Archive for April, 2012

AiAiAi Capital rugged portable coming soon

AiAiAi Capital rugged portable coming soon

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Denmark headphone company broke the news in January of their upcoming portable called the Capital. It’s got a very rugged look (and build) but will be available in a variety of colors to add a bit of flash.

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ETY-Kids provide safe listening

ETY-Kids provide safe listening

| April 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Etymotics has released a duo of new earphones that appeal to parents who want to protect their children from damaging their ears from loud music. However, it could put them in danger out on the streets since the headphones are very isolating.

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Plantronics takes a stab at bluetooth IEMs with the BackBeat Go

Plantronics takes a stab at bluetooth IEMs with the BackBeat Go

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Plantronics is not known for its headphones but certainly have a unique offering in the BackBeat Go almost wireless IEMs.

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[Expired] Fostex TR50P drops to $75 (MSRP $199)

[Expired] Fostex TR50P drops to $75 (MSRP $199)

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you’re in the market for a neutral set of home listening headphones and want to keep your wallet out of trouble, the orthodynamic Fostex T50RP could be just the ticket as they are now down to $75 on Amazon. Although they are light in the bass department, their sound is very detailed and relaxing. These aren’t […]

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EarHero: the first non-isolating micro-IEM

EarHero: the first non-isolating micro-IEM

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Up until now, IEMs have been synonymous with isolating but that could change if the EarHero Pro catches on. Designed by audiologist Matt Murphy, these micro IEMs are designed to fit in your ear comfortably without blocking your ear canal. Similar to the bone conduction technology we touched on earlier, these could be great for […]

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AKG by Tiesto launching in June

AKG by Tiesto launching in June

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

AKG has joined forces with Tiesto, possibly the most well-known trance/techno DJ, to release a line of headphones aptly named ‘AKG by Tiesto’. More details below!

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Help prevent hearing loss with dB Logic SPL2 Technology

Help prevent hearing loss with dB Logic SPL2 Technology

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

dB Logic has released headphones and adapters that limit decibel output, providing very safe conditions for listening to music. I have known for a long time that listening to music too loud is damaging to my ears, but frankly I have largely ignored it because I have no good way to measure it, and I […]

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Sony MA Series coming in May to the UK

Sony MA Series coming in May to the UK

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sony has unveiled five new headphones for Europe: the MA900 (pictured above), MA500, MA300, MA100, and MA102TV. All are open dynamic headphones that look to be extra comfy. The definite highlight is the 900 which sports hulk-size 70mm drivers and an Acoustic Bass Lens for extra low-end punch.

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RedSpike DeathEyes

RedSpike DeathEyes

| April 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Looking to spice up your look and can’t find any good sunglasses? The RedSpike DeathEyes headphones should do the trick, and can also double as a self defense weapon. They are made by Denon and will go on sale in May for $199.

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