The Bose SoundLink around-ear headphones II home/studio-style Bluetooth wireless headphones have a closed over-ear design. These headphones are intended for use with Bluetooth enabled audio devices including cell phones as well as standard audio devices, and have a claimed wireless reception range of around 33 feet. They have a built-in microphone and integrated volume, music player function, and call connect/disconnect controls for use with Bluetooth devices. The SoundLink around-ear headphones II feature NFC Bluetooth pairing and earcups that swivel to flat for ease of carrying and storage. They come with a detachable 44-inch long audio cable for cord-connected use, a USB charging cable, a carrying case, and are covered by a 12-month warranty.
Plug typeThe 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.
Integrated microphoneHas an integrated microphone for use with some cell phones or audio players with a recorder function.
Call connect/disconnect control
Call connect/disconnect controlThis allows you to answer or disconnect from a phone call with some cell phones.
Integrated volume control
Integrated volume controlThis allows you to adjust the volume without having to dig into your pocket or purse for a player.
Integrated function control
Integrated function controlThis 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.
Warranty: parts, labor
Warranty: parts, laborWarranty (parts/labor, mo.) indicates the length of the manufacturer's warranty for parts and labor, in months.
Additional featuresAdditional features for this model.
2.4 GHz transmission frequency, Bluetooth wireless, around 33 ft. operating range. Operates up to 15 hrs. on built-in rechargeable batteries with a charge time of 3 hrs., 15 minute partial charge will power headphones for 2 hrs. Has headset power indicator, headset auto power off function, low battery indicator, and battery recharge indicator. Has cord connection option for use with standard audio devices. When cord connected can provide audio even when not turned on. Has pairing memory for up to eight Bluetooth devices, allows simultaneous connection of two Bluetooth devices (to switch between connected devices stop sound on device and start sound on the other). NFC Bluetooth pairing. Has defeatable power on/off, Bluetooth pairing, battery status voice announcements in multiple languages. Bluetooth connected Apple mobile devices using iOS Version 5 and above will show the battery level. Earcups swivel to flat for ease of carrying and storage.
Included accessoriesIndicates what additional accessories are included.
Detachable 44-inch long audio cable, USB charging cable, carrying case.
Cord lengthCord lengths indicates the approximate length of the cord from the headset or earpiece to the plug, measured in inches.
WeightReflects the weight, in ounces, of the headphones including the audio cable and batteries, if any.