5 adaptive ANC modes from 1MORE’s ComfoBuds Pro wireless earbuds
Editor’s brief: Not all ANC (active noise cancellation) are made equal. Some have basic modes like “on” or “off”, which are not ideal if you want a more gradated ANC experience to suit your taste and ambience. The CES entrant 1MORE ComfoBuds Pro features all 5 of adaptive ANC modes to block out noise from flight-friendly mode, noisy cafes, gusty winds, to a “pass-through” safety mode where users can still the surroundings, to no ANC at all. The styling and ergonomics are superb, with a decently long battery life per fast charge, and active lifestyle compatible. Read more below.
SINGAPORE – With a focus on premium consumer audio, 1MORE has just released a new pair of wireless headphones in Singapore. The ComfoBuds Pro is 1MORE’s sixth True Wireless product this year, and it represents 1MORE’s effort to bring comfort and portability to the True Wireless category while still delivering that highly touted sound signature for which 1MORE is known.
The ComfoBuds Pro are equipped with 1MORE’s patented QuietMax ANC Technology and a total of 6 Electronic Noise-Canceling (ENC) microphones, all of which are supported by an AI-powered deep neural network to ensure crystal-clear calls, regardless of how loud the surrounding area may be. By fusing hybrid ANC technology with pinpoint audio to immerse listeners in a captivating Hi-Fi audio environment, 1MORE’s QuietMax ANC Technology revolutionizes the way headphones deliver Active Noise Cancelling (ANC).
The ANC experience on the 1MORE ComfoBuds Pro can be customized to your preferences via five different adaptive modes.
- ANC strong to block out external sounds up to 35dB, best for flight travels
- ANC mild that is best suited for chatty environments such as cafés
- Wind noise resistant mode to filter out the wind sound when taking a call on-the-go
- Pass-through mode for commuters who wants to be more conscious of their surroundings when moving from one place to another
- ANC off mode for pure listening experience with 1MORE’s signature sound
Those who enjoy listening to music can easily switch between the modes to tailor their experience to their surroundings, without having to choose between a high-quality listening experience and effective noise reduction. In addition, a 13.4mm titanium composite dynamic driver is installed in the ComfoBuds Pro, providing genuine and well-balanced sound. The music you’re listening to sounds great, from the deepest lows to the smoothest highs.
Other features include:
- Ergonomically designed: Oblique-angled earbuds create an ergonomic design that is tested to fit ears of all shapes and sizes. They sit snugly and secretly in your ear canals for a comfortable and squeeze-free experience.
- Auto pause & play: Featuring built-in infrared sensors, the earbuds will automatically pause music when you remove them from your ears and resume once you put them back on, giving you a seamless listening experience.
- 28 hour battery life + fast charge: The extended playtime makes sure you always have some music to lighten up your routine without worrying about a low battery catching you off guard. 15 minutes of charge fuels you up for 2 hours of listening time thanks to the fast charge technology.
- IPX4 water and sweat resistance: IPX4 water and sweat resistant means you can sweat it out in the gym, horse around near the pool, or jog in the sprinkles.
- Customisable fit: Product includes 4 different silicone ear tip sizes, enabling options for the best fit for a long lasting and comfortable listening experience
- Single EarBud Weight: 5.2g
- Gross Weight: 50.4g (with case)
- Earbud dimensions: 42 x 23.95 x 20.93 mm
- Case dimensions: 80 x 37.5 x 30 mm
- Single earbud battery capacity: 50 mAh
- Case battery capacity: 450 mAh
- Charging time: 1 hour (earbuds) ; 2 hours (charging case)
- Playtime – Earbuds: 6 hours (with ANC); 8 hours (without ANC)
- Playtime – Case and earbuds: 20 hours (with ANC); 28 hours (without ANC)
- Speaker Impedance: 32Ω
- Bluetooth: Version 5.0; 10m range (open space)
Pricing and Availability
1MORE ComfoBuds Pro retails for S$159 (including GST) and is available immediately in two colours — Black or White. They are available for purchase at the following authorised retailers: AV One (av1group.com.sg), Connect-IT, Challenger, Headphones.SG, Isetan Scotts L3, Isetan Tampines L2, KrisShop, MobyShop, Mobile Bash, Popular, Stereo Electronics, Takashimaya L3, Treoo, and XGear.