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A minimalist design where form and function combine to blend with your style.

Relays Wireless Left Ear Bud


Deep bass, clear vocals, and extended high frequencies reveal the subtle details of your music you’ve never noticed before.

Relays Wireless Left Ear Bud


Ultra light, flexible neckband so surprisingly comfortable, you’ll often forget it’s there.


Mic + 3 button remote lets you answer, hang up calls, adjust the volume, andpause/resume/skip your music.

Bluetooth Connectivity


Switch between 2 Bluetooth devices so you can watch a video while staying connected to your phone.


Foldable neckband travels easily in your pocket or purse...unlike the others.


Sweat & Rain Resistant
Wireless Range up to 30FT
8 Hour Battery Life
One Year Warranty
MIC & Music Control

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Shadow Wireless Earbuds


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SKU: 1140

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Customer Reviews

Shadow Wireless Earbuds is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 141.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use, Easy to wear I'm old and my kids all have different brands of wireless headphones. None appealed to me since I recently had reconstructive surgery on ears due to skin cancer . The Shadow fit perfectly and syncs to my phone instantaneously. They are great for my daily walks with the dog.
Date published: 2019-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The sound quality is FANTASTIC Have been using it for a year plus Sound quality is so good that i cant hear the outside surrounding even when i didnt turn the volume on to the loudest But it started to have problems on my left bud like the sound on my left is completely gone
Date published: 2019-05-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best choice! Hello from Kazakhstan! Bought a few days ago. Looking many earphones, JBL, Sony, Samsung etc. JBL LIVE 200BT was the best choice until I listened Sol Republic Shadow. Wow! Great sound! Great constructed! Great to touch! Look great! I don't now if they will send in Kazakhstan spare ambushures if I lose my own, but even if not, I am very glad that I bought these headphones!
Date published: 2019-05-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Really bad quality Extremely disappointed I just had it for less than 4 months when all of a sudden the left side stopped working . For $100 this is definitely not worth it extremely poor quality
Date published: 2019-05-07
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Poor Sound I got better sound from my $20 Amazon-purchased wireless earbuds. . I couldn't hear any bass notes in music. They are light-weight and nice looking, but not worth the $75 pricetag.
Date published: 2019-05-05
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor Quality! Left driver totally stopped working I got this from the USA in May, 2017. I've used it for a 6 months and I gradually noticed that the left side speaker stopped working. The first time the issue was minute but over time it was too obvious. And moreover, they do not have service centers in India to get this sorted. Would not recommend anyone to buy these.
Date published: 2019-04-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from very poor quality and poorly designed headphones I read so many good reviews before deciding to buy this earphone. But the frustration started right from the unboxing. While unboxing, the left earbud was wide open... then I had to press it hard to put it back on place but it has opened at least three times... so I don't know when will it do that again. Then I thought it might compensate with a great sound. The sound is pretty average, I wouldn't even compare it with skull candy jib wireless (which is the starting level wireless earphone from skull candy and sounded much better). The bass is very poor and treble is unpleasant. Then I thought, ok the design might be very good as I could put it in the pocket. When I tried to put it on in the gym, It would not just stay in it's place. Each time I shake my head it would fall off from the neck and the weight of it's body will pull it down. Wearing it sideways in the neck helps but I found it's not usable in the gym. Another problem is when it is paired with more than one devices, it just beeps annoyingly as if it is constantly trying to connect to the other device (even when that device is out of range) and it becomes impossible to listen to the song in the current device. very low sound quality, very poorly designed physical layout, and very poor software for connecting multiple devices.... it's a no no earphone.
Date published: 2019-04-23
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Loved it, until it stopped working I love my shadow wireless earbuds. It played my music beautifully, the sound was awesome. I could never pair it with more than one device - had to make it forget the first device before it would even show up on another, which was a hassle. About 2 weeks after my one year warranty ended, i noticed the left ear was not very loud. I thought i was going deaf in one ear. However it is becoming more and more noticeable now, and i checked by changing the ears - and trying it on different devices. The left ear bud is slowing not working. And now is almost completely gone. I suspect it is the interior wiring on the left side which is breaking. A real shame as I love these earphones. I can't justify spending this much on a headphone for only a year. Most of my cheaper earphones last 5-6 years, i only bought this to be wireless from my iphone given they no longer have a headphone jack - but that;s a different story. If i had written this review before the 1 year was up, i would have given it 5 stars and recommended it. The fact that it's breaking down on me a few weeks after the 1 year warranty is up, has skewed my perspective of it and i'm giving it way less.
Date published: 2019-04-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love my new earbuds! I’ve tried almost every earbud out there, and haven’t found one that’s comfortable, accessible, and sounds great. Now I found one. Earbuds are a little loose, but it’s by no means a dealbreaker. And they match my mobile device.
Date published: 2019-04-05
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Extremely stylish and sounds great but...... I have had these for about 2 months now and as the title states they look great and sound just as good but the problem is they won't stay in for long. I've changed the size of the eartips but even then that hasn't helped much. I don't work out in them, I just use them for in office use and even then I struggle to keep them from falling out. It's a shame because they would be perfect if they stayed in. Had they had the relay sport wireless fit, then these would be an easy 5 stars.
Date published: 2019-03-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Ive had my pair for almost 3 years Brother gave me pair almost 3 years ago other then battery not lasting as ling as it use to and the plastic on the body of the headset if giving out they still work perfectly and charge quickly even though i use it pretty much everyday
Date published: 2019-03-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great headphone I bought these about a month ago. These headphones sounds great. They give good bass and I love the noise reduction.
Date published: 2019-03-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bad Quality I bought this product in Sep 2017 and on 3 instances it stopped working abruptly and would not turn on within few months of usage. I got it replaced twice in 1 Yr of service but again 3rd time it stopped working. Seems this product has really bad production quality
Date published: 2019-02-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from KNOCK-OFFS??? No one can hear me on phone calls!! I’ve owned three pair of these headsets and i’ve never had a problem with them. I’ve always been able to use them when driving for making phone calls or listening to music. This last pair that I purchased on Amazon are horrible. No one can hear me when using them to make phone calls which is one of the best features. All the other pair that I bought came from Best Buy. I will not be buying these on Amazon again. I will be purchasing them at Best Buy. These must be CHINESE MADE KNOCK-OFFS or something. Do not buy them from Amazon.
Date published: 2019-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dope great bass and mids ok highs super comfy long lasting battery
Date published: 2019-01-22
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Dissapointed Purchased my first pair of SOL REPUBLIC wireless headphones two years ago and was very satisfied with them. Unfortunatley they where destroyed in a work accident. Looked forward to the new pair. Second pair of headphones where a disappointment. Everyone who called me complained of not being able to hear me when I spoke to them. Did not experience this with first pair of headphones.
Date published: 2019-01-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The sound and the bass are decent. I had these for almost 8 months but suddenly the right earbud stopped working.
Date published: 2018-12-17
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor sound Really bad sound quality I connect to my mac and the quality is really bad
Date published: 2018-12-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Didn't even last 3 months The left ear stopped working after 3 months. Just would not recommend to anyone considering the purchase.
Date published: 2018-10-09
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Look good, great pair of headphones, BUT.. So I bought my first pair back on June 22nd, i bought the warranty, but since i was at the airport waiting for a flight to england I neglected to setup the warranty until my 8 Hour flight Landed in Heathrow. They charge super fast, which is Amazing, but ive only had them for 3 and a half months now and a few weeks ago the right ear bud suddenly lost it’s sound, which is not good especially when some songs have different effects going on each rar. This has happen to me before with so many different blue tooth earbuds, so it was a bummer but oh well, so i thought, lets wait till the other ear bud goes too before calling in and replacing them. The other earbud today went so I called in, knowing full well that i did set up the warranty as soon as i got to my hotel in England, and they said that I didnt set it up, and since I ‘hadn’t’ set up the warranty within one month of purchasing it that i couldnt get a replacement, when I did set it up, Idk if it was because of where i was at the time, due to the fact warranties dont work outta the usa or whatever but this needs to get fixed.
Date published: 2018-09-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great earphones but dual device setup needs work Summary: A great product almost undone by the very fiddly dual device feature. Positive features: excellent sound, good bass, the battery lasts longer than expected, the neck loop is very comfortable. Negative features: the downloadable manual is poor and the dual device feature will test even the most patient. The only way I could get the dual device feature to work was: 1. Pair the earphones with your phone 2. Turn on dual device (press vol (minus) and multifunction button together and release) 3. Turn off the bluetooth function on your phone so it is no longer transmitting 4. You will now hear "ready to pair" 5. Pair your second device/computer 6. Turn on bluetooth on your phone 7. Reconnect to Shadow device on your phone Points to note - step 4 won't happen until you turn off first connected bluetooth device. Step 7 the original device won't reconnect to the earphones until you tell it to. Note the above was using my equipment (iPhone XS and Lenovo ThinkPad) so others experience may vary.
Date published: 2018-09-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ..Built to last..Great Sound..Great Battery Life.. I Purchased the Shadow earphones Set when they first sold on the market ...Easy to Use... The Sound also Today is just as good as the first day I got the Earphones ,, The Battery life is also just as good also as the first day I got the Earphones.....Built to last ..Knowing what I know Now Would I buy them again? .YES ..
Date published: 2018-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Light weight Love how light weight and comfortable these earbuds are. Sound quality is great. It a win win for me, I use them almost everyday
Date published: 2018-09-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great earbuds! I bought them for all purpose use and while working out. It’s so nice to have the wireless feature. I sometimes forget I have them around my neck. For being a wireless earbud, the sound quality is great also.
Date published: 2018-08-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Where is the Bass? I just bought these and all I hear is top end and over accentuated midrange! Am I missing something here? I have to bass boost at 60hz + @12 db to sound decent!!!
Date published: 2018-08-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great hardware, poor software The great: their primary job, making sound, is done very well. The sound quality is the best I’ve had from any other earphone. Better than the Powerbeats3 and the Samsung Level equivalent to these. The good: hardware execution. The batteries are placed in an area such that it maintaines balance and prevents the headphones from wanting to slip off one side to the other. Water resistance and high flexibility are also very good positives. The earbuds also do a good job at isolating. The bad: sometimes the physical buttons on the device can be a little difficult to operate, you must be quite firm when using them. The earbuds also extend enough out of your ear that it can be uncomfortable sleeping with them on if you’re a side-sleeper. They also do not stay around the neck if engaging in any type of exercise. The ugly: the entire software experience. To start, the power on, power off, volume adjustment, and low battery tones are all quite uncomfortably loud. It’s to the point where I just simply do not turn these on and off while they’re in my ear. Holding the volume buttons for quick volume adjustment is also futile as it’s just unreasonably slow going from one volume to the next. And finally, the absolute worst thing about these headphones, the “feature” that has me actively looking for a better alternative, is the frequency and volume of the low battery notification. Once your battery is low, every MINUTE on the minute a blaringly loud voice cuts through whatever you were listening to “BATTERY LOW; CHARGE NOW.” Wouldn’t it have been easier to just have a soft, brief tone notify you maybe thrice at the most? Because of the low battery notification these headphones are unusable at a lower battery percentage.
Date published: 2018-08-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Long time user of Sol Republic headphones I got these earphones as a gift I put on my list, I have been a fan of Sol Republic headphones, but when I got the Calvin Harris headphones they went out after 3 months of use and yes, I was a bit disappointed, but Sol Republic was good enough to send me these and I have been using them none stop, they are comfortable, battery life is good, and easy to set up.
Date published: 2018-07-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Have had it for 2-3 years, still holding up. Was bought as a gift for me at the SFO airport for $100, and I have to say that these are some pretty durable earbuds. The only thing that wasn't durable was the rubber charging port cover, broke off after light use in the first 3 months. I just recently left it in my pants pocket and it went through the washer and dryer! Still works and charges perfectly fine after drying for a day. One of the speaker "covers" that filter the music came off and was lost, so I have to resort to stuffing a small piece of cotton to balance the volume or else I will destroy my hearing. Other than that, excellent sound quality and I can't believe after all this time it still lives up to its 8 hour battery life and charges flawlessly.
Date published: 2018-07-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of the Best Sound Quality for the Price I've been using SOL Shadow for about a year now and absolutely Love the Quality of the Sound. The Battery Life is great. Id recommend this for anyone that loves Some Bass with Clear Trebles.
Date published: 2018-06-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing These by far the best i have used, even better than my computer headphones full ear well made crazy sound for 100 i have never heard anything like this before.
Date published: 2018-06-11
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Q & A

How well does the Shadow wireless work with Apple devices, i e. iPhone, iPad, or JBL wireless speakers? What is the warranty, do you replace, or credit for purchase price under warranty.  How long can I expect this product to last?

Asked by: Trudy
Ours lasted about 15 months before the battery went out, but it was used almost daily. It worked fine with our iPhones, but I don’t know about iPad, speakers or the warranty portion of your question though - sorry. 
Answered by: Just Wondering
Date published: 2019-06-09

I am looking for a pair to go with my android phone that has amazing sound quality to me and CALLER. I've had 3 other earbuds/headsets that sound horrible to person I'm calling. How do you rate phone call making with this products?

Asked by: kuj23
Thank you for your question. We believe that our products have excellent sound quality, and these earbuds in particular have many capabilities with managing incoming and outgoing phone calls. If you would like to try our products for yourself, please visit one of the retailers that sell our products.
Answered by: Consumer Relations -MB
Date published: 2019-04-30

What is the charging time for sol republic shadow wireless model number 1140? (Please answer ASAP)

Asked by: Rubentecson30
The Shadow headphones should take about 3 hours to fully charge.
Answered by: Consumer Relations
Date published: 2019-08-19

Any tips for keeping them in place when I'm working out and doing crunches or sit ups they fall off and pull out of my ears.

Asked by: William
I added earhoox to mine and they stay in much better.
Answered by: ChrissyTX
Date published: 2019-03-27

HOW LONG IS THE CHARGING TIME OF THE UNIT shadow wireless with the product code 1140? (Note: Pls answer ASAP. Thank you)

Asked by: Paulo
The Shadow headphones take about 3 hours to fully charge.
Answered by: Consumer Relations
Date published: 2019-02-28

are these waterproof? as in do they work while your in the shower?

Asked by: Nia12
Unfortunately, none of our headphones are waterproof.
Answered by: Consumer Relations
Date published: 2019-05-19

Do the ear and have some kind of magnets so that they don't just hang?

Asked by: Kathy7
There are no magnets. They do hang if not in the ear but it isn't bothersome
Answered by: Rose11
Date published: 2018-12-27

I cannot pair my Apple iPod Touch (6 gen) to these headphones. I have done the factory reset and I still can't pair it

Asked by: Missingmusic
We'll be happy to help you, but we need a bit more information first. Please fill out the form at and we'll do what we can to help you. You can also call us Mon-Fri from 8:30am-7:00pm EST at 1-877-400-0310.
Answered by: Consumer Relations
Date published: 2018-11-20
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