Amazon takes on Apple Airpods with their own Echo Buds with Bose noise-cancelling technology

Amazon’s Echo Buds have audio drivers inspired by those used by professional artists, and they’ll include active noise-canceling technology from Bose, the company said Wednesday during a product launch event. You’ll be able to double-tap the buds to turn the noise cancellation on and off.

The Echo Buds advertise a five-hour battery life with a charging case that can hold up to 20 hours of charge.

As you’d expect, the Echo Buds are compatible with Amazon’s smart voice assistant, Alexa, but they’re also meant to be compatible with whichever voice assistant you have set up on your smartphone, whether Google Assistant or Apple’s Siri.

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