Adidas is positioning itself in the field of wireless headphones with a new model now available in France. The FWD-02 SPORT are cut out for runners looking for a product suited to their needs.
As a sports equipment manufacturer, Adidas has a certain legitimacy to enter the field of wireless headphones for runners. The FWD-02 SPORT, announced last October, are finally making their appearance in France with an attractive price for all those who want to run to music without making too big a hole in their budget.
The music race
These wireless headphones, designed with help from Zound Industries, were developed with the Adidas running community who participated in testing at every stage of development and provided feedback. She was involved from the design of the product. The FWD-02 SPORT are therefore designed for the road.
To appeal to athletes, an earphone must fit well in the ear without fear of sudden and repetitive movements. That’s why Adidas has paid attention to ergonomics, providing interchangeable tips and ear hooks. The fit must indeed be perfect. Moreover, the touch interface works whatever the weather conditions, it can be used even while wearing gloves… And also when your fingers are wet! The headphones are IPX5 certified for water and sweat resistance.
Outdoor runners will appreciate the Awareness mode, which lets you hear what’s going on around you. Of course, you can turn it off to get the most out of the music. The compact charging case is lined with breathable mesh fabric, which dries after use. In addition, this case includes an indicator that displays the battery level.
As for the autonomy, it is 6 hours for the headphones, enough to make a marathon in music! With the box, it reaches 25 hours of listening. The headphones are sold for € 169.99 directly on the dedicated site.