Use Buhel SoundGlasses to play golf and have a hands-free phone call
Equipment

Use Buhel SoundGlasses to play golf and have a hands-free phone call

buhel-soundglasses-7

Sometimes, you just have to take a call on the golf course. For as much as we all don't want to have to pick up the phone during a round, we all have to on occasion.

The problem is that, if you don't want to skip a hole or two, taking a phone call can stall the round for everyone in your group. It's impossible to hold a phone to your ear and simultaneously swing a club like a competent player. And if you have a Bluetooth device in your ear, it shuffles around and can fall out while trying to keep up the pace.


ADVERTISEMENT


Behold, here's an awesome solution: Buhel SG505 SoundGlasses.

The SoundGlasses ($270) connects to a mobile device via Bluetooth, then relays sound to the wearer via bone conduction. That means there's nothing in your ear as you hear a phone conversation or music streaming to the SoundGlasses. A noise-canceling mic inside the bridge of the sunglasses lets you talk hands-free, too. There's also a hard button to initiate and end calls, as well activate Siri. On a three-hour charge, the glasses can afford three hours' talk time and can remain in standby for 300 hours. The glasses themselves will come with interchangeable lenses.

Here's the catch: The product maker, Atellani, is raising money on Kickstarter to begin production. The good news is they already make similar goggles for skiing. So, for $160 now, you'll get a product that will retail for $270 when on the market.

Via Gizmag

THAT WAS FUN, RIGHT?!

Get more from GNN in your inbox, including great deals and contests!

If your email address disappears, it worked! We'll never sell your info.

LATEST VIDEOS

GNN Radio

FOLLOW ON TUNEIN:

GNN PLUS LOGIN

INDUSTRY NEWS FROM THE GOLF BIZ

RSS Feed Widget