Samsung along with the Galaxy Watch Active smartwatch also announced the Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds at the Unpacked 2019 event. The Samsung Galaxy Buds are the next generation of true wireless earbuds, succeeding the Gear IconX that was launched back in 2016, and are said to be 30% smaller.
The Samsung wireless earphones are made in collaboration with AKG, are characterized by the Enhanced Ambient Sound feature that allows the wearer to clearly hear the surrounding environment during music playback or on call.
Furthermore, thanks to the Adaptive Dual Microphone, the Galaxy Buds use an internal microphone and an external microphone to clearly transmit the voice even in noisy environments. In terms of technical specifications, the wireless earbuds are equipped with a Bluetooth 5.0 and packs a 58mAh battery in each earbud, which are said to deliver up to 5 hours of calling, or up to 6 hours of music playback on a single charge.
Samsung Galaxy Buds come with a 5.8pi dynamic driver in each earbud. Bixby will understand instructions in British English, German, Italian, and Spanish languages. The charging case features a 252mAh battery, delivering a boost of up to 7 hours – increasing music playback time to 13 hours and talk time to 11 hours, Samsung claims. The charging case can deliver up to 1.7 hours of playback with a 15-minute charge.
Each of the Samsung Galaxy Buds’ earbuds weighs 5.6 grams, while the case weighs 39.6 grams. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, proximity sensor, and also come with touch sensors (for controlling playback, taking calls), as well as ear on/ off detection. The charging case is powered by USB Type-C. The Galaxy Buds are compatible with Android devices running 5.0 or higher, requiring 1.5GB of RAM or more. They support SBC, AAC, Scalable (Samsung proprietary) codecs.
Samsung Galaxy Earbuds Price in USA, Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Earbuds price in USA has been set at $129.99 and it is listed now on BHphotovideo.com store in the United States and the shipping will start March 8. It will come in Black, White, and Yellow color options.