Today JBL expands its LIVE line of wireless headphones with multiple award-winning models. Harman announced that JBL will be expanding its LIVE line of wireless headphones. The new models are the JBL LIVE Pro+, JBL Live Free NC+, JBL LIVE 660NC, and the JBL LIVE 460NC. This new lineup is comprised of two true wireless, over-ear and on-ear headphones. The new lineup will allow customers to find the perfect style for themselves and quality audio.
The new lineup also comes with JBL’s Signature sound and noise-cancelling capabilities with Smart Ambient. Also, along for the ride will be hands-free control with integrated voice assistants. The JBL LIVE Pro+ received a “Best of Innovation Honoree” award for CES 2021 Innovation Awards.
The JBL Live Pro+ are in-ear true wireless headphones that feature a “stick” design. They are also equipped with Adaptive Noise Cancelling with Smart Ambient. As a result, customers will be able to enjoy natural conversations without having to remove the earbuds.
Included with these features is also three mics in each earbud with echo-cancelling technology to bring crisp, clear calls. Even in noisy and windy environments, users will be able to hear just fine. Also, there is Device Action support that allows easy access to your preferred voice assistant. Device action can be activated using voice commands or with a tap on the earbud.
Throw in IPX4 water-resistance and you have earphones versatile enough for conference calls, running errands, or lounging around. Also included is Qi wireless charging. A 10-minute charge will provide 1 hour worth of playtime.
JBL Live Pro+ Features are numerous. JBL Signature Sound and Adaptive Noise Cancelling with Smart Ambient will give users perfect crisp sound. Wireless charging will give users an easy, wireless, hassle-free means of charging their headphones.
In addition, there is Echo Cancelling microphones, Dual Connect + Sync, Auto Play/Pause, Up to 7 hours of playback( 6 hours if using the noise-cancelling feature), and a compact charging case that holds up to 21 hours of battery life.
In addition, there is all-access touch control, you can use the My JBL Headphones app to customize the buds, IPX4 water resistance, Fast Pair, fast charge via USB-C, and handsfree voice capabilities via Amazon Alexa or Google Assitant.
The JBL Live Pro+ will be available starting March 14 via JBL’s website. The price will be $179.95 and will come in black, white, pink, and beige.
JBL Expands Live line with multiple award-winning models
Next up is the JBL Live Free NC+ true wireless headphones. These were also given a “Best of Innovation Honoree" award. These feature a traditional “bud” design with up to 21 hours of total playback time and IPX7 waterproof rating instead of IPX4.
These headphones offer the same features of the JBL Live Pro+ except for the better IPX7 waterproof rating and 7 hours of playback in the earbuds. The extra 14 hours comes from the wireless charging case.
These will be available March 14 via JBL.com and will cost $149.95. Thew will be available in black, blue, white and rose.
The two other award-winning headphones from JBL are the Live 660NC and the Live 460NC. Firstly, the JBL Live 660NC are over the ear headphones which offer up to 40 hours of battery life with Active Noise Cancelling Feature active. Without the feature, users can get up to 50 hours.
There is also a multi-point connection feature which allows for easy switching between separate devices. All features are the same except for upgraded battery life (50 hours without active noise cancelling and 40 hours with). The quick charge also gives 4 hours of playtime instead of just 1 hour after a 10-minute charge.
The Live 660NC will be available March 14 as well via JBL.com. They will cost $199.95 and be available in black, blue and white.
Lastly, are the JBL Live 460NC on-ear headphones. These headphones will be the more economical choice of the new lineup. The 460NC has the same features as the 660NC headphones. These will be available March 14 via JBL.com for $129.95 and be available in black, blue, white and rose.