Beats Solo Buds Unboxed, Available to Order Starting Next Week

Apple today shared a Beats Solo Buds unboxing video on YouTube, providing a closer look at the wireless earbuds before they launch next week.

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Priced at $79.99, the Beats Solo Buds feature up to 18 hours of battery life, a USB-C carrying case, and Find My support on both iOS and Android. However, they lack active noise cancellation, and the carrying case does not have a built-in battery and can only charge the earbuds when a USB-C cable is connected to an external power source.

More details about the earbuds can be found in our initial coverage of the Beats Studio Buds announcement back in late April.


Beats Solo Buds will be available to pre-order on Apple's online store starting Tuesday, June 18, ahead of a Thursday, June 20 launch.

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Top Rated Comments

Gengar Avatar
4 weeks ago
The case does not have a built in battery… what?
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
sleeptodream Avatar
4 weeks ago

The case does not have a built in battery… what?
They’re rated for 18 hours of battery life on their own. Honestly I’d trade a charging case for battery life like that, I always seem to have to charge 3/4 of the way through a flight ?
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
easy4lif Avatar
4 weeks ago
Waiting for the updated pill. Hopefully Apple announces it soon!
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Nozuka Avatar
4 weeks ago
18h battery is pretty good. makes sense to have no battery in the case like that.

charging a battery from a battery is pretty stupid anway, if you can avoid it.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Whats-a-computer? Avatar
4 weeks ago

Beats fit pro 2, when?
Right after Powerbeats Pro 2!
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
iJulio Avatar
4 weeks ago
I’ll pick one of these up for my work phone. $79 is a fair price for these.
Score: 1 Votes (Like | Disagree)