Amazon Echo Buds now official
Amazon has recently introduced its latest audio device, the all-new Echo Buds.
As per Amazon, the second-generation Echo Buds feature an all-new design, premium audio architecture for crisp, balanced sound, custom-designed Active Noise Cancellation technology, wireless charging capabilities, improved microphones for better call quality, and hands-free access to Alexa.
Additionally, the new Echo Buds are IPX4-rated to withstand splashes, sweat, or light rain.
Amazon states that later this year, customers will be able to use the VIP Filter on the New Echo Buds. The VIP Filter allows users to select phone notifications that are prioritized and hear the notification in real-time.
The Amazon Echo Buds offer up to five hours of music playback on a single charge with its ANC and hands-free access to Alexa; the compact case provides two additional charges for a total of 15 hours of playback. A 15-minute charge can offer up to two hours of playback. The new earbuds come in Black and Glacier White color options.
The Amazon Echo Buds are available for pre-order today for customers in the US and will be on sale starting May. Echo Buds are priced at USD 119.99 for the USB-C wired charging option, while the wireless charging version goes for USD 139.99.
For a limited time, the Amazon Echo Buds USB-C wired, and wireless charging version will be available for only USD 99.99 and USD 119.99, respectively.
Customers who qualify will also receive six months of Amazon Music Unlimited and Audible Plus for free. To qualify, customers must be free trial eligible for Amazon Music Unlimited and/or Audible.