Bang & Olufsen has taken its first step towards sports with the aim of improving performance through music. It is a time where everyone is working on getting healthier with exercise and the Bang & Olufsen has come up with just the right product. It has announced the true wireless earphones Beoplay E8 Sport. The Beoplay E8 Sport brings forth a combination of the premium sound performance of Bang & Olufsen and the features and design which a professional athlete requires. Now professional athletes can use the Beoplay E8 to harness the power of music to achieve the goals they set their minds on.
“There are three elements that people are specifically looking for in a set of sports earphones: a waterproof and customizable design that brings comfort to long runs and workouts, playtime that lasts way beyond the finish line and, most importantly, excellent sound quality – everyone tells us that nothing is more important than powerful music that can motivate, push you further and perform at your best”, says VP of Product Management Christoffer Poulsen.
High performance and high aesthetics
The Beoplay E8 has made no compromise on the aesthetics to provide performance in for the sports lovers. It has an incredible world-class audio and design to set of sports earphones that don’t compromise on performance or design. The charging case packaging for the earphones is compact and is crafted out of strong materials such as rubber and textured silicon and a corrosion-resistant anodized aluminum that has been a Bang & Olufsen trademark for more than 50 years.
The anodized aluminum ring on the earphones is a sign of definition for the Bang & Olufsen brand’s true wireless earphone range. Moreover, in order to keep up with the sporty look of the earphones, the etched Bang & Olufsen logo has also been redesigned to seamlessly merge in the whole sporty look. In order for an easy and comfortable grip, there are ridged gripped detail on the earphones allowing users to easily adjust even when the hands are sweaty and wet. The earphones also have the ability to smoothly switch between calls, music, and activate Transparency Mode in order to ensure that the listening experience is not stopped or disturbed. All of this can be switched between with just a single swipe or touch of a finger.
The earphones also have an IP57 certification protecting it against sweat, dust, and water intrusion of up to 1 meter for 30 minutes. Moreover, in order to suit your ears the best, they come with 5 removable ear tips and three fins for the perfect fit. It has a playtime of 7 hours from the earphones and an additional 3 charges in the charging case making it a total of 30 hours of listening. Bluetooth 5.1, AAC and aptX codecs ensure perfect connectivity and sound reproduction on all iOS and Android devices.
Pricing and availability
Beoplay E8 Sport (RRP 350 EUR / 300 GBP / 350 USD / 2750 DKK / 550 AUD / 350 CHF / CNY 2698) comes complete with a premium wireless charging case, five ear tips, three ear fins, and a USB-C charging cable. The earphones are launching in Oxygen Blue and Black and will be available on www.bang-olufsen.com, in Bang & Olufsen stores and select third-party retailers from July 9, 2020. To find out more, follow the conversation at @bangolufsen on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube using #BeoplayE8Sport