Sound One has launched its affordable bluetooth sports stereo earphones, SP-6 at INR 1,999 in India. The Hong Kong based company is a pioneer in portable audio and wireless communication devices.
The SP-6 Sport Hi-Fi Stereo is a comfortable ultra-light in-ear module that is apt for workouts. The Bluetooth 4.1 ensures at least a 10m connectivity. So the paired device can be kept in one end of the gym while the user gets on with his/her routine.
The built-in HD microphone ensures a high stereo sound quality with noise cancellation. As far as the sound is concerned, the Hi-Fi Stereo set promises an overall good experience. A comparison to other brands in the price range is well on the cards considering the brand’s reputation.
The build of the earphones, as mentioned is quite comfortable. The adjustable ear-hook, not only ensures a secure fit, but also removes any possibility of it falling off. The sweat-resistant IPX level 4 earbuds does away with any possibility of sweat damage. This makes it a near-perfect build for workouts.
With a standby time of upto 180 hours, the Lithium ion battery provides a music and talk time of upto 8 hours. The right shell has the controls- play/pause, previous track, next track for a comfortable navigation.
In a competitive market like India, Sound One seems to be taking a keen interest with its Bluetooth modules like BT-06 and this one in particular. Known to have an aggressive stereo systems, the company’s devices sure have the potential required to crack the Indian market. However, fierce competition from the likes of Sony, Sennheiser and Brainwavz are likely to make things difficult for them.