Plantronics intros BackBeat SENSE Bluetooth headphones
Last week, audio and wearable technology pioneer Plantronics unveiled the BlackBeat SENSE, a pair of smart wireless headphones that can "deliver sublime audio, all-day listening on a single charge." According to the official press release, these headphones "redefine stereo headphone capabilities, comfort and audio excellence."
BackBeat SENSE has the following highlights:
- signature Plantronics audio and dynamic drivers
- advanced Class 1 Bluetooth connectivity with improved coverage
- HD Voice-capable dual mics with optimal performance for Siri, Cortana, Google Now, and Skype
- OpenMic technology
- fold-flat earcups design (a durable pouch with a handy pocket for cables included)
These headphones weigh less than 0.31 pounds and the patent-pending headband "is designed to comfortably fit 99% of head sizes." The two color combinations available are black/espresso and white/tan.
BlackBeat SENSE can be purchased already for $179.99 USD from authorized Plantronics retailers in the US, including Plantronics.com and T-Mobile. Worldwide availability is expected in August, international pricing being €179.99 EUR or £149.99 GBP. For more details, please check the press release below.