Overview: The JBL Free earbuds are truly
wireless earphones with no connecting cables. Touch controls on
each earbud let you power on/off, play/pause music, switch tracks, take phone calls, and
activate voice commands, all without touching your smartphone. The JBL Free earbuds
have built-in rechargeable batteries, and charge inside of the included hard
Drivers: The JBL Free earbuds are equipped with 5.6mm
dynamic drivers that deliver
the immersive JBL Signature Sound with a wide frequency response (10Hz-22kHz).
Water Resistant: The JBL Free earbuds are IPX5-certified to
protect the internal components from water and sweat. This keeps them performing
in the rain or during a workout.
Bluetooth: The earbuds connect to your smartphone or tablet via
Bluetooth 4.2 (2.402-2.480 GHz). The earbuds support A2DP (V1.3), AVRCP (V1.6),
HFP (V1.6), and HSP (V1.2). Pairing the earbuds to your smartphone or tablet requires
touching and holding the right earbud for at least 5 seconds.
LED Indicators: Each earbud has a ring-type LED to indicate
the charging and pairing status. In addition, there are four LEDs on the
charging case to show the charging status in 25% increments (4 LEDs-100%
charged, 1 LED-<25% charged).
Microphones: Each earbud has a built-in microphone for
making phone calls, and using your smartphone's built-in voice recognition like
Siri and Google Now.
Mono Call Mode: When you answer a phone call, the JBL Free
will automatically switch from stereo to mono mode on the right ear piece for a
more natural-sounding phone call. When the call ends, the earbuds automatically
switch back to stereo mode.
Touch Controls: The JBL Free features intuitive touch
control that lets you play/pause, change tracks, take calls, and activate voice
commands, by simply tapping on the earpiece. Volume must be controlled on the
source unit. Touch control operations include:
|Action ||Left Earbud ||Right Earbud |
|1 Tap ||Next Track ||Play/Pause Music |
|2 Taps ||Previous Track ||Voice Assistance (Siri/Google) |
|3 Taps ||Manual Pairing Left and Right Earbuds |
|Touch/Hold (>5 sec) ||--- ||Bluetooth Pairing |
|Manual Power On/Off |
Ear Tips: The earbuds comes with three pairs (S, M, and
L) of silicone rubber ear tips, ensuring you get an airtight fit regardless of the
shape or size of your ear. In addition, two pairs of ergonomic gel sleeves are
included to give you a more secure fit for more rigorous activities.
Rechargeable Batteries: Each of the JBL Free earbuds
contains a 3.7-volt 85mAh Lithium-Ion
rechargeable battery. The charging case
contains its own 1500 mAh rechargeable battery for over 20 hours of total backup
charged earbuds provide up to 4 hours playback time. The earbuds charge in the case
in less than two hours. A 15-minute quick
charge will give you approximately 1 hour of playback time. The earbuds charge
in the provided case with the supplied Micro USB cable.
- Frequency Response: 10Hz to 22kHz
- Drivers: 5.6mm dynamic
- Earbuds: Width 0.696", Height 1.018", Depth
- Case: Diameter 2.962", Height 1.333"
- Earbuds: 0.3 ounces (each)
- Case: 3.1 ounces
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