Amazon Announces 2nd-Generation Echo Buds

The brand new second-generation model of Amazon’s Echo Buds earbuds is smaller and lighter than its predecessor and affords higher sound.

“The all-new Echo Buds are higher in so some ways—a smaller design, a extra comfy match, Energetic Noise Cancellation know-how, a brand new shade and wi-fi charging choice, and high-performance drivers for dynamic audio,” Amazon senior vice chairman Tom Taylor writes within the announcement put up. “It’s by no means been simpler for purchasers to convey Alexa with them all through their day—whether or not at dwelling, strolling the neighborhood, or commuting to work, all they need to do is ask to play music or podcasts, name to verify in on a cherished one, add an merchandise to their to-do listing, and a lot extra.”

Amazon says that the brand new Echo Buds are 20 % smaller, lighter, and IPX4-rated to face up to splashes, sweat, or mild rain. The nozzle affords higher consolation with a shorter nozzle and new built-in vents scale back ear strain throughout use. They arrive with 4 ear tip sizes and two wing tip sizes to make sure a correct seal, and the brand new Energetic Noise Cancellation characteristic cancels twice as a lot noise in comparison with the primary technology, Amazon claims.

Echo Buds provide as much as 5 hours of music playback per cost with Energetic Noise Cancellation enabled and the provided compact case offers two further fees for a complete of as much as 15 hours of music playback. A 15-minute fast cost provides you with as much as two hours of music playback, in response to Amazon.

The brand new Echo Buds usually price $119.99, however they are available for preorder starting today for just $99.99 for a limited time and can ship Could 13, Amazon says.

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