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New yurbuds


ST. LOUIS, MO (PRWEB) October 16, 2014

yurbuds® powered by JBL®, the sport earphones guaranteed never to hurt or fall out, announced the launch of the new yurbuds powered by JBL® Endurance Series. The line includes eight products and introduces an exclusive technology to yurbuds and a new $ 19.99 price point, making the product affordable to a wider audience.

The Endurance Series kicks off with its Inspire 100 and Focus 100 model at $ 19.99, featuring yurbuds’ ergonomic design and key features like sweat and water resistance, ambient noise awareness, FlexSoft™ Comfort Fit and TwistLock™ Technology. Starting at a lower price point, yurbuds are still the perfect training partner for every athlete and can now expand to a wider group of fitness enthusiasts looking for a solution.

Stepping up from the 100 models, Inspire and Focus 200 are the first product in the series to include Quik Clik® Tangle-Free Magnets. yurbuds’ exclusive new technology, Quik Clik, was born out of necessity. The Tangle-Free Magnets provide customers with a solution to storing their earphones both during and between uses. Magnetic connectors allow the ear buds to be easily connected behind the neck or around an article of clothing for increased portability.

At the 300 series level, yurbuds adds a microphone with track/music control functionality. To round out the line, the 400 series adds volume control and voice control for Apple® Devices.

“The refreshed design of the 100 through 400 models reflects the desire from customers for versatility from their headphones,” said Michael Mauser, President, Lifestyle Division at HARMAN. “Every product in this line features qualities you will only find with yurbuds at price points for all athletes and fitness enthusiasts.”

This highly anticipated launch from yurbuds powered by JBL builds on the success of the company’s core products while providing always evolving and improved models and technology. Designed for the ultimate workout and listening experience, consumers can now choose the level of features they want to create their own personalized experience.

For more information, go to yurbuds.com.

About yurbuds

yurbuds was founded in 2008 by Seth Burgett, President and CEO, an active triathlete and Richard Daniels, COO, a 25-time marathoner with a mission to transform the athlete’s experience through personalized service and exceptional audio products that integrate ergonomics and emotive design.

yurbuds powered by JBL, is a unit of HARMAN, the industry leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of premier audio, visual, infotainment and integrated control solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets. With leading brands, including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon® and Mark Levinson ®, the Company is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform. HARMAN has a global workforce of approximately 16,000 people and reported sales of $ 5.3 billion for the 12 months ended June 30, 2014.

yurbuds products have been honored by the 2013 International CEA Innovations Design and Engineering Awards.