From gym sessions to commuting, wireless earphones are a modern man’s friend for life on the go. Live a hands-free existence with these innovative wireless earphones.
Boasting an eight-hour battery life and a fast fuelling capability that supports two hours of playback after just five minutes of charging, the BeatsX wireless earphones allow users to answer phone calls through a built-in mic on the cable that connects the two ear buds, and enjoy crisp audio from any Bluetooth-enabled device. Each lightweight earbud is also magnetised, creating a secure loop around your neck when not in use. US$149.95; www.beatsbydre.com
Designed for an active lifestyle, Jabra Elite Sport earphones feature two independent wireless buds, boasting no less than four microphones that work together to cancel out the world beyond. An app links to the sweat and water-resistant earbuds to record heartrate and give performance updates, while the three-hour battery life is bolstered by a carry case that doubles as a charging station, offering an extra six hours of juice. US$249.99; www.jabra.com
The world’s first carbon nanotube wireless stereo earphones, Crazybaby’s water-resistant Air buds have an ergonomic design that comfortably fits in the ear, while the carry case supports on-the-go charging. Built with a customised speaker driver, the earbuds deliver world-class audio, while the cutting edge Bluetooth 4.2 connection allows for seamless sound outputs. US$250; http://crazybaby.com/air
Samsung’s Gear IconX boasts 3.5GB of internal memory, perfect for listening offline, and can also stream from any Bluetooth-enabled device. In addition, the device tracks user activity, giving performance updates and monitoring heartrates on the go. Switch to an ambient sound mode with one tap on the bud surface.. Alternative sizes for both eartips and wingtips allow for a secure fit. US$199; www.samsung.com
From one-to-one phone calls to group conferencing, Mymanu Clik earbuds ensure smooth conversation with real-time voice translation capability, supporting interactions in 37 languages. Access apps and hear notifications with a tap or a swipe on the earbud’s surface, while enjoying high definition music delivered by cutting-edge aptX audio technology. US$350; https://mymanu.com