The Nothing Ear (2) features a transparent design, which is a signature element of the company's product line. Similar to its predecessor, the Ear (1), the earbuds have a semi-transparent casing that allows you to see the internal components of the earbuds. The charging case also has a transparent design, and both the earbuds and the case are small and portable. The earbuds come with press controls, which allow you to change the volume levels, skip tracks, and change the noise-canceling modes without the risk of accidental touches. Additionally, the earbuds have an IP54 rating for water resistance, while the charging case has an IP55 rating.
- Features And Specifications:
The Nothing Ear (2) has several features that contribute to an enhanced audio experience. The earbuds come equipped with 11.6mm dynamic drivers, which deliver deep bass, clearer vocals, and enhanced treble. The dual-chamber design of the earbuds ensures smooth airflow, which further enhances the sound quality. The earbuds also support Hi-Res audio and the LHDC 5.0 codec technology, which enhances various audio details. The audio codec supports a frequency transfer of up to 24 bit/192 kHz at speeds of up to 1 Mbps.
The earbuds support personalized ANC or Active Noise Cancellation, which works in accordance with the shape of your ear canal for optimal noise reduction. The Adaptive mode ensures this feature is working at its best. The Clear Voice technology that accompanies the microphones also enhances call quality, resulting in clearer calls without any background disruption. Another interesting feature is the Personal Sound Profile, which takes your hearing test via the Nothing X app and provides you with a personalized sound experience by adjusting the equalizer levels. The Dual Connection feature allows you to connect the Ear (2) with two devices at the same time and even conveniently switch between them.
The earbuds provide a playback time of approximately 36 hours on a single charge without ANC and come with fast charging support, which provides 8 hours of listening time in just 10 minutes. They also support 2.5W wireless charging and reverse charging via the Nothing phone. The earbuds get support for Google Fast Pair and Microsoft’s Swift Pair for faster pairing. Additionally, there's a Game mode to enable low latency, which can be useful during gaming sessions.
- Price and Availability:
The Nothing Ear (2) is priced at Rs 9,999, which is slightly higher than the price of the Ear (1). The ANC-enabled earbuds compete with the likes of the OnePlus Buds Pro 2, Oppo Enco X2, and other options. The Ear (2) will be available to buy through Flipkart, select offline stores, and even Myntra.
Overall, the Nothing Ear (2) offers several upgrades and features compared to its predecessor, making it a promising option for those looking for high-quality TWS earbuds.