- JBL Free earphones are priced in India at Rs. 9,999
- They offer up to 24 hours of combined use on a single charge
- The earphones compete against AirPods and Bose SoundSport
Samsung-owned Harman International on Wednesday launched the JBL Free in India. A pair of truly wireless earphones, designed to counter Apple AirPods and Bose SoundSport, the JBL Free are claimed to deliver up to 24 hours of combined use on a single charge. They are touted to align with an everyday active lifestyle to offer wire-free calls and music playback while on the go. The JBL Free comes with a price tag of Rs. 9,999 and are available for purchase through the Harman Audio online store, various online and retail channels, and 350 key Samsung brand stores across the country.
Originally showcased at IFA 2017, the JBL Free earbuds feature 5.6mm drivers that have a frequency response between 10Hz and 22KHz. There is a JBL Signature Sound technology that is claimed to offer an intuitive, intelligent sound experience. The earphones come with a smart charging case that provides over 20 hours of power along with a 15-minute quick charge technology that adds an hour of music playback. Separately, the earphones deliver continuous listening for up to four hours.