LG completes his TONE series of Bluetooth headphones to a new top of the range. The company will present the Platinum TONE at this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) public. The new model with its sound quality, which was made possible through a collaboration with Harman Kardon offers in addition to its appearance. The market launch in the United States is scheduled for March 2016. All other markets will follow immediately.
The new TONE model may include Harman Kardons Platinum class and equally aimed at professionals and at avid music lovers. In order to reduce distortions to a minimum, uses LG “Balanced Armature” transducer. This technique is usually only when wired high end headphones. Also LG used aluminium as housing for the headphones to achieve a particularly detailed reproduction of electronics matter. In addition to the aluminum exterior is also ergonomic design. This ensures that users can for hours can easily can carry the headphone.
For the data transmission via Bluetooth, LG draws on the aptX HD audio codec to ensure CD quality audio. The codec provides the playback of the entire audio bandwidth and minimizes the latency time by significantly reducing the bit rate, without compromising the sound quality. To further enhance the comfort, LG has given the new voice command feature voice command device on the way. With this feature users can accept incoming calls with simple voice commands. Also LG has improved the tone & talk app, so that customers create now voice memos and the “find me” feature on an Android Smartphone (version 4.1 or higher) can use.