Qualcomms latest chips could make noise cancellation standard on new wireless earbuds
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Qualcomm is announcing a pair of new Bluetooth chips designed for wireless earbuds, the Qualcomm QCC514x and QCC304x SoCs. Both chipsets will support Qualcomms TrueWireless Mirroring technology for more reliable connections, along with integrated, dedicated hardware for Qualcomms hybrid active noise cancellation and onboard support for digital assistants.
Qualcomms TrueWireless Mirroring handles connections to a phone through a single earbud, which is then mirrored (hence the name) to the other earbud, which cuts down on the amount of synchronization needed (in theory) for a more reliable connection. If you take out the primary earbud, the system is designed to transition the connection seamlessly over to the mirrored earbud, too….