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JayBird Blackout X3 Wireless In-Ear Headphones - 985-000580

Abt Model: 985-000580 | UPC Code: 097855125651
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JayBird Blackout X3 Wireless In-Ear Headphones - 985-000580

Secure-fit, sweat-proof premium sport buds delivering superior audio performance (music + calls) in a sleek helmet compatible metal accented design. With 8 hours of play time you get a full week of workouts on a single charge. A 15 min quick charge gets you a full hour of play time. Customize your sound with the Jaybird MySound App and save your unique sound profile to your X3 buds.

Key Features:

  • The Perfection Of Wireless Sound
    The third generation of the iconic X-Series is now even smaller with much bigger sound, better battery and our most secure-fit ever. We're bringing full helmet compatibility and the MySound App experience to the X-Series for the first time. Weapons hot!
  • MySound App
    No more complaints of too much or not enough bass. Now you can customize the way your X3’s sound and save those custom sound profiles to your buds, no matter what music device they’re paired with or what music service you use. It’s your playlist – you’re now in control.
  • Sweat-Proof
    With double hydrophobic nano coating and redesigned super-tight seams we’ve got you covered in the rain, mud, sun, sweat and tears – these buds will take a beating, and go wherever you go – and then some!
  • Universal Secure-Fit
    We reduced the size and improved the fit. We redesigned the fins and went super-ergo for a solid secure comfort fit – these buds are sticking with you no matter how crazy active you get.
  • 8 Hour Play Time
    Our Legendary X-Series Battery Life Continues, And Gets Better. Now You Get A Solid 8 Hours Plus For A Full Week Of Workouts On A Single Charge. Only 20 Min Of Quick Charge Gets You A Full Hour Of Playtime. Batter-Up.
  • Enhanced Signal Strength
    We redesigned the Bluetooth antenna architecture from the ground up to ensure skip-free music outdoors – so you never miss a beat.
  • Compatible With... Pretty Much Everything
    X3 is compatible with any Bluetooth device including iPhone, Apple Watch, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad mini, Android, Windows, Blackberry, Android Wear Smartwatches, PC, Mac and gaming devices.
    MySound App Compatibility: iOS 9+ (except iPad 2), Android 4.4+
  • Controls
    Intuitive controls with raised buttons for fumble-free use.


  • Size & Fit:
    • Micro-Sized Universal Fit
      We’ve reduced the speaker housing diameter by 20% to accommodate smaller ear canals, resulting in an enhanced comfort-fit for all.
    • Customized Over/Under Ear Fit Options
      Our game-changing over/under ear-fit system has now been improved with redesigned enhanced ergonomic comfort ear fins and Premium Comply Isolation Memory Foam ear tips.
    • Helmet Compatibility
      We reduced the size of X3 by 34% and introduced a stunning streamlined sleek metal-accented design that brings full helmet compatibility to the X-Series for the first time.
    • Secure Stay-Put Design
      Once you’ve dialed-in the right custom fit option for you – silicone ear tips, Comply foam ear tips, silicone ear fins, over or under ear fit system – you’ll experience what we affectionately call secure-fit nirvana. They’re staying put in ultra comfort bliss.
  • Advanced Features:
    • Own Your Sound
      Say goodbye to prescribed sound settings built into your headphones! With the Jaybird MySound App you can now customize your EQ settings to your unique preferences. Your customized presets are saved on your X3 buds for a truly unique listening experience.
    • Share Me
      A splitter is so 90’s. This is a wireless world! Share the music you’re listening to or the content you’re watching with another pair of X3’s. 2 Buds connected to 1 device – buddies
    • Multipoint
      Simultaneously pair and connect your buds with two different Bluetooth devices. Listen to music from your laptop and answer a call from your cell phone – hands-free no worries. Your wireless, multi-tasking crazy world just got a whole lot better.
    • Smartwatches
      Leave your phone at home and get your music from your wrist. Simply sync your playlist to your smartwatch and pair with your buds. No more lugging around that brick in your pocket when you go for a run.



  • Type: In-Ear Style
  • Noise-isolation: Passive
  • Impedance: 16 Ohm
  • Speaker sensitivity: 96 +-3dB At 1KHz
  • Output: 5mW nominal, 10mW max
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: <3% (1KHz, 1mW)
  • Audio Format: 16-bit Stereo
  • Codec: AAC, SBC, Modified SBC
  • Response Bandwidth: 20Hz - 20kHz
  • Driver Size: 6 mm


  • Bluetooth Version: 4.1, Multi-point
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz
  • Profiles: Handsfree , Headset , A2DP , AVCRP , SPP


  • Number of Paired Devices: 8
  • Pairing passkey: 0000

Integrated Microphone

  • Type: MEMS, Omni directional, ultra low power
  • Sensitivity: -38dB +-3dB (Test conditions: 1KHz, 0dB = 1V/Pa)


  • Play Time: 8 Hrs*
  • Standby Time: 200 Hrs*
    *May vary dependent on usage, device & aging
  • Charging Time: 2.5 Hrs
  • Quick Charge: 20 min = 1 hour Play Time
  • Charging: USB with included charging clip
  • AC power: DC 5V 500mA
  • Type: Lithium Ion
  • Battery Voltage: 3.7V

Compatible Products

  • Any A2DP Bluetooth stereo device


  • Operating: 32º F - 113º F (0º C - 45º C )
  • Storage: 14º F - 122º F (-10º C - 50º C)

In the Box:

  • X3 Wireless Buds
  • Comply™ Isolation Foam Ear Tips: S/M/L
  • Silicone Ear Tips: S/M/L
  • Secure-Fit Ear Fins: S/M/L
  • Cord Management Clips
  • Cord Shirt Clip
  • USB 2.0 Charging Cable + Charge Clip
  • Carry Pouch

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 1.09"
  • Width: 1.1"
  • Depth: 0.52"
  • Cord Length: 19.29"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 1 lb

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Limited
Key Features
Secure-Fit, Sweat-Proof Premium Sport Buds/ Delivering Superior Audio Performance/ 8 Hour Play Time/ Helmet Compatibility/ Pair And Connect Your Buds With Two Different Bluetooth Devices/ 16 Ohm Impedance/ 6 mm Driver Size/ 2.4 GHz Frequency Band/ Lithium Ion Battery/ Blackout Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Jaybird 985-000580 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Jaybird 985-000580 is Brand New.
  • The Jaybird 985-000580 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
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