Dec 22, 2020
It’s Christmas all over again!
Ho ho ho! Merry Macmas! Jeff Berg rejoins Dan and Jake to talk about the present that Santa Tim dropped for all the good Apple children: AirPods Max! Jake has a pair of the new headphones and we review features, audio quality, comparisons, all of it! Plus, we try Apple Fitness+, and a holiday episode wouldn’t be complete without a holiday gift guide for all the techies in your life. Pour a cup of cheer and listen in!
Recorded December 18, 2020
The Icon Garden Gift Guide
(!) A note from Jeff: I must disclose that I work for REI because REI sells Peak Design and Goal Zero Products. I am not directly compensated for endorsement, but I received a discount when I purchased the products. I did purchase and do use all of the products I list here. Opinions are my own.
00:00:00 - Introduction
00:01:45 - Returning Special Guest Jeff Berg
00:03:17 - AirPods Max Introduced
00:07:55 - AirPods Max Style and Form
00:16:34 - Ergonomics Comparison
00:26:09 - AirPods Max Audio Quality
00:33:02 - Spatial Audio
00:39:55 - Auto-Device Switching
00:47:31 - The Smart Case
00:56:59 - AirPods Max: Value and Price
01:20:40 - Microphone Quality
01:21:59 - Apple Fitness+ First Impressions
01:34:57 - The Icon Garden Gift Guide
01:52:08 - Outtro and Credits