CES 2018 witnessed Soul Electronics debut with two new in-ear headphones- The Run Free Pro Bio and Blade, which have gait analysis which are built specifically for runners.
The headphones come with built-in sensors and an app that will understand your running pattern and will tell you if it is correct or not. The sensors track different parameters which like steps per minute, step length, step width, vertical oscillation, head tilt angle, shock, maximum leg force, balance, and consistency and also preventing injury.
The app also tells the user the basic measurements like calories burned, the time and distance you ran, the overall performance and progress.
The Run Free Pro Bio is sweat-proof and supports Bluetooth 4.0. It has interchangeable ear locks, and up to eight hours of playback time on one charge. The Blade has smart touch pads which controls things like music playback and making calls. It supports Bluetooth 5.0 and are sweat-proof as well.
The Run Free Pro Bio headphones will be available for the customers in the first half of 2018 for $149.99 (approximately Rs 9,500) while the Blade headphones be sold only in the second half of the year, which will cost $249.99 (approximately Rs 15,900).