Especially for the new flagship Galaxy Note 8, Samsung is developing wireless headphones that must be the answer to Apple AirPods. This writes the Korean publication ETNews.
According to the source, Samsung wireless headset get Bluetooth 5.0, voice assistant Bixby, and can boast advanced noise reduction technology. The novelty will be presented during the presentation of the flagship Galaxy Note 8, scheduled for August 23.
It is assumed that in contrast to the AirPods, wireless headphones Samsung will come with Galaxy Note 8. Apple, as you know, sells branded headset separately from the iPhone for 11 990 rubles.
According to observers, the launch of devices based on integration Bixby, is a pretty risky move, because the virtual assistant Samsung still has some serious flaws.
“Until the company will bring Bixby to the level of Alexa and Siri, any product-oriented work with the intelligent assistant from Samsung, likely to be a disappointment,” — noted in the publication.
Earlier this week it was reported that Samsung plans to abandon the development of “smart” speakers Vega, which was supposed to compete with Apple HomePod. In Seoul decided that the device is popular among users from other countries, and the Korean market is too small to generate sufficient profit.