OnePlus and JBL team up to deliver premium earphones

OnePlus and JBL team up to deliver premium earphones
Less than 3 weeks ago, OnePlus announced its upcoming set of affordable earphones – the Silver Bullet, made to accompany the manufacturer's flagship phone – the OnePlus One. Now, in a bit of a surprising move, the company has announced yet another headset, this time built in partnership with JBL.

Dubbed the JBL E1+ Earphones, it seems the set aims to be the more "premium" of the now two offered by the company, and it comes at the price of $39.99. It comes in an aggressive red color, fitting the OnePlus One's original color scheme of red and black, with each of the earbuds sporting a smoked-silver plate and transparent gray eartubes, which we have to admit, gives the E1+ a desirable and stylish look.

The earphones feature a flat, tangle-resistant cable, with a remote attached to it, which allows one to control audio playback, take / reject calls, or even take pictures. They employ JBL's PureBass technology, which should deliver deep bass sounds, without distorting the listening experience.

Just like the Silver Bullet, the E+ will be available in October, according to OnePlus One. You can check out the company's store page, where both accessories are listed as “coming soon”, here: OnePlus One Store

Would you buy an earphone set from OnePlus? Which one do you prefer – the $14.99 Silver Bullet or the $39.99 JBL E1+?


source: OnePlus via SlashGear

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6 Comments

1. amats69

Posts: 1527; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

so next we expect jbl audio on their next phone? nice! but this team up is nonsense if you gonna kill your own phone again via those "invitation" gimmick as what u did on the one plus one! that phone really got potential! learn your lesson and release ur phone globally

2. Chuck007

Posts: 1411; Member since: Mar 02, 2014

Oneplus is pretty much a little Oppo marketing experiment that didn't work out 100% as intended. They do good partnering with creative companies outside China though so I kinda hope they have decent success.

3. engineer-1701d unregistered

you too can have a pair if you subscribe and enter contests and miss emails and wait 8 months

4. FoxDavis

Posts: 60; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

Need to make it wireless, then I might think about it.

5. Pattyface

Posts: 1658; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

I may have to pick up a pair of these for my opo.

6. luvshiv

Posts: 15; Member since: Oct 18, 2014

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