Audio device manufacturer final is collaborating with the Dragon Ball Z anime series to release a new line of custom wireless earphones, inspired by the designs of Goku, Vegeta, and Frieza.
The wireless earphones come in three different versions and are accompanied by artwork of each respective character. The pricing and coloring of each earphone in the final x Dragon Ball Z series is as follows:
- • Goku: GBP£170 (US$216.04) — orange/blue
- • Vegeta: GBP£170 (US$216.04) — white/blue/gold
- • Friesa: GBP£70 (US$88.96) — purple/white
Each earphone also features built-in audio guides voiced by the original Japanese voice actors of the Dragon Ball franchise. Goku’s earphones are voiced by Masako Nozawa, while Vegeta and Frieza’s audio guides are voiced by Ryou Horikawa and Ryuusei Nakao, respectively.
The earphones are available for purchase online from Amazon and selected retailers across the U.S., United Kingdom, and Europe.
Final will be showcasing the Dragon Ball Z earphones at the upcoming Japan Expo in Paris, which will run from July 13, 2023 to July 16, 2023.
The Goku and Vegeta wireless earphones are equipped with the Qualcomm 3040 chipset and Bluetooth 5.2 that provides stable connectivity and high audio quality. Both earphones can provide up to 22 hours of playtime overall, with 5.5 hours of playback after being fully charged.
For Goku’s earphones, the design of the body is based on Goku’s uniform and belt. Vegeta’s earphones, meanwhile, is inspired by his combat uniform. The charging case for both devices is based on a Saiyan spacecraft pod, and the packaging displays original artwork from the anime.
The Frieza earphones were developed by final and its sister company ag. It also features the Qualcomm 3040 chipset and Bluetooth 5.2 technology, as well as aptX and AAC compatible audio. The charging case provides 20 hours of total playback time, with 5 hours of playback after a full charge.
The design of the charging case is based on Frieza’s fourth form. The earphone body is also finished in a two-tone colour of white and purple to match Frieza’s character design.
Final previously collaborated with other franchises such as Evangelion and Ultraman.
Source: press release