Microsoft Surface Earbuds Review: New Features, Price and Much More

Published on October 7, 2019

Microsoft recently unveiled its first wireless Earbuds on Wednesday on October 2. Last year Microsoft released Surface Headphones. Key Features included by Microsoft in the Surface Earbuds are unbeatable as compared to the other leading wireless earphones released by Apple and Samsung. Although Microsoft’s Surface earbuds got some incredible features it’s quite expensive as compared to its rivals.

Microsoft Surface Earbuds Price & Availability

The price of the latest Microsoft Earbuds is $249 which is announced on Microsoft’s latest event on Wednesday. Microsoft Surface Earbuds comes with a charging case and three different sizes of silicone ear tips. On the other hand, Apple’s AirPods costs $199. Microsoft Surface Earbuds will be available for the public by the end of this year.


Surface Earbuds are different from its other rivals. Surface Earbuds are designed with innovation.

  • Earbuds are quite big as compared to other competitors but they are very comfortable in using.
  • These Earbuds come with three different sizes of tips small, medium and large which can fit in the ears of anyone.
  • Microsoft Earbuds are also a bit heavy as compared to Apple AirPods but they don’t block ear canals completely that is the reason they are ultra-comfortable.
  • Microsoft’s Surface Earbuds are visually very different from other Earbuds available in the market. The inner side is soft made of rubber that will be inside of your ears. While the other is a white-colored shiny disc with intuitive touch and voice control.
  • Charging Case of Surface Earbuds is large. It cannot be fitted in the pocket.


Microsoft Surface Earbuds are designed with innovation and perfection. The features in these Surface Earbuds are indomitable.


Responsive touch enables intuitive gestures. Double-tap used for play/pause while swipe up/down for adjusting the volume. Swipe forward to skip a song and swiping backward to replay it.  Surface Earbuds support Android devices, Windows 10, Apple devices running iOS 9 or later as well as Bluetooth 4.1 or 4.2 protocols. Touch and hold will activate digital assistance depending on the Operating System.

Premium Sound

These earbuds are designed to allow the audience to experience rich, immersive Omnisonic sound. They deliver exceptional acoustic sounds. Each Surface Earbud has two microphones that produce exceptionally good call quality and voice recognition. These microphones cancel the background sound during calls.

The highest sound reached by Surface Earbuds is 108 decibels to protect the user’s ears from permanent loss.

Surface Earbuds Live Translation:

The feature that will transform the lives of many people is transcribing and translating the voice on the connected computer. It can help during business meetings and a PowerPoint presentation. This feature allows translating the voice in 60 languages which is helpful during a presentation in a foreign country. A good internet connection is required to activate this feature. This innovation made tech geeks very excited.

Battery Life

The battery life of Microsoft Surface Earbuds is incredible. It offers 24 hours of charge with the help of a charging case. The charging case offers three full charges.  Surface Earbuds last for straight 8 hours by a single charge. On the other hand, Apple’s AirPods last for five hours.

Final Words

Microsoft Surface Earbuds comes with lots of features that Apple AirPods lack. Surface Earbuds are bigger and better. They have a long battery life, more comfortable and comes with intuitive gestures. The price that is $249 is worth spending this gadget which will be translating your voice on live sessions. Feel free to ask any questions you have regarding this gadget in the comment section below. Have a happy using!!!

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