Nothing Ear 1 Black Edition TWS Earphones Launched in India; Announces crypto payments for purchases and carbon neutrality
December 1, 2021
Nothing Ear 1 Black Edition True Wireless Stereo (TWS) Earphones were launched in India today. The London-based company, led by Carl Pei, co-founder of OnePlus, will now sell Nothing Ear 1 in the new Black colour. Nothing Year 1 TWS earbuds comes with a transparent design, active noise cancellation (ANC), transparency mode, touch control, wireless charging and IPX4 water resistance.
Moreover, the company has announced that the Nothing Ear 1 Black Edition will come with the same transparent case as the original Nothing Ear 1 that swaps the white sections for black, with a new matte black design on the silicon earbuds.
Nothing also revealed that the Ear 1, the company’s first product, is now carbon neutral. The company says it worked with Geneva-based SGS and other third parties to assess and neutralise the carbon footprint of the Nothing Ear 1 TWS. Nothing will include the TWS earbuds’ 1.78kg carbon footprint on the company’s packaging.
The company’s first product, Ear 1, is now carbon neutral. Furthermore, the company says it has worked with Geneva-based SGS and other third parties to evaluate and disable the carbon footprint of the Nothing Ear 1 TWS. Additionally, the 1.78kg carbon footprint of TWS earbuds will not be included on the company’s packaging.
Transparency mode that allows users to hear their surroundings through their earbuds.
Up to 5.7 hours of battery life on a full charge
34 hours with the charging case
IPX4 rating for sweat resistance and can be use for workouts
Support both SBC and AAC codecs.
Price and availability
The new Black Nothing Ear 1 Black Edition TWS earbuds are price at Rs. 6,999, the same as the existing White colour option. The Nothing Ear 1 Black variant will go on sale on December 13 at 12 noon on Flipkart.
Last but not least, the company has also announced that it will start accepting cryptocurrency payments on its website. Which means that customers will be able to buy the Nothing earbuds with Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD Coin, and Dogecoin. However, India is not one of the select countries where cryptocurrency payments will be accept as of now.