Overview: The Monster iBeats "by Dr. Dre" High Performance In-Ear
Headphones with ControlTalk provide extended full-range sound without distortion
for your music. The Monster iBeats in-ear headphones feature solid,
precision-machined single-billet metal housings with a hard chrome finish. The
in-ear headphones utilize an advanced Monster Cable headphone cord with a 24K
gold-plated 3.5mm connector for superior audio transfer. The Monster iBeats come
supplied with sound isolating ear-tips in multiple sizes to provide a perfect
fit and to seal out external noise. With ControlTalk you get in-line remote
control of your music, as well hands-free calling using the built-in Mic. You
can enjoy quick-access music playback control, like volume, play/pause and
tracking, without having to dig for your iPod. Plus, the built-in mic and
noise-isolating in-ear headphones all combine to let you hear and be heard much
more clearly and conveniently. A carrying case is also included.
Solid Metal Housing: The Monster iBeats in-ear headphones feature solid metal
housings for the purest sound possible. Precision-machined single-billet metal
housing prevents vibrations and unwelcome sonic artifacts from tainting your
Hard Chrome Finish: The precision-machined metal housings
are covered with a hard-chrome finish to keep them looking new and shiny (no
Ultra-Lightweight: The Monster iBeats in-ear headphones are lightweight for
listening while exercising or when you're on the go.
Extended Full-Range Sound: The Monster iBeats provide extended
full-range sound from a compact in-ear headphone. The Monster iBeats' exclusive
driver design pumps out the deepest bass, soaring highs, and ultra-clear
In-Ear Noise Isolation Ear-Tips: The Monster iBeats with
ControlTalk in-ear headphones feature multiple pairs of various sized ear-tips,
designed to fit comfortably and securely to block out external sound. The
Monster iBeats in-ear headphones include seven pair of earbud tips: five pairs of cone
tips (XS/S/M/L/XL) and two pairs of triple-layered tips (S/L) for the most
comfortable, secure fit that isolates you from unwanted external noise. The
Monster iBeats' noise isolation feature cuts external noise for a better music
experience than traditional earbuds.
ControlTalk: The Monster iBeats
in-ear headphones have a built-in Monster ControlTalk feature for use with
iPhone and other music phones. The Monster ControlTalk device is a small remote + mic attached to the cable
of Monster iBeats in-ear headphones. The ControlTalk cable has a call answer button and microphone so you can easily switch between listening to music and talking on your phone. ControlTalk is designed to give you music playback control from select iPods, iPhones, and other music phones; as well as hands-free calling through the in-ear headphones and built-in mic. ControlTalk offers the following functions.
- Music: Play/Pause, Skip/Previous Track,
Fast-Forward/Rewind, Volume Up/Down
- Phone: Answer/End Call, Decline Call, Call-Waiting,
Compatibility: ControlTalk only provides full playback
functionality (play/pause, tracking forward/back, scanning forward/back and
volume control) on iPhone and select newer iPods with limited functionality on
other devices and earlier generation iPhones and iPods. Full remote playback
functionality supported only for iPod nano (4th/5th/6th gen), iPod classic
(120/160GB), iPod touch (2nd/3rd/4th gen), iPhone (3GS/4), and iPod shuffle
(3rd/4th gen). The following chart lists compatible cell-phones (as of Oct.
|Service Provider||Phone Model||Hands-Free Calling||Media Audio||Volume Control||Play/Pause of Media||Tracking & Scanning
|AT&T||Blackberry Curve 8900||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Pearl 8110||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Curve 8310||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|iPhone 2G/3G ||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Sprint||Blackberry Curve 8330||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Tour 9630||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Pearl 8130||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Samsung Instinct s30||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|Blackberry Curve 8350i||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Palm Treo PRO||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|T-Mobile||Motorola Motozine ZN5||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|Blackberry Pearl Flip||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Curve 8520||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Curve 8320||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Curve 8900||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|T-Mobile Sidekick 2008||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|T-Mobile Sidekick LX||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|Blackberry Curve 8330||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|Blackberry Tour 9630||Y||Y||N||Y||N|
|LG Chocolate 3||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|Motorola Krave ZN4||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|Motorola Rival A455||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|LG enV Touch||Y||Y||N||N||N|
|Blackberry Pearl 8230||Y||Y||N||N||N|
Note: Requires software v. 1.0.3 or newer for
iPod Nano (4th/5th/6th gen), 2.0.1 or newer for Classic (120/160GB),
and 2.2 or newer for touch (2nd/3rd/4th gen).
Advanced Monster Cable: The Monster iBeats in-ear headphones
utilize advanced Monster Cable with patented technologies for accurate and clear
audio. The iBeats in-ear headphones also offer rugged strain relief to protect
the headphone cable from heavy-duty use.
3.5mm Connector:: The Monster iBeats feature a 24K gold-plated
3.5mm connector for maximum signal transfer and corrosion resistance.
Cable Management: The Monster iBeats in-ear headphones include a cable
management clip and cable slider.
- Cable Management Clip: Attach the cable management clip to
clothing to keep the headphone cable under control and out of your way, as
well as reduce accidental pulling of the earbuds from your ears.
- Cable Slider: Use the cable slider to control cable swap while
listening. Also slide up to reduce tangles during storage.
Protective Soft Pouch: The Monster iBeats in-ear headphones
come with a compact, protective, soft pouch to store the headphones when not in
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