OnePlus Buds Pro 2 with 48db ANC, LHDC 5.0, up to 39h total playback announced

Along with the OnePlus 11, the company also introduced the OnePlus Buds Pro 2, the company’s second generation premium earbuds in China, as it had promised. It supports 48db depth and 4000Hz width Active Noise Cancellation to isolate and “remove” unwanted sounds while preserving the original audio signal.

There is 54ms low latency, features MelodyBoost Dual Drivers 11 mm woofer focuses on dealing with the low frequency for deeper, fuller, more textured and dynamic bass + 6 mm tweeter for a wider range of sound and pure clear vocals co-created with Dynaudio, and supports Dolby Atmos for spatial audio.

The dome of the woofer is equipped with a crystal polymer diaphragm and a separate dome and edge design to improve the connection between the low and mid-frequencies and the high frequencies – taking into account the detail of the vocals and high frequencies. Meanwhile, a silicone edge is introduced into the woofer to enhance the flexibility and texture of the low frequencies.

There is LHDC 5.0 (To be added via OTA update) with a transmission rate of up to 1Mbps for 4 times better details. It can also monitor cervical spine pressure and posture when using a compatible ColorOS device. It has IP55 ratings for dust and water resistance.

The OnePlus Buds Pro 2 promises up to 39 hours of total playback with the case and up to 9 hours of standalone playback without ANC. The case also supports wireless charging.

OnePlus Buds Pro 2 specifications
  • Bluetooth 5.3 (LHDC 5.0/AAC/SBC/LC3) to connect to Android and iOS devices, Dolby Atmos spatial audio
  • 11 mm dynamic driver + 6 mm planar diaphragm driver; Speaker sensitivity: 108db ± 1.5dB @1kHz; Frequency response range: 10Hz ~ 40kHz
  • Pressure-sensitive controls for volume, call control, track change
  • Dual microphones for active noise cancellation, Triple-Microphone for call noise cancellation
  • Binaural Low-Latency Bluetooth Transmission
  • 54ms ultra-low latency gaming
  • Default equalizer (EQ) and three customized EQs – Bold, Serenade, and Bass co-tuned with Dynaudio
  • Water resistant (IP55) for the Earphone, IPX4 for the case
  • Dual Connections and Easy Switching Between Various Devices (ColorOS 11.0 and later phones)
  • Cervical spine health function (ColorOS 11.0 and later phones)
  • Weight: 4.9g for each headset; 47.3g for the case
  • 60mAh battery offers 9 (AAC) / 6h (AAC + ANC) / 5.5h (LHDC + ANC) of standalone music playback, 520mAh battery on the case offers 39h (AAC) / (25h with ANC) battery life, Qi wireless charging case, fast charging offers up to 7 hours (earphone + case) / 3h (standalone) music playback on a 10-minute charge
Pricing and availability

The OnePlus Buds Pro 2 comes in Obsidian Black and Arbor Green colours and is priced at 899 yuan (US$ 132 / Rs. 10,820 approx.). It will be available to order from today and will go on sale in China from January 9th. We should know the global and the India price on February 7th.


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