Courtesy of numerous leaks, we already know that the forthcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 will be generously borrowing design elements from the iPhone 6. Turns out, that isn’t all Samsung is borrowing, and purported photos of Samsung’s earbuds have surfaced online, and they too look a bit Apple-like. Also Read - Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza sale top deals: iPhone SE, Poco X3 Pro and more on discount
Vietnamese website Tinhte has posted photos of what it claims is the earbuds that will be bundled with the forthcoming Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. As you can see in the photos, these earbuds bear a stirking resemblance to Apple’s EarPods. The publication has a good track record of posting accurate leaks, so there is every chance that these are genuine. We can already see Apple’s lawyers sharpening their knives. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy M32 brings 90hz display, 6000mAh battery under Rs 15,000 in India
Samsung is also rumored to be working with Sennheiser for its audio technology as well as its headphones. There are however no Sennheiser branding seen in the above photos. This could either mean that branding was not a part of the deal, or the partnership didn’t materialize. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022
Samsung will be unveiling the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge at its Unpacked event on March 1. From what we heard so far, the Galaxy S6 is expected to feature a 5.1-inch QHD display, an Exynos 7 Octa processor and 4GB of RAM. It is also expected to include 32GB internal storage, 20-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel selfie snapper, and run on Android Lollipop out-of-the-box. The Galaxy S6 Edge too is likely to boast similar features, but its USP will be the curved display.
Samsung will be live streaming its event on March 1, which kicks off at 11:00PM IST, and you can watch it here.