- The Jaybird Vista 2 are noise-cancelling true wi-fi earbuds constructed to final with an IP68 ranking.
- The USB-C case options an IP54 ranking and helps wi-fi charging.
- The Jaybird Vista 2 are accessible at the moment and retail for $199.99.
Jaybird prides itself on producing a few of the toughest audio merchandise in the market, and the Jaybird Vista 2 elevate the bar even larger. These lively noise-cancelling (ANC) true wi-fi earphones characteristic IP68 and MIL-STD-810G certifications. You can fumble them into the lake, drop them into a mud mattress, and topic them to an excessive amount of power and shock with out harm. Even the case deserves an IP54 ranking that makes it stand out from nearly all different charging instances.
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Toughness apart, the Vista 2 are the firm’s debut noise-cancelling earphones, which makes them much more versatile than the first-generation Vista. While we don’t but understand how the ANC performs, it’s thrilling to see a exercise headset firm step exterior its wheelhouse. Jaybird additionally features a transparency mode known as SoundSense that amplifies your environment by means of the earphones. This retains you conscious and may make for a extra nice name expertise. Anyone who doesn’t need to fuss around with this characteristic can hear in mono mode with both earbud.
If the Vista 2 are to sound something like the authentic Jaybird Vista, you may count on a reasonably correct frequency response, appropriate for many genres of music. The earphones help SBC by default and only one high-quality Bluetooth codec: AAC, which performs properly for iPhone homeowners however is unreliable on Android.
Jaybird preserved the authentic Vista’s form with the Vista 2 however added fabric coverings to the earphones. Not solely does this make it simpler to grip and take away the earbuds, however it additionally reduces wind noise. It’s a intelligent method to enhance name and sound high quality. Automatic ear detection is one other new and welcome characteristic. The earphones sense once you take away or insert them out of your ears to mechanically pause or play media.
Although the Jaybird Vista 2 boast noise cancellation — a power-hungry know-how — the earbuds final six hours on a single cost with ANC or SurroundSense enabled. Without enabling an lively sound mode, the earbuds final eight hours. The case gives a further two cost cycles and may quick cost the earphones. Just 5 minutes in the case yields 60 minutes of playback. A USB-C enter rests on the again of the case, although you could have the choice to plop it on a wi-fi charging mat.
As with most Jaybird Bluetooth earbuds, you may customise the Vista 2 in the Jaybird app (free on iOS and Android). This consists of entry to a customized EQ module, ANC and SoundSense adjustment, reconfigurable contact controls, and a discover my ‘buds or case feature. The ability to locate your earphones isn’t new to true wi-fi earbuds, however what’s novel is the GPS chip inside the Jaybird Vista 2 case. The discover my earbuds operate solely tells you the final time the earbuds had been linked to your system, however the GPS in the case informs you of the place the case (and presumably the ‘buds) are located. GPS location works as long as you’re situated inside a 10-meter vary of the case.
The Jaybird Vista 2 are available varied colorways: Black, Nimbus Gray, and Alloy Blue. You can purchase the earphones today from Jaybird’s web site for $199.99.