German audio specialist, Sennheiser, has introduced sports range earphones including- MX 686 SPORTS, CX 686 SPORTS, PMX 686 SPORTS and OCX 686 SPORTS. This new sports range is also the winner of the prestigious Red Dot Award for Product Design 2015.
The oval-shaped cable ensures tangle-free listening experience and reduced cable noise. All models include an integrated smartphone remote and microphone that allows easy controlling of volume, tracks and calls while exercising.
The new range comprises both open and closed acoustic designs to suit different activities. The MX 686 SPORTS and PMX 686 SPORTS feature open acoustics, allowing a better awareness of external sounds that is ideal for outdoor pursuits such as running. Sennheiser has developed new adapters for the MX 686 SPORTS and a vertical in-ear design for the PMX 686 SPORTS that delivers a punchy bass while remaining acoustically open.
For the new SPORTS models, Sennheiser utilises the latest in-material technology to make sure the headphones are lightweight yet durable and water resistant.
“With the SPORTS range, particular focus has been placed on a rugged ergonomic design that conforms to the body whilst securing maximum freedom of movement. All new headsets feature reinforced, tangle-free oval cables, with cable sleeves that also reduce structure-borne noise”, said Kapil Gulati, Director, Consumer Segment, Sennheiser.
The MX 686 SPORTS and CX 686 SPORTS are optimized for Android smart devices. Additionally, the PMX 686 SPORTS and the OCX 686 SPORTS will come in two variants, optimised for either Apple iOS or to work with Android smart devices.
Pricing and Availability The MX 686 SPORTS is priced at Rs. 4,990,CX 686 SPORTS is priced at Rs. 4,990, PMX 686 SPORTS is priced at Rs. 7,990,OCX 686 SPORTS is Rs. 7,990.