Bose Freestyle (review): An excellent in-ear headphone for people who don't like in-ear headphones
11 September 2014
Summary: While it may not be the best-sounding headphone for the money, the Bose Freestyle's superior design and comfort level make it a go-to choice for anyone seeking a sporty and stylish in-ear model.
Pros: The Bose Freestyle headphones are secure and comfortable as well as sweat-resistant, and their "open" design is appealing. They also offer pleasantly full bass and include an integrated remote and microphone and a nice carrying case.
Cons: They let sound in, so they're not good for noisier environments; not all the remote's features will work with Android and Windows phones.
Summary: In the years since Bose has entered the world of audio, consumers and audio enthusiasts have come to expect a few things from the company, for better or worse. They tend to run a bit high price-wise compared to their competitors, they prefer a small footprint over most anything else, and as for...
The sound quality from these earbuds is exceptional, but the colour scheme is a little odd
Good Gear Guide.au
8 June 2014
Summary: If you can get around the cringeworthy colour schemes, the Bose Freestyle in-ear headphones will prove a valuable long-term investment. We emphasise ‘long-term’ because they aren’t cheap for a set of earbuds which can very easily be damaged.
Pros: Unbiased sound, Excellent clarity and detailed reproduction
Summary: The Freestyle earbuds are an eye-catching set with great audio quality and an attractive price point
Pros: Secure, fitness-friendly fit, Durable, moisture-resistant design, Integrated mic and playback controls for iOS, The Bose Freestyle earbuds offer a secure and comfortable fit at a mid-range price, and they don't skimp on audio, providing a solid soundspace no matter what you're listening to. iOS u...
Cons: No sound isolation, Bright color options may not appeal to everyone, Not Android compatible, It's too bad the call or media features don't work reliably with all Android phones, and worse, Bose has no plans to offer a model that does at this time. Also, the Freestyles aren't the best option for t...