Archive for January, 2014

Monster DNA Pro Wireless version coming Q2

Monster DNA Pro Wireless version coming Q2

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The gold-on-gold 24k might be Monster’s hot new headphone right now but that soon might change, if consumers’ wallets are up to the challenge. At this year’s CES, Monster showed off a Wireless version of their DNA Pro (Over-ear) headphones. You may be surprised to hear that Wireless bluetooth pairing is not the only change […]

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Aune T1 Tube DAC and Amp – $129 [Expired Deal]

Aune T1 Tube DAC and Amp – $129 [Expired Deal]

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Massdrop offers the Aune T1 Headphone DAC/Amp for $129 + free shipping to the USA. This is the best price for this product, next best being $140 although not from a reputable seller. Amazon has it for $160. This is a solid entry-level desktop DAC/Amp according to reviews. After a little bit of digging, I found out that […]

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One day only: Philips Fidelio X1 – $149 [Expired Deal]

One day only: Philips Fidelio X1 – $149 [Expired Deal]

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today only (or until supplies run out), Amazon has the Philips Fidelio X1 for $149. This is an amazing deal on a set of home-listening cans. Note that you need to click on “10 New from $149.99” and find Amazon on the list of sellers because the default seller is Corner Discount who is selling […]

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A rundown of Audio-Technica’s new headphones [CES 2014]

A rundown of Audio-Technica’s new headphones [CES 2014]

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Audio-Technica came out full-force at this year’s CES, introducing over 10 new headphones. While last year we saw Audio-Technica introduce new high-end audiophile headphones, this year we get a healthy dose of more affordable, street-wear style headphones. You will notice there are a TON of color combinations, so hopefully there is something for everyone. One […]

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Velodyne vPulse IEMs – 2 for $99 [Active Deal]

Velodyne vPulse IEMs – 2 for $99 [Active Deal]

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Velodyne offers a buy 1, get 1 free deal on their vPulse in-ear headphones. Sounds like the perfect opportunity to give the gift of bass to a friend or significant other, while treating yourself at the same time! Color options are black, blue, and pink.  These IEMs are known for their excellent bass response and […]

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Sennheiser PX 100-II – $45 [Active Deal]

Sennheiser PX 100-II – $45 [Active Deal]

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amazon has the Sennheiser PX 100-II portable headphones on sale for $44.24 + free Super Saver shipping. Next best price is $79. These are a great set of on-the-go or around-the-house headphones. There are several direct competitors such as Jays V-Jays but at this sale price, the PX100 is the way to go. Keep in […]

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AIAIAI TMA-1 X coming soon for $129

AIAIAI TMA-1 X coming soon for $129

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

For anyone eyeing the TMA-1 on-ear DJ headphones but are hesitant in shelling out the $200, hold tight. AIAIAI is releasing a lower-end model dubbed the TMA-1 X that undercuts the price of the original by $70.   MSRP’ing at $129, the TMA-1 X sits squarely in the middle of AIAIAI’s headphone lineup, above the […]

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Comply producing OEM ear pads

Comply producing OEM ear pads

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

We all know and love Comply for making memory foam ear tips for in-ear headphones. Just by switching out the stock ear tips with Comply foam, you can experience improved comfort, seal, and sound (no guarantees though; I usually like to stick with silicone ear tips). At CES 2014, Comply announced they are expanding their […]

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HiFiMan HE-400i, HE-560 set for March release

HiFiMan HE-400i, HE-560 set for March release

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

HiFiMan announced at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show that they are expanding their line of excellent planar magnetic headphones. The new HE-400i is slotted right above the HE-400 and carries a price tag of $499. The new HE-560 is a step below the flagship HE-6 and will cost $899. Both headphones will be available to […]

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Sennheiser aims at next-gen gamers with the G4ME One and G4ME Zero headsets

Sennheiser aims at next-gen gamers with the G4ME One and G4ME Zero headsets

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sennheiser is no newcomer to gaming headsets. Their PC 360 is actually one of our favorite gaming headsets, but Sennheiser doesn’t settle so we have two new flagships on our hands. Introduced at CES, the G4ME One and G4ME Zero headsets aim to be top tier options for PC, Mac, and PS4 gamers. Unfortunately there […]

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