Sony LinkBuds with unique open-ring design, 5.5 hours battery life launched in India; price, specifications


  • Sony has launched a new audio device in India
  • It is the Sony LinkBuds that debuted globally earlier this year
  • The TWS earphones are premium offering and come with a unique design

Sony LinkBuds have launched in India today. The TWS earphones debuted in the global markets earlier this year. They come with premium specifications and features. 

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The Sony LinkBuds come with a unique design compared to most TWS earphones in the market. The company says that the design offers a ‘Never Off’ wearing experience for the user. Read on to know what the audio device offers out of the box. 

Sony LinkBuds specifications and features 

Right off the bat, the Sony LinkBuds feature a unique open-ring design that are extremely small and weighs just four grams. The earbuds are circular in shape and are designed to match the human ear for a comfortable fit. They come with five sizes of fitting supporter to suit different ear shapes. The audio device is also IPX4 certified water-resistant. Unlike other TWS earphones, users can perform various functions on the Sony LinkBuds by tapping near the front of their ear. 

In terms of audio, the Sony LinkBuds are equipped with a 12mm ring driver and the company’s V1 processor for reproducing details in music as well as a rich and balanced sound. The design is also said to offer audio transparency. The audio device also comes with DSEE which restores high-quality sound close to the original recording. There is a precise voice pickup technology for clear on-call quality. The earbuds offer 360 Realty audio and adaptive volume control. They also pack a speak-to-chat feature that automatically pauses music when the user is talking to someone. 

The Sony LinkBuds support Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. They come with Fast Pair and Quick access to Spotify. The audio device features Bluetooth 5.2 connectivity. The TWS earphones come with a small and compact charging and storage case. They are claimed to offer 5.5 hours of playback on a full charge and 12 hours with the case. 

Sony LinkBuds price in India

The Sony LinkBuds are priced at Rs 19,990 but customers who pre-book can get the TWS earphones at a discounted price of Rs 12,990 from August 4th till August 12th. The audio device is offered in White and Black colours and can be purchased from Sony retail stores as well as leading offline and online channels from August 13th.  

Viraj Gawde

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