Carl Pei’s Nothing will finally announce its first product next week. Ahead of the big launch, Carl Pei has shared some new details about the upcoming Ear 1 wireless earbuds in an interview with CNET.
Pei told the publication that Ear 1 will deliver up to 24 hours of battery life with active noise reduction activated and 36 hours with ANC turned off. The charging bag will pack a 570mAh battery with support for wireless charging and fast charging. Users will be able to get up to six hours of use (with the ANC on) with only ten minutes of charging in case. As a reference, Samsung̵
However, nothing plans to challenge premium wireless earbuds from Samsung and Apple with Ear 1. Instead, the earbuds will compete with budget-focused wireless earbuds like Google’s Pixel Buds A.
The CNET The report also includes images of Ear 1’s charging case, which is almost completely transparent. Although no images of the earplugs have appeared yet, they are also expected to have a similar transparent design. Nothing has collaborated with the Swedish consumer electronics brand Teenage Engineering to design Ear 1.
The earplugs will be unveiled at a virtual launch event on 27 July. Apart from North America and India, Ear 1 will also be launched in Europe and the UK. While Ear 1 will cost $ 99 in the US, they will be available for £ 5,999 in India.