As beforehand rumored, Beats earlier in the present day formally unveiled a model new pair of wi-fi Powerbeats headphones with an AirPods-inspired design. In different phrases, think about the present Powerbeatsthree design with out the connecting twine.
The new headphones, dubbed Powerbeats Pro, naturally incorporate most of the similar applied sciences Apple not too long ago launched with AirPods 2, together with hands-free Siri performance and the corporate’s model new H1 chip. As an exercise-oriented pair of headphones, Powerbeats Pro will in fact be sweat and waterproof.
The new Powerbeats Pro headphones don’t have an official launch date, although Apple notes that they are going to be coming someday this spring. Price clever, Powerbeats Pro will retail for $250. Powerbeats Pro can be obtainable in 4 colours: ivory, moss, navy, and black.
With respect to battery life, every particular person earbud gives up 9 hours of playback and “greater than 24 hours of mixed playback with the magnetic closure case.” Further, the earbuds can cost as much as 1.5 hours of playback after simply 15 minutes of charging. It’s additionally value noting that the brand new Powerbeats Pro earbuds are 23% smaller “than its predecessor and 17 p.c lighter.”
Some different attention-grabbing tidbits by way of the press launch embody:
Sound was the very best precedence within the growth of Powerbeats Pro. Completely re-engineered from the within out, the earphones boast an upgraded linear piston driver that leverages an environment friendly, pressurized airflow to create a robust acoustic response in a small bundle. Enhanced sound high quality means extremely low distortion and nice dynamic vary throughout the complete frequency curve.
A fantastic answer for consolation, match and stability was paramount to Powerbeats Pro due to its direct influence on sound supply. To obtain the absolute best match on the widest array of ears, over 20 configurations have been electronically modeled and bodily examined. The result’s a totally new, ergonomically angled acoustic housing that nests comfortably within the concha bowl of the ear with an off-axis nozzle. It comes with 4 sizes of ear ideas and a redesigned, adjustable earhook—an iconic a part of the Powerbeats line since its launch in 2010.
Powerbeats Pro contains a totally…