The JBL Tune 130NC earbuds deliver a remarkable audio experience at an exceptional value, featuring unique audio tricks not commonly seen at this price range. Boasting excellent noise canceling technology and battery life for fitness and commuter use alike, they make an excellent choice if you can overlook some of their quirkier characteristics.
These earbuds are constructed from durable plastic with matte finishes and metal accents that give them a premium and sturdy aesthetic. IPX4 rating means they're suitable for outdoor activities such as exercising and outdoor pursuits without worry; however, they should not be submerged underwater during swimming or showering activities.
They feature Bluetooth v5.2 and Google Fast Pair support to make pairing quickly, AAC/SBC codec support for great sound quality, as well as intuitive configuration options like customized audio output, setting ANC levels and selecting from five presets as well as creating your own custom presets to save for future use. Furthermore, voice assistant support and low latency modes can all be enabled or disabled on these speakers as needed.
JBL's Pure Bass Sound offers full-range sound with crisp and clear vocals, thanks to active noise cancellation that works brilliantly at blocking out ambient sounds so that you can focus solely on listening to music. Furthermore, two microphones allow hands-free calls between stereo microphones allowing for hands-free conversations with others in stereo.
TalkThru mode allows you to stay aware of your surroundings so you can communicate effectively with others around you, by double-tapping on the left earbud. In addition, Ambient Aware helps ensure safety in loud environments by listening in on all sounds around you.
These earbuds offer up to 9 hours of playback with noise cancellation off on one charge; when combined with their charging case's backup battery power they provide up to 40 hours of listening pleasure - one of the highest battery capacities within this price range.
JBL Tune 130NC earbuds stand out thanks to their incredible sound quality. Perfect for listening to all genres, their balance between bass, mids, and highs makes every instrument come through crisply with crystal clarity. Earbuds are generally comfortable to wear and can fit nicely into your ears. However, they may not be the ideal solution for people with narrow ear canals since over time they may become loose. These wireless earbuds may also not be suitable for high-decibel activities like shooting or shop work that produces loud noise, nor for athletes who require secure hearing protection earbuds. But they make an ideal purchase for music lovers seeking reliable wireless earbuds!