Headphones

V-Moda's Crossfade 2 wireless headphones sound better, last longer

Nearly two years after V-Moda introduced a wireless version of its popular Crossfade headphones, the company's back with a set that promises to be much better all around. Looks-wise, the new Crossfade 2 Wireless model is almost identical to its predecessor, though the cushions and headband have …

Why I still love Beats X, Apple’s world-beating wireless earbuds [Reviews]

I’ve racked up dozens of hours wearing Beats X wireless earphones over the past month, and I still think they blow away the competition — even Apple’s AirPods.<p>For <i>Cult of Mac’</i>s latest video review, I’ve put together a definitive list of my thoughts on the innovative earpods.<p>Beats X review: One month …

iPhone

Urbanears makes the jump from headphones to home audio with a pair of connected speakers

Urbanears is a headphone company primarily known for making nicely designed, decent quality headphones at affordable prices. Today, the company announced that it’s making the jump from headphones to speakers with the first two models in its new line of Connected Speakers: the Stammen and the Baggen.<p>…

Bluetooth

5 tech accessories every avid gamer should own

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're an avid gamer, you've probably put a lot of time into trying to get your gaming setup just right.<p>The centerpiece will always be …

Gaming

Will Your Headphones Explode?

Perhaps you remember the story from two weeks ago. A woman (pictured) wearing headphones on a plane was burned when the headphones exploded and …

Batteries

Sony Extra Bass Headphones

Sony have released a headphone for bass-hungry travelers. The XB950N1 Wireless Headphones deliver powerful, enhanced bass response, and feature …

Sony

Great deal! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech deals today

Amazon’s limited-time Gold Box deals for Tuesday, March 28, include a popular fitness tracker, a superfast router, and a set of noise-canceling …

Wi-Fi

Google Claims Its New Router Can Fix Your Shoddy WiFi At Home

Has Google solved the router?<p>Google has announced that Google WiFi, its own take on the wireless router, will be available in the UK from April 6th for £129.<p>What sets Google WiFi apart from most routers is its ability to do something called ‘mesh networking’. This works by using multiple routers to …

Google WiFi

The Best Noise Canceling Headphones: Bose QuietComfort 30 Review

When it comes to noise cancellation headphones/earphones, very few brands can compete with Bose‘s superiority. To emphasize this point, the company …

Rowkin Pulse wireless Bluetooth headphones review

Seems like just yesterday the world was introduced to wireless headphones, now they’re everywhere. So many models and price points to choose from it …

Never Mind Headphones: Here Come Mouthphones

The noise-canceling Hushme mask is meant to allow you to have private conversations in public<p>A startup company claims to be developing Hushme, a …

Startups

Electronics Ban: Get Ready to Surrender Your Headphones

The “electronics ban” that prohibit passengers from traveling with electronic devices larger than a smart phone are now implemented across the board. …

Airlines

7 Essentials to Survive a 13-Hour Flight

Suppose you’re headed for Iceland tomorrow. Or Thailand. Or Costa Rica. It’s the night before your flight, and your dog is suspiciously eyeing the growing pile of gear and clothing you’ve assembled. Now it’s time to decide what stuff goes into the carry-on. You’ve got a book, magazine, or tablet, …

Adventure Travel

BeatsX review: Just as magical as the AirPods, but more comfortable and convenient

The BeatsX headphones fix my biggest annoyance with the AirPods, which is their reliance on Siri. BeatsX has a microphone so you can use Siri to …

iOS

Blog – Headphones Encyclopedia.com

How often do we use our headphones and when was the last time we thought of cleaning them? If we realize that we can’t remember the last time they …

LucidSound LS20 Powered Gaming Headset review

In many ways the LucidSound LS20 Powered Gaming Headset is what the gaming headset market has been crying out for for years. That's because not only …

Xbox One

AKG K545

AKG might not be the name on everyone’s lips, but it has its fair share of success. Touted to be the portable version of the award-winning K550, the</b> …

Dior Homme & Sennheiser Revolutionize Audio Equipment

Home » Tech & Leisure » Dior Homme & Sennheiser Revolutionize Audio Equipment<p><b>Dior Homme & Sennheiser</b>, two renowned brands that have managed to stay …

Dior Homme

Moto G4 Plus discounted to $225 by B&H in 64GB variant with headphones bundled in

With the Moto Z-inspired G5 Plus literally right around the corner, including in an ad-based Amazon Prime Exclusive edition shaving $60 off the 64GB …

Motorola

“AKG K550 Review - An attractive and well built closed headphone that has many strengths, but ultimately falls short on sound quality.” - rhythmdevils’s Review of AKG K 550

<b>First Impression</b><p>When I first listened to these headphones, my initial two thoughts in this order were:<p>1. Wow these sound pretty fast and also fairly …

Audiophile

Reviews: AKG K551 Reference-Class Over-Ear Headphones With In-Line Microphone

Normally, the arrival of a pair of high-end headphones would be cause for some excitement around our offices—it’s always interesting to see what an …

iOS

HyperX Cloud Revolver S Review: Loud and (Mostly) Clear

The HyperX Cloud Revolver was an impressive gaming headset, offering crisp sound within a cozy, sturdy and cool-looking design. The new Revolver S …

Gaming

Hearables Attract $50 Million of Crowdfunding - Ear Good, Wrist Bad

Most of these still come from start-up companies. With the exception of Jabra and Apple, the majority of companies shipping hearable products started …

Innovation

Deal: These extra-long Lightning Cables are over 75% off right now

Apple might have irritated a lot of its loyal adherents when it replaced the iPod-era connector to Lightning in 2012, but it’s easy to see why when …

Lightning

Focal Utopia Review

The Utopia By Focal<p>Tonality9.5<p>Build & Fit9.7<p>Matchability9<p>Value For Money8.5<p>2017-03-26<p>9.2Our Score<p>Focal’s third headphone and flagship model priced at …

Audiophile

Tech Review: TV Listener lets you hear without bothering others | Technology

I've been testing a product called the Clarity TV Listener (TL100) that's designed to pipe audio from your TV to a pair of Bluetooth …

Texas

View Ear Cleaners Can Cause Chronic Ear Problems In Dogs

<b>Question:</b> <br>Can you tell me why I have to go back to the veterinarian about twice a year, every year, to get all sorts of ridiculously expensive …

Health Information

Headphones, video adapters, wallets, PAX East trip report and more – Weekly roundup

We published 25 posts this week including 11 reviews, 11 news posts, 2 articles, and several updates to some of our older reviews. Did you read all …

Gear & Gadgets

The world's best headphones, period

Audeze's planar magnetic iSine 10 sound as good as they look crazy

Audeze surprised mobile audio enthusiasts when it managed to stick huge planar magnetic drivers into its new alien-looking iSine series in late 2016. I’ve had the opportunity to try out the ‘entry-level’ model, the $400 iSine 10, for some time, and thought they’re not the headphone for everyone, …