Google has recently launched its flagship smartphone Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. It has also released a smart audio accessory known as Pixel Buds. These premium wireless headphones are a direct competitor for apple’s AirPod headphones. The Pixel buds provides high-quality sound with clear high pitch sounds and deep bass and also provides a hands-free use. It has many features which can be controlled by simply touching the right earphone.
One of the features that is given in the Pixel buds is the Google Assistant, which is also the Google’s artificial intelligence service. Users can ask for information and other assistance directly from the Google assistant and that too without touching their phone. User can simply tap and move their fingers forward and backward for different control option like start/stop or volume adjustment. This can give users access to various services through voice commands only.
The Pixel Buds also features Google Translate, which is the service of the company that provides words and expressions in more than 100 languages. It works efficiently as a real-time translator. It analyzes the words spoken and converts it into a desired language suitable for the user and then he/she can reply in the other language using their phone’s speaker. This thing is of great use mostly for the travelers.
Tourists and travelers often come into a situation where they are unable to speak or understand the native language of the place or country they are visiting. This smart audio accessory can make their work very easy by working as a translator. Interacting with the local people and asking for directions to certain places will all become simple. With this gadget, travelers would not have to worry about the language barrier problem of their visit to a country.
Pixel Buds can give a listening time of 24 hours for a full charge. It comes in three colors that are black, white and blue. Currently they are made available in six countries namely Australia, Britain, Germany, Canada, United States and Singapore and is priced at $159.
Article by Indrajeet.