Google is releasing an replace for its Pixel Buds A-Collection wi-fi headphones, which can add a bass slider, a loudness compensation setting for higher bass and treble response at low volumes, and a pleasant connectivity enchancment (via Droid-Life). Provided that the buds are solely $99 (or free, if you happen to acquired them with a Pixel 6 or 6 Pro preorder), it’s good to see Google including new options by way of software program updates.
As we discovered earlier as we speak, the Pixel Buds might be getting extra management over the bass response. The buds had a “bass boost” choice earlier than, however now you’ll have the ability to flip up the bass utilizing a four-step slider — and you’ll even flip it down a notch if that’s what you like.
Google additionally says that if the Pixel Buds A-Collection can’t connect with the final gadget you used them with, they’ll attempt to fall again to the gadget they had been related to earlier than that. For instance, if you happen to had been utilizing the buds together with your laptop computer that’s at present off, they may connect with your telephone routinely whenever you take them out of the case if you happen to had them related to your telephone earlier than utilizing them together with your laptop.
Google says that the replace, model 282, needs to be “rolling out over the coming days” and can set up routinely if you happen to’re utilizing a Pixel working Android 10 or increased or if you happen to’re utilizing any telephone with Android 6 or above that has the Pixel Buds app put in (so long as it has permission to see close by gadgets). In case you don’t like ready for computerized updates, Google does present directions on how to manually check for an update as nicely.