Nuheara Limited (ASX: NUH), transforming the way people hear by creating smart and affordable hearing solutions, has announced the launch by HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) of the HP Elite Wireless Earbuds, the first product to be manufactured by Nuheara under the recently announced three year umbrella supply agreement between the two companies.
HP describes the HP Elite Wireless Earbuds as:
“The world’s most advanced earbuds for collaboration¹, with personalized audio tuning, adjustable noise cancellation, and sound situation presets. Flow through the day with earbuds that seamlessly switch from a conference call on a PC to listening to music on a phone via the simple Windows® 10, iOS, or Android app. The Elite Wireless Earbuds will be offered as an option with the Elite Dragonfly Max or available separately for purchase.”
“The Nuheara team is delighted to be developing products with technology powerhouse HP. Nuheara’s co-development of the new HP Elite Wireless Earbuds over the last six months is further validation of the strong engineering and manufacturing team we have built here in Perth, Australia.”
–Nuheara CEO, Justin Miller
“HP, a leading innovator in technology has launched the product during a major technological shift where collaboration via the PC and remote locations has increased significantly since the inception of COVID,” said Nuheara CEO, Justin Miller on the launch of the co-developed product.
“This global need has now fundamentality changed the earbud or headphone from a PC peripheral to a PC essential. As global leaders in our respective markets of PCs and Hearables, this represents a strong partnership and excellent foundation for the next three years.”
According to the company, the Elite Wireless Earbuds are expected to be available from April 2021.
¹ Based on HP’s internal analysis as of December 2020. Most advanced based on premium Active Noise Cancellation, hearing test for audio personalization including earbud fit test, hearing enrichment, customizable environmental pre-sets, customizable transparency mode, speech amplification, sound direction customization, tap to switch between devices/between audio settings, low power independent/dual ear to ear use, Windows Swift Pair with comprehensive Windows 10 application, applications for Android and iOS devices.
Nuheara is a global leader in smart hearing technology which change people’s lives by enhancing the power to hear. Nuheara has developed proprietary, multi-functional, personalised intelligent hearing devices that augments a person’s hearing. Nuheara is headquartered in Perth, Australia and was the first consumer wearables technology company to be listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX). In 2016, the Company released its revolutionary wireless earbuds, IQbuds, which allow consumers to augment their hearing according to their personal hearing preferences and connect hands free with their voice-enabled smart devices. In 2020 Nuheara released its third generation IQbuds² MAX. Nuheara products are now sold Direct to Consumer (DTC) and in major consumer electronics retailers, professional hearing clinics, pharmacies and optical chains around the world. The Company’s mission is to transform the way people hear by creating smart hearing solutions that are both accessible and affordable.