Apple-owned Beats by Dre brand has a new TWS earphones, the Studio Buds.
The new Beats Studio Buds is an in-ear TWS earphone cheaper than Apple’s own AirPods Pro. It has a really small build that fits in your ears. There is no hanging stem, just a shiny panel to show the brand’s logo and act as single multi-function buttons. There’s one on each side.
This body is IPX4-rated for sweat and water resistance. Each bud can carry a large amount of juice with 8-hours of continuous music listening.
The small case can give two extra charges for a total of 24-hours of battery life. It charges via USB Type-C.
The speaker drivers used were not mentioned. But as they described on the website, it offers powerful and balanced sound.
Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) is also present. Plus, Transparency Mode if you want to stay aware of your surroundings.
What’s interesting is, the Studio Buds is made to work not just on Apple devices but also on Android. “Hey Siri” voice command works out of the box for Apple products, while those on Android have to download the Beats app to unlock extra features.
As per the Apple Philippines website, the Beats Studio Buds has a price of Php8,190 and will come in Black, White, and the signature Beats Red color. The availability date is yet to be known.