JBL E55BT

JBL E55BT

Wireless over-ear headphones

Sold from 2013 until now

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Product Specifications

Driver size (mm)
50.0
Driver sensitivity at 1kHz/1mW (dB)
96dB
Dynamic frequency response range (Hz)
20 Hz - 20 kHz
Impedance (ohms)
32.0
Number of drivers per ear
1.0
Headphone cable length (cm)
133.4
Headphone cable length (ft)
4.4
Weight (g)
231.6
Weight (oz)
8,17
Bluetooth version
4.0
Bluetooth profiles
HFP v1.6, HSP v1.2, A2DP v1.2, AVRCP v1.4
Bluetooth frequency
2.402GHz-2.48GHz
Bluetooth transmitted modulation
GFSK,π/4DQPSK, 8DPSK
Bluetooth transmitter power
0-4 dbm
Charging time (hours from empty)
2.0
Maximum music play time with ANC off (hours)
20.0
Maximum talk time (hours)
20.0
Maximum play time (hours)
20.0
Built-in Microphone
Yes
Detachable Cable
Yes
Fabric headband
Yes
Flat-fold design
Yes
Hands Free Call
Yes
JBL Signature Sound
Yes
Multi-Point Connection
Yes
Wireless
Yes
Speed charge
No
Over-ear
Yes
Rechargable battery
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Controls on Ear Cups?
Yes

Sound that moves you, when you’re on the move.

JBL E55BT wireless over-ear headphones bring the signature sound of JBL right to your ears. The E55BT is one of our most versatile packages ever, featuring up to 20 hours of battery life and an innovative, stylish fabric headband that emphasises your fashion quotient. The ergonomic around-ear design means that your entertainment continues and your fun factor gets amped up no matter what you’re doing – working, commuting, or just making your way around town. Multi-device connectivity allows you to seamlessly switch between two devices, so you never miss a call. With a sleek appearance, various color options and the added convenience of a detachable cable with remote and microphone, you’ll never want to be seen without your E55BT headphones.

JBL Signature Sound delivered by powerful 50mm drivers in a sleek, stylish design.
Enjoy an entire day or more of wireless audio without having to plug your headphones back in to charge.
A rapid two-hour charging gets you up to 20 hours of audio playback.
Effortlessly switch from music on your portable device to a call from your phone, so that you never miss a call.
Comfort-fit and stylish fabric headband complements the sleek look of the headphones.
In wired mode, the bundled cable, which is compatible with most smartphones, allows for easy music control and hands-free calls.
In wireless mode, ear cup controls offer convenient management of music and calls.
An innovative, tangle-free cord design with angled plug means untangling is a thing of the past.
Form-fitting, comfortable ear cushions so your headphones stay put while you enjoy your music - even when you’re on the go.

FAQs & How-Tos

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  • This headphone does not support aptX, aptX HD, aptX Low Latency audio codecs.
  • Yes. Our E series headphones are made with synthetic protein leather.
  • Yes. The E45/E55BT headphones have the ability to pair and connect to two devices at the same time.
  • Yes, but only via cabled connection. When you insert the USB charging cable, Bluetooth is switched off, so wireless listening is not possible.
  • Unfortunately, there is no volume control on the inline microphone. You have the options to answer phone calls, skip tracks and pause and play.
  • To skip the tracks forward, you press and hold the volume up button for 3 seconds. To skip tracks backward, press and hold the volume down button for 3 seconds.
  • If you are experiencing issues getting the app to communicate with your headphones, (assuming you have already paired the headphones with the device) go into the communication apps audio settings. You will likely find the resolution there. You may have to set your headphones as the ‘communication device’ within the app you are using.

  • With the headphones switched ON, press and hold the Volume + and Volume - buttons for more than 5 seconds. The LED blinks two colors, and now you have reset to factory settings.
  • Locate the power button on the back of the right ear cup. Gently slide the spring loaded power button up and release. Once turned on, it will display a solid white light. If this is your first time powering on the device it should automatically go into pairing mode, and will display a fast blinking blue light. Make sure the device you are attempting to connect to is in search mode. The headphones should pop up on your list of discoverable devices within 3-5 seconds, and connect. If you are attempting to pair to a different device, make sure headphones are turned on, and press and hold the Bluetooth button located at the bottom of the right ear cup. The headphone should display on your new device within 3-5 seconds on your list of discoverable devices.
  • While charging, the charging indicator diode is lighting constantly. When charging is complete, the light goes out.
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