As well as announcing the new Surface Laptop 2, Microsoft has also unveiled new Surface Headphones equipped with 40mm free-edge speaker drivers and a rechargeable battery that is capable of providing up to 15 hours of battery life as well as “hassle-free pairing” says Microsoft. The headphones will also feature quick charge technology allowing users to receive 16 minutes of playback from just a five-minute charge, with a full charge taking two hours to provide the full 15 hours once again. Watch the promotional video below to learn more about the new Surface Headphones which will soon be available to purchase before the holiday season priced at around $350.
The new Surface headphones are also equipped with 4 microphones for noise cancellation and 4 beam forming microphones for voice detection enabling the headset to support Microsoft’s Cortana personal assistant and also offer noise cancelling performance for those crowded planes, trains and automobiles. The new Surface headphones support up to 30 db of active noise cancellation or up to 40 db of passive noise cancellation.
“From home to office to airport, listen in comfort and style all day. Your music and phone calls sound spectacular with rich, clear audio and adjustable noise cancellation. And, use your voice to get more done with your hands free. Turn it up, or tune it out, with the new Surface Headphones – the smarter way to listen.” As soon as the Microsoft Surface Headphones are available to purchase we will keep you up-to-date as always. In the meantime you can register your interest from the official Microsoft online store by following the link below.
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