buddyphones+ series safeaudio kids headphones

BuddyPhones+ Series Brings Upgrades to the Best Selling BuddyPhones

  • by Egill Ivarsson
  • 2 min reading time

"As technology becomes integral to more aspects of children's lives and a increasingly younger ages, the need for SafeAudio products is even more critical than it was a decade ago when we launched our first headphones,"
- Petur Olafsson, CEO and Founder of ONANOFF.

The BuddyPhones+ series

Bring upgrades to the best-selling BuddyPhones headphones, Explore, Play and Cosmos. Designed for children, the new Explore+, Play+, and Cosmos+ headphones feature several enhancements to provide a fun, customized audio experience while protecting the hearing of your and developing ears.

The BuddyPhones+ Series also features new, more durable designs, 

travel cases for easy transport, and even more ways to personalize the headphones. Available in six new color options (CoolBlue, RosePink, SunYellow, GreyMatter, DeepBlue, and SnowWhite),Explore+ and Play+ come with stickers for kids to decorate to their hearts' delight. From mad scientists to loony lions and fun pirates to magical unicorns, the stickers can be mixed and matched to create countless imaginative themes. 

BuddyPhones Explore+

Explore+ are perfect headphones to use every day and on the go. Its all-new, foldable design, along with its comfortable and adjustable headband with enhanced ear cushioning, makes it easy for kids to wear anywhere, including at school and on errands. To protect the child’s hearing, Explore+ incorporates volume-limiting circuitry that caps loudness at 85dB. The detachable BuddyCable has a built-in microphone and control button for call and playback functions. Additionally, it comes with the BuddyJack audio splitter for sharing.

BuddyPhones Play+

BuddyPhones Play+

Play+ brings an overhaul of features and a sleek new look. To protect the child’s hearing, Play+ has three SafeAudio levels to choose from (75-85-94dB), allowing sound to be given a safe boost when needed in noisy surroundings, such as on a plane.

Play+ offers ONANOFF’s patented StudyModeTM feature, which helps isolate voices from other sounds, producing crisper, clearer vocals for studying or watching lessons, as well as BuddyLink, the capability to pair two headphones together.  It enjoys a 20-hour battery life when used wirelessly and can also be used without a battery using a traditional wired connection.

BuddyPhones Cosmos+

BuddyPhones Cosmos+

BuddyPhones Cosmos+ brings an upgrade to ONANOFF’s flagship wireless kid’s headphone. Cosmos+ features StudyMode, a beam mic and provides active noise cancellation to block out distracting background noise. This allows children to listen clearly without turning the volume up needlessly high. Like Play+, Cosmos+ has three volume-limiting levels to choose from and has a BuddyLink for sharing. It also offers 24-hour battery life for wireless use or a wired connection option.


Explore+ ($29.99) and Play+ ($49.99) are now available on, and Amazon. Cosmos+ will be available starting in late-May for $99.99.  

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