The OnePlus Buds series offers some very affordable, fairly good earbuds for OnePlus smartphone owners. Now, the brand has confirmed directly that it’s working on a third installment to the series with the OnePlus “Buds Pro,” and you can test them early, too.
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We saw late last year that a new iPhone-inspired Android Fast Pair UI was rolling out for mainly first-party Google accessories such as the Pixel Buds. This new UI is now more widely available for earbuds supporting Fast Pair including the OnePlus Buds but more importantly Fitbit smartwatches.
OnePlus Buds Stories December 1, 2020
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The OnePlus Buds debuted just a few months ago with a price that undercuts the competition without compromising on much. Now, the even-more-affordable OnePlus Buds Z have hit the market, and they’re a whole lot better than the $50 price implies.
OnePlus Buds Stories October 30, 2020
One of the biggest complaints we had over the OnePlus Buds was not the audio experience but the lack of ability to access and apply updates without a OnePlus smartphone. That is set to change, thanks to the HeyMelody app, which will let you install OTA updates on non-OnePlus smartphones.
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Last night, the US Customs and Border Patrol Agency announced a seizure of 2,000 pairs of OnePlus Buds on the grounds that they were counterfeit AirPods. A hilarious mistake, we all thought, but it seems there’s more to the story. Now, US Customs claims that OnePlus Buds actually violate Apple’s AirPods trademark.
Apple’s AirPods are certainly the most well-known truly wireless earbuds, so their name has been almost a generic term for the form factor. Now, that confusion has reached hilarious ends as the US Customs and Border Protection Agency has seized thousands of “counterfeit AirPods” that are actually very legitimate OnePlus Buds.
OnePlus Buds Stories August 31, 2020
OnePlus Buds are now available in gray in the United States
After years of waiting, OnePlus finally released its own pair of truly wireless earbuds this year with the OnePlus Buds. In the US, the Buds only debuted in white, but today, OnePlus has officially opened up sales of the gray color variant.
OnePlus Buds Stories August 4, 2020
In the world of wireless audio, there is still a heavy reliance on the work Apple has previously done with the tried-and-tested AirPods. While the design is derivative of the AirPods, the OnePlus Buds are about the closest experience thus far on the Android side of things.
OnePlus Buds Stories July 28, 2020
There are hundreds of truly wireless earbuds on the market, and OnePlus is stepping into it with its OnePlus Buds going on sale for $79. Here’s where you can get a pair.
OnePlus Buds Stories July 21, 2020
Truly wireless earbuds have been a popular form factor for a few years now, but OnePlus hasn’t jumped on board despite releasing new headphones every year. Alongside Nord, OnePlus is finally launching a pair of truly wireless earbuds. Here’s what you need to know about OnePlus Buds.
OnePlus Buds Stories July 20, 2020
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OnePlus has already confirmed it will be launching its first pair of truly wireless earbuds next week alongside the affordable Nord smartphone. Today, we’ve uncovered images of the OnePlus Buds, offering the best look to date and three colors too.
OnePlus Buds Stories July 16, 2020
OnePlus Buds Stories July 14, 2020
OnePlus confirmed this week after some notable previous leaks that it will be launching a pair of truly wireless earbuds later this month. Now, the company is offering up some new details. Apparently, OnePlus Buds will launch with 30 hours of battery life available to users.
OnePlus Buds Stories July 13, 2020
Thanks to a collection of previous leaks, we’ve known that OnePlus is finally debuting a pair of truly wireless earbuds this year, and now we’ve got a date. OnePlus Buds will launch on July 21st.
OnePlus Buds Stories June 29, 2020
[Update: Black model] OnePlus’ truly wireless earbuds to arrive in July, look like AirPods
As truly wireless earbuds take over the market in 2020, OnePlus has basically ignored the form factor and kept releasing new generations of neckbud-style designs. Now, a reliable leaker is claiming that OnePlus has truly wireless earbuds around the corner and they look… familiar.
OnePlus Buds Stories June 12, 2020