Samsung Electronics has announced its new next-generation earbuds called Galaxy Buds Pro. It is said to deliver immersive sound, superior sound quality, intelligent ANC and enhanced connectivity.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro features in 11mm woofer for deeper bass and is paired with 6.5mm tweeter for a crisp treble. The earbuds come with three microphones and Voice Pickup Unit (VPU) which separates your voice from unwanted sounds. Its outer microphone has higher signal-to-noise (SNR) ratio for further eliminating background noise.
Samsung has also integrated its new Wind Shield technology into Galaxy Buds Pro. Its less protrusive shape minimizes the wind contact are while its specially designed chamber and mesh filters out wind interference.
The earbuds come with most advanced ANC capabilities. It is capable of reducing background noise by up to 99%, thus fine-tuning to your preferred level. With Ambient Sound, on can amplify nearby sounds by more than 20dB. The Galaxy Buds Pro can also recognize when you’re speaking and can automatically switch between canceling nearby sounds and amplifying them.
The new Galaxy Buds Pro also allows one to automatically toggle earbuds connection with Galaxy Smartphones and Tablets based on your usage. It delivers 360 audio featuring Dolby Head Tracking technology. It also boasts Game mode for reduced latency.
Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro specifications
- Dimensions and weight:
- Earbuds: 19.5 x 20.5 x 20.8 mm / 6.3 grams
- Case: 50 x 50.2 x 27.8 mm / 44.9 grams
- Water Resistance: IPX7
- Materials: PCM (Post Consumer Material), Recycled plastic used for earbuds and case (20%)
- Speaker and Microphone: 2-way Speaker (11mm Woofer + 6.5mm Tweeter), 3 Mics, Voice Pickup Unit, Wind Shield
- ANC and Ambient Sound: 2 adjustable levels for ANC and 4 adjustable levels of Voice Detect for Ambient Sound
- Earbuds: 61mAh
- Charging case: 472mAh
- Offers 1 hour of playtime with 5 minutes of quick charge
- Qi-certified wireless charging
- ANC On: Total 18 hours (earbuds 5 hours + case 13 hours)
- ANC off: Total 28 hours (earbuds 8 hours + case 20 hours)
- Connectivity: Bluetooth V5.0
- Codec: Scalable, AAC, SBC
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Hall, Touch, Voice Pickup Unit (VPU)
- Compatibility: Android 7.0 or higher with more than 1.5GB of RAM
The Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro colour options include timeless Phantom Black, Phantom Silver and incredible Phantom violet colors. It will go on sale in select markets from January 15th.
As people look for technology that helps them adapt to new routines and lifestyles, the market for true wireless earbuds has expanded substantially, and consumer expectations have risen. With Galaxy Buds Pro, we’re making a big statement with a small device, offering users a one-of-a-kind audio experience that makes even everyday tasks truly epic.TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics