Xiaomi has launched new wireless earphones in China. The in-ear Xiaomi Necklace Bluetooth headphone youth edition is considered as the trimmed version of previously launched Bluetooth collar earphone. It comes with a durable battery and support for fast charging. Xiaomi will start selling the earphones from November 11 through Xiaomi Mall, Jingdong, Tmall, Xiaomi home and other online channels.
The Xiaomi Necklace Bluetooth headphone youth edition is priced at RMB 169 (approximately Rs 1,700), and the pre-order has already started in China, reports GizmoChina. It comes in two color options of Classic Black and Fashion Orange. Consumers outside china can order it via GearBest for $39.99 (approximately Rs 3,000).
Xiaomi notes that Necklace Bluetooth headphone is comfortable and much lighter at 35 grams. The collar part is made of soft rubber with high elasticity to ensures that you don’t get rashes around your neck and the battery along with other circuitry is also protected inside.
Xiaomi has incorporated fast charging for the Bluetooth headphones. It packs 137mAh Li-ion battery claimed to deliver up to 7 hours of continuous playback with just 1 hour of charge. The stereo sound wireless headphones uses Bluetooth version 4.1 and can work in a range of up to 10 meters from the connected source.
The Chinese company do not sell wireless earphones in India as yet. Last time around, Xiaomi India got two sired earphones at Rs 399 and Rs 699. The company is running “Diwali with Mi” sale in the country where consumers can avail Rs 100 discount on Rs 699 Mi Earphones. The offer is valid till November 5 and final price for the earphones comes to be Rs 599.