What can they do? Wireless, in-ear heart rate monitor, app integrated, water, shock, and dust resistant What do they cost? $165.00 How can I buy them? Shop online –>   Review A simple heart rate monitor and earphone. By the end of 2016 Jabra will launch its Sports Elite wireless earplugs, which will be similar to the Bragi… Read More

Hearables - Availability and Future Developments

  For main purpose, features, reviews and prices, please visit the updated Complete List of Hearables 2017. Find the available devices here: Bragi – The Dash http://amzn.to/2b6FZls Samsung Gear Icon X http://amzn.to/2b7MwyX HUAWEI TalkBand B2 http://amzn.to/2bmrc8Q Motorola Moto Hint http://amzn.to/2bBGQM6 Soundhawk http://amzn.to/2bzdM7X Sound World Solutions CS50 Wireless Bluetooth Sound Amplifier    http://amzn.to/2bzh7DS SMS Audio Biosport http://amzn.to/2bryBG2 Jabra Sport Pulse http://amzn.to/2brwDpf Bose SoundSport Pulse… Read More

Soundhawk Smart Hearing Amplifier

What can it do? Enhances listening experience of soft sounds and speech (e.g. in noisy places like restaurants, or amplification of animal sounds for hunters), mobile app for device personalization according to individual hearing preferences. What do they cost? $349.99 How can I buy them? Shop online –>   Review The Soundhawk is a hearing aid for people, who do not actually have… Read More

the hearable shop

The (h)earable.shop will open mid 2017. It will carry smart earphones exclusively (no simple sports earbuds). To qualify as smart earphones, the devices will have to have at least one of the following: smart pairing, biometrics, access to smartphone and/or IPA, accompanying app with computing features. So far, only 10 devices in the The Hearable Universe are… Read More

Ifa is a big consumer electronics show in Berlin. It gave me the chance to check the completeness of my Hearable Universe of 2016 and to try some that I did not have the chance to test yet. So, at IFA, I saw and tested Samsung’s GearX, the Sony Xperia Ear, products from Jabra, Jaybird, Aftershokz,… Read More

The Hearable Universe 2016 700x700

UPDATE AVAILABLE –> go to The Hearable Universe 2017 Mid Year Review  By the end of 2016, there will be 20 hearables available and up to 17 still in a development stage, most of them crowdfunded. The infographic is a categorization project to give a quick overview of hearable’s main features. Click the picture to open the 2000x2000px infographic.… Read More

The Hearable Universe 2016 700x700

Holly Gosford-Dunn on the Hearable Market, “Hearables, Hot Potatoes of the Ear” and “Hearing Economics” Hearablebug on Reddit is posting a nice collection of hearable reviews. Nick Hunn, “The Ear is the New Wrist” Nick Hunn, The Expanding Market for Hearable Devices Wesley Banks, Hearable Devices List… Read More