What do you get when you bring style, attitude, and music together? You get Skullcandy headphones! They comprise of a range of stylish and “on the go” headphones that have become popular with people of all ages. The remarkable thing about Skullcandy headphones is that they represent the youth even though they are targeted at the general consumer market.
Skullcandy, founded in 2003, is a popular name in the field of action sports and headphones. The first product by the company, Skullcandy Portable Link was showcased in the 2003 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada. The highlight of the portable link system was the combination of hands-free cellular technology with superior quality headphones. The idea was to help users make and receive calls from their cell phones while listening to music.
The man behind Skullcandy is Rick Alden, who was named among the “Top 100 Venture Entrepreneurs of 2008” by Spring Capital. By December 2008, Fortune magazine said that Skullcandy sold “the world’s coolest ear buds.”
The Skullcandy Headphones
Skullcandy offers a wide range of high-end headphones that have been endorsed by popular artists, including Rita Ora (UK Singer), Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, and Metallica. Skullcandy created their Roc Nation Aviator headphone series in partnership with Jay-Z and brought out the Hesh and Low rider limited edition models in conjunction with Metallica’s 9th album – Death Magnetic.
Since Skullcandy headphones have been designed for outdoors, the models pack quite a punch. These headphones showcase confidence and attitude through a wide range of modern designs, abstract graphics, and a hue of wild colors.
One of the most recent additions to the Skullcandy headphone range is the Navigator series. Designed to awe, the black shimmering navigator headphone is lightweight and comfortable for the ears. It is compared most often to its larger cousin, the Aviator headphones because of the similarity in features. The highlight of the Navigator headphones is the collapsible ear cups with flat ear pads and believe it or not – a metal construction that resembles the ones that you find on sunglasses. The headband is wrapped in faux leather while the cable is flat, detachable, and tangle-resistant. The cable also contains the all-important remote containing an iOS device compatible remote as well as microphone.
One of the major aspects of the Navigator headphone is better audio quality or supreme sound quality, the all-important highlight of all Skullcandy headphones. One of the most popular models from Skullcandy is the Aviator headphones. The Aviator is available in black, brown, red, and white and has been designed to be fashionably stylish. Apart from its sophisticated look and feel, the Aviator is a great performer as well. The on-ear headphones offer exceptional clarity of sound. The over-ear headphones allow size adjustments while the nylon-braided cable ensures durability.
There are several other state-of-the-art Skullcandy headphone series that offer the magic of pure unadulterated sound and high level of comfort for the ears. The models include over-ear headphones, such as the Mix Master , Uprock, Hesh 2, Cassette, Skullcrusher, PLYR 2, Icon 3, Lowrider, and in-ear headphones like the Titans, Heavy Medal, Fix, 50/50, Smokin Buds, ink’d 2, and Chops Bud.