The active noise reduction of some headphones has become an attraction for many brands to sell their product. However, this technology can be dangerous, especially when you hit the road, as it makes it impossible for us to heed car beeps or other pedestrian warnings. For this reason, French manufacturer Crosscall, known for its smartphones and tablets, is betting on a technology that’s the exact opposite of noise reduction: Listen to everything around us while enjoying “High Quality Audio”.
Your X-VIVES bone conduction headphones connect via Bluetooth and are compatible with third-party mobile phones. According to Crosscall, these are Waterproof, durable and has a long autonomy, With its technology, it allows users to feel the arrival of cars or the sound of fire alarms while still listening to the music they love most.
“While classic air conduction sends sound waves from the ear canal to the eardrums, bone conduction headphones transmit them through vibrations in the temporal bone and directly to the inner ear,” Crosscall explains in a press release. Beethoven himself had this revolutionary idea of continuing to compose music despite his deafness.The musician held a stick between his teeth which transmitted the vibrations of the piano to his jaw”.
X-VIVES doesn’t weigh down the wearer’s eardrums, less Tinnitus riskAccording to the World Health Organization (WHO), it affects about 4 million people.
they also have an integrated MEMS microphoneWith stable performance and environmental noise cancellation (ENC) technology. In this way users can call or video conference without the fear of being heard well.
Features of X-Vives
The wireless headphones have a 200mAh battery and, thanks to its Bluetooth low energy connectivity, that’s enough for them Listening or talking for 14 hours. To charge it, the X-VIVES must be connected with a USB-C cable.
With respect to its weight, the X-VIVES stands out by being quite light and comfortable, because It’s only 34 grams. This is made possible by the materials chosen for its design, such as the titanium ring, which is soft to the touch and provides good support.
In addition, the devices are compatible with the Crosscall X-TALK app and function push to talkwhich allows users to interact with multiple people instantly and simultaneously, Like a walkie-talkie. To activate this tool, all you need to do is press the multifunction button on the side of the headphones and communicate with the rest of the group without any distance limits.
The X-VIVES are waterproof to a depth of 1 meter (IP67 certified) and can withstand drops of up to 1.80 meters. All of this is available from the Crosscall website with a two-year warranty. For 149.99 euros.
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