Amazon new Echo Buds are 20 percent smaller and offer great comfort

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Amazon new Echo buds
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Amazon’s Echo Buds are the company’s first wireless earbuds. They come with Bose’s proprietary noise reduction technology and incredible sounding system. Raising the bar bit higher Amazon has freshly announced the second generation of Amazon Echo Buds. They come with a brand new design and enhanced audio capabilities. Including a special Active Noise Cancellation technology along with hands-free Alexa.

Amazon made some impressive changes to this new Echo Buds like Amazon has reduced their overall size. Their design mainly focused on providing maximum comfort for users. The new Amazon Echo Buds feature a vented design for eliminating unnecessary ear pressure, similar to the AirPods Pro and Pixel Buds design. Also, Amazon has shortened the nozzle to fit the Echo Buds as comfortably as possible in your ear canal. In addition to this, the ear tips shaped like an oval shape.

Recently in the industry, many privacy concerns were raised among users. Addressing those concerns Amazon made its efforts to protect user’s privacy. Amazon Echo Buds are designed with multiple layers of privacy controls and now you can even mute the mics with the Alexa app.

Based on reports, Amazon Echo Buds will be available for $119.99 in the US. It will be available in two color options like Black and Glacier White color. Also, the company provides six months of Amazon Music Unlimited and Audible Plus free for selected customers. Let’s take a better look at this new wireless Echo Buds.

Here are the details of Amazon new Echo Buds

Amazon’s second-generation Echo Buds are quite small, light, and comfortable to wear. Designed to look stylish and feel great with their excellent sound system, no matter what you’re listening to. This time Amazon made Echo buds outside-facing exterior all matte instead of a glossy touch surface like on the original Echo Buds. Also, Amazon made its logo onto the earbuds this time around.

With the original Echo Buds, Amazon used some of Bose’s noise reduction technology. But this time Amazon designed everything by itself. Amazon claims that the second-generation Echo Buds cancel twice as much noise as before. In addition to this, Earbuds’ sound quality also improved, according to Amazon’s press release.

Along with that, the second-gen Echo Buds has rated IPX4 for water and sweat. Amazon says they can withstand any exercise and light rain. And the three microphones on each bud provide excellent and smooth communication. They’re optimized to capture lower frequencies compared to the prior generation. So you can enjoy your voice calls with better quality audio, also either bud can made to perform standalone in mono mode.

Earbuds feature an Advanced chipset that powers Alexa and active noise cancellation. And its compact high-performance dynamic driver can produce increased bass and treble fidelity. Whereas Active noise cancellation technology limits background noise while passthrough mode lets you hear what’s happening around you. You can use the onboard tap control to switch between the two modes. Overall you get an excellent sounding system that handles all your voice requirements.

Amazon Echo Buds designed to protect your privacy

These new Echo Buds come with multilayers of privacy protections and controls. Including the ability to mute the mics with the Alexa app. Also, you can have control over your voice recordings and it offers extra safety features. Such as you can view, hear or delete them at any time as you wish.

Also, they are quite easy to set up and use. To use these Amazon Echo Buds you need to open the Alexa app on your phone. After that open the case and wait for the blue light. Once it appears tap the pop-up notification in the app, click on it to finish the setup. In addition to this, you can even customize your fit with the included ear tips and wingtips. Designed as 21 percent smaller than the original Echo Buds.

Also, you get to experience hands-free with Alexa. These new earbuds work with Alexa to play music, stream podcasts, or read Audible audiobooks. And its advanced microphones offer hands-free access to Alexa without tapping. Alexa provides everything you need, you can skip songs, resume reading and turn up the volume.

Coming to its battery, Amazon Echo Buds offers enough power for working and playing. It has a long-lasting battery and includes a charging case that lets you enjoy the audio experience all day long. As per reports, it offers 5 hours of music playback per charge. In addition to this, you get up to 15 hours with a charging case and up to 2 hours with a 15-minute quick charge.

Other details

With the Alexa support, you can make calls, start a meditation session and you can also set a reminder. All this you can perform without ever picking up your phone from your pocket.

Along with this, You can even get help from nearby Alexa devices to find your buds. They will play an audible chime to help you to locate your Echo Buds easily. In addition to this, Amazon will introduce a VIP filter feature soon to Echo buds, which debited on its Echo Frames. This new feature allows you to select the notification that matters and avoid the rest.

Conclusion

Recently, Amazon introduced its second-generation pair of Echo Buds. This new Amazon Echo bud comes with some new enhanced features and design changes. They were designed to be 20 percent smaller than original buds, with the user’s comfort in mind. Also, its active noise cancellation offers great sound quality no matter what you’re listening to. And you get up to 5 hours of music playback on a single charge along with hands-free Alexa support. Currently, they are priced at $119.99 and they will released on May 13th.