Summer is all about beach, pool, parties, having fun, relaxing, enjoying music, traveling and enjoying the longer days as much as possible. There’s a few more weeks of summer left, so be sure to take advantage of it to the fullest. Below are some of the best tech accessories to enjoy your favorite music this summer well into the fall and holidays.
AfterSchoks Bluez 2 boasts of being the only wireless stereo headphones (wireless range is 33 feet) that allow users to tune inot mobile devices for music, calls and other audio without tuning out everything else (thanks to the dual microphones). Its patented design and unique bone conduction technology uses vibrations to transmit sound waves directly to the cochlea, which is the auditory part of the inner ear, without having to plug into or cover the ears. It’s super lightweight and comfortable. AfterSchoks Bluez 2’s LeakSlayer technology helps reduce natural sound leakage, and the nanotechnology treatment prevents sweat which makes this an idea headphone for jogging.
Flips Audio Solo 2 Social Headphones are unique in that they flip to powerful speakers and also has noise cancellation. These headphones and speakers in one are very compact (thanks to its folding design and protective case) and great for travels. Its neodymium speakers with amplified sound offers a great listing experience, and the custom vented ear cups and memory foam touch points are super comfortable. It’s so versatile — simply listen in solo mode with ear cups to ears, or flip them out to social mode and share music with others. One set of speakers, with one quick flip, and you get to enjoy two great dynamic listening options. At $99, the price is good too, because high end headphones usually cost more than $200.
Jabra Wireless Sport Coach Earbuds with Intelligent Audio Coaching is available with an integrated cross training app, is ideal for cross training and indoor workouts. They’re compatible with smartphones and MP3 players, so users can stream music wirelessly up to 33 feet away! They’re great for exercising because they’re sweat-shock- dust resistant design and very durable. It has TrackFit motion detector to keep track of activity and performance. The in-ear audio coaching delivers updates about your workout performance, and a downloadable app offers various workouts for all skill levels. It has Dolby stereo sound that delivers a great audio performance, which is perfect to use during exercise.
JLAB Epic Bluetooth Earbuds offers free 6 month subscription to Rock My Run App for both iOS and Android. Its battery life is incredible, as it offers 10 plus hours of battery life (that’s approximately 60 percent more battery capacity than competitors)! These sweat proof and waterproof earbuds stay put, as they have built-in ear hooks for a comfortable and flawless fit and comes with six sets of silicone extra soft gel tips. JLAB Epic Bluetooth Earbuds are light and sleek. These bluetooth earbuds are quite unique, because they don’t stick out of the ears like many other earbuds do. Give it a try and use these splash proof and sweat proof earbuds to make calls or listen to music anywhere — even at the pool or gym.
JAM Trans Mini Wireless Light Show Speaker is small, bright, cute and it will light up the room or patio. This compact, lightweight portable speaker delivers huge sound and will transform any room into a dance party. Simply pair it with any bluetooth device (up to 30 feet), and enjoy music for about five hours. It’s versatile and can be used for conference calls too. Just turn this JAM Trance Mini into a speakerphone and you’ll be amazed at how powerful it is. It has a rubberized exterior, so it’s durable and safe.
Platronics Explorer 500 is a must-have for all those on the go. This small, light weight and powerful bluetooth headset offers HD voice clarity, smartphone voice control and magnetic USB strap for effective handsfree calls. This headset makes it easy to multi-task and has noise and wind canceling capabilities. It’s like a personal assistant in a way. Users can issue voice commands to Siri and Google Now, and it has English, French and Spanish voice notifications.This little headset works great, thanks to its superior audio quality. Try it on a busy and loud NYC street — you’ll be pleasantly surprised at how clear the conversation is.