(wassuprockers) – Sonos has been rumoured to be running on a couple of headphones or earbuds, and newly surfaced proof simplest provides to that conspiracy.
The corporate has reportedly taken a controlling stake in UK headphones maker RHA Audio, in step with paperwork from Corporations Area (as first spotted via Forbes). For those who learn between the traces, possibly Sonos desires to make use of RHA and its audio generation to provide new headphones.
The Glasgow-based company makes headphones just like the TrueConnect and TrueConnect 2. It is particularly identified for in-ear headphones, no longer over-ears. It is price noting RHA Audio utterly modified its identify to Beginning North this previous yr, as noticed via Relied on Evaluations.
No matter shape issue they take, maximum assume Sonos’ headphones will most probably be offering voice assistant regulate. Bloomberg even thinks the headphones will paintings with more than one digital assistants, just like the Sonos One. They are going to most likely additionally game a quantity slider, playback controls, and a mic for voice calls.
A USPTO patent submitting from Would possibly 2021 steered Sonos used to be additionally making an allowance for some moderately unconventional designs and new charging approaches. Here is to hoping Sonos finds extra quickly concerning the upcoming headphones. wassuprockers has contacted the corporate for a remark.
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Writing via Maggie Tillman.