The new wireless earbuds from Creative Technology sport a new design, along with features such as Active Noise Cancellation and Ambient Mode.
The new design is reminiscent of AirPods, with stick-shaped earbuds that fit into a pocket-friendly charging case. They offer noise control functions such as Active Noise Cancellation and Ambient Mode for an excellent listening experience.
Called Creative Zen Air, they can deliver a total playtime of up to 18 hours and up to six hours on a single charge. Other features include 10mm neodymium drivers, Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, and a certified rating of IPX4 for resistance to water and sweat.
The Active Noise Cancellation blocks unwanted background noise so users can focus during work calls or listen to audio on a walk or run outside. Tapping the earbuds activates Ambient Mode, which lets in the right amount of sound.
They weigh 46 grams and have 10mm neodymium drivers that deliver clear high tones and balanced mid-tones. The Creative Zen Air also includes four microphones to pick up a user's voice for clear communication.
Additionally, the earbuds will support upcoming SXFI devices with built-in Super X-Fi Spatial Holography technology. It will let users enjoy a surround-sound experience similar to Apple's Spatial Audio technology in AirPods.
Pricing & Availability
The Creative Zen Air is available for $44.99 through Creative's website.