OnePlus organizes a blind test with its new Icon headphones. Records reactions

Outside of producing value-for-money handsets, OnePlus is also in the business of making various smartphone-related accessories - cases and covers for their phones, powerbanks, and headphones. Last year, the company launched the first headset on the OnePlus store – the Silver Bullets, affordably priced at $14.99. Just a month later, it launched another set — built in partnership with JBL — the JBL E1+, which still seemed like a deal at $39.99, provided they carry JBL's signature quality. Today, alongside the brand-new OnePlus X announcement, OnePlus also unveiled a third headset — the most expensive it is to sell yet — the OnePlus Icons.
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35 Comments

34. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

Its parametric EQ..not just useless graphic EQ. The purpose is to eliminate the frequency peak or make dip less obvious, basicaly to even out the response.

23. p51d007

Posts: 697; Member since: Nov 24, 2013

I wear a BT headphone for talking, since I have to wear it 7-9 hours a day. No matter what kind of ear bud, hook it always hurt my ear. I just ponied up the money for custom ear buds. Yeah, kind of expensive, but, I could sleep in it, and you'd never know it. For me personally, well worth it.

25. EngleBertZombie

Posts: 36; Member since: May 22, 2015

I'll stick with my over ear sol republic master tracks x3 thanks, tho if these are as good as oneplus sez than i'll buy for a travel pair.

26. Krjal

Posts: 411; Member since: Dec 19, 2013

Paul, did you perhaps mean "...interest is piqued." In the last line there?

27. paul.k

Posts: 283; Member since: Jul 17, 2014

I most certainly did, dear sir
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