Archive for January, 2014

Monster goes fashion-forward with Inspiration series, featuring fascinator headbands

Monster goes fashion-forward with Inspiration series, featuring fascinator headbands

| January 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

While CES is very much a technology showcase, Monster turned the tables a bit in showing off their fashionable new Inspiration line of headphones. Available in over-ear, on-ear, or in-ear styles, the Monster Inspiration headphones will be customizable and available exclusively through the official Monster Inspiration website. At the time of writing, you can view […]

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Klipsch KG-200, KG-300 headsets inbound for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and PC

Klipsch KG-200, KG-300 headsets inbound for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and PC

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

For casual gamers, the stock headsets packed with Sony and Microsoft’s consoles are adequate. They’re not the most comfortable, and the build quality is below average, but for a few minutes of trash talking here and there, it does the trick. For more competitive or hardcore gamers, the upcoming Klipsch KG-200 and KG-300 might be […]

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SMS Audio announces Star Wars-themed STREET headphones

SMS Audio announces Star Wars-themed STREET headphones

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Looking to show off some Star Wars swag? 50 Cent has you covered. The chart-topping rapper’s company SMS Audio will offer Star Wars-themed headphones starting this Spring. The headphones will utilize the existing STREET design, customizing them based on your allegiance. Stormtrooper, Boba Fett, Rebel Alliance, and the Imperial Starfleet are the available styles/logos. You can […]

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Westone announces five new IEMs: W50, W60, AC10, AC20, ADV Beta

Westone announces five new IEMs: W50, W60, AC10, AC20, ADV Beta

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

At this year’s CES, Westone reinforced their status as top-tier in the in-ear headphones market. The company has both universal-fit and custom-fit IEMs in their arsenal, and they expanded upon both by announcing five new IEMs. The new headphones are as follows, in order of increasing price: ADV Beta ($180) – Universal-fit IEM. Available now. […]

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Audiofly targets high-end market with four “Performance Series” IEMs

Audiofly targets high-end market with four “Performance Series” IEMs

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two years ago at CES, Australian company Audiofly kicked off their product line with four affordable in-ear headphones. This year, they stayed on a similar path, releasing four more IEMs, this time targeting the high-end market. The new universal-fit IEMs are as follows: AF120 ($249):  Hybrid dual drivers (1 dynamic, 1 balanced armature) AF140 ($349): Hybrid […]

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Sennheiser announces three over-ear DJ headphones at CES

Sennheiser announces three over-ear DJ headphones at CES

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three new over-ear DJ headphones are soon to be released from the headphone giant, Sennheiser. The HD8 DJ ($389), HD7 DJ ($329), and HD6 MIX ($280) all look very similar, but have slight differences. Namely, the HD8 and HD7 have swivels for folding up and one-ear listening, while the HD6 does not. Also, the HD8 […]

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Sennheiser releases HD-25 Aluminum and HD-26 Pro

Sennheiser releases HD-25 Aluminum and HD-26 Pro

| January 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sennheiser has quietly released two new mid-range headphones that, based on reviews, seem to be real winners. First, following the discontinuation of the Amperior, the company has released the “true successor” to the long-running HD-25-1 II DJ headphones: the HD-25 Aluminum. While the Amperior was designed as a portable, consumer-oriented version of the DJ headphones, […]

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