Today at CES, HARMAN, the leading name behind audio products introduced a new JBL earphone. The JBL Reflect Aware is the first of its kind sports headphone which has the ability to mix ambient sounds with active noise cancelling performance. Interestingly no additional battery is required to power up the device. It draws power through Lightning Connector or Micro USB.
The earphone features Ambient Aware technology. With the help of JBL Ambient Aware app, it would let users/athletes mix ambient noise in with the active noise cancelling, providing better control. The app also comes with custom EQ.
The earphone comes with a small 4-button remote control to enable standard play/pause and volume controls in addition to ANC on/off. It features a microphone for making voice calls too.
The build quality of the earphone is impressive. It is built to withstand the most grueling workout with a rugged, sweat-proof design and patented ergonomic ear-tips for hours of comfort.
The JBL Reflect Aware comes at MSRP of $149. No words on its availability is known to us till now.