Sony SRS-NB10: Personal wireless neckband speaker

All TechWeek writers are indepentent and from many different countries. Some english misspelling and grammar mistakes may occur. Want to contribute? Join the team

The Sony SRS-NB10 are a curious addition in the speaker catalog of the multinational consumer electronics company. A neckband-style wireless speaker , which is worn as a necklace, designed to telecommute in a comfortable and personal way.

Sony SRS-NB10, work better at home and office

The famous Sony company presents one of its most innovative products. It is a model of wireless collar type speaker . This new product is launched on the market with the reference SRS-NB10 , and has been designed with the intention, by the brand, of covering the gap between on-ear headphones and classic small portable speakers . Its advantages: offering a directional and personalized sound towards the wearer.

Product characteristics

This wireless speaker has been designed to rest on the user’s shoulders. The SRS-NB10 has an open-ear design and IPX4 splash proof certification . With the device you can listen to calls or music, being aware of what is happening around you while you walk with them around the house. The manufacturer wants to give this product an approach towards teleworking , having the advantage of not plugging the ears.

This peripheral has a full-range speaker inside. It is tilted upwards, with the intention that the sound reaches only the user’s ears and thus not disturb the environment. In addition, it has passive radiators integrated in the back, in order to increase the bass.

More details of the speaker

This device includes Precise Voice Pickup technology and has two directional microphones with beamforming, a set of advances that optimize the quality of the voice sent during conversations and video conferences. In addition, the device has a specific button to turn off the microphone , as well as volume control , music playback and pause .

It is important to note that the SRS-NB10 offers a range of up to 20 hours . And it has a 10-minute quick charge to add up to an extra hour of use. Use a USB Type-C port for charging. The wireless collar speaker goes on sale in charcoal gray and white , starting in September 2021 , for a suggested price of 150 euros .

Source: sony

What do you think?

4 / 5. 40