The Chinese mobile manufacturer OnePlus has finally unveiled the price of the OnePlus Buds Pro in India after its launch last month. The OnePlus Buds Pro was launched alongside the OnePlus Nord 2, However, the company did not reveal the price and availability of the buds pro. The OnePlus Buds Pro comes as an upgrade to the OnePlus Buds that were launched last year and come with premium features like Active Noise Cancellation and fast charging.
The earbuds also come with a new design with glossy stems that are used for touch/ pressure inputs. The OnePlus Buds Pro has been priced at Rs 9,990 in India, which puts them directly into competition with the likes of Oppo Enco X, Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro, Jabra Elite 85t, and the recently-launched Google Pixel Buds A-series.
OnePlus new earbuds pack two 11mm dynamic drivers and support Dolby Atmos. It comes with a OnePlus Audio ID, which is a calibrated sound profile that customises each piece of music based on user-specific sound sensitivities. It also features adaptive noise cancellation with three different modes.
OnePlus Buds Pro will be available in Matte Black and Glossy White colours. It will be available to purchase on the OnePlus online store, Amazon.in, OnePlus Experience Stores and partner stores.
The earphones will go on sale starting August 26 at 12 PM (noon) IST. The OnePlus Buds Pro is more affordable in India, as the TWS earbuds were launched in Europe at a price of EUR 149 (roughly Rs 13,000). The earbuds, according to OnePlus, are designed to deliver a latency rate of as low as 94 milliseconds. These earbuds are equipped with Bluetooth v5.2 and come with features like adaptive noise cancellation.
The OnePlus Buds Pro comes with three different modes – Extreme, Faint, and Smart modes. The Extreme Mode brings noise cancellation of up to 40db, whereas the faint mode is able to cut the noise of up to 25db. In Smart Mode, the OnePlus Buds Pro adjusts the noise cancellation automatically depending on the ambient noise.
OnePlus has added Zen mode to its wireless earbuds. This means OnePlus Buds Pro users can select to play light music during meditation or yoga sessions or even while trying to sleep. Notably, the charging case of the OnePlus Buds Pro is IPX4 certified for water resistance, and the earbuds are IP55 certified for sweat and dust resistance. For the first time.