Quick Answer: Why Were Bose Sleepbuds Discontinued?

Bose is discontinuing its noise-masking Sleepbuds following customer complaints that the items failed to charge fully and that they unexpectedly powered down.

The decision to stop offering the $249 wireless earbuds was disclosed Thursday in an email to customers.

Customers who return their product by Dec.

Are Bose Sleepbuds discontinued?

Bose is fully discontinuing its Sleepbuds, the $250 earbuds that were designed to be worn during sleep to help drown out disturbances and other unwanted noise. Returns of the product will be accepted until December 31st, and customers are being promised a full refund.

Are Bose Sleepbuds safe?

The Bose Noise Masking Sleep Buds are perfectly safe to use over long periods of time. They achieve an ultra-low level of radiation exposure because they do not stream audio or other content throughout the night as the sounds are stored locally on the ear buds.

How do I reset my Bose Sleepbuds?

Resetting the charging case powers the case off and then on. This can help resolve charging issues. To reset the charging case, insert a thin paper clip or pin into the hole on the back of the case near the USB connector. Press until you feel a click.

When did Bose Sleepbuds come out?

They’re available in the US and Canada beginning June 21, 2018 at Bose stores, bose.com, and select resellers; and select markets in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Mexico and Latin America this fall. Sleepbuds™ prototypes were introduced in November 2017 on Indiegogo, and sold-out in six days.

What happened to Bose Sleepbuds?

Bose is fully discontinuing its Sleepbuds, the $250 earbuds that were designed to be worn during sleep to help drown out disturbances and other unwanted noise. Returns of the product will be accepted until December 31st, and customers are being promised a full refund.

Should I return my Bose Sleepbuds?

For that reason, we’re discontinuing sleepbuds™. We’ll go back to research, because we are committed to making our vision a reality. We’re also extending an offer to all our sleepbuds™ customers: You can return your product for a full refund until December 31, 2019.

Is it bad to sleep with earplugs every night?

First and foremost, it’s best to not make sleeping with earplugs an every night habit. By not wearing them every night, you’re giving your ears a chance to rest and drain built-up earwax. Second, it is vital to take proper care and maintenance of your ear plugs.

Can Bose Sleepbuds damage your hearing?

Billed as a set of noise-masking earbuds, the Bose Sleepbuds do not offer any noise cancellation or a very high level of isolation. It will not damage your hearing due to noise exposure on its own. Very tiny and unobtrusive, the Sleepbuds sit just outside the ear canal, though they do act as a physical barrier to it.

Can the Bose Sleepbuds play music?

Bose’s Sleepbuds are notable for one particular reason: They don’t play music. They pair to your smartphone like a normal set of earbuds would, but you don’t use them to stream songs or play MP3 files; instead, you use the Bose Sleep app to choose a soothing soundtrack.