British company RHA Technologies Independent Audio Company specializes in the design and production of in-ear headphones, audio products, headphone accessories and controller technologies. It has recently launched the TrueConnect 2 characterized by their high autonomy, which borders on the 44 hours, and other features that we see below.
The RHA True Connect 2 is a evolution of the previous True Connect model and, with respect to it, no radical changes are observed although added improvements in relation to battery life, connectivity (Bluetooth 5.0), IP55 protection against splashes, and the provision of two microphones in each earpiece, so it must be said that this new model provides higher sound quality and better level of volume.
The device is committed to ease of use by touch controls and due to the ergonomics, each earphone weighs 6 grams, which provides comfort in long sessions of use. Regarding the main development, the quality of sound reproduction, it should be noted its good results, which are supported by the provision of Bluetooth 5 transmission with high bit rate, which maximizes the signal strength between the headphones and the phone. , so that the user has uninterrupted and clear music and calls. They are presented as a good option to obtain a balanced sound, without giving up the depth of the best bass.
Son compatible with all operating systems and digital assistants on the market and, through them, it is possible to access any track, application or contact by pressing a button.
They provide a very discreet design and compact, whose objective is to achieve a excellent sound insulation and don’t let ambient noise interfere with listening to music. They incorporate custom silicones and Comply foam pads that guarantee insulation.
Highlight the excellent autonomy, a key feature in this type of product, the TrueConnect 2 headphones, arrive with an autonomy of up to 44 hours. The headphones have 9 hours of continuous use that is completed with another 35 extra hours if we use the recharge stored in its case. A fast charging system is added by which an additional hour is obtained for every 10 minutes connected to the electrical current.
Strength and capacity
RHA has equipped its latest headphones with IP55 certification so they are resistant to sweat and low intensity splashes and rain.
Although they do not have active noise cancellation, the microphones in each pavilion reduce background noise while making calls, to maintain the clarity of the voice.
To highlight the update of the touch controls. The original model consisted of pushbuttons, which meant having to press the headphones into the ear canal for the action to be responsive. Now the controls are highly responsive, plus they don’t kick in on the first switch when adjusted to your ear or played for some reason. The touch-sensitive area is in the main circle of the headset, where the RHA logo is findable by touch.
As for the range of frequencies that it is capable of offering, the specifications mark from 20 Hz to 20 KHz with a sensitivity of 98 dB and an impedance of 100 ohm.
RHA TrueConnect 2 headphones are now on sale for about 160 euros.
Sweat / Splash Resistance: IPX5
Driver: 6mm dinámico
Frequency range: 20-20,000 Hz
Sensitivity: 98 dB.
Impedance: 100 Ohms.
Range (unobstructed): 15m
Noise cancellation: Isolation of physical noise.
Connection: Bluetooth version: 5.0.
Supported codecs: SBC.
Battery life Headphones. A single charge: 9 hours and 35 minutes of playback. Charging time: 15 min. provides 3 hours of playtime on fast charge, 68 min. for 100%.
Charging case. Headphone recharge: 4 (34 hours and 24 minutes of playback). Charging time: 3 hours.
Total autonomy 44 hours
Input cable: USB-C.
Headphones. Weight: about 6 gr (each).