Acer launched a trio of true wi-fi headsets in India. The premium mannequin sells beneath the Gateway model, the opposite two carry the Acer model. They’re on sale now at Amazon and Flipkart.
What the three fashions have in widespread (past wire-free operation) is that their charging circumstances enable for as much as 28 hours of complete listening time. Exterior of the case, the buds can last as long as four hours in a single go, provides one other 24 hours. Recharging the circumstances takes an hour and a half.
The Gateway TWS (GAHR012) are the premium providing with a worth of CNY 3,500. They function 9 mm drivers and Bluetooth 5.Zero connectivity. These are charged via their USB-C port.
The 2 Acer-branded TWS fashions value INR 2,500 and have very related design. The place they differ is how they’re charged. The GAHR011 mannequin has a USB-C and a USB-A cables built-in, so it may be plugged right into a Kind-C or Kind-A port to cost. Curiously, the underside half is a type of dock and may be eliminated to take up much less room in your pocket.
The GAHR010 splits the distinction and has a USB-A cable on board, plus a USB-C port. This implies you need to use the USB-C cable you cost your cellphone with. Alternatively, the 011 mannequin may be plugged into an influence financial institution (and even your cellphone) to cost with no need a cable.
Each the 010 and 011 have 8mm drivers and the newer Bluetooth 5.1 commonplace help. That doesn’t quantity to a lot as not one of the headsets have aptX or LDAC help, no multipoint both (that’s you may connect with just one system at a time).
All three weigh a complete of 50g with their circumstances, although the buds on the 010 and 011 are bulkier than the AirPod-like Gateways. Additionally, the three fashions share an IPX4 ranking (i.e. sweat resistance).
Listed below are the costs once more with hyperlinks to Amazon and Flipkart:
|Gateway TWS (GAHR012)||USB-C port||₹3,500||Amazon||Flipkart|
|Acer TWS (GAHR010)||USB-C port, USB-A cable||₹2,500||Amazon||Flipkart|
|Acer TWS (GAHR011)||USB-C cable, USB-A cable||₹2,500||Amazon||Flipkart|