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Sol Republic Tracks Air: Modular Headphones With a Wireless Twist

By Pete Pachal2013-10-29 15:30:29 UTCFor its signature Tracks headphones, Sol Republic takes the unusual step of making them modular: the earcups, cable and headband are all separate and can be swapped out with other components. It's ambitious, then, that Sol would extend the product into the wireless space. After all, Bluetooth headphones require much tech than simple speaker drivers, and don't lend themselves to being taken apart easily.Nonetheless, Sol Republic has created a pair of...

Sol Republic Tracks Air review: Wireless headphones with punch and longevity

When Sol Republic announced the Tracks Air towards the end of 2013, I was pretty excited to try them out. Alas, as a UK-dweller, the US-only release was beyond my reach. Now, however, with a UK release on the horizon, I met up with Seth Coombs, co-founder of Sol Republic for a chat about his headphone addiction, ‘smart’ headphones and the impending UK launch. He also gave me a pair of the company’s new Tracks Air wireless headphones to try out. Having tested the slightly boomy Calvin...