The portability and overall high definition output of in-ear monitors and headphones make the same an ideal choice for professional musicians, audio engineers and audiophiles. These headphones offer the user with high quality sound output.
The headphones are tipped with soft cushions made from skin friendly silicon rubber that provides the necessary noise isolation all the while being non-reactive to the skin.
In-ear headphones are preferred over on-ear headphones as the former provides more sound clarity and noise isolation properties. Even if the earphones are not equipped noise cancellation technology, their mode of functioning provides the same noise isolation properties to the user.
The premium quality in-ear headphones often called as in-ear monitors are the go to equipment for the musicians and audio engineers alike. They are adept for reproduction of high definition sound and are capable for handling sounds in the mid to high frequency ranges.
The exterior shell of the headphones is made from different materials that range from plastic, aluminium alloy to even ceramic housings. This is due to the different acoustic properties of the different materials.
ALZN is an American audio equipment manufacturing company that deals makes quality headphones both in the on-ear, in-ear and over the ear forms. Their latest product the Premium Wood Ear Buds with Stereo Bass and Noise Isolation and Microphone is being reviewed here and evaluated based on the features and specifications offered by the same.
Features of The ALZN Premium Wood Ear Buds
The earphones come with their own distinct features. Be it their built quality or the sound output, these are certainly a pair of quality earphones. Some of their features have been discussed below.
The outer casing of the ear buds are made up of handcrafted natural wood. Due to the remarkable acoustic properties of wood the overall sonic vibration within the cavity of the ear buds is enhanced, reproduction of sound is facilitated and the final result is in high definition and exceptional clarity.
Great aesthetic value
The handcrafted wooden buds made from real sandalwood offers great looks and functionality. These are selected high quality materials offering a premium look to the user. The product is available in two color options i.e. Black and Golden.
The high quality ear bud tips made from skin friendly silicon rubber acts as an air-tight seal between the same and the ear canal skin surface. This ensures a high quality listening experience as the same is filtering out most of the background and ambient noise.
Durable and tangle free cables
The cords used in the product are made from durable materials and arranged in a braided design that ensures it doesn’t get tangled all the while ensuring a long shelf life. These elements make the product easily portable and great to use on the move.
The earphone comes with an in-built microphone clubbed with multifunction controls to answer call, end call, play next or previous tracks and pause or play instantly.
Remote control with Inbuilt Microphone
The remote control of the microphone setup allows the user to conveniently answer and make calls without hunting for their phones. The remote control allows the user to control their music and also the volume of the same.
- Transducer Type: Dynamic
- Diameter of Driver: 8 mm
- Impedance level: 16 ohm
- Output level: 98 dB
- Frequency Range: 16 Hz – 20 kHz
- Cord Length: 120 cm
- Total weight: 13 gm
- Natural wood outer shell for enhanced acoustics
- Ergonomic design
- In-built microphone
- Remote control
- High definition acoustic results
- Gold plated 3.5 mm jack for all over compatibly with music playback devices
- Includes eco-friendly pouch for quick and easy access
- The length of the cable should have been a little longer
- The overall quality of the cable is good, but the same is very fragile
- Should have been provided with an outer protective layer on the wires for longevity
How well does this product serve your needs?
ALZN Premium Wood Ear Buds with Stereo Bass and Noise Isolation and Microphone is not a premium product. But this does not mean that the product lacks quality and durability.
The bud casings are hand-crafted from original sandalwood, this adds to the uniqueness of the product as wood proves to be the best when it comes to the acoustic properties among the range of materials manufacturers use to make their audio equipments.
The pricing and the wood casing of the ear pieces makes the product really appealing to the one who is looking for a product that is functional, durable, reliable and doesn’t cost the stars!
How is the product different from its competitors?
The market offers a wide range of options featured in the same budget range. Moreover, with so many products out there, choosing a headphone is certainly a tough ask. If this product is compared to the Panasonic RP-HJE120-PPK In-Ear Headphone, the first and foremost difference one would see is the absence of the microphone and the remote setup.
The Panasonic in-ear headphone casings are made from plastic, which is indeed not a good material that promotes good acoustic properties. The ALZN Premium Wood Ear Buds with Stereo Bass and Noise Isolation and Microphone is made from handcrafted sandalwood therefore the latter holds advantage over the former in terms of overall sound reproduction quality and output.
The advanced features on offer and the all wood, hand crafted earpiece casings make the ALZN Premium Wood Ear Buds and Microphone an ideal product if you don’t want to spend a lot of cash in an earphone at this particular point of time but want to opt for a product that performs well.
The only drawback one can point out is that the price, but one can also see that the price that is being asked for this product is justified due to the added features of the microphone with remote setup as well as the handcrafted sandalwood ear piece casings.