Audio-Technica's ATH-TWX9 earbuds clean themselves using UV light

Cleaning your earbuds is no fun so Audio-Technica's ATH-TWX9 do it for you, although you'll still need to wipe the gunk off yourself. The latest earbuds to come out of Japanese outfit Audio-Technica, the ATH-TWX9 use UV light to clean themselves whenever they're placed in their charging case. They use special mirrors to bounce that light around to ensure everything's nice and free of microogranisms and whatnot, although they won't deal with anything larger. That means you'll still need to clean your own ear fuzz off them, unfortunately. But at least you know they won't have miniature creepy crawlies on them. The cleaning process only lasts for the first 70 […]
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  • Nov 12, 2022