The Polk Audio Nue Era portable earphones have an isolating ear-insert design. These iPod/cellphone-centric earphones have a 43-inch audio cord with a modified stereo 4-contact mini-plug that works with iPods, iPads, iPhones, and some cellphones, but may not be compatible with other audio devices. The earphones have an inline microphone and inline remote with integrated volume, music player function, and call connect/disconnect controls. The Nue Era comes with seven pairs of earpieces of various types and sizes and a carrying bag. It is covered by a 12-month warranty.
About This Brand
Polk Audio, an audio brand best known for speakers, entered the headphone catagory in 2011. The company currently offers sports-oriented and noise-canceling headphones.
Features & Specs - Polk Audio Nue Era
Integrated microphone Has an integrated microphone for use with some cell phones or audio players with a recorder function.
Call connect/disconnect control This allows you to answer or disconnect from a phone call with some cell phones.
Call connect/disconnect control
Integrated volume control This allows you to adjust the volume without having to dig into your pocket or purse for a player.
Integrated volume control
Integrated function control This allows you to control some player functions (for example: play, pause, track skip) via a control without having to dig into a pocket or purse for a player.
Integrated function control
Cord length (in.) Cord lengths indicates the approximate length of the cord from the headset or earpiece to the plug, measured in inches.
Cord length (in.)
Plug type The type of connection at the end of the audio cord, which will be plugged into the source component. Most have 1/8-inch standard (3-contact) "mini" jacks that fit portable devices. Models intended for use with newer iPod, iPhone, and some Blackberry smartphones, that have integrated microphones, audio player controls, and call connect/disconnect controls use a 1/8-inch 4-conductor mini jack. The audio function of models with 4-conductor mini jacks may not work properly or consistently with non-iPod/iPhone devices.
4 contact Mini (1/8")
Warranty: parts, labor (mos.) Warranty (parts/labor, mo.) indicates the length of the manufacturer's warranty for parts and labor, in months.
Warranty: parts, labor (mos.)
Weight (oz.) Reflects the weight, in ounces, of the headphones including the audio cable and batteries, if any.