The Jaybird X2 are in-ear headphones with Bluetooth connectivity. These have boosted highs and bass. This means that you will get a good level of detail from your music along with a fast and punchy low-end thump.
These headphones are sweat resistant and have a secure and at the same time comfortable fit in the ears, making these headphones great for active use. The accessory pack is also pretty robust so these offer good value for money.
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Pro These can have a secure fit inside the ears
The X2 comes with wing tips that you can attach to the ear pieces. These improve the grip of the headphones in the ear, and will help keep them secure even while you are running or working out.
Pro Fun sound signature with lively highs and punchy bass
The highs are crisp, airy and forward so detail presentation is very good. Bass also has good power yet at the same time has fast decay so it does not muddy up the overall sound.
This sound signature works well with a wide range of genres and rock, pop, hip-hop and EDM will definitely sound great with these headphones.
Pro You can take calls while wearing these headphones
Along with the remote is an in-line microphone, so you do not need to pull out your phone should a call come in. Mic quality is pretty decent and should be good enough for a conversation.
Pro Wireless connection is stable
With these headphones, you will be able to fully enjoy your music with little interruptions. Signal quality is pretty stable even if on the move.
Pro Users can control basic smartphone functions using the in-line remote
These headphones feature an inline remote which will allow you to make basic playlist controls, adjust volume as well as answer/end calls.
Pro Many accessories are bundled with the headphones
Along with the standard silicone ear tips in different sizes, you also get a carrying case, different sized wing tips, premium Comply foam ear tips in different sizes, cable management clips as well as the micro-USB charging cable.
Con Spotty battery life
Jaybird claims 8 hours playback time, while many users report that battery life is more around the 6 hour mark. There have been reports of the X2 having a much shorter than claimed battery life, with some only getting around 3 hours of playback time.
Con Awkward mic/remote settings
Coming from the iPhone's mic/remote can be a bit awkward. The Jaybird uses a long press and hold on the volume up and down to skip songs.