Mpow Flame2 Bluetooth Headphones Review
The Mpow Flame2 Bluetooth earbuds, constitute an upgraded version of the very successful Mpow Flame earbuds, and have been designed and constructed as highly waterproof headphones – ideal for sports – and are equipped with Bluetooth 5.0 technology. The earphones exhibit seamless and clear wireless performance due to the incorporation of the latest wireless communication technologies and allow the user to enjoy the true freedom of going wireless without worrying about the signal dropping or weakening. The headphones are very aesthetically designed and suit the modern lifestyle with both their functionality as well as their looks.
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Design & Materials
These headphones have been designed in a such a way that they are extremely comfortable on the user’s ears and do not cause any discomfort when worn for long hours playing games or listening to music, etc. Watching movies or TV show episodes for long hours has never been more comfortable. These earphones are designed to allow the user a lot of freedom of movement as the use of the wireless technology for connectivity does not involve dangling or tangling wires to cope with. The user can work with his/her hands as they are completely free. These headphones are also designed to suit sportspersons as athletes can run or workout while having these headphones on, and they would not fall out or slip from the ears. These headphones also allow the user to walk, jog, run, or workout in the rain as well as they provide a high degree of waterproofness. The overall design of these headphones besides being stylish with a minimalist touch. They can use these headphones while listening to miscasting movies or TCV shows, playing games at home and they can use it while jogging or running outside regardless of whether it’s dry or raining. The headphones have been designed to reduce pressure on the ears of the user and as such, are ideal for long hours of use either at home or outside. The around the ear design helps to secure these very properly as compared to many other types of headphone designs and allows these headphones to serve the users who are prone to a lot of movement while they use these headphones to listen to music or any other audio.
The cable in these headphones has been designed in such a manner, which can be placed behind your neck, that it does not stick to the face of the user, which could be quite bothersome. It has been designed with paralleled bumped lines, and it is also quite soft in its construction. The higher flexibility of this cable and its special design enables the cable to not stick to the user’s skin on the neck or the face.
Comfort & Ear fit
These headphones provide wireless connectivity to all smart devices like smartphones, tablets, laptops, etc. The availability of the built-in microphone enables the user to use these for bidirectional communication as well. These are great for answering calls while the user is away from the phone but still within the range of the Bluetooth connection. As the headphones are Bluetooth 5.0 enabled, this version of Bluetooth technology allows for very fast pairing and strong connection which does not weaken or fail. The strength of the connection enables the user to enjoy the music as well as telephonic conversation perfectly without earing of losing a part of the conversation or the music track. As the headphones use the latest Bluetooth pairing technology, these headphones have a far greater range as compared to headphones that use the older Bluetooth 4.0. 4.1 or 4.2 versions of the technology. Moreover, the latest Bluetooth version enables connection to all iPhones as well as Android phones. The battery used in these headphones is a 150mAh battery, and it can charge within 2 hours. On a single charge, it provides continuous playtime of 13 hours for any audio or telephone calls. The standby time of these headphones is 300 hours.
These headphones have been designed with 25° slanting shape on the ears, and this provides a lot of comfort for the user. This feature also prevents the headphones from falling off regardless of how vigorous the user workout is. As such, these are ideal for sportspeople and for those who carry out a lot of exercises on a routine basis. The waterproof nature of these headphones is a blessing when the user is suddenly caught in the rain while running, jogging, or playing sports outside. The user is provided with three different sizes of ear wings, which can be easily removed. All of these are included in the package delivered to the customer. The user is advised to try out all the provided ear wings and choose the one that fits him/her the most. This way, in all likelihood, the headphones would fit perfectly securely and would not fall off even during the most intense exercises or sports.
The headphones provide the user with well-balanced sound as the dynamic drivers used in the headphones along with the advanced chip reproduce the received audio in the form of HD stereo sound which is extremely crisp, clear and rich. The detailing in the sound is awesome, and the listener can hear all the details in the sound very clearly. The reproduced sound is what the song artist would have wanted the user to hear. The headphones are good for all types of music genres regardless of whether it is jazz, rock, pop, techno, or any other. The headphones would deliver powerful and rich sound for all types of music. The human voice also appears as crisp and clear.
The headphones provide the user with deep bass and high-quality treble. The headphones allow the sound to be full and rich at all volume levels. The user can pick out the different instruments being played clearly as the drivers are powered up aptly to register such clarity. The headphones would enable the user to feel connected to the sound and stay engaged with it for long hours. The speakers create a perfect soundstage for the user. The headphones literally force the user to nod his/her head or tap his/her feet along with the music as the beats, and the notes are all lined up properly and are well balanced in the reproduced sound. This creates an accurate and cohesive representation of the music and sound received on the headphones.
Durability & Waterproofness
The headphones are made out of high-quality materials which, despite being lightweight, are extremely sturdy and durable. Even the cable despite being very soft and non-sticky is very robust and flexible. Thus, the headphones tend to last for a very long time. As far as the waterproofness of these headphones is concerned their waterproof rating is IPX7 which means that they can perform perfectly well even if dipped in water at a depth of 1 meter for as long as30 minutes. This ability of these headphones is due to a Nano-coating, and it enables the user to take these out on a rainy day without any fear that they would be damaged. The headphones can also be easily used in areas where there is a chance of being splashed upon. The user can take these out in wet weather and continue with his/her routine workout, sports, or any other outside routine or errand. As such, these re not affected by the elements and serve as an ideal companion for the user with modern lifestyle both at home and outside. Even when it is not raining, the headphones are subject to user sweat while he/she exercises or jogs or runs. The headphones continue to perform perfectly well despite the user sweat ad are not damaged.
The headphones are equipped with CVC 6.0 technology, which is a suite of algorithms which enable noise cancelation. There are lots of times when the user would not want to hear outside sounds and would like to completely shut off the outside world to concentrate specifically on the music or audio, he/she is listening to. Outside sounds can also make the telephonic conversation difficult to manage and could prove to be quite disturbing. The outside sounds could cause the listener to hear wrongly and misinterpret the audio. CVC 6.0 for the built-in microphone in these headphones causes the noise to be suppressed, and it uses advanced audio enhancements to deliver the best possible call quality on these Bluetooth enabled headphones.
The Mpow Flame2 Bluetooth Headphones 13-Hrs Playtime, Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds have an extremely secure fit on the user’s ears and do not fall off as the user does his/her vigorous workout or engages in sports. The user can enjoy these versatile headphones both at home and outside, even during wet weather as they are waterproof. They are also not affected by sweat during workouts. The excellent and well-balanced sound is ideal for all types of music genres. On top of all these, the headphones boast the latest Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth technology for fast and secure pairing with smart devices. As they are priced extremely reasonably and are quite frankly a real bargain for what value they offer for the price!