LG has launched its Bluetooth stereo headset knowns as LG Tone InfinimTM (HBS-900). This headset has been developed in collaboration with Harman/Kardon, one of the leading audio equipment manufacturers in the world, to render superb sound experience. LG Tone Infinim will be available starting this summer in major markets worldwide. LG has not announced the price of this headset and the same will be revealed at the time of launch in respective markets.
Tone Infinim is compatible with all smart devices with Bluetooth, but is particularly optimized for LG’s upcoming G3 smartphone. This headset has Name Alert feature, which announces the name or phone number of the calling party only on G3 smartphone. Another feature exclusive to G3 users is Answer Me+, where raising the G3 to one’s ear will automatically disconnect Tone Infinim to allow for direct use of the smartphone.
The Tone Infinim does not have exposed wires and is equipped with a jog button to fast forward and rewind effortlessly, as well as a sound and vibration alert function to inform of incoming messages, current time and battery status. It has standby time of 550 hours. This headset has stylish design with sleek curves and glossy metallic finish.
“We are excited to collaborate with LG on their newest Bluetooth headset,” said Michael Mauser, executive vice president and president of Harman’s Lifestyle Division. “Harman/Kardon has a 60-year legacy of creating premium audio and ground-breaking sound technologies. When a product carries the Harman/Kardon name, it is confirmation that the device will offer class-leading audio quality and outstanding design.”
• Bluetooth Chip: CSR8645
• Bluetooth Version: 3.0
• Bluetooth Profile: A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
• Talk/Play Time: 17 hours/14 hours
• Standby Time: 550 hours
• Battery: 220mAh
• Microphone: Single MEMS
• Color: Silver (other colors to be announced later)
• Connector: Micro USB