PRLog - Aug. 6, 2012 - CHINATOWN, Singapore -- Singapore, 2 August 2012 – A cool favourite for its sleek, contemporary design and superior Bluetooth® audio quality among Asia’s digitally-connected, multi-tasking generation of mobile users, to be enjoyed hands-free, Jabra HALO2 now comes in a sophisticated shade of white. The distinctive, new, white Jabra HALO2 in cool, matte finish joins the classic black colour version to match users’ personal style and fashion preferences for their individual mobile lifestyles.
New Detachable Cord with Microphone
Foldable and lightweight at 80 grams, Jabra HALO2 sports a new detachable cord with microphone, offering users more flexibility in hands-free music enjoyment (up to 8 hours) and talk-time (up to another set of 8 hours). With advanced Multiuse™ technology, users can pair up Jabra HALO2 with their multiple devices including smartphone, tablet, MP3 player etc and easily get so much more of music, calls and multimedia.
Singapore users will be first in Asia-Pacific region to enjoy the white Jabra HALO2. From 14th August, white Jabra HALO2 (RRP$148) will be available with black version from Apple premium resellers: Epicentre, Nubox, selected Challenger stores and other authorised Jabra resellers.
“Jabra HALO2 continues to attract an exciting response from music-lovers in Singapore and the region for its ergonomic design and natural, comfortable fit,” said Jonathan Tang, Jabra APAC managing director of Consumer Solutions Division. “We’re delighted to respond to Asia’s fascination with white colour mobile accessories. The new, crisp, clean, white Jabra HALO2 will add to the user experience of top-quality audio and style on the go.”
Packing more audio punch
With Jabra HALO2 supporting latest Bluetooth 3.0 + EDR technology, users can make and answer phone calls wirelessly while further combining music and communication. Smartphone owners can switch seamlessly between music enjoyment and voice conversation. For discerning bassheads, AM3D Virtual Surround Sound produces a listening experience that mimics a multiple-speaker-
Intuitive touch controls for music and calls
A touch sensor on the side of the headset lets you adjust volume with the swipe of a finger while the wireless stereo sound AVRCP technology enables you to control your music the way you like all by touch: skip tracks, play, and pause songs without ever having to touch the phone or your music player. You can leave your smartphone safely in your pocket or bag and manage your music and take in calls directly from the Jabra HALO2. Jabra HALO2 boasts advanced Multiuse™ technology: you can connect up to two Bluetooth-enabled devices at any one time (out of maximum pairing with 8 devices).
Combines wired and wireless technology
Offering the best of both corded and wireless options in one product, Jabra HALO2 is equipped with a detachable cord for users who prefer a direct connection to their music player for longer hours of music enjoyment and is capable of connecting wirelessly to take calls on multiple smartphones or Bluetooth-enabled devices. The ear pieces are cushioned with suede leather to provide maximum comfort for wearing and all-day music enjoyment.
Jabra Stereo Music Series
In addition to Jabra HALO2, Jabra music stereo headset series in Singapore include the Jabra CLIPPER in 5 bright, summer colours, the Military-grade rain, dust and shock resistant Jabra SPORT for the ‘fit and fab’.
Key Specifications of Jabra HALO2:
• Bluetooth 2.1, including EDR, A2DP and AVRCP
• Bluetooth 3.0 EDR+eSCO wireless technology, up to 10m
• A2DP for music streaming
• AM3D Virtual Surround Sound 2.0 and PowerBass
• AVRCP for remote controls (skip track, pause, etc.)
• Noise Blackout technology with dual microphones
• Foldable headband and carrying pouch
• Talk time: 8 hours
• Wireless Music time: 8 hours
• Standby time: 13 days
• Micro USB charger
Jabra is the brand of GN Netcom, a subsidiary of GN Store Nord A/S (GN) - listed on NASDAQ OMX. Jabra employs approximately 850 people worldwide and in 2010 produced an annual revenue which amounted to DKK 1,973 million. Jabra is a world leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of a broad range of hands-free communications solutions. With a reputation for innovation, reliability, and ease of use that goes back more than two decades, Jabra’s consumer and business divisions produce corded and wireless headsets, plus mobile and in-office speakerphones that empower individuals and businesses through increased freedom of movement, comfort, and functionality.