The earphones design looks trendy and fashionable, with a flexible design to bend around as required. The most striking feature on this headset in the weight at 34g. they are balanced in a way, it’s easy to forget you are wearing them. The Packaging looks great with all the features you would expect in a high-end earphone including ANC (Active Noise Cancellation) feature.
- Bluetooth: 4.2
- Speaker size: φ10mm
- Sensitivity: 99±3dB
- Impedance: 16Ω±15%
- Frequency range: 20Hz-20kHz +1/-3dB
- Hands-free with microphone and volume control
- Stand-by time: 700h
- Play time: 15h (ANC off, BT on) 7h (ANC on, BT on)
- Charging: Micro USB, about 2,5h charging time
- Compatible with Android, iOS and Windows
- Weight: 34 g
- Weight including packaging: 240 g
- Package size: 160x42x193mm
Urbanista was founded in Stockholm, 2010. Their Specialties include product development, audio, brand development, Urban lifestyle, earphones, headphones, music, and Lifestyle. Urbanista have distribution covering over 80 markets. Their products are sold by over 10 000 retailers around the globe, like Harrods, Selfridges, Nordstrom and Urban Outfitters amongst others. This is a brand you can have confidence in.
Urbanista one-year limited warranty
ANC (Active Noise Cancellation) feature:
This feature when switch on (by a press of a button.) is indicated by a green light. The battery life is nearly halved when this feature is turned on. The. ANC filters external surrounding sounds resulting in a high-quality audio without the hum of background noise. The only fault I have with this feature is, “I would have set this as the default setting to on’’ the audio quality removing most external noise (up to 25 dB) is a feature when used for a few hours is very hard to go back to and use the earphones without this feature turned on. When the ANC is off they work as most earphones do, but why have an amazing feature defaulted to off. With the ANC off, you get better battery life, but at 7 hours playtime on, this would work for most people use. The ANC when in use required a comparison with other earphones to show the real difference for real music lovers. This is an impressive feature on these earphones.
Setup & Use:
The setup is standard, connect to Bluetooth as standard on a phone (compatible with Android, iOS & Windows), There is left & right-side earphones. The earphones built in microphone can take and make calls. The call quality for both was excellent via an android phone. The weight of the earphones which are not the lightest used but balanced in such a way they become forgotten when wearing. The material is flexible allowing the earphones to be folded away as required, this is great when used indoors or outdoors.
The Urbanista Milan comes with a choice of earphone connectors allowing a variety of sizes used. The audio quality from a variety of sources gave a reduced sensitivity to external electrical noise, this was noticeable when used the ANC features. The control buttons were easy to use, whether changing the volume or asking Siri questions. The battery life is excellent even when using the ANC feature. The Urbanista Milan is a high-end product, the active noise cancelling technology is a must when out and about. They are stylish, practical, hit a few of the right notes, the earphones are exceptionally comfortable to wear for long periods at a time. The Urbanista Milan Fluffy Cloud is a delight to use, practical & quality.