By 8 September 2020 | Categories: Hardware



HUAWEI, the world’s leading technology company, today announced the launch of the HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i, offering a premium audio experience with seamless connectivity. Featuring a new closed fit in-ear design and Active Noise Cancellation technology, HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i offer an incredible immersive audio experience, whatever your surroundings. Users can enjoy music to the full, and have crystal-clear conversations wherever they are 

Shut the world out and immerse yourself in sound

As the company that launched the world’s first open-fit active noise cancellation TWS earphones, Huawei would be expected to deliver even more innovation with this new member of the HUAWEI FreeBuds 3 series. This time around, Huawei continues to step up the active noise cancellation experience with new in-ear active noise cancelling Bluetooth earphones, which unleashes the full potential of noise cancellation.

Whether listening to your favourite music, having calls with loved ones or experiencing thrilling movie audio effects, you can enjoy uninterrupted moments with the ultimate noise-cancelling experience of the new HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i. These earphones come with two outward-facing mics and one inward-facing mic. While the outward-facing mic detects ambient noise to actively counter with anti-noise, the inward-facing mic picks up the other noises in your ears for further cancellation, actively lowering background noise by up to 32dB. The three mics offer thorough noise cancellation for improved call quality, bringing you an immersive listening experience.

Intelligent pairing, intuitive user experience

For seamless interaction between all of your HUAWEI devices, a pop-up window on your smartphone helps to automatically pair the devices as soon as the HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i charging case is open, allowing users to instantly enjoy their favourite songs or easily keep an eye on the battery status.  Within the same notification, the pop-up will indicate the earphones and charging case’s battery status so the users can check them in real-time.

Syncing with your every move, HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i feature built-in capacitive sensors on both sides, offering unrivalled convenience and control for users. Simply double-tap for music and calls, and long-tap for active noise cancellation. Furthermore, playback will intelligently pause when the earbuds are taken out and will resume once they are placed back in.  

Crystal-clear sound

HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i feature 10mm large dynamic drivers, helping to deliver a powerful bass. Furthermore, the highly sensitive polymer composite diaphragms are carefully tuned to deliver authentic and balanced audio.

The HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i provide 3.5 hours of continuous music playback on a single charge. With the battery inside these earphones’ charging case, the HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i can provide up to 14.5 hours of uptime for everyday use.

Simplicity and style

Crafted with style and fit in mind, the HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i feature ergonomic cone-shaped main bodies, complete with flexible silicon tips in the understated colourway of Ceramic White. The conical ear tips are airtight, achieving the best physical noise cancellation effect while providing wearing comfort. Inspired by youth culture, the HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i take on a beautiful elliptical silhouette, providing a comfortable grip, no matter how they are held.

The charging case is also highly versatile. The power button is located to the right of the port, easily accessible to the thumb. An indicator light is available both inside and outside for the users to keep tabs on the charge level.

Pricing and Availability

The HUAWEI FreeBuds 3i are available from 7 September at an RRP of R1,999 from the following stores:

·         Huawei online store

·         Vodacom

·         Musica

·         Takealot

·         Hi-Store



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