X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

SenCbuds Self-pausing Earphones: Plug Back, Playback

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

Earphones are becoming smarter and smarter, but most of them incorporate fitness or communication options. SenCbuds on the other hand promise a simple but still practical feature. They automatically pause the audio when you take them off, then resume playing if you put them back on.

sencbuds_self-pausing_earphones_1zoom in

SenCbuds appear to use proximity sensors to detect if you took them off. They also have a couple of other practical features, and a couple of strange ones. The earphones are supposedly made of an anti-bacterial material called SaniPolymers. They also have a small control unit that doubles as a cable manager and has buttons to adjust the volume as well as to answer calls.

Curiously, the control unit has a switch that supposedly makes the headphones work with either iOS or Android devices. Even more curiously, there’s a button on the control unit to toggle a red LED on the earphones. It’s supposedly to tell the people around you that you don’t want to be disturbed, but that’s not exactly a universal sign is it?

I think SenCbuds’ auto-pause feature is neat, although I think that’s their only compelling feature. If you’re sold, pledge at least $50 (USD) on Kickstarter to receive the earphones as a reward.

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Eclectic Method: Infinity War Remix

Eclectic Method: Infinity War Remix

Roma (Teaser)

Roma (Teaser)

How to Improve Your Memory

How to Improve Your Memory

Advertisement
2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Drag Racer Good for the Mid-8s

2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Drag Racer Good for the Mid-8s

10 Millionth Ford Mustang Rolls off the Assembly Line

10 Millionth Ford Mustang Rolls off the Assembly Line

McLaren Special Ops Outs Sexy Track and Pacific Themed 720S

McLaren Special Ops Outs Sexy Track and Pacific Themed 720S