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Close up with the wireless BeatsX Earphones

Due out later this year, the $150 BeatsX Earphones are Beats' first neckband-style wireless Bluetooth headphones and were created with the help of Apple's design and engineering teams.

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The BeatsX comes in white or black for $150, £130 or AU$200. They ship later this year.

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The headphone charges via a Lightning port, not Micro-USB.

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Two sets of wings are included to create a more secure fit during sports activities.

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The headphones roll up to fit in this compact included carrying case.

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The buds adhere magnetically.

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Here's the included Lightning cable.

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Apple says the upcoming BeatsX headphones will have an affordable price tag.

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