Change the Way You Hear With Japan’s New KIKIMIMI Ear Accessory

10.April.2021 | FASHION

Japanese website and app developer HYGE Interface has teamed up with UNNeutral to release two new colours of the KIKIMIMI, an ear accessory for expanding sound. The clear and grey editions launched on Monday.

 

KIKIMIMI enhances the way the user hears as well as sharpens their hearing ability. It was developed in response to people wanting to hear the voice of the person in front of them more clearly. The two new colours are a result of users’ desires for a more natural colour selection that can fit in with daily use for everyday situations.



The KIKIMIMI has caught the attention of people during the lockdown due to the difficulty in being able to hear someone wearing a face mask. It also helps the wearer hear a television more clearly as well as the voices of people during at-home video calls. It has many users, both indoors and outdoors, from cinemas and theatres to listening to music, hearing the sounds of nature outdoors and camping, and more.

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