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JBL® and Under Armour® Team Back Up to Announce the UA Project Rock True Wireless X Headphones

Tested and approved by Dwayne Johnson, the new true wireless sport headphones are built for the grind with sweat & waterproof technology and 50-hours of playtime


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JBL and Under Armour have reunited to launch the latest edition of the UA Project Rock headphone series built for the hardest workouts: the UA Project Rock True Wireless X – Engineered by JBL.

Personally tested and approved by Dwayne Johnson, the UA Project Rock True Wireless X offers a completely cable-free experience designed for the grind of training. Outfitted with UA’s IPX7 sweat and waterproof technology and Antibacterial Sport Flex Fit ear tips, these headphones are made to withstand the most challenging workouts while fitting comfortably snug to limit background noise. JBL Charged Sound pumps out rich bass for maximum motivation, while Passive Noise Cancellation decreases distraction and increases focus.

With Fast Pair and Bluetooth 5.0, athletes can quickly connect their device and make calls or listen to music on either bud independently without the worry of switching or missing a connection. Plus, users will always experience crystal-clear calls with dual beamforming mics and wind-blocking technology. Long lasting, with a total battery life of 50 hours (10 hours in the earbuds themselves, plus 40 additional hours with the rugged aluminum charging case) and USB Type-C speed charging capable of a full charge in 2 hours, these headphones are perfect for extensive training throughout the month..

UA Project Rock True Wireless X also features Bionic Hearing Technologies – TalkThru and Ambient Aware. With TalkThru Technology, the music volume is lowered, and speech is amplified for quick conversations between sets. Ambient Aware, however, delivers a more immersive music experience with increased ambient sound for safety while outdoors.

“We are so excited to continue our relationship with Under Armour in announcing the UA Project Rock True Wireless X, further growing our line of sport headphones,” said Pascal Van Laer, Vice President and General Manager, Headphones and Wearables at HARMAN. “By pairing our signature JBL Charged Sound with Dwayne Johnson’s exclusively tuned sound curve for even bolder audio with rich bass, these high-performance headphones are guaranteed to impress the toughest athletes.”

“At Under Armour, we understand the importance of durability, comfort and world-class audio when it comes to headphones,” said Brian Pitstick, Director of Strategic Partnerships at Under Armour. “The new UA Project Rock True Wireless X will be a perfect partner on an athlete’s journey of keeping fitness top of mind in the gym.”

UA Project Rock True Wireless X - Engineered by JBL Features:

  • Rock-tuned JBL Charged Sound
  • Compact and cable-free
  • Powered for a total of 50 hours; up to 10 hours of battery life per charge, plus 40 additional hours in aluminum charging case
  • Bionic Hearing with TalkThru and Ambient Aware Technologies
  • Passive Noise Cancellation
  • UA Sweat & Waterproof technology with an IPX7 rating
  • USB Type-C with speed charging
  • Independent earbuds with Bluetooth 5.0
  • Antibacterial Sport Flex Fit ear tips
  • Aluminum Charging Case
  • Dual beamforming mics and wind-blocking technology
  • Fast Pair
  • 12-Month MapMyFitness® Premium Membership included*
  • Colors: Black

Pricing and Availability

Under Armour Project Rock True Wireless X – Engineered by JBL will be available on JBL.com and UnderArmour.com starting on October 29, 2020 for $199.95.

*The purchase of UA Project Rock True Wireless X includes a complimentary 12-month MapMyFitness® Premium membership, valued at $29.99. MapMyFitness is a part of the Under Armour Connected Fitness suite of apps, with a global community of more than 245 million people worldwide. MapMyFitness allows members to track and analyze advanced gait metrics like cadence, stride length, distance, pace and splits. MapMyFitness will also offer a feature that analyzes run data and provides the runner with real-time gait coaching. All of this information will be delivered to the runner through the UA Project Rock True Wireless X for real-time results enabling peak performance.

ABOUT JBL

JBL creates the amazing sound that shapes life’s most epic moments. From iconic events like Woodstock and concerts at Madison Square Garden, to games at Yankee Stadium and weekend road trips, JBL elevates listeners’ experiences with award-winning audio that lets them make the most of every moment. Used by some of the world’s greatest musicians and elite athletes in basketball, baseball and esports, JBL has unmatched professional credentials and over 70 years of delivering industry leading innovation. JBL is the authority in engineering superior sound.

ABOUT HARMAN

HARMAN International (harman.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co, LTD., designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions, and services supporting the Internet of Things.  With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia.

ABOUT UNDER ARMOUR, INC.

Under Armour, Inc., headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, is a leading inventor, marketer and distributor of branded athletic performance apparel, footwear and accessories. Powered by one of the world’s largest digitally connected fitness and wellness communities, Under Armour’s innovative products and experiences are designed to help advance human performance, making all athletes better. For further information, please visit about.underarmour.com.

© 2020 HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated. All rights reserved. Harman Kardon, Infinity, JBL, Lexicon and Mark Levinson are trademarks of HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated, registered in the United States and/or other countries. AKG is a trademark of AKG Acoustics GmbH, registered in the United States and/or other countries. Features, specifications, and appearance are subject to change without notice.


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