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JayBird ships Sportsband Bluetooth Headphones

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JayBird has announced that it is now shipping its SB2 Sportsband Bluetooth Headphones. Previewed at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show, the new SB2s feature a concealed microphone for calls, an adjustable band, earpad-mounted track, play/pause, call, and volume controls, and apt-X audio technology that helps compensate for Bluetooth compression. In addition, the headphones are compatible with the company’s $5 BluTrax app, which circumvents the iPhone’s, iPad’s, and iPod touch’s lack of AVRCP support by allowing users to chance tracks via the play/pause button on the headphones themselves. JayBird’s SB2 Sportsband Bluetooth Headphones are available in nine colors and sell for $99, or for $149 in a bundle with the company’s apt-X capable iSport Bluetooth Adapter for iPhone & iPod, which sells for $69 separately.

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1

I’m just waiting for the Jaybird Bluebuds which seem to be unable to hold a steady launch date. They emailed me saying they have once again pushed back the release date by 2-3 months.

Posted by Zane Liu on June 29, 2010 at 2:41 PM (PDT)

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I’d just wear these over my eyes like Jordi LaForge from Star Trek.

Posted by VULTR3 on June 29, 2010 at 4:57 PM (PDT)

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