Never miss a beat with Solo 2 wireless headphones
Mixing great looks with amazing sound and wireless technology , the new headphones from Beats By Dr Dre are what every music fan needs
Whether you're into hip-hop, classic rock or pop, a pair of the newly launched wireless headphones from Beats By Dr Dre will transform the way you listen to your music.
Using Bluetooth technology, the Solo 2 wireless model allows you to move up to nine metres away from your tablet or phone and still enjoy your favourite tunes.
You can even make phone calls with a built-in microphone and adjust volume with specially designed touch controls on the side of the headphones.
What's more, the battery lasts for up to 12 hours, so they're perfect for making long commutes on the bus or train more interesting.
And with their sleek and stylish design, they're already popular with a long list of celebrity admirers, including Nicki Minaj, Norman Reedus and Serena Williams.
What is Bluetooth technology?
Bluetooth sets up a short-range network with a special radio frequency to let you send data wirelessly between different pieces of tech.
Allowing you to exchange information quickly and easily without the mass of wiring that once clogged up our homes, it's common in these devices:
What is music streaming?
In a nutshell: For an annual or monthly fee, these online services allow you to listen to music or watch films in real time instead of downloading them on to your device.
Streaming services have grown in popularity with the rise of super-fast broadband internet and make it easier than ever to access your favourite media.
Files are compressed to make them easy to send instantly, while many streaming companies also let you download tracks to enjoy when you're offline.
There are many services available, but some of the most popular include:
- Beats Music
- Blilnkbox Music
What can I do with a pair of Solo 2 Wireless headphones?
- Stream music from your tablet downstairs while you get ready upstairs
- Ring a friend without having to rummage around in your bag to find your phone
- Watch a film on your laptop on the train without disturbing other passengers
- Listen all day with 12-hour battery life
Incredible sound quality
Not only do Solo 2 headphones look great, they also use the latest sound technology to give you an unbeatable listening experience.
They have a crystal-clear tone that can cope with a dynamic range of sounds, which gives you great quality even if you like your music loud.
And they've been ergonomically designed with unique ear-cup padding to reduce external noise, allowing you to feel closer to your favourite songs and artists than ever before.
You can even change tracks with the control panel on the side of the device, where there's also an illuminated LED fuel gauge that lets you know if you're running out of battery.
If you're low on power, simply plug the included cable into your phone or tablet for a quick, on-the-go energy boost.
Designed for durability
As Beats Electronics was founded by hip-hop icon Dr Dre, it's no surprise these headphones have become the ultimate fashion accessory.
Built to last, they come in a black, blue, red or white finish and they're also completely foldable for when you need to stow them away in your bag or coat pocket.
And a range of other features help to make these headphones even more comfortable, including:
- Flexible headband
- Curved frame for close fit
- Pivoting ear cups