Google’s Pixel Buds are more than a pair of wireless earbuds. Equipped with an inbuilt language translator and assorted Google AI tricks, they promise to be essential travel accessories – particularly when holidaying or working abroad. If you’re keen to get your hands on some, here is the specifications and the pricing.
The Pixel Buds are Bluetooth 4.0 earbuds that support AAC and A2DP along with hands-free calling. Their chief selling point is a pair of built-in microphones that allow the wearer to to speak to Google Assistant when using a compatible Android phone.
If you have a Pixel smartphones, the Pixel Buds can be used with the Google Translate app. This allows you to have a conversation with someone speaking a foreign language in real time – just like all those sci-fi movies of old. 40 languages are currently supported.
The earbuds boast a reasonable five-hour battery life and come bundled with a carry case that doubles as a USB-C charger. Crucially, the buds are also connected together with a cable that rests behind the neck, making them much harder to lose compared to Apple’s Airpods.
PRICE : $159.
TECH SPECS :
Whats In The Box :
Google Pixel Buds.
USB-C to USB-A Charging cable.
Quick start guide.