Plantronics Ready New Backbeat 105 Headphones
Audio specialists Plantronics have debuted new hybrid neckband wireless headphones designed for both calls and music.
Branded as the BackBeat 105, the headphones tout an ultra-light design for easy all-day wear, full-range sound a hands-free microphone.
“Weighing less than 30 grams, BackBeat 105 is made for all-day versatility,” the company says.
It’s the latest entry in the company’s BackBeat family of headphones, which also includes the sweatproof BackBeat Fit, BackBeat Go 3 and high-end BackBeat Pro.
According to Plantronic’s Peter Petrides, “BackBeat 105 S is designed for high-quality audio and quick access to phone calls when you need it, with a discreet wearing style that fades into the background when you don’t.”
It features a flexible neckband design that conforms to the size and shape of the wearer’s neck, with magnetic earbuds that promise to make tangled wires a thing of the past.
The BackBeat 105 has a battery life of eight hours, an elegant three-button interface and support for vibration alerts to notify users.
BackBeat 105 will be available through authorized Plantronics retailers in October 2016 for an RRP of $99.99.