for one they should have made it usb 3Cringe at this guy gushing on them. Zero benefits of a lightening connector matter when talking about the removal of a port. The iPhone 6S has the same damn lightening port - and the same headphones have all the same advantages when you use it. Apple removing the port is the topic - not how cool a lightening port is.
Also - No other differences? Really - how about the significant move of the control piece to pre-split of the wires? And why does holding the up volume button skip tracks? This is done by double clicking the middle button which he clearly was not doing.
two - improve the audio.
why get rid of it if youre not offering a better experience?