Harman International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, has unleashed a new in-ear headphone in India, the JBL Free. It is a pair of truly wireless earphone that offers a completely hands-free experience and is said to deliver up to 24hrs of usage on a single charge.
JBL Free Price and Availability
Harman has designed the JBL Free to take on Apple AirPods and Bose SoundTrack. It has been aggressively priced in India at Rs. 9,999 and is available for sale in Black and White Color options. It can be purchased from Harman Audio online store, various online and retail channels, and 350 key Samsung brand stores across the country.
JBL Free Specifications
Much like the AirPods and Bose SoundSport, the JBL Free are a pair of the earbuds that aren’t connected to one another with any wire whatsoever. The earphones pair via Bluetooth and come with a charging case that provides 20hrs of power back up and an hour of music playback worth of juice in just 15-minutes with quick charge technology.
The JBL Free also has a built-in microphone to answer calls at the touch of a button. Furthermore, it comes with interchangeable three comfort-fit ear tips and two secure fit silicone sleeves for an impeccable and secure fit.
Harman claims that the JBL Free is IPX5 certified that make it withstand in any situation, whether it is rainfall or a vigorous morning sweat session at the gym.
“JBL Free truly steps up the listening experience with its superior sound, versatility and sleek looks. The cord-free earbuds encourage music lovers and executives to break up from wires and neckbands for truly unrestricted movement. We are excited to introduce the new in-ear headphone to add to their active lifestyle, give them high-quality audio and the freedom to experience audio in a completely new way,” said Sumit Chauhan, Vice President – Lifestyle Audio, Harman India, in a statement announcing the new launch.