LG has announced its latest Bluetooth Headset named the Tone Platinum (HBS-1100). It will be showcased at MWC 2016 held at Barcelona from February 22 – 25, 2016.
The headset will go on sale in United States in March 2016 followed by other markets of Asia, Latin America and Europe. It comes in Gold, Silver and Grey color options and is developed in partnership with Harman/Kardon.
The LG Tone Platinum (HBS-1100) features an ergonomic design with aluminum finishing. It is specially designed for music fanatics and professionals and are comfortable for wearing without discomfort for hours.
It has AptX HD Audio codec that makes it possible to deliver high quality audio on Bluetooth. It also has noise canceling dual microphones as well that takes clear calls even in noisiest conditions. LG’s Tone & Talk app has been enhanced to support Voice Memo and Find Me via any Android Smartphone. It also takes in Voice commands to access voice calls.
The LG TONE Platinum is a showcase of innovative technologies that aims to deliver premium sound quality in a form-factor that millions of customers have come to embrace, LG’s TONE offerings are second to none in the wireless Bluetooth world which is a key growth area for our mobile business.Michael Park, vice president in charge of Innovative Personal Devices Business Division at LG Electronics
We are excited to collaborate with LG on the LG TONE Platinum, Harman Kardon has over 60 years of experience creating premium audio and ground-breaking sound technologies. When a product like the LG TONE Platinum carries the Harman Kardon name, it is confirmation that the device will offer class-leading audio quality and outstanding design.Michael Mauser, executive vice president and president of Harman’s Lifestyle Division