Jabra Elite 85h Water-resistant Headphones Come With ANC, SmartSound AI Tech

At CES, Jabra has unveiled a new set of water-resistant headphones. The new Jabra Elite 85h come with ANC (Active Noise Cancellation ) and SmartSound AI technology. Additional highlights include advanced six-microphone call technology and 40mm custom-engineered speakers. Read more to find about Jabra Elite 85h Water-resistant Headphones Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Jabra Elite 85h Water-resistant Headphones

Price and Availability

Price US$ 299 (approx Rs 20,700)

The Jabra Elite 85h is priced in the US at MSRP of US$ 299 (approx Rs 20,700). It will be available for pre-orders at Best Buy in March 2019. Sales start in the US and Canada from April 2019. As of now, there is no information about the Indian price and launch date.

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Specifications and Features

  • HearThrough technology
  • 100 percent hands-free
  • Voice Assistant
  • Active Noise Cancellation (ANC)
  • SmartSound
  • Eight microphones
  • 40mm custom-engineered speakers
  • Dust and rain resistance
  • Up to 32-hours battery backup
  • Four color options

The new Jabra Elite 85h headphones come with the company’s HearThrough technology. The call and music experience is automatically adjusted to your surroundings, thanks to Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) and SmartSound along with advanced six-microphone call technology and 40mm custom-engineered speakers.

The water-resistant (IP52) headphones come with a two-year warranty against water and dust. A completely hands-free Voice Assistant Control allows users to interact with Alexa, Siri or Google Assistant.

The Jabra SmartSound (based on audEERING’s context intelligence technology) uses real-time acoustic scene analysis of environmental sounds (detects more than 6,000 unique sound characteristics) to adapt audio output to each specific context. The three modes include ‘Commute’, ‘In Public’, and ‘In Private’. Users can also customize the audio experience via the Sound+ app.

The Jabra Elite 85h comes in Black, Titanium Black, Gold Beige and Navy color options. The company promises up to 32 hours of battery life with ANC activated and 35 hours without ANC. Out of the eight microphones on the device, six are dedicated for calls, four for ANC, and two hybrid mics for both calls and ANC.

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What do you think of the new wireless headphone and its price tag? Will you consider purchasing the new Jabra Elite 85h Water-resistant Headphones? Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.

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