Samsung-owned HARMAN has announced the JBL Soundgear wearable device in India. The new JBL Soundgear comes with a price tag of Rs 14,999 and is up for grabs via various online and offline stores across the country.
The JBL Soundgear is a device which allows for hands-free and ear-free audio experience. The wireless device connects itself to any smartphone or tablet with the help of Bluetooth and provides immersive sound quality using JBL Signature Sound. Additionally, the JBL Soundgear can be used with VR headsets such as the Samsung Gear VR which will allow for great audio along with great visuals from the VR headset.
Sumit Chauhan, Vice President – Lifestyle Audio, HARMAN India said, “JBL Soundgear gives users the freedom to experience audio in a completely new way. No matter the activity, users can create their own personal sound zone without the closed-off feeling of a headphone. Whether doing house or office work, engaging in virtual reality or watching a movie from a tablet, JBL Soundgear empowers users to create their very own listening environment while staying connected to their surroundings.”
The JBL Soundgear, with rubber anti-slip treatment comes with a playback time of up to six hours and has an inbuilt dual-microphone which supports echo and noise cancelling technology for clear conversations.