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JBL launches new LIVE series headphones in India starting at Rs 2,499

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JBL launches new LIVE series headphones in India starting at Rs 2,499

The JBL LIVE series comes with Ambient Aware and Talk Thru features that allow the users to control the amount of background sound that they want to let it and talk to a friend without removing the headphones.

JBL on Wednesday, June 12, launched a new headphone series - the JBL LIVE Series -- in India at a starting price of Rs 2,499 and they will be available for purchase across all major retailers and on JBL's e-shop starting today.

The newly launched JBL LIVE series consists of a set of five headphones and earphones. The JBL LIVE 100 earphones comes with the company's signature sound and it features an aluminum finish. It is priced at Rs 2,499 in India. The Bluetooth-enabled JBL Live 200BT earphones comes with a battery life of up to 10 hours with speed charge technology. It is priced at Rs 5,299.

Third in the series is the JBL LIVE 400BT, which is priced at Rs 7,899. The JBL LIVE 400BT comes with some of the best features of the newly launched LIVE series, which includes Google Assistant / Alexa connectivity, Bluetooth connectivity, battery life of up to 24 hours with speed charge technology, touch control, on-ear design, aluminium finish, and My JBL Headphones App connectivity. It also features the Ambient Aware feature, which allows the users to control the amount of background noise that they want to let it so that they stay in sync with their surrounding when they need it the most such as while while walking in the market, and the the Talk Thru feature, which temporarily pauses the music on the touch of a button so that users can interact with their friends without removing the headphones.

The JBL LIVE 400BT is followed in the series by the JBL LIVE 500BT. This features similar features as the LIVE 400BT except for an around the ear design and a bigger battery life of up to 30 hours. The JBL LIVE 500BT is priced at Rs 9,999.

Last in the series is the JBL LIVE 650BTNC, which comes with a price tag of Rs 12,599. It features an around the ear design just like the LIVE 400BT and it comes with touch controls and an aluminium finish. It also features the company's signature sound and support for Google Assistant / Alexa along with Bluetooth connectivity and support for My JBL Headphones App. However, it does come with the Ambient Aware and Talk Thru features. Instead, it comes with Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) technology. As far as the battery is concerned, LIVE 650BTNC provides a battery life of up to 20 hours with ANC and up to 30 hours without ANC.

"The new JBL LIVE Series will shake up the headphones market in India. These truly Smart range of products will change the way we experience music and the environment," Pradeep Chaudhry, Country Manager HARMAN India said in a statement.