Bose has launched two new products in the audio category to expand its audio portfolio in India. The Bose SoundSport Free truly wireless headphone comes with a price tag of Rs. 18,900. On the other hand, the Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker comes with a price tag of Rs. 8,990. Both the products will be available in various online stores starting January 6, 2018.
Similar to the Apple Airpod, the SoundSport Free headphone breaks away from the usual 3.5mm headphone jack and features a truly wireless headphone design. The headphone supports listening to music and making calls. Another benefit of the headphone is that it comes with a magnetic charging case and IPx4 sweat resistance rating.
As for the weight and dimensions, each earbud weighs 10 grams and measures 2.8cm in height and 3.0cm in thickness. The Bose SoundSport Free headphone can survive up to 5 hours on a single charge. Along with that, it comes with volume optimized EQ and Bose digital signal processing. With the charging case, the headphone can last for another additional 10 hours of battery life.
Additionally, users will find it easy to track the earbuds location with the “Find My Buds” feature on the Bose Connect App. Users will be given the choice to choose this headphone from Black, Midnight Blue and Bright Orange colour variants. This is certainly a good pair of headphone as it is complying with our ultimate checklist to buy the perfect headphones.
Like all other Bluetooth speakers, even the SoundLink Bluetooth speaker will be able to connect to smartphones, tablets and other smart devices. The speaker comes with an IPx7 rating which makes it both water and dust resistant. The Bluetooth speaker also allows access to Siri or Google Assistant with the press of a button.
Additionally, the SoundLink speaker comes with an integrated speakerphone and a multipurpose button for answering and disconnecting calls. The speaker can deliver up to 6 hours of playtime on a single charge. According to a report on BGR, the Micro speaker is the smallest and rugged speaker by the company.
As for the weight and dimensions, the speaker weighs 290 grams and measures 3.8cm in height, 9.5cm in width and 9.5cm in thickness. Furthermore, similar to the Bose SoundSport Free headphone, even the Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker will be available to users in Black, Midnight Blue and Bright Orange colour variants.