22 September 2016

All-day versatility with Plantronics BackBeat 100 Series Wireless Headphones

Plantronics, an audio and wearable technology provider, has unveiled the BackBeat 100 Series, the first hybrid neckband wireless headphones for calls and music in the BackBeat stereo product family.

Source: Plantronics. The BackBeat 100 Series fits around the neck.
With an ultra-light design for easy all-day wear, BackBeat 100 and BackBeat 105 delivers full-range sound with solid bass for listening to music and watching videos on the go. With a built-in microphone, clear, hands-free calls can be conducted at the touch of a button.

Source: Plantronics. The BackBeat 100 Series fits around the neck."For many people a great pair of headphones is a constant companion, whether they're at work, school or on the move," said Lori Langona, Director of consumer marketing at Plantronics. "The BackBeat 100 Series 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."

Weighing less than 30g, BackBeat 100 Series has a flexible neckband design that conforms to the size and shape of the wearer's neck, with magnetic earbuds that make tangled wires a thing of the past. Additional BackBeat 100 Series features include:

* Up to eight hours of listening and talk time
* Simple three-button interface for operation of music and calls
* Full-range sound with a solid bass audio profile
* Built-in microphone with echo reduction, digital signal processing (DSP) and HD Voice clarity
* Vibration alerts for incoming calls

Other BackBeat stereo Bluetooth headphones include BackBeat FIT, sweatproof wireless sport headphones featuring a safety-oriented design and a stable fit regardless of activity level; BackBeat GO 3, wireless stereo earbuds designed to provide stunning audio quality and sound performance; the BackBeat SENSE, smart on-ear wireless headphones with sensor technology; and BackBeat PRO, over-the-ear wireless headphones, featuring active noise cancellation, and listening time of up to 24 hours.


The BackBeat 100 series will be available in black at authorised Plantronics retailers beginning end-October 2016 at a manufacturer's suggested retail price of S$119

*Images from Plantronics.