The Jaybird X4 Sport Wireless Bluetooth Headphones are designed for sport, fitness, or just any outdoor activity, and you can get a pair for $49.99 shipped, today only, originally $129.99. Aside from being sweatproof, the IPX7 waterproof rating means that these wireless headphones can handle any inclement weather you encounter: rain, snow or even accidental submersion down to one meter for up to 30 minutes. They feature new silicon fins and ultra-soft silicon tips in several different sizes, while Jaybird Comply Ultra foam tips boast thermo-reactive foam that conforms to your ear canals for a comfortable and secure fit. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
SOUNDPEATS TrueShift2 Wireless Earbuds are designed for active lifestyles, and you can get a pair for $30.09 shipped, today only, originally $39.99. Thanks to its IPX7 rating, these earbuds are designed withstand water and sweat, making them perfect for running, gym, jogging, yoga, fitness, travel, outdoor activities and more. The 3000mAh charging case doubles as a power bank for your mobile devices. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Beats Flex is the company’s most affordable premium wireless earphones to date, and it’s definitely no slouch. Leveraging the flexible and convenient design of BeatsX, this device features magnetic auto-play/pause earbuds, a 12-hour battery life, a new acoustic driver and upgraded microphone and USB-C charging to boot. Plus, they come in four stylish colors: Beats Black, Yuzu Yellow, Smoke Gray and Flame Blue. The Beats Black and Yuzu Yellow are now available for pre-order, priced at a mere $49.99. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Apple AirPods Pro are best known for its Active Noise Cancellation as well as superior, immersive sound in an all-new lightweight, in-ear design, and you can get a pair for $199 shipped, today only, originally $249.99. When you’re in a noisy environment, AirPods Pro uses two microphones combined with advanced software to continuously remove background noise and provide a uniquely customized, superior noise-canceling experience. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Ultimate Ears (UE) unveiled today the UE FITS, the first-ever true wireless earphones with an instant custom fit. How does it work? Each earbud molds perfectly to fit individual ears in less than a minute with its patented Lightform technology. You won’t have to deal with the small, medium and large ear tips, but get to enjoy all-day comfort, all the while delivering an exceptional audio experience. They deliver up to eight hours of continuous listening on a single charge or over 20-hours with additional charges from the compact case. Read more for a video and additional information.
Logitech’s G533 Wireless Gaming Headset offers DTS 7.1 surround sound technology, and you can get one for $74 shipped, this week only, originally $149.99. Pro-G audio drivers recreate the in-game environmental effects and positional audio that game designers intended you to hear. You’ll be able to get up to a 15 meter wireless range with lossless digital audio transmission and up to 15 hour battery life on a single charge. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Bose Sleepbuds II feature much better noise masking than its predecessor and introduce new categories of content to combat the other barrier to rest: the inability to relax. This model combines new acoustic as well as electronics design, a revamped enclosure that’s lighter than a dime, new proprietary ear tips for a secure, super-soft fit, and over 35 free tracks. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
The Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones are touted as the best in the lineup yet, and you can get a pair for $199.95 shipped, today only, originally $299.95. This model builds upon Solo3 Wireless’ award-winning sound profile with an evolved acoustic platform, a refined driver with optimized diaphragm geometries, two beam-forming microphones, an updated speech-detecting accelerometer and Pure Adaptive Noise Cancelling (Pure ANC). Product page. Read more for a hands-on review and additional information.
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US Customs and Border Protection mistakenly seized a shipment of OnePlus Buds this past weekend at John F. Kennedy International Airport and touted them as counterfeit electronic goods. That’s right, CBP officers thought they had seized 2,000 counterfeit Apple Airpod Earbuds from Hong Kong destined for Nevada at an air cargo facility, and they went on to say that if “the merchandise were genuine, the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) would have been $398,000.” Read more for a hands-on video of the OnePlus Buds to see just how close they are to AirPods.
Bose QuietComfort Earbuds have leaked, and they are almost ready to take on the AirPods Pro, or just anyone looking for an alternative. Originally called the Noise-Cancelling Earbuds 700, this device claims to offer 6-hours on a full charge and a perfect for taking phone calls, thanks to a custom-designed microphone array. Each pair also come with the company’s popular StayHear Max tips, complete with an integrated stability arc, that are both sweat and water resistant.Read more for the leaked teaser trailer and additional information.