Advantages: As per Harman Kardon Soho Wireless Review, it is a compact, on-ear headphone with excellent built quality. For Bluetooth connectivity, these are the best sounding wireless headphones. These have touch-sensitive control and folds flat to fit in the carrying case which makes it travel-friendly.
Drawback: The sound quality is not good as or comfortable as the Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless headphones II.
Conclusion: Harman Kardon Soho Wireless is well built, compact solid on-ear headphones with the same performance as premium wireless headphones like Bose and Beats under a price value of $250.
Harman Kardon Soho Wireless Headphone Features
Harman Kardon Soho Wireless has a very similar design like its previous wired model, the Soho-I (iOS), and Soho-A (Android), which was released in 2014 at the price value of $200.
The design is improved with remarkable design improvements in the transition to the wireless model. The earcups have leather covers instead of cloth ones. The compact on-ear design and comfortable fit make it as great wireless on-ear headphones. The new carrying case is soft and the headphones fold flat to fit into the carrying case making it travel friendly.
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Elegant Premium Look
These have an expensive, luxurious feel to it with premium built quality and sturdy metal parts mixed in. These are comfortable to wear, although they hustle a little when you shake your head quickly. The small square earcups look elegant but may not be liked by everyone.
Harman Kardon Soho wireless review shows it offers good noise isolation even with its small size earcups. Although, others competing for on-ear headphones like Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless headphones II and Beats Solo3 wireless have better noise isolation quality. Bose Noise-canceling headphones 700 are more comfortable.
These have NFC tap-to-pair technology for compatible devices and the AptX support which improves the sound quality of Bluetooth streaming. You can use it in both wireless and wired modes. It has a built-in microphone and performs decently as a wireless headphone for making calls. You can use these as wireless headset for work from home purposes like video conferencing or online work meetings.
Smooth touch controls
The new interesting feature is the in-built touch sensors in the right earcups. You can adjust the volume level, skip the track backward or forward just by swiping your finger across the earcup. You can pause the music or end the call by tapping on the ear cup one time. In Harman Kardon Soho wireless review, touch control works smoothly and came out as the most powerful advantage of Kardon Soho wireless.
Great Sound Performance for a Bluetooth Headphone
Harman Kardon Soho Wireless headphones have great sound quality for Bluetooth headphones. It has a clean, well-balanced sound and sounds quite natural for Bluetooth headphones. Well-recorded music sounds great.
In the range of Bluetooth wireless headphones, Soho wireless provides an impressive experience, but not quite top-notch as Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless headphones II.
Harman Kardon Soho Wireless Specification:
- 30mm drivers
- Weighs 0.08 pounds
- Touch sensitive control
- Fold flat feature
- Noise reduction technology
- NFC tap-to-pair technology
- AptX support
- Built-in microphone
- 20hrs battery life
- Color: Black, White & Brown
- Price: under $100
Overall, Harman Kardon Soho Wireless Review shows it is improved a lot from the wired version. It is a great on-ear Bluetooth headphone, which may not be good for every ear.