The small black earbuds look to sit in a USB-C powered case that opens like a clam rather than the dental floss tyle that AirPods popularised. The buds’ stems have two metal contacts on them for charging while the speakers are a fixed shaped.

Image: Android Police

It’s a pretty non-descript design and looks pretty off the shelf to us. There’s no real design charm like you’d find on something like the Galaxy Buds Plus

There’s no guarantee these will see release, but it’s a little sad that HTC could be soldiering on and trying to build consumer products with no sign of any kind of strategy.