Beats by Dre unveils Powerbeats with H1 chip and long battery life for $149

Beats by Dre has announced the launch of the next-generation Powerbeats with enhanced battery life in Black, White and Red color variants. The features and specifications of the newly launched Powerbeats have been listed on the Beats by Dre website, which is part of Apple.

The main highlight of the Powerbeats is that the earphone is capable of delivering one hour of playback time within 5 minutes charge. Moreover, the Powerbeats earphones cost $50 cheaper than the previous counterpart despite the slowdown caused by the Coronavirus outbreak as part of the launch offer.

Interestingly, even though the wireless earphones replace the Powerbeats 3, the new version will not be called as Powerbeats 4 but simply Powerbeats.

Beats by Dre Powerbeats Specifications

The Apple Powerbeats is capable of delivering up to 15 hours of listening time in a single charge. The fast-charging earphone will give you one hour of playback time upon a 5-minute charge. The earphones are designed using streamlined and round cable. Moreover, Powerbeats earphones are resistant to sweat and water. The Powerbeats features a sleek design and borrows advanced engineering of the premium Powerbeats Pro.

Beats by Dre Powerbeats

You will be able to experience the same sound quality with reinforced water-resistant capabilities. The streamlined and round cable minimizes friction. The secure-fit earhooks provides adequate stability. Even if you wear Powerbeats for several hours, you will not face any discomfort because of the lightweight design structure.

You can pair two units of Powerbeats to one iPhone with the help of the audio sharing technology and can listen to songs, podcasts or movies along with your friend or family member after successful pairing.

The Apple Powerbeats is designed to deliver enhanced call performance by eliminating external noise via Apple H1 chipset. The addition of Class 1 Bluetooth technology helps you to achieve an extended range will fewer connection dropouts.

With Apple Powerbeats, you can attend to calls, skip songs including the ability to adjust volume directly from the earbud without depending upon the device. The Apple Powerbeats provide support for voice control and you can invoke Hey Siri voice command on iOS devices.

Beats by Dre Powerbeats Price and Availability

Apple Powerbeats is priced at $149.95 (~NPR 18,000), which is $50 cheaper than the previous counterpart. As of this writing, the Powerbeats earphones are listed as currently unavailable. The earphones will be available for purchase starting March 18 in the US.