In Pics: Realme Buds Air launched to take on Apple Air Pods, Samsung Galaxy Buds

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Dec 17, 2019, 02:52 PM IST

Chinese handset maker Realme on Tuesday expaned its accessories portfolio by launching its first ever wireless earphones for Android - the Realme Buds Air. The new ear buds compete against Apple Air Pods and Samsung Galaxy Buds but have been priced at Rs 3,999, making them one of the most affordable options in the Indian market right now.


"We have had an incredible year at realme providing the best power packed devices in each price segment, venturing into the premium segment and now going truly wireless with Realme Buds Air," Madhav Sheth, CEO, Realme India, said in a statement.


Realme Buds Air comes with wireless charging support and can be charged 10W Qi wireless charger.


Realme Buds Air have been launched in three colour options - White, Black and Yellow. They support touch controls and you can just double-tap to play/pause the music. It will also come with noise cancellation feature.


Realme has also equipped the Realme Buds Air with a dedicated gaming mode. The Buds Air enters gaming mode by just touching both the buds simultaneously for two seconds.


Along with the buds, Realme has also introduced its Realme X2 smartphone in India at a starting price of Rs 16,999. An upgrade over Realme XT, the X2 is powered by 8nm Kryo octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chip with 2.2 GHz CPU. The Realme X2 comes with 4,000mAh battery, and is equipped with low voltage and high current proprietary 30W VOOC flash charge 4.0, thus, making it the fastest-charging mid-range smartphone.