US tech giant Apple announced that BeatsX wireless earbuds will be available globally later this week.
BeatsX earphones deliver up to eight hours of battery life and with “Fast Fuel”, a five-minute charge gives you two hours of playback.
“The earbuds come with unique flex-form cable that provides all-day comfort and easy pocket portability, while eartip options provide a personalised fit and secure-fit wingtips offer added stability,” Apple said in a statement.
BeatsX features optimised noise isolation, RemoteTalk allows you to take calls with a built-in mic, play music, adjust volume and activate Siri and also comes with variety of eartip options to offer personalised comfort.
The BeatsX headphones use Apple’s proprietary W1 audio chip to deliver audio wirelessly from the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus models. The chip also allows for a seamless set up and come with a lightning connector on the cable. The port works works with Beats Audio’s Fast Fuel charging technology that will allow users up to 2 hours of playback with with just 5 minutes of charging.
The headphones are priced at 149.95 USD which is roughly Rs 10,000. This pegs them below Apple’s pricey AirPods that currently retail in India at Rs 15,000.
With inputs from IANS