if you believe pro-quality sound goes hand-in-hand with looks, then you should really check out the new JBL Synchros Headphones. Harman has packed its patent-pending JBL LiveStage signal processing technology into these headphones, bringing pro-grade audio to everyday consumers. the lineup includes two over-ear and one on-ear audio cans, and two in-ear buds. well, actually, only two models, the flagship S700 and S500 over-ear headphones, are blessed with the LiveStage technology while the rest of the range, namely the S300 on-ear cans, the S200 and S100 in-ear audio buds, all features JBL PureBass. regardless, you can be assured that what you will be getting are no less than professional audio reproduction. prices for the new JBL Synchros Headphones start at $99.95 for the S100, $129.95 for the S200, $199.95 for the S300, $299.95 for the S500 and the range topping S700 will set you back at a hefty $349.95. a bit more details after the break.
JBL Synchros S700 Over-ear Headphones
the S700 features a lightweight die cast aluminum construction with woven Cordura accents, steel headband and soft leather ear cushions, worthy of its flagship status. features include JBL PureBass performance in passive or powered mode, strong 50mm drivers, patent-pending JBL LiveStage signal processing technology, built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery powers the JBL LiveStage for up to 28 hours, detachable cable design with inline Apple 3-button remote with mic, and universal 3-button remote/mic cable for all other devices.
JBL Synchros S500 Over-ear Headphones
of a precision, lightweight and durable construction, the S500 also boasts JBL PureBass and JBL LiveStage technology, along with features like premium 50 drivers, leather ear cushions, AAA batteries-powered JBL LiveStage (up to 20 hours), as well as detachable cable with inline Apple 3-button remote and microphone and a universal 3-button remote/mic combo for other devices.
JBL Synchros S300 On-ear Headphones
as with the the former two, the S300, though more affordable, does not skim on feature. as far as design goes it has got lightweight form with steel headband as well as leather ear cushions for comfortable listening for hours on end. other features include JBL PureBass, 40mm drivers, a detachable cable with a choice of iOS 3-button remote and microphone or a universal 3-button remote and mic combo for other devices, and a collapsible design for ease of storage and transportation.
JBL Synchros S200 In-ear Headphones
featuring a ultra-light design, the S200 sports die-cast aluminum built with metal accents for that extra classy touch. other highlights include 10mm drivers, JBL PureBass performance, angled ear tips for enhanced comfort and stability, tangle-free flat cable and it comes standard with a choice of Apple 3-button remote cable, universal 3-button remote cable, or just a plain-jane straight cable.
JBL Synchros S100 In-ear Headphones
the most affordable among the lot, the S100 also has a ultra-light, die-cast aluminum construction and features advanced 9mm drivers bolstered by JBL PureBass technology, angled ear tips, tangle-resistant flat cable and is offered with a choice of Apple 3-button remote cable, universal 3-button remote cable, or just a plain-jane straight cable.
the prices are as listed above, but availability is unknown. we try searching for it on JBL web store to no avail. sorry folks, at this point we only have two official images, one of the flagship S700 (pictured above) and the other being the S300, which you can find below.