Chip Shot: Intel and SMS Audio Collaborate to Supercharge Fitness Wearables for Athletes of All Levels

 

SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Headphones

Intel Vice President Mike Bell, SMS Audio CEO Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, SMS Audio President Brian Nohe and the New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony with a pair of the new SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Headphones powered by Intel. Introduced August 14 in New York, the headphones have biometric sensors in the ear piece which monitor heart rate, empowering users to collect fitness data and achieve peak physical performance.

Intel and SMS Audio have announced a collaboration to develop the first personal audio system that brings together lifestyle and technology to provide smart exercise capabilities to athletes of all levels. The battery-free, sweat proof SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Headphones will motivate and encourage consumers to reach optimal levels of fitness. The in-ear headphones will integrate biometric sensors with a heart rate monitor and sync with RunKeeper to empower athletes to collect fitness data and achieve peak physical performance. The collaboration marries the latest in fitness-monitoring biometric technology with high-quality audio and style.View the press release and learn more in the BioSport Headphones press kit.