Super-lightweight, sweatproof, wireless fitness headphones with accentuated bass
curve are specially designed to help sports and exercise enthusiasts kick it up
Kleinburg, Ontario, May 21, 2013—May is National Physical Fitness and Sports
Month, and to help you step up your physical activity in the coming weeks, add a
boost to your routine with Denon’s Exercise Freak wireless headphones. Denon Electronics,
a premier manufacturer of high-quality home and personal audio products, designed
Exercise Freak headphones with sports and fitness enthusiasts in mind. Exercise
Freak in-ear headphones (MSRP: $169) are super-lightweight, wireless headphones
that let exercisers listen to their favorite music and answer phone calls without
bothersome headphone cables getting in the way of workout activities.
Denon Exercise Freak wireless headphones were designed and tested by frequent exercisers
to provide optimum comfort and secure fit for a variety of activities. Featuring
Bluetooth connectivity, the wireless Exercise Freak headphones provide freedom of
movement. The sweatproof in-ear earpieces feature built-in cushions for ventilation
and comfort, and antimicrobial silicon eartips (available in XS, S, M, L) to reduce
bacteria buildup. The rechargeable battery lasts up to seven hours—long enough for
a marathon. And let’s not forget the best-in-class sound quality that is the hallmark
of all Denon products. Exercise Freak models are tuned to provide a slightly accentuated
bass curve for motivating challenging workouts, sports activities and fitness regimens.
The headphone’s special in-ear design features integrated controls and a built-in
microphone on the earpiece, so you can play/pause your music, adjust volume, and
answer/hang up telephone calls wirelessly via Bluetooth. They are available in blue,
black and yellow. Also included with the headphones: a mesh carrying case with a
karabiner (durable metal loop for secure connection) and a micro USB cable (for
Users can further enhance their workouts by downloading the Denon Sport application,
which provides real-time tracking of workout activities and nutrition, and seamless
integration with heart-rate monitoring devices. In addition to a GPS tracking feature
for outdoor activities, the App includes a workout journal to track fitness goals.
With access to the online community via Facebook and Twitter, users can easily share
workout progress with friends. The Denon Sport app even lets’ users map location,
speed and how long it should take to complete a run at the target pace!
The Exercise Freak is part of Denon’s new widely varied headphone family including
Exercise Freak, Urban Raver, Globe Cruiser, Music Maniac, and Classic headphones.
They have broken new ground in featuring lifestyle-specific smartphone applications,
all of which are engineered from the ground up to Sound Like You™, Move Like You,
Fit Like You. Denon develops and engineers each of its advanced headphone products
by carefully crafting personal listening and style solutions for consumers. The
result is a new type of headphone line that not only delivers a perfect fit but
also includes differentiated feature sets, specialized design elements and the groundbreaking
integrated application suites to suit each individual lifestyle and listening preference.
The Denon Exercise Freak Headphones have suggested retail price of $169.00 and are
available at select Denon dealers at http://ca.denon.com/
About Denon Electronics
Denon is a world leader in the manufacture of the highest-quality home theater,
audio and software products. Denon is recognized internationally for innovative
and groundbreaking products and has a long history of technical innovations, including
the development and groundbreaking commercialization of pulse-code modulation (PCM)
digital audio. Denon Electronics is owned by D&M Holdings, Inc.
About D+M Group
D+M Group is a global company dedicated to enhancing life through inspired sound
solutions delivered anytime, anywhere. With a strong belief that “Performance is
everything,” D+M is focused on innovation to meet the needs of customers in an increasingly
digital world. Serving the consumer, professional and automotive markets, D+M Group
brands include Allen & Heath, Boston Acoustics®, Calrec Audio, Denon®, Denon
DJ, Denon Professional, Marantz®, Marantz Professional, and Premium Sound Solutions.
Headquartered in Mahwah, New Jersey, D+M Group has approximately 2,000 employees
worldwide, with products and services marketed in more than 45 countries. D+M Group
is a Bain Capital portfolio company.
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