 5 have a strong signal strength between earbuds and phones. There are controls on the right and left earbuds that allow it to start and stop or skip any audio playback. You can also change the volume, control calls and activate your digital assistant for the advanced device from the earbuds.
Comfort
Comfort

Comfort

Many users have noted that these are light and very comfortable, they are non-discreet and compact. Comply Foam ear tips and RHA’s custom TrueConnect silicone tips ensure a perfect fit. The tips are made to wear for hours at a time inside of the ear. There are different sizes of ear tips so everyone can find the right size for themselves. Comply Foam TrueGrip Plus ear tips come in different sizes. Ideally, you can wear these for hours and they will not hurt the ear, they were constructed for multi-hour listening sessions.
Style
Style

Style

The earbuds have an understated and minimal design. The style is one of the strong suits with an all-black look they are not easily recognizable in the ear, which is great for someone that is looking for a more minimal style. The style is perfect for a commuter because these are definitely on the more stylish side, which makes them transitional and versatile. These are stylish but note that the airpods to protrude out of the ear. There is no neckband on the RHA TrueConnect they are truly a wireless pair of earbuds.

The finish is a matte-black finish, which is a beautiful sleek look and an understated appearance. The rubberized material is what makes it comfortable in the ear. There is a red dot on the right earbud and this is the only marker to differentiate the left from the right.
Durability
Durability

Durability

The RHA TrueConnect is designed with activity in mind, whether that is at the gym or just living life and running errands. Because these are designed with activity in mind, they are durable and come with a secure fit. These earbuds are an all-plastic construction, the matte finish promotes a luxurious feel. The stem design was also constructed for durability.

The earbuds are made for running, exercising or the gym in terms of long-lasting durability. You won’t need to worry about these falling out at any time.
Ease of Use
Ease of Use

Ease of Use

Since these are wireless earbuds, you don’t need to worry about any wire or any neckbands, that alone is definitely ease of use for most people. Stainless steel ear tip holder to make sure the earbuds stay safe. The TruConnect earbuds maintain a reliable connection with Bluetooth as long as you are in the ten-meter Bluetooth range.

It’s very easy to pair the RHA TrueConnect to smartphones. All you have to do is hold the large circular button on the earbud and it will initiate the pairing automatically. Once they connect you will hear a gong sound, all you have to do is click Bluetooth settings in the phone and pair with the RHA TrueConnect. It’s always easy to use Google Assistant all you have to do is press both the left and right buttons down. The right earbud is the one to push to pause the music and to play again and to manage the volume. The left earbud is the one you push to skip songs. A few people mentioned the controls as being difficult.

Please note that it doesn’t support the AAC, LDAC, or aptX.
Power Source
Power Source

Power Source

This carries a lot of charge, twenty-five hours with fast charging. The TrueConnect carries five hours of charge; with another twenty hours in the metal-reinforced charging case. These earbuds can be charged up to fifty percent in fifteen minutes. An additional four hours of charging and fast charging is obtained with the USB-C charging case which is a brilliant, sophisticated, and functional charging case. is brilliant. There are three LED’s which indicate remaining battery levels before the earpods will die.
Price
Price

Price

The RHA TrueConnect is definitely an investment, but it’s a good investment at that. The earbuds come with a three-year warranty which is definitely a reason to make this investment. The price is coming in at just about $170 but again it’s an investment piece. These are meant to be worn day in and day out and at a price that can be justified. If you are in the market for a pair of earbuds the price is about average to the competitors and what you will find in the market. It’s important to keep in mind that there is a lot of bang for your buck with this product which is another reason why the price is aligned with the overall market price.
Key Features
Key Features

Key Features

A three-year warranty is one of the best key features because if anything goes wrong you have the warranty to cover you. The battery would hold you over for a few solid workouts and it’s easy to get another quick charge with the USB charging case. The charging case has an extra twenty hours of charge time. Sweat-proof and waterproof there is no need to worry about any water or sweat ruining these earpods. So strap them on and go.
Bottom Line
Bottom Line

Bottom Line

The RHA TrueConnect is constructed with the best of the best technology and design. The sound quality has great bass and for any music lover, they will be sure to enjoy these earbuds. Any athlete or regular person will enjoy the earpods and the quality of the earpods. They even provide the extra ear tips so everyone can find the right size for their ears. Overall these are an investment but if you are in the market for wireless Bluetooth earbuds these are a great option. The stem design maximizes the call quality and the earbuds can be used for making phone calls on the go or anytime during the day. The stem design is also great for listening to music and podcasts.