Fitbit just released its first-ever wireless headphones — here’s what they’re like

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With Fitbit’s newest product, the fitness company is moving beyond the wrist to a new body part: the ears.

On Monday, Fitbit launched its first-ever pair of wireless headphones, the Fitbit Flyer.

While Fitbit has branched out from wearable fitness trackers before with its Aria smart scale (the Aria 2 launched Monday as well), headphones are a totally new wearable for the company. But Fitbit CEO James Park called wireless headphones “a natural extension” of Fitbit’s fitness-focused product lineup.

The headphones come in two colors, cost $129.95, and are designed to go hand-in-hand with Fitbit’s new smartwatch, which also launched Monday.

While we haven’t had a chance to fully test the Flyer yet (we have it in our offices and will publish our review in a few weeks), here’s everything we can tell you so far.


Fitbit Flyer is intended to be a companion to Fitbit’s new smartwatch, the Ionic.

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Since the watch can store music — more than 300 songs — you’ll be able to leave your phone at home while exercising.

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Fitbit Flyer comes in two colors: Lunar gray …

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… and nightfall blue.

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The headphones come with three sets of interchangeable tips, two different sets of wings, and two sets of fins so you can mix and match for a sealed fit.

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Fitbit’s Flyer also has two different sound settings: Signature and Power Boost. You can switch between the two sounds using the control panel on the headphones.

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The headphones are rain, splash, and sweat-proof, so you can wear them for a full work-out without worrying that they’ll get ruined.

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You’ll also be able to make calls and use digital assistants like Siri or Google Assistant while wearing them.

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Flyer can last for six hours on a single charge, and quick-charging them for 15 minutes will give you an extra hour.

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The headphones were designed to fit flush inside your ear so that users can wear them under helmets, hats, or headbands.

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Fitbit Flyer will cost $129.95 and will be available for preorder starting Monday. They’ll also be available in stores and online by October.

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