OnePlus Pods seems to be the title of the corporate’s upcoming really wi-fi (TWS) earbuds which are rumoured to debut subsequent month. The Android 11 Beta 1 launch that OnePlus introduced for its OnePlus Eight sequence earlier this week has proven some references concerning the earbuds — together with their title and a few key options that weren’t steered earlier. OnePlus was initially mentioned to unveil its first TWS earbuds alongside the OnePlus Eight and OnePlus 8 Pro in April. The firm, nevertheless, did not make that announcement and as an alternative unveiled the Bullets Wireless Z as its new providing for audio lovers.
The Android 11 Beta 1 code contains a number of references with the “OnePlus Pods” title and a string known as “oneplus_tws_pods_function” to trace on the new improvement, reports XDA Developers. By digging into the brand new firmware, the know-how website was additionally capable of finding proof of a standalone OnePlus Pods app that OnePlus could launch to supply controls for its new earbuds. This sounds just like how corporations together with Realme and Xiaomi have their devoted apps to manage their Internet of Things (IoT) gadgets.
Aside from the title and the existence of the devoted app, the Android 11 beta code means that the brand new earbuds would help gestures akin to double-tap to play or pause an lively music monitor and even to skip to the following or earlier tune. There are additionally references suggesting over-the-air (OTA) updates in addition to an choice known as “find my Bluetooth earphone” that might work on the premise of Google’s Find My Accessories function and use Google’s Fast Pair service for syncing knowledge with a related system.
OnePlus hasn’t offered any official particulars round its TWS earbuds. However, it’s rumoured that the corporate is planning their launch in July. Some early renders hinted at an Apple AirPods-like design and a case that appears just like what’s obtainable with the Google Pixel Buds.
Last month, a tipster named Max J. on Twitter mentioned that the TWS earbuds by OnePlus can be known as “OnePlus Buds.” He, nevertheless, indicated that there might be some modifications within the official announcement because the title was shared by a seemingly dependable however new supply.
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