October 2018 will be the official kick-off for Apple’s headset brand Beats to start its marketing and merchandising partnership with the players during upcoming events such as: NBA All-Star games, NBA Draft, International NBA games held in China and Europe, WNBA All-Star, WNBA Draft, and the USA Basketball men’s and women’s National Team Exhibition Tours. Just to note, October is also the NBA kick-off season for 2018-2019.
Not only will the Beats By Dr. Dre brand collaborate with NBA special events, but according to Appleinsider Beats will also establish separate deals with individual NBA teams and launch a line of its audio products for fans throughout the world, offering premium products with NBA team-branded headphones.
In another report, Macrumors stated that Apple’s objective is to boost Beats by Dre brand through well-known NBA stars that will include basketball players such as LeBron James, Draymond Green, James Harden, Ben Simmons, Jayson Tatum, Karl-Anthony Towns, and Luke Woods.
Apple acquired Beats Music and Beats Electronics in May of 2014; both Beats co-founders Jimmy Lovine and Dr. Dre joined Apple, within that time frame of coming together, the Beats “b” has become a top brand name in the music and sports worlds.
Currently on Apple’s website, the company offers seven different styles of Beats brand earphones and headphones. Each style listed below and priced are from Apple website, for more competitive prices check on-line and local retail stores for sales and discounts. Apple has a variety of styles to meet everyone’s needs and desires. The least in cost starts with the urBeats3 earphones series, the urBeats3 earphones Lightning Connector retails all the urBeats3 earphones for $99.95. The urBeats3 also offers the special Beats Decade Collection Edition in the colors: Defiant Black, and Defiant Black/Red. The urBeats3 Lightning Connector also comes in three other colors: Matte Gold, Black, and Matte Silver. The last of the urBeats3 earphones offers the urBeats3 earphones with 3.5mm Plug, in the colors: Gray, Blue, White and Black.
If the urBeats3 doesn’t fit your style, Apple offers the Beats EP On-Ear-Headphones for $129.95, they are available in four colors – Blue, Red, White and Black. The third style are the BeatsX earphones, for $149.95. The BeatsX earphones are available in six colors – Blue, Gray, Matte Silver, White, Matte Gold, and Black, and a special Beats Decade Collection in – Defiant Black/Red.
The Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones – Beats Pop Collection are sold only at Apple, the Pop collection retails for $199.95, in colors – Pop Indigo, Pop Magenta, Pop Blue, Pop Violet, and the special Beats Decade Collection – Defiant Black/Red, and color in Black and White. If you want to step it more, Beats offer the Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, which retails for $299.95 (check-out the article on Beats Solo3 Wireless) and available in the colors: Matte Black, Gloss Black, White, Matte Silver, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold, Matte Gold, and (Product) Red.
If the over-ear design is more of your style, the Beats Studeo3 is also offered in the Beats Studio3 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones, retailing for $349.95, in the color: Black, Blue, Red, White, Porcelain Rose, and Shadow Gray. The Beats Pro Over-Ear-Headphones are the top of the line for now, they retail for $399.95, in the color of black only. To read more information in detail about each Beats product listed above or to order visit : Apple.com
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