The CNET Lounge forum

General discussion

New Sony BlueTooth Earbuds

by shrivian / January 2, 2009 5:36 AM PST
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: New Sony BlueTooth Earbuds
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: New Sony BlueTooth Earbuds
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
(NT) Never tried them but they look verfy nice.
by FrankQC / January 27, 2009 1:37 AM PST
Collapse -
New Sony HBH-IS800 earbuds
by cmohr623 / October 5, 2010 1:37 AM PDT

I have been looking for a good set of Bluetooth earbuds for awhile. I bought a pair of these earbuds to try and was very disappointed. They are comfortable for non-active wearing, but they do not stay in place while jogging or other activities.

The controls seemed cumbersome to even turn the unit on and off. You have to hold down a button on the module near the left earbud and watch for a tiny LED on one of the earbuds to see if it was turned on or off and the button didn't seem very responsive and sometimes I had to press and hold it several times.

The over all sound quality was good for phone calls, but the music quality was very poor, no bass whatsoever. I returned mine after only 2 days and I am still searching.

Collapse -
OT Bluetooth Tags
by outdoortech / March 12, 2011 4:55 AM PST

for a great sound and incredible price, check out Outdoor Technology's OT Tags. Have tried the sony, sound quality simply does not compare.

Popular Forums
Computer Help 51,912 discussions
Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions
Laptops 20,411 discussions
Security 30,882 discussions
TVs & Home Theaters 21,253 discussions
Windows 10 1,672 discussions
Phones 16,494 discussions
Windows 7 7,855 discussions
Networking & Wireless 15,504 discussions


Want to see the future of car technology?

Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.