India Neckband market decline 13% YoY in Q1 2022: Report

Counterpoint, a global research and analysis firm, has released a report on India’s neckband market shipments for the first quarter (Q1) of 2022, indicating a 13% year-on-year (YoY) decline compared to Q1 2021. boAt led the market with a 25.7 percent share, a 4% YoY growth, followed by OnePlus and realme in second and third place, respectively. Continue reading “India Neckband market decline 13% YoY in Q1 2022: Report”

Goodix introduces new Bluetooth LE SoC and ToF Solutions

Goodix Technology distributes fingerprint scanners and perhaps even audio solutions to Samsung, Amazon, and Google. At the 2022 Goodix Tech Seminar in Shenzhen, China, the company showed off its wider range of products. To usher in a new era of intelligent connectivity, Goodix is doubling down on investments in fundamental technologies. The launch of the Bluetooth LE SoC and Time of Flight (ToF) solutions were two of the focuses of the presentation. Continue reading “Goodix introduces new Bluetooth LE SoC and ToF Solutions”

Boult Airbass XPods Pro review

Boult Audio, a company known for its audio products, launched its latest TWS offering in India – Airbass XPods Pro. The latest TWS from Boult Audio comprises high-fidelity 13mm drivers, IPX5 rated for water resistance, and also features an ENC chip that tunes out noise for a Pro+ calling experience. So, are these good sets of TWS earbuds in range? Let us find out in this review. Continue reading “Boult Airbass XPods Pro review”

HUAWEI FreeBuds 4E open fit TWS with Bluetooth 5.2, ANC, up to 22h total battery life announced

In its Spring Launch Event today, HUAWEI revealed the FreeBuds 4E, the company’s latest open fit design TWS earphones after the FreeBuds 4 was introduced last year. These earbuds have a dual-microphone hybrid active noise-cancelling system, a 14.3 mm dynamic driver, and other features. Continue reading “HUAWEI FreeBuds 4E open fit TWS with Bluetooth 5.2, ANC, up to 22h total battery life announced”

Soundcore Life Q35 with 40mm drivers, ANC, LDAC, up to 60h playtime launched in India

Soundcore, an audio sub-brand of Anker, has launched ‘Life Q series’ over-the-ear Headphones – Life Q35 in India, soon after the launch of Life Q30 recently. Both the headphones come equipped with Hybrid active noise cancellation, signature Soundcore sound, customisation, and long battery life. Continue reading “Soundcore Life Q35 with 40mm drivers, ANC, LDAC, up to 60h playtime launched in India”

Boult Audio BassBox Arc 5W Bluetooth Speaker Review

There is a big market for smartphone accessories, and portable Bluetooth speakers contribute a fair chunk. Boult Audio, a company known for its audio products, launched BassBox Arc 5W speakers in India.  Continue reading “Boult Audio BassBox Arc 5W Bluetooth Speaker Review”

JBL Reflect Flow PRO, Tune 130NC, and Tune 230NC true wireless earbuds announced

JBL, the company known for its popular audio products, has launched a range of new true wireless earbuds that include the successors to the JBL Tune 125 TWS and JBL Tune 225 TWS. The three new true wireless earbuds are Reflect Flow PRO, Tune 130NC, and Tune 230NC. Continue reading “JBL Reflect Flow PRO, Tune 130NC, and Tune 230NC true wireless earbuds announced”

JBL Flip 6 portable speaker, PartyBox 710 and PartyBox 110 party speakers announced

Along with a range of new true wireless earbuds, JBL has also announced a new portable speaker and two new party speakers. The newly announced products are – JBL Flip 6, JBL PartyBox 710, and JBL PartyBox 110. Continue reading “JBL Flip 6 portable speaker, PartyBox 710 and PartyBox 110 party speakers announced”

Sony SRS-NB10 wireless neckband speaker with 20 hour battery life announced

Wireless neckband audio products are popular among users for their convenience and battery life. On similar lines, Sony today has announced its wireless neckband speaker with long battery life – SRS NB10. Continue reading “Sony SRS-NB10 wireless neckband speaker with 20 hour battery life announced”

Samsung Smart Keyboard Trio 500 with multi-device connectivity announced

In an attempt to make you more productive, Samsung has announced Samsung Smart Keyboard Trio 500. Besides its slim and lightweight profile, this keyboard can connect to multiple devices at once and with clever shortcuts. With this device, the South Korean tech giant wants to take multitasking to the next level. Continue reading “Samsung Smart Keyboard Trio 500 with multi-device connectivity announced”

Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro with ANC, wireless charging launched in India

Soundcore by Anker, a US-based audio brand, has launched Liberty Air 2 Pro in India with Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) feature. With this offering, SoundCore is taking on companies like OnePlus, OPPO, Vivo, Xiaomi, and others, who are also offering a TWS at this price range. Continue reading “Soundcore Liberty Air 2 Pro with ANC, wireless charging launched in India”

HIFIMAN BW400 Xtreme Bass Wireless Neckband Headphones launched for Rs. 2799

HIFIMAN, a popular brand in the world of high fidelity personal audio, has launched BW400, wireless neckband headphones in India. The headphones are touted to have Superb Solid Bass, IPX4-rating, up to 12 hours Battery Life, and Quick Charge. Continue reading “HIFIMAN BW400 Xtreme Bass Wireless Neckband Headphones launched for Rs. 2799”

Amazfit GTS 2 Mini gets Alexa support: Here’s how to install

In December, Amazfit launched the lighter version of GTS 2 — GTS 2 Mini in India at Rs. 6,999. It features a 1.55-inch AMOLED screen with an AOD option, 50+ watch faces, supports 24-hour heart rate and blood oxygen monitoring.  Continue reading “Amazfit GTS 2 Mini gets Alexa support: Here’s how to install”

Ambrane launches Dots 11 and Dots 20 TWS starting at Rs. 1,999

Indian smart accessories manufacturer Ambrane has announced the launch of two new truly wireless earbuds — Dots 11 and Dots 20. Both of them feature Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, IPX5 Water-resistant feature, and support for voice assistants (Siri and Google Assistant). Continue reading “Ambrane launches Dots 11 and Dots 20 TWS starting at Rs. 1,999”