JBL has announced several new audio products, including three new wireless earphones and Bluetooth speaker Flip 6. The wireless earplugs all have active noise canceling and cost 99 to 179 euros.
The most expensive earphones are the JBL Reflect Flow PRO, these earplugs are intended for sports. The Reflect Flow PRO is IP68 certified and according to JBL it is resistant to saltwater. The earplugs also support adaptive noise canceling and have six microphones for this.
The JBL Reflect Flow PRO earphones have a maximum battery life of thirty hours and after ten minutes of charging, there is a playtime of one hour, says JBL. The earphones have 6.8 mm drivers, work with Bluetooth 5.0 and are available from September in black, blue, white and pink for 179 euros.
The cheaper JBL Tune 230NC earplugs have 5.8mm drivers and four microphones for the anc. These earphones have a maximum battery life of forty hours and can also be used for an hour after charging for ten minutes. JBL speaks of IPX4 certification for water and sweat resistance and support for Bluetooth 5.2. They cost 99 euros. The earphones will be available from October in the colors black, white, blue and beige.
The JBL Tune 130NC also costs 99 euros and has 10mm drivers. Furthermore, as far as is known, these earphones are the same as the Tune 230NC, although the 130NC have a flatter design and are not available in beige.
From left to right: the Reflect Flow PRO, Tune 230NC and Tune 130NC
JBL Flip 6
As the successor to the Flip 5, JBL announces the Flip 6, which is now also dustproof in addition to being waterproof. This bluetooth speaker also supports Bluetooth 5.1, where the predecessor supported a maximum of 4.2. JBL talks about a new audio configuration with dual passive radiators, a racetrack-shaped woofer and a separate tweeter. This speaker has a battery life of twelve hours and is available in several colors. The Flip 6 costs 139 euros and is available from November.