We recently reported that Google is set to release Pixel Buds 2 at its upcoming launch event, but it’s still not known what the company plans to change with the product. What features would be on your wish list for Pixel Buds 2?
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The original Pixel Buds offered up a lot of great features including in-ear translation, Fast Pair with your smartphone, and a charging case with USB-C. However, many wrote off the earbuds because they weren’t “truly wireless,” and the cord attaching the two made them a bit difficult to store away.
Right now, we’re not sure what the Pixel Buds 2 will improve upon, but there are several areas we hope to see upgraded. Last year, we wrote a wishlist of what we’d love to see on a second generation of Pixel Buds, and that included ditching the cable or at least making it easier to store away. That list also includes a smaller case that’s a bit less grippy and also a better fit in-ear.
Hiroshi Lockheimer, a Google VP, also tweeted out a list in early 2019 of his wish list for a pair of wireless earbuds. That list includes lengthy battery life, a compact charging case that supports USB-C, a sweatproof design, long battery life, and more. Some speculate that this could be a teaser of the features coming on Pixel Buds 2, but that’s almost definitely not the case.
Regardless, we’re curious about what you want on Pixel Buds 2. Drop a comment below and let us know your wish list, and in the poll below, cast a vote on the features that you consider most important. You can select up to three features you’d want on Pixel Buds 2 in the poll.
More on Pixel Buds 2:
- Source: Google plans to announce ‘Pixel Buds 2’ soon
- Google Pixel Buds 2: Where Google’s clever headphones need to improve