True wireless earbuds with advanced touch controls so you can spend less time on your phone screen.

Mobvoi Inc., a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company backed by Google™ and Volkswagen, is launching a new wearable in their line of products. TicPods Free are AI-powered wireless earbuds, compatible with any voice assistant across multiple devices. They will be available for pre-order on Indiegogo, with limited early bird pricing set at $59, a deep discount on the MSRP of $129. Shipping for campaign preorders will begin in July 2018.

TicPods Free combines the latest developments in wearable software and hardware into one device with exceptional design. Features include:

  • Android™ and iOS compatibility
  • Google Assistant™, Siri, and Alexa compatibility
  • Intuitive side touch panel – enables users to control their audio by touching the side of the earbuds through gestures, including:
    • Swiping up and down on the stem to adjust the volume
    • Double tapping on the pods to answer or end a call; when not on calls, double-tapping will skip to the next song in your playlist
    • Long pressing for two seconds to reject calls; or, when not on calls, to activate your phone’s voice assistant
  • Automatic in-ear detection –allows TicPods Free to know when you’re listening so that audio automatically plays when both pods are inserted into your ears while removing either will pause your audio
  • Call audio in both ears –hear and be heard more clearly since both earbuds will be broadcasting rather than just the right one
  • Noise canceling technology – the mics in each earbud are engineered to deliver the best possible call quality through advanced digital ambient noise reduction so you’reheard clearly on calls
  • Noise isolating design – hear more clearly as the ergonomic design of the earbuds block out outside noise so you can focus on what you want to hear; two sizes of silicone tips will come in the box so that various ear canal sizes are covered
  • 95 dB SPL speaker – provide louder overall volume while saving on power usage; this is especially useful when taking calls in noisy environments
  • Extended battery – A single charge lasts 4 hours, requiring just 40 minutes of charging before reaching full capacity, and when combined with its portable charging case, gives you upto18 hours of battery life
  • IPX5 rating – Water resistant to rain and sweat
  • Award-winning design – TicPods Free boast Red Dot and iF product design awards
  • Available in three colors – white, blue and red

“The past year has been nothing short of amazing, as our products have become a popular entry point for consumers making the switch to smart devices,” explained Zhifei Li, CEO, and Co-Founder of Mobvoi. “TicPods Free is an exciting addition to our product line, furthering our commitment to bring anyone and everyone access to affordable, high-quality smart devices.”

Mobvoi is setting itself apart in the wearables space through award-winning design, affordability, and the innovative integration of artificial intelligence within its line of products. Their Ticwatches are among the top-selling Wear OS™ smartwatches in the world. With TicPods Free, Mobvoi continues to establish its position as a mainstay in the wearables space.

TicPods Free Technical Specifications:

OS Support Android, iOS
Voice assistant support Siri, Google Assistant, Alexa
Connectivity Bluetooth 4.2
Gesture Control Double-tap, slide, long press
Voice trigger 2-second long press
Volume control Slide
Water resistance rating IPX5
Battery life w/case 18 hours
Single charge (listening time) 4 hours
Speaker 95 dB SPL
Audio codec support Yes (15-minute charge nets 85 minutes of listening)
In-ear detection Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
Instant setup Yes
Noise Isolation Yes
OTA support No

*Google, Android, Google Assistant, Wear OS and Android Wear are trademarks of Google Inc.

Check out TicPods on INDIEGOGO.

For more information, visit mobvoi.com.
Find Mobvoi on Facebook and Twitter.

Advertisements

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This