OnePlus Buds Z and OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition were introduced along with OnePlus 8T. While the OnePlus Buds Z are the company’s newest truly wireless stereo earbuds (TWS) and are available as a watered down version of the OnePlus Buds, the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition earbuds are designed to complement the Bullets Wireless Z in -ear Headphones launched in April. The OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z-Bass Edition was launched exclusively in India. Both new headphones are characterized by deep bass and clear vocals.
OnePlus Buds Z, OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition price in India, availability
OnePlus Buds Z price was set at Rs. 3,1
OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition costs Rs. 1,999 in India, the same price as the original OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z (review). The headphones are available in two color options – Bass Blue and Reverb Red. The headphones will be available in limited quantities starting October 15 through the company’s Indian website and OnePlus Store app. One day later, the Bullets Wireless Z Bass Edition will be available from October 16 in the exclusive offline stores of Amazon, Flipkart and OnePlus. The open sale is scheduled to begin on November 2nd.
OnePlus Buds Z specifications
OnePlus Buds Z is dust and sweat resistant according to IP55 and has silicone earplugs for passive noise suppression. The earbuds contain 10mm audio drivers that deliver powerful bass and clear vocals. In comparison, the OnePlus Buds have 13.4mm drivers and are IPX4 certified for dust and water resistance.
Each earbud contains a battery pack that is touted for five hours of use on a single charge. The OnePlus Buds Z offer a total battery life of 20 hours (with charging case). It also supports fast charging – rated for three hours of music playback with a 10 minute charge. The original OnePlus Buds also offered a fast charge with 10 hours of playback on a 10 minute charge. The original earbuds were also capable of delivering a total of 30 hours of battery life.
OnePlus offers Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity for the Buds Z and is compatible with other smartphones than the OnePlus handsets. However, there are additional features that are exclusively available to OnePlus users. This includes ultra-low latency audio transmission when using Game Mode on a OnePlus phone. The earbuds also support touch controls for playback and voice calls. Each earbud weighs 4.35 grams and the charging case weighs 40 grams.
Technical data of the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition
The in-ear headphones, introduced exclusively in India, have 9.2 mm drivers for an improved bass effect and richer vocals. The OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition also offers surrounding noise cancellation and 100ms delivery with low latency compared to 110ms for the regular edition.
The OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z – Bass Edition offers Warp Charge support that allows you to play 10 hours on a 10-minute charge and 17 hours on a single charge (versus 20 hours on the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z).
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