Google today unveiled its second generation Pixel Buds at its Pixel 4 event. The redesigned earbuds from Google offer hands-free access to Google Assistant, as well as the ability to make calls, answer texts, use Google Translate and more ̵
Along with the updated Pixel Buds, Google announced Pixel 4 and 4 XL phones, a new Pixelbook Go Chromebook and Google Nest Home Mini.
Google's upcoming Pixel Buds will enter a busy earplug market when delivered in the spring and joinand and next year. Here's everything we know about Google's new Pixel Buds, how much they cost when you can get them.
What are the new Pixel Buds from Google?
The new Pixel Buds are Google's second chance for wireless earbuds – two years after the company's first-generation Pixel Buds – and promise to take away some of the concerns about the initial solution. Pixel buttons, including Bluetooth -link.
Like the first generation, these tops come with a built-in Google Assistant, which you can now use by saying "Hey Google". Unlike the first generation, these buttons are really wireless and the two earphones are not connected to each other.
What can they do?
In addition to serving as wireless earbuds, Google said these second-generation Pixel Buds give you hands-free access to Google Assistant when paired with a device with Android 6.0 or higher (Google is now on Android 10). Via the assistant you can send a text message, ask for directions or even get help with translation. With one touch you can play, pause and volume. In combination with an iOS device, Pixel Buds from Google function as normal Bluetooth earbuds, without Google Assistant.
What are the speakers like?
Google said its new buttons with ear tips come to create a seal that can be blocked outside sounds and customizable sound that dynamically adjusts the volume as you move through quiet and noisy locations.
And when you make a phone call, Google said, two microphones in each earphone will focus on your voice and exclude background noises and even compensate for wind and other environmental noises.
How do I connect my phone to the Pixel Buds?
Google said that the Pixel Buds with Pixel phones and other devices with Android 6.0 and higher are paired with one tap. You can also pair with other Bluetooth 4.0+ phones, laptops and tablets. Google said the buttons stay connected to your phone three rooms indoors or 100 meters outdoors.
What are the color options?
In accordance with Google's recent color descriptions, the Pixel Buds come in Clearly White, Oh So Orange, Quite Mint and Almost Black.
The new Pixel Buds offer five hours of uninterrupted listening time when fully charged, or 24 hours when using a wireless charging case, about the same as Google & # 39; s first-generation buttons and Apple & # 39; s AirPods.
Are they water resistant?
They are "sweat and water resistant," Google said.
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