Misfit's New Earbuds Also Track Activity And Sleep, Naturally

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Misfit launched its Misfit Specter earbuds, metallic wi-fi earbuds that connect to a small field, which might be clipped to the wearer's clothes. Contained in the field are the usual array of health-monitoring sensors, so the headphones can monitor steps, distance, and sleep.
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This is a little bit of a shock addition to the Misfit ecosystem. Along with the Ray health wearable the corporate launched earlier this week, the health monitoring producer additionally confirmed off a pair of wi-fi earbuds designed to finish the corporate's present hardware.

The Specter is a little bit of an odd proposition, a wonderfully superb wanting pair of metallic wi-fi earbuds that connect to a small field, which may be clipped to the wearer's lapel. Contained in the field are the usual array of health monitoring sensors, so the headphones can monitor steps, distance, and sleep.

The truth is, it is so much like having a pair of headphones hooked up to a Misfit Shine health and sleep monitor, with one key distinction: an eight hour battery life. That is not likely all that huge of a shock for wi-fi headphones. For a health tracker that is additionally (apparently) able to monitoring sleep, that is a little bit of a purple flag.

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There's additionally the unusual proven fact that the earbuds are constructed to trace sleep, although the rep I spoke with assured me that the design is compact sufficient so they will not annoyingly press towards a pillow whereas sleeping. I've solely lately gotten used to the thought of sleeping with a health band on, so I am not fairly positive I am able to rock a pair of headphones in mattress, although perhaps listening to somewhat Robert Wyatt may assist gently lull me again to sleep.

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The Specter has the markings of a product launched by an organization trying to increase its line, however not fairly positive how to take action (and maybe it is acquisition by Fossil performed a role), so it simply went forward and embedded its monitoring know-how right into a pair of headphones.

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However who is aware of, maybe the Specter will truly show extra compelling as soon as we actually get an opportunity to attempt them out.

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