Melomania 1

True Wireless Earbuds

  • Up to 9hrs earphone playback from a single charge
  • Carry Case holds an additional 36hrs (4 full charges) 
  • Graphene drivers for deep bass & clear treble 
  • Super Lightweight - just 4.6g per earphone
  • Latest Bluetooth 5.0 technology with SBC, AAC and aptX support - up to CD-quality audio
  • Award-winning: 'Best wireless earphones under £200' at the latest What Hi-Fi? Awards.
  • Available in Black and Stone
    • Melomania 1 Case Black

      "The sound is superb"

      March 2021
    • Melomania 1 Black

      "Talented beyond their price... A remarkably accomplished and convincing listen."

      July 2019

      Great British Sound on the Move

      Graphene Enhanced 5.8mm Drivers allied with aptX and AAC audio codecs deliver the immersive audio quality you’ve come to expect from Cambridge Audio. Whether you're an iPhone or Android user, get closer to the detail of every song in your music collection.


      Your Music. For Longer

      Featuring up to 9 hours continuous playback and an incredible 45 hours between charges, Melomania 1 ensures that your music is on hand when you want it, for as long as you want it.


      Lightweight and Comfortable

      At only 4.6g each and with a choice of silicone and foam earphone tips provided, we’ve designed Melomania 1 to deliver a fit that ensures both comfort and sound quality.


      50 years of Great British Sound in Every Pair

      For over 50 years, we’ve worked hard to deliver products that help you to hear your music at it’s very best - with nothing added, nothing taken away. Designed and engineered in London, by the same team responsible for our award-winning hi-fi systems. Immerse yourself in high-quality audio, without inconvenience and hassle of wires. 

    • Press reviews

      • Techradar

        United States, August 2019

        'They certainly outperform the Apple AirPods... These wireless earbuds simply blew us away.' Rating: 5 Stars
      • Pocket-Lint

        United Kingdom, August 2019

        'Superb sound, convenience, reliability and an almost stupidly long battery life...'
      • Daily Beast

        United States, August 2019

        ‘Minimalist and clean, they really hit a new and hopefully trend-setting approach to housing Bluetooth headphones.. ...a solid choice.’
      • The Gadgeteer

        United States, July 2019

        ‘The audio quality is among the best among wireless earphones and the build quality is as good as it gets.’
      • Trusted Reviews

        United Kingdom, July 2019

        'Talented beyond their price... A remarkably accomplished and convincing listen.' Rating: 5 Stars

        Germany, July 2019

        'Die mit vier verschiedenen Silikon-Steckern ausgestatteten In-Ears von Cambridge Audio punkten dagegen in der wohl wichtigsten Kategorie: Dem Klang.' 'The in-ears from Cambridge Audio score points in what is probably the most important category: sound.'
      • MobiFlip

        Germany, July 2019

        'Der Klang der Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 ist gut ausgewogen.'  'The sound of the Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 is really well balanced.'
      • MobiFlip

        Germany, July 2019

        'Der Klang der Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 ist gut ausgewogen.'  'The sound of the Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 is really well balanced.'
      • Forbes

        United Kingdom, July 2019

        'Sound superb… try out a pair for yourself; you won’t be disappointed.’
      • GeekDad

        United States, July 2019

        '[V]ery clearly the quality Bluetooth-only alternative to Apple’s AirPods, which they beat in price by $30.'

        Customer Reviews

      • The details

        Bluetooth version Bluetooth 5.0, Class 2
        Processor Triple-core Processor Architecture: Dual-core 32-bit processor application subsystem & Qualcomm QCC3026 Single-core 120Mhz Kalimba DSP audio subsystem
        Supported profiles A2DP, AVRCP, HSP, HFP 
        Supported codecs aptX™, AAC, SBC
        Latency 70mS
        Driver 5.8mm Graphene-enhanced Diaphragm
        Frequency response (Earbuds) 20Hz – 20kHz
        Total Harmonic Distortion <0.04% @1kHz 1mW 
        Battery Play Time (Earbuds) 9 Hours (Continuous A2DP Playback)
        Battery Play Time (Charging Case) 36 Hours (An Additional 4 Earbud Charges)
        Battery Play Time (Total) 45 Hours (9 + 36)
        Charging Time Case: Approx. 15mins/60mins/90mins 
        Standby Time (From Full Charge) Approx. 1 Year
        Power Supply 5V, 500 mA (or greater): USB charging (Micro-USB cable supplied)
        Microphone MEMS with cVc™ Noise Cancellation
        Microphone Sensitivity 96dB SPL at 1kHz 
        Frequency response (Microphone) 100 Hz to 8 kHz
        Voice Control Yes: Siri (iOS) / Google Assistant (Android)
        IPX Rating IPX5 (Water Spray Resistant (Earbuds & Case)) 
        Operating Temperature 0°C to +40°C / 32°F - 104°F 
        Operating Relative Humidity 10 to 80%, Non-condensing 
        Dimensions Charging case: 59 x 50 x 22mm; Earphones: 27 x 15mm
        Weight Earbud: 4.6g each (9.2g both Earbuds); Charging Case: 37g; Total: 46.2g
        Colour / Finish Black: Matte UV lacquer; Stone: Matte UV lacquer
        Box Contents Earbuds (2 pcs); Silicone Tips: Small (2pcs) / Medium (2pcs - attached to Earbuds) / Large (2pcs); Memory Foam Tips: Medium (2pcs); Charging Case; Micro-USB Charging Cable (31cm); User Manual (EN, FR, DE, IT, SE, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, JP, KR); Great Fit Earbud Fitting Instructions; Safety Guide; Feedback/Comment booklet; Cambridge Audio Stickers & Brand Booklet