BONX Bluetooth earpiece is one of Rick's 2017 favorites

Out of the hundreds of new gadgets I see throughout a given year, I like to pick a handful as some of my favorites to take a closer look at purchasing and using.

The BONX Grip is one of them.

A comfortable Bluetooth earpiece that athletes love. The new to the U.S. enables cellular network-based group communication with up to 10 users – anywhere in the world. This BONX Grip is versatile, hands-free and most importantly safe during road cycling group rides as it allows cyclist to answer calls by voice activation, and ensures on the road safety maintaining that the cyclist hears surrounding sounds. For MTB enthusiasts who want to stay in touch on the trails, the device is great at keeping in touch with the competitive crew. Aside from cycling and MTB, BONX Grip has been found to be effective for bike messengers, enabling them to safely stay in touch during their routes.

Features include:

- Hands-free, Bluetooth earpiece connected to an original smartphone App - Switch between personal music and incoming calls with one single touch - Water resistant, shock resistant and made to ‘grip’ the ear, staying put during rigorous outdoor activity - Dual microphones with multi-layer wind and noise reduction technology ensure crystal-clear speech, and only transmit voice when a user speaks, preserving battery and minimizing cellular data usage - The open-back earphone ensures safety in all environments by allowing the user to hear surrounding noise. - MSRP $139.95 USD

BONX utilizes group talk to stay in communications with your associates. You start a conversation by just opening your mouth and talking. You voice is filtered to your surroundings. Your BONX will learn as you use it. Choose from four colors as it's fun to mix and match.

Bonx transmissions are clear and static-free. You can actually hear the other parties. Answer a call while you are communicating with another BONX.

Specs:

Microphone: Dual microphone Weight: Approx. 15g (*1) Size (w/o Earloop): W: 44mm x D:18mm x H: 32mm (*1) Battery: Lithium polymer battery Charging: microUSB (Included) Play time using BONX apps: 7 hrs. (Expected) Standby time: 400 hrs. (Expected) Waterproof: IPX5 Bluetooth: Dualmode Bluetooth 4.1 (Classic Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy) Communication range with smartphone: Approx. 10m (Class 2) Supported smartphones/OS: Apple devices iPhone 5 and later, and later running iOS 9 or later are supported. Android devices designated by us, running Android 4.3 or later are supported (major models only). Package contents: 3 EarLoops (S/M/L), 2 Earbuds (S/M), BONX sticker, microUSB cable, Product manuals included.

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