Headphones with an unusual name AfterShokz and even more unusual features Medgadgets company already described
on Geektimes. In fact, this is an excellent headphones that do not close your ears, and send sound directly to the inner ear, using the bones of the skull of the user as a conductor of sound. Accordingly, while listening to music your ears are open, which can be useful for cyclists and runners who like to move along the road.
These headphones can work, and as a headset, so that during exercise an important call is not to be missed. Now the developers of the first version of bone headphone released the second model, Trekz Titanium ™. Funds for the project собираются on Indiegogo
, and the correct amount has been set up in just a day. Already collected at 2, 5 times more money than originally been requested, but before the end of the campaign remains 39 days. Let's see what we offer developers this time.
Basic functions Trekz Titanium ™
- The bone conduction sound (we already know);
- The ears are not closed headphones;
- Titanium headband - Lightweight and durable;
- Quality stereo;
- Preventing "leakage" of sound;
- Protection standard IP55 (sweat or rain headphones are not afraid);
- 6 hours of work in standalone mode;
- Reduction of noise when talking on the headset;
- Voice prompts;
- The guarantee of two years (not really a function, but interesting).
Now, a little more detail:
As mentioned above, the headphones do not close your ears, so that a cyclist on the road will feel safe. Any sound from passing near the vehicle will be heard while listening to music or talking, you can not interrupt
Basis headphones - a titanium body, this metal was chosen for its lightness and strength. Plus, headband bends and does not break. This gadget allows you to use without fear of damaging it.
Protection from water
Dive in the headphones is impossible, but with sweat / rain are protected, plus there is also dust proof.
In the past gadgets that work with the technology of bone conduction, brought the sound to the inner ear with some distortion. As a result, ordinary headphones sound different from the sound of bone conduction headphones. In Trekz Titanium ™ is no such problem, a special technology that optimizes the sound, so the sound is almost perfect.
The user will hear the interlocutor without problems or other sounds.
Two microphones with noise reduction technology make it possible to talk without problems in the "Headset».
Manage your music
Headphones and doubles as a remote control with which you can work to control music playlists, adjust the volume and sound settings. Plus, you can make voice calls.
Where to buy, and when to arrive posting?
As already mentioned, the developers have launched a campaign to raise funds for their headphones. Now available for $ 99 positions (one earphone), $ 129 (headphones, shirt, belt), $ 189 (two pairs of headphones) and other pricing items.
In addition, Russia order Trekz Titanium ™ can have Medgadgets , the headphones will be available in February 2016.