updated 09:45 am EST, Fri December 2, 2005
EarThumps earbuds for iPod
Griffin Technology today announced , earbuds engineered specifically for Apple's iPod. Earthumps are designed to isolate the listening experience from outside sound by fitting comfortably inside the ears, and come in "Status Symbol White" or "Undercover Black" to match the Apple's fifth-generation iPods and iPod nanos. EarThumps weigh 12 grams, and ship with three different sizes of silicone inserts for comfort. Neodymium dynamic micro-drivers boast greater sound output and enhanced bass, while the iPod-specific design touts "excellent" noise isolation. The earbuds include a nylon zippered carrying case, and are available for $20.