December 20, 2016 | 1 Comment UPDATE AVAILABLE! Click here to go to The Hearable Universe 2017 Mid Year Review click to open the 2000×2000 version What kind of hearables are there and which are actually available. The Hearable Universe 2017 Infographic gives you a quick overview covering all 36 smart hearing devices. To qualify as a smart hearing device, the device must offer computing functionalities like biometrics, sound/noise augmentation, smart phone integration and/or performance tracking. Wireless music streaming devices do not qualify as hearables. The 36 hearables covered in the infographic are: Bragi – The Dash – Biometric Earbuds, Samsung Gear Icon X – Cord-free fitness earbuds, Sound – Wireless over-earphones, Aware – Biometric Earbuds, Sony Xperia Ear – Smart Wireless Earbuds, Motorola Moto Hint – Bluetooth Headset, Google Glass – Smart built-in hearable tech, Pilot – Language Translation, Doppler Labs’ Here One – Sound/noise augmentation, Nuheara IQbuds – Sound/noise control, QuietOn Noise Cancellation, ProSounds H2P – Hearing protection, Soundhawk Personal Sound Amplifier, Sound World Solutions CS50 – Wireless Bluetooth Sound Amplifier, Nura Headphones – Adaptive hearing, Starkey Halo – Hearing aid with built-in hearable tech, Resound Linx2 – Hearing aid with built-in hearable tech, Bolton Legend – Hearing aid with built-in hearable tech, Oticon Opn – Hearing aid with built-in hearable tech, SMS Audio Biosport – In-ear Activity Tracker, Joule – Fashion Hearable, Freewavz – In-ear Activity Tracker, Cosinuss One – In-ear Body Tracker, Maven Co-Pilot – Safe driving aid, The BitBite – Eating Monitor, Jabra Elite Sport – In-ear Activity Tracker, Kuaiwear Kuai – Multisport Biometric Headphones, iRiver On – Heart Rate Monitoring Earbuds, Lumafit – Interactive Fitness Coach, Vi by LifeBEAM – AI Trainer Headphones, HUAWEI TalkBand B2 – Fitness earpiece/watch, LG HRM – Heart Rate Monitoring Earphones, Halo Sport – Neuropriming Headphones, Parrot Zik Sport – Wireless Sports Headphones, Kano – Wireless earphones, Bose SoundSport Pulse – wireless sports earphones (the only not smart device in the list).