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JBL Soundgear / Wearable speaker

JBL Soundgear

Discipline: Product

JBL Soundgear

Discipline: Product

The JBL Soundgear is a wearable speaker that offers the ultimate listening experience. Traditional headphones and portable speaker are not good enough to fulfill the user’s needs and lifestyle. Problems exist regarding the lack of ambient awareness due to the surrounding sound isolation that comes with traditional headphones and that creates a certain safety risk and an anti-social effect. The JBL Soundgear offers various benefits to the user for their daily routines: listen to your music and make phone calls while being aware of your surroundings; everything hand- and ear-free. Hear your virtual reality audio in a whole new way with its immersive surround sound quality and mobility.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics / Design Quality, Execution / Material Selection, Usability / Ergonomics

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2017

Client / Manufacturer

HARMAN

Harman Design Center (Shenzhen)
Shenzhen, China

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Design

HARMAN

Harman Design Center (Shenzhen)
Shenzhen, China

Jinwon Yook, Rafal Czaniecki, Damian Mackiewicz

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