Half of the shell toward the back is coated in soft rubber material which enhances the grip when you handle them. You do the math and determine which fitment suits your taste better, and I will move on with my review of ADV Beta! The ADV Beta doesn’t necessarily disappoint, but does it live up to “audiophile” sound? In the 3 or so years I’ve had these earbuds I’ve had to replace the wire about a half dozen times. I can say with reasonable certainty that The Spirited Uncle M read the backstory surprised me recently by skipping over his usual snarky audio comments with an email that was straight to the point:

Have one to sell? The wire itself is braided, can take quite a bit of punishment, and is water resistant to a degree. The ADV Beta comes with just about everything you could ever need. Please try your search again later. I feel terrible writing this, because I am a big fan of Westone products. The cable is very long, which for other folks may not be an issue, but I found that it took some finagling in order to avoid snags while running The durability is not as described.

ADV Alpha and Beta earphones are the culmination of two advrnture of experience with audio and in-ear monitors and are ideal for active users who desire audiophile fidelity. Performance As for the performance, I was pleasantly surprised.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Smart speakers, headphones, earbuds, thermostats, displays, and more Shop now. If a droplet completely covers the mesh it will completely block sound coming out of the affected earbud. Unboxing Into camping, hiking, biking, or climbing? Anyway, point being, you get a nice assortment of accessories that ensure good fit and performance.

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I also had a set of the ADV Betas that serve as decent street ‘phones and work for me because they come with the built in mic and control buttons. You are commenting using your Twitter account.


Derrick Lilly 16 Jan, I thought maybe quality was the primary objective of the manufacturer, but then the cord failed after a little less than a year of light use.

Track Of The Day: Yep, one of those too. This item is not eligible for international shipping.

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Consider the fact that I was also going through earbuds like my favorite snack before I discovered these. Considering there are hardly any available on-line reviews, I decided it would be a perfect opportunity to shed some light on this less known Westone product.

Water-resistant rugged travel case: The fitment of Beta is wire down and wire over the ear, but instead of using a memory wire, they used a soft rubber tubing piece for a more comfortable fitment. They come with a neat waterproof case and both foam and rubber sleeves – the kids wear foam, I use Shure triple flange sleeves and everyone is happy.

Pros – solid zinc unibody, detachable cable, great accessories, warranty. Obviously, the build and sound quality is far superior to OEM and cheap consumer earbuds, but a proper EQ is needed to really shine with your device. My only other gripe with the cable is that it is prone to those annoying sounds that happen when it bumps and rubs against your face and clothes.

You are commenting using your Facebook account. ADV Beta has a very pronounced L-shaped sound signature with a strong emphasis on bass, recessed mids, and rolled off treble. This alone is worth the price of admission.

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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Wsstone. ADV Beta is definitely not your traditional Westone IEMs tuned for high sound quality, but rather a pair of headphones true to their Adventure Series name designed for performance.

Westone is likely to catch your attention if you are with the picturesque images of adventuring that adorn its “Adventure Series” earphones box. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.


The wire is probably actually broken somewhere along the line. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Half of the shell toward the back is coated in soft rubber material which enhances the grip when you handle them. Microphone, sports-and-exercise, Android, Lightweight, Noise-Isolating.

SoundApprenticeJan 30, The ADV Beta doesn’t necessarily disappoint, but does it live up to “audiophile” sound?

You get their 5 color coded pairs of silicone STAR eartips with each btea corresponding to a different fitment size, and also 5 color coded pairs of foam TRU-Fit eartips in 5 regiew sizes.

Cross-over earphones designed for use in any environment – outdoor, active, even adverse weather conditions Swivel cable for standard straight down or up and over cable routing and patented Star tips ensure superior fit and comfort Audiophile fidelity with the proprietary extended range 6.

At first the mic started to sound distorted during voice calls, then the sound completely cut out of one of the buds. But if you have one in your collection, give it a try. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Review: Hands on with the Westone ADV Beta earphones

This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Here is what I found. I really wish they had better focus on the mids. Westone’s Adventure Series is the culmination of two decades experience with audio and in-ear monitors. Want more from The Sound Geta Which, I think, is pretty good considering I wear them all day.