Samsung’s Galaxy Buds were unveiled way back last February which means we’re due for an update in the coming months. Just in time, Samsung published a support page for a product bearing the SM-R175 model number which is rumored to be the upcoming Galaxy Buds+. The original Galaxy Buds which boast the R170 model number lack active noise cancellation which is one of the key features rumored to come with their successor.
While the support page doesn’t reveal any details or images of the earphones, it’s a clear sign that we’re close to the product launch.
Last year’s Galaxy Buds were announced alongside the Galaxy S10 line so it would make sense to see the new model go official with the S11 models. Apart from the rumored active noise cancellation, there’s no real speculations or rumors to suggest anything so we’ll have to wait for more clues in the meantime.
This is great news. I bought a pair of Galaxy Buds to compare to Apple's AirPods. I liked the Galaxy Buds so much more than the AirPods that I have three sets of them now. I noticed that the AirPods emit a high-pitched (coil whine?) noise when t...