Nothing makes some daring claims concerning the audio enhancements made for the Ear (2). Whereas the magnitude of noise cancellation stays the identical at 40 Decibels, the Ear (2) provides an adaptive trick to the combination. To place it merely, the earbuds routinely alter the noise cancellation ranges primarily based on the exterior noise ranges, which is a neat trick to avoid wasting battery juice. Past that, you’ll be able to at all times select between three ANC ranges as a substitute.
Nothing’s newest earbuds additionally borrow just a few methods from the OnePlus Buds Professional 2. The primary one is an ear-fit tip take a look at, which runs a beep take a look at in your ear canal to customise the sound output. A brand new low-lag mode has additionally arrived, however it solely works with the Cellphone (1).
On the audiophile facet of issues, LHDC 5.0 assist has arrived, promising 24-bit hi-res audio streaming. However as soon as once more, there is no aptX or LDAC compatibilty. The triple mic array has additionally been carried over from the Ear (1), however Nothing claims to have enhanced them with a transparent voice tech to spice up readability.
Essentially the most notable addition, nevertheless, is dual-point connectivity, which suggests the Ear (2) can keep paired with two gadgets concurrently. The final notable tweak is that, as a substitute of tap-based gestures, Nothing has blessed its next-gen earbuds with squeeze gestures for playback controls.