Bluetooth connectivity is the main feature of these two headphones, Boat Airdopes 161 Pro and Boat Airdopes 170. The Boat Airdopes 161 Pro, released in 2020, has Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity and supports 10m range of connectivity. It offers 8 hours of playtime and charging time of 1.5 hours. On the other hand, the Boat Airdopes 170 released in 2021 has Bluetooth 5.2 connectivity and supports a 10m range of connectivity. Along with that, it provides 16 hours of playtime and a decent charging time of 1.5 hours. Both the headphones come with ergonomic earbuds, sweat and water-resistant, voice assistance support and a one-touch tap control.
When it comes to sound quality, both the headphones are equipped with 10mm dynamic drivers that give bass-boosted HD sound quality. However, Boat Airdopes 170 has a super-fast charge feature, which charges the headphones in 10 minutes and offers a powerful battery capability. Both the headphones come with a Type-C port for easy charging.
So to conclude, Boat Airdopes 161 Pro offers 8 hours of playtime while the Boat Airdopes 170 offers 16 hours of playtime and a quick-charge feature. Both the headphones have a good range of connectivity and offer impressive sound quality with bass-boosted HD sound. Depending on your budget and requirements, you can decide which one to buy.