• Earbuds

    Length: 32.4 mm ± 0.5 mm

    Width: 17.6 mm ± 0.5 mm

    Thickness: 22.8 mm ± 0.5 mm

    Weight: 5.4 g ± 0.3 g

    Charging case

    Length: 66.6 mm ± 0.5 mm

    Width: 50.1 mm ± 0.5 mm

    Thickness: 27.3 mm ± 0.5 mm

    Weight: 45 g ± 1 g

    *The actual size and weight may vary depending on the product configurations and manufacturing process.

  • Speaker: 11 mm dual-magnetic dynamic driver unit

    Frequency response range: 16 Hz to 40 kHz

  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.2

    Proximity pairing prompt: supported*

    Wear detection: supported*

    Dual-connection: supported

    *This feature requires HUAWEI smartphones or tablets running EMUI 10.1 or later.

  • Battery capacity:

    42 mAh for the earbuds (minimum value for a single earbud) and 505 mAh for the charging case (minimum value)

    Charging mode:

    Wired charging for the charging case: USB Type-C

    The charging case supports wireless charging.*

    Charging duration:

    Charging the earbuds with the charging case: 20 minutes

    Charging the empty charging case with a cable: 40 minutes

    Charging the empty charging case wirelessly: 240 minutes

    Battery life:

    Music playback with the earbuds only (noise cancellation off): 5 hours

    Music playback with the earbuds only (noise cancellation on): 3.5 hours

    Music playback with multiple charges in the case (noise cancellation off): 30 hours

    Music playback with multiple charges in the case (noise cancellation on): 20 hours

    Note: Battery life and charging data comes from Huawei lab tests. Actual battery life and charging duration will vary depending on the volume, audio source, environment, usage, and other factors.

    *Data comes from Huawei lab tests. A prototype of the HUAWEI FreeBuds 5 and the accompanying software were tested with a HUAWEI P50 Pro.

    Audio playback test: The earbuds were connected to the phone via Bluetooth for audio playback in AAC format with the volume level set to 50%. The audio continued to play until sound stopped playing from one of the earbuds.

    To charge the charging case, align the center of the wireless charging coil with the center of the wireless charger, and slightly adjust the position until the indicator turns on. The charging case supports Qi-certified wireless charger. Some wireless chargers may not be able to charge the case properly.

  • Accelerometer/Infrared sensor/Hall sensor/Touch sensor

  • Dynamic EQ/ANC/Call noise cancellation

  • Press and hold

    Swipe up or down


  • Earbuds: IP54 dust- and splash-resistance

    Charging case: not water-resistant

    Note: This product does not offer pro-level water-proof device, but is splash-, water-, and dust-resistant during normal use. It has been subject to lab tests under controlled conditions, which indicates that it meets the IP54 level. Splash, water, and dust resistance are not permanent conditions and resistance may decrease over time with normal use. Avoid charging the device in damp environments. Liquid damage is not covered under the warranty.

  • Earbud × 2 (left and right)

    Charging case × 1

    Quick Start Guide & Safety information

    Warranty card × 1

    USB Type-C charging cable × 1

    Ear tip: 1 set