First of all, bone conduction HAS its weakness, I’ll give you that. Since the sound is transmitted through the skull into inner ear rather than through the air, it as a matter of fact does feel a bit weird when you first try it. The way you perceive your own voice comparing to what others hear is a perfect example.
The first time I heard my own voice coming out of a recorder really took me by surprise that I actually had such unpleasant voice. But we have to admit it that bone conduction does have some advantages over traditional earbuds.
With bone conduction headphones your perceptions for outer world will not be blocked because bone conduction allows you to hear with your ears open to the surroundings. Moreover, bone conduction is also another opportunity for some of the hearing-impaired people. For these people they used to need to be surgically implanted a device to convert the through-the-air sound transmission to vibration. Now this process could be replaced by these commercial bone conduction devices on the market, without any risks that a surgery would possibly bring.
There is no doubt that Aftershokz’s headphones have made quite a carrier for bone conduction technology, but apart from these ordinary everyday headphones, wouldn’t you crave something more stylish to express yourself?
Bone conduction sunglasses is probably one of the best products combining bone conduction technology with another practical gadget. Without further ado, below we’ve listed probably all of the bone conduction sunglasses and for each of them we’ve given a short review. There are good ones and bad ones, and maybe one day the glasses we are not optimistic about today will be the ones that sell best due to various reasons. Just don’t judge too soon.