It might desire Google is following Apple’s script right now: remove the headphone jack from your flagship phone, ship the phone with a depressingly bad dongle adapter, and announce a new pair of revolutionary Bluetooth headphones to divert the you-caused frustrations of your customers into extra retail transactions. however, Google took things to a full new level with the pixel 2: it didn’t even include an inexpensive pair of USB-C headphones. For all I know, several pixel 2 owners haven’t even heard the music.
Well, the silence is finally coming to an end. As reported by Android Police and 9to5Google, early orders of Google pixel Buds are currently shipping. From shipping confirmation screenshots, it seems the $159 headphones can arrive somewhere around the middle of in the week.
some people already received a retail pair of pixel Buds for review, and even did a quick demo on his Facebook page if you’re interested:
The bad news is that if you didn’t drop $159 back in early Oct, sight-unseen, and currently you’re regretting that decision, it’ll be over a month until new pixel Bud orders begin shipping, according to Google’s retail site.