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The Echo Buds, Amazon’s first truly wireless earbuds, cost $129

Pre-orders are open right now.

What you need to know The Echo Buds are Amazon’s first truly wireless earbuds. You’ll get hands-free Alexa, 5 hours of battery life, and “world-class” noise reduction. Echo Buds are available for pre-order now for $ 129.

There have been long-standing rumors that Amazon would be diving into the wireless earbud game at some point soon, and during the company’s massive hardware event on September 25, that’s exactly what happened. Ladies and  [Read More…]

Plantronics adds 3 new truly wireless earbuds to the BackBeat family

The BackBeat PRO 5100 are the first truly wireless headphones from the BackBeat PRO lineup.

What you need to know Plantronics has released four new pairs of wireless headphones all for under $ 200. The BackBeat FIT 3150, BackBeat FIT 3200, and BackBeat PRO 5100 are the three truly wireless models. The BackBeat FIT 6100 is an over-the-ear fitness pair of headphones.

Plantronics has begun making a name for themselves in the headphone arena over the past  [Read More…]

Samsung devises truly strange way to troll the iMessage blue bubbles

What you need to know Samsung is back to trolling Apple, this time focusing on the iMessage blue bubbles. It created a collection of GIFs on Giphy making fun of the blue bubbles while celebrating green bubbles. Sadly, the joke isn’t really that funny and just ends up looking sad.

Even by Samsung standards, this is pretty weird.

Samsung is no stranger to trolling Apple, but its latest troll job might be its most cringey yet. To  [Read More…]

Jabra Elite 65t vs. Sennheiser Momentum True Wirless: Top truly wireless

Jabra Elite 65t

Jack of all trades

$ 138 at Amazon

Pros Reliable Sound quality Battery life Cons Micro-USB for charging No wireless charging case

The Elite 65t are a reliable pair of truly wireless earbuds and check all of the right boxes with excellent battery life and solid sound quality.

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless

Excellent sound quality

$ 300 at Amazon

Pros Sound quality USB-C charging Premium charging case Cons Serious battery  [Read More…]

Android is adding new features for truly wireless headphones with Fast Pair

The features are coming later this year for headphones with Fast Pair support.

What you need to know Headphones with Fast Pair will be getting some new features later this year. Truly wireless headphones will have the ability to display battery levels for each individual bud and the case. Fast Pair devices will also gain support for Find My Device.

With more and more phones dropping the headphone jack in favor of Bluetooth, it’s more important than  [Read More…]

Go truly wireless with these Qi chargers for your Galaxy Buds

The Samsung Galaxy Buds are one of the most impressive products of 2019 due to the low-price and included features such as wireless charging with the included case. But what if you are in the market for a new wireless charger, or one that is dedicated for just the Galaxy Buds? Here are the best wireless chargers that you can get for the Galaxy Buds.

Trusted charging Anker 10W Wireless Charging Pad

Staff pick

Anker is one  [Read More…]

In shuttering Spotlight Stories, Google is losing something truly special

The coolest thing I’ve ever done with my phone isn’t happening anymore.

For me, it started with a little red hat. Seven years ago, Motorola sent me a box with instructions to check out something new from its ATAP group. The box contained something that looked like an elaborate pop-up book, a Moto X 2013, and a little red hat with an NFC tag in it. The hat belonged to a mouse named Pepe, and as soon  [Read More…]

Start jamming with nearly $20 off the truly wireless Blitzwolf earbuds

Now playing.

These Blitzwolf Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds usually cost $ 53, but right now at Amazon you can get them for only $ 34.74. Just clip the $ 5 coupon on the product page and enter promo code THRFTR20 during checkout to get in on the deal price. That’ll save you $ 18 off their regular price, which has never been discounted without a coupon before.

These truly wireless earbuds connect to your devices using Bluetooth. They  [Read More…]

Jabra Elite 65t vs. Elite Active 65t: Battle of the truly wireless earbuds

As a company, we’ve logged many hours all over the world testing every type of headphones imaginable. Truly wireless happen to be some of our favorites, so we know what makes them great and what makes them stink.

Jabra Elite Active 65t

Fitness focus

$ 185 at Amazon

Pros Non-slip earbud coating Sweat- and dust-resistant (IP56) Integrated motion sensor for step tracking Up to 15-hour battery life with charging case Excellent sound Cons Expensive Case can  [Read More…]

Anker’s $75 Zolo Liberty+ truly wireless headphones will last for days

Sweat-resistant and built to last.

We’ve seen a bunch of truly wireless Bluetooth headphones hit the market in the past year or two, some of which are quite pricey and others that are super affordable. Anker’s Zolo+ Liberty headphones just came out earlier this year, and right now you can pick them up for $ 74.99 on Amazon with code ZWSDZ2010. These headphones normally sell for $ 150 and have never dropped this low before. In fact,  [Read More…]