The Nothing Ear 1 true wireless stereo (TWS) headphones will go on sale in India on August 31st. The sale will take place on Flipkart and the launch offers will be the same as those presented in the pre-sales phase. The new TWS headphones were unveiled in July by Nothing, a UK-based electronics brand supported by OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei. Nothing Ear 1 headphones come with premium features including active noise cancellation and wireless charging. They compete with mid-range TWS offerings from brands such as Oppo, Sony, Samsung and Anker’s Soundcore.
The company has confirmed that Nothing Ear 1 will go on sale on August 31 from 12pm. The sale will take place at Flipkart and will extend until the end of stocks. OnePlus claimed the headphones were sold out within two minutes of going live on Flipkart during last week’s pre-sale.
In India Nothing Ear 1 headphones cost Rs. 5,999. The headphones come in a clear case and have a clear white design language. Sell offers are the same as pre-sales offers. This includes Rs. Instant discount of 500 when purchasing headphones using ICICI Bank credit cards and six months of free Gaana Plus subscription.
Nothing Ear 1 Specifications and Features
Nothing Ear 1 has active noise cancellation with two levels of intensity. There is also a transparency mode to let users hear their surroundings. As mentioned, the charging case is transparent with a unique design that allows you to see the headphones while charging, as well as the indicator light inside the case.
Nothing Ear 1 has touch controls to allow easy playback control, noise canceling, transparency and volume modes. Battery life is up to 5.7 hours per charge on the headphones and up to 34 hours in total including the charging case battery (570mAh). Fast Charging via USB Type-C supports a 10-minute charge that guarantees up to 8 hours of listening time. It also supports Qi wireless charging.
Nothing Ear 1 TWS headphones can be paired with the Ear 1 app to customize controls, including noise canceling intensity settings. The app is available for Android and iOS users. Additional app features include equalizer settings, quick pairing and firmware updates, as well as in-ear detection control.