These days there’s really no shortage of excellent lifestyle headphones or cool looking sports earphones. Consumers have endless options to choose from depending their personal preferences.
So to no-one’s surprise JVC has just recently revealed 2 brand new quality Bluetooth headphones, the HA-SBT5 Bluetooth on-ear headphones, and the HA-EBT5 splash-proof Bluetooth sports earphones.
Both models look very stylish and hip which seem to suggest that they are targeted at a younger public.
JVC HA-SBT5 Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones
According to JVC, one of the HA-SBT5‘s essential selling points would be its weight at 157gr. That’s super light! Just for comparison, the Sennheiser Urbanite on-ear weights 260gr.
Furthermore, the HA-SBT5 includes a bass increase function and a rechargeable battery that’s good for 10 hours after a 2.5 hour recharge period. And to add to its portability, it’s completely foldable.
The HA-SBT5 also contains a microphone and remote so you can easily make and take calls on the go. The remote also lets you control your favorite music tracks without the need to take out your phone.
The HA-SBT5 will come in 3 colors: black with red accents, black with blue accents or white. They can be yours for $59.95.
JVC HA-EBT5 Splash-Proof Bluetooth Sports Earphones
For the more sports-minded persons, JVC has the HA-EBT5. These are a pair of splash-proof earphones and are created for those who do a lot of physical activities. Just like the HA-SBT5 headphones, these earphones will likewise come with a remote/mic.
The APX4 rating tells us that these earphones can withstand a splash of water from any direction for at least 5 minutes. More on official APX ratings here.
The HA-EBT5 weights 15gr. and is equipped with a rechargeable battery that provides 4.5 hours of listening pleasure after a 2.5 hour recharge period.
JVC claims that these will stay in place even during the most vigorous activities. This is achieved by JVC’s Pivot Motion Fit system, which uses a soft rubber hook to stabilize the earphones and guarantees a perfect and comfy fit and makes sure the earphones stay in place at all time.
Besides de regular earpieces, they also include open-type earpieces so you can still hear ambient noises when you’re running or biking.
The HA-EBT5 will come in 4 different colors: red, black, blue and pink and can be yours for $79.95.