April 15th, 2020
Vivo truly wireless stereo (TWS) earphones launch in the Indian market is imminent, according to a 91 mobile report. According to industry sources familiar with the development, truly wireless headphones are sometimes undergoing intensive testing before the formal announcement. It is believed that its launch in India is imminent, and although Vivo India has not yet disclosed official details, rumors detected the TWS will be released along with Vivo V19 in March 2020.
Vivo announced truly wireless stereo headphones in September 2019 in China. The headphones became official along with the Vivo NEX 3 5G flagship smartphone. TWS highlights include the 32-bit dual-core processor based on a quad-core architecture along with high-definition audio decoding technology.
The Vivo TWS boasts a 14.2 mm driver that supports AAC and aptX high definition audio decoding technology. The headset comes with Qualcomm QCC5126 chips that consistently delivers high-quality audio. The headphones are IP54 waterproof and feature touch-sensitive controls to adjust the volume and playback speed. Live claimed average battery life of 4 hours on a single charge. It can last up to 24 hours when combined with the charging case.
The dual-channel transmission reduces energy consumption by up to 30% and latency up to 44% compared to standard transmission technology. The device also reaches a minimum latency of 180 ms. Additional features include a dual microphone with noise reduction, which should not be confused with noise cancellation. Bone conduction is also included in the list, which can be used to interact with Jovi, Vivo's artificial intelligence assistant, and access features such as fast payment, real-time translation, and WeChat transmission.
There is no information about the price and launch details of the TWS headphones. In China, it is available in two shades, such as black and white. The device is currently sold at RMB 999 (~ $ 142) which translates approximately to Rs. 10,200