Microsoft is reportedly preparing to release its own Apple
AirPod competitor, the Surface Earbud. Surface Earbuds would
Microsoft’s move into the audio market with its Surface
Microsoft’s Surface-branded Earbuds would compete with Apple
AirPods in true Surface-style and it will have its own
unique twist. Microsoft’s Surface Earbuds may feature a premium
finish and it would be powered by the digital assistant
According to a new report, the wireless Cortana-powered earbuds
are designed to take on Apple’s AirPods and these new earphones
would be obviously smaller than the Surface Headphones.
The buds are reportedly codenamed Morrison, but product
name or marketing tagline hasn’t yet been revealed. The details
of the earphones are scared, but the report states that
the support for noise cancellation is a possibility.
Cortana integration could significantly improve
interactions between the earbuds and connected Windows 10
device and smartphones.
Microsoft recently unveiled its own Surface-branded headphones
and it certainly makes sense to compliment the headphones with
a pair of premium earbuds.
Apple’s AirPods have been popular in wireless earbuds market
and Microsoft could also get a piece of success by competing
with Apple in the market with its own special features.