Logitech Adds To Ultimate Ears Line
By Lisa Johnston On Aug 30 2010 - 3:01am
— Logitech introduced a new line of earphones
under its Ultimate Ears unit.
Two new headsets were also debuted.
Three products were part of the noise-isolating earphones
line: The Ultimate Ears 500, the Ultimate Ears 350
and the Ultimate Ears 200.
The 500 model
($69.99) are engineered
to sit flush
with a user’s ears.
isolation up to 26
dBs, a no-tangle
cord and customizable
is listed at 20Hz to
20kHz, with impedance
at 16 ohms. A pair of Comply foam tips are included.
The 350 earphones are constructed of durable, sweatresistant
materials, Logitech said, and also have customizeable
ear cushions. The frequency range and impedance are
the same as the 500
retail is $49.99.
The last model, the 200
earphones ($29.99), has
five sizes of ear cushions
like the other models but
it also comes in a choice
of three colors: pink, black
or blue. Frequency range
is listed at 20Hz to 15kHz,
with an impedance of 16 ohms.
Logitech also announced two headsets for use with
phones with 3.5mm jacks. The Ultimate Ears 500vi
($79.99) and 200vi ($39.99) noise-isolating headsets
feature integrated microphones. iPhone callers can use oncord
controls to switch between music and phone calls, as
well as change tracks and adjust volume.
As with the 500 earphones, the 500vi headset comes
with Comply foam tips. Both models come with a portable
hard case and five sets of ear cushions.
All of the products are scheduled for September availability.