TC Acoustic announced today the unveiling of Bowers & Wilkins’ next generation of wearables, including noise cancelling TWS earbuds, Pi7 S2 and Pi5 S2, and two limited edition Px8 headphones: the Px8 McLaren Edition and Px8 007 Edition at The Starhill, Kuala Lumpur.
All models will be available at my.tcacoustic.asia or the TC Acoustic Flagship Store at The Starhill, Kuala Lumpur.
Bowers & Wilkins New Pi7 S2 & Pi5 S2 In-Ear True Wireless Headphones
Now in its second generation, the Pi7 S2 & Pi5 S2 In-Ear True Wireless Headphones brings new upgrades over the predecessor.
The new models feature an improved earbud battery life, offering up to 5 hours of listening time before a recharge is required. They offer a quick charge function, delivering 2 hours of listening time with only a 15-minute charge. The charging cases also offer additional battery life of up to 16 hours for the Pi7 S2, and 19 hours for the Pi5 S2.
Both models also feature improved wireless connectivity with an increased Bluetooth range of up to 25m for a more stable listening experience.
The Pi7 S2 continues to offer Wireless Audio Retransmission, enabling users to connect to an external audio source and wirelessly retransmit audio from the source to the earbuds via the charging case.
The Pi7 S2 feature a 9.2mm drive unit in combination with a balanced armature driver on each side. It also offers Adaptive Noise Cancellation to automatically adapt to different environments. The ANC system is paired with six microphones – three in each earbud.
The Pi5 is equipped with a single 9.2mm driver unit in each earbud. The Pi5 S2 supports aptX wireless transmission. It also offers user selectable noise-cancelling plus an ambient pass-through mode, with two built-in microphones per earbud.
Bowers & Wilkins Px8 McLaren & 007 Limited Editions
Launched together with the in-ear TWS offerings are the limited editions of the Px8 headphones. Firstly, the company continues its collaboration with McLaren with the specially-designed Px8 McLaren Edition, which features a Galvanic grey finish and Papaya orange highlights.
Secondly, Bowers & Wilkins has also celebrated the 60th anniversary of the release of Dr No with the Px8 007 limited edition, featuring a Midnight Blue finish inspired by the dinner jacket worn by Bond in his first on-screen appearance.
Pricing & Availability
The Bowers & Wilkins Pi7 S2 will be on sale for RM2,499 and is available in Satin Black, Canvas White and Midnight Blue, while the Pi5 S2 will be on sale for RM1,699 and comes in Cloud Grey, Storm Grey, Spring Lilac and Sage Green.
The Px8 McLaren and 007 limited editions retail for RM4,299 each.