Harman, a subsidiary brand that is owned by Samsung today announced the launch of the JBL Soundgear in India. JBL Soundgear is a wearable device around the neck for a hands-free and ear-free intimate sound experience. JBL Soundgear is priced at INR 14,999 and is available at HARMAN’s e-commerce platform – www.HarmanAudio.in, and on various online and retail channels and at 350 Samsung brand stores across in India.JBL Soundgear is wireless and will connect seamlessly through Bluetooth to smartphones and tablets. Users can use mobile virtual reality headsets, such as the Samsung Gear VR, using the wearable sound device to create a powerful audio experience with JBL sound. Also, the wearable sound device ensures users are always connected, packing up to 6-hours of playtime before having to recharge. It comes with a dual-microphone set-up with support for echo and noise canceling technology for clear conversations. Users can also take phone calls. The JBL Soundgear comes with rubber anti-slip treatment that ensures the device stays put when moving around.
“JBL Soundgear gives users the freedom to experience audio in a completely new way. No matter the activity, users can create their own personal sound zone without the closed-off feeling of a headphone. Whether doing house or office work, engaging in virtual reality or watching a movie from a tablet, JBL Soundgear empowers users to create their very own listening environment while staying connected to their surroundings.” said Sumit Chauhan, Vice President – Lifestyle Audio, HARMAN India.
What are your thoughts on the JBL soundgear neck-band? Drop a comment and let us know in the comment section below, follow us on Twitter for more news and updates.