Microsoft could take on Apples AirPods with wireless Surface earbuds
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Microsoft is said to be developing a Surface-branded pair of wireless earbuds. According to Thurrott, the earbuds will likely include Cortana integration and noise cancellation, and its possible (but not guaranteed) that theyll come out by the end of the year.
The Surface-branded earbuds would be meant to take on Apples AirPods in the growing wireless earbuds space. So far, Apple is the only company to have struck the right balance between size, price, sound, and reliability. Other companies, like Jabra and Bose, have offered compelling alternatives to the AirPods, but nothing thats been quite as simple to use as Apples option.
Microsoft started selling its first Surface-branded audio gear, the wireless Surface Headphones, late…