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Headphones for safe biking

Headphones for safe biking

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

A technology originally developed for the military has made its way to the consumer market, intended for cyclists or any other street sport. These headphones make it especially easy to hear nearby sounds since nothing is blocking your ear canal – the sound is projected through your cheekbones! It is dubbed “Bone Conduction” technology.

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New company Audiofly readies four IEMs

New company Audiofly readies four IEMs

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Audiofly brand was announced at this year’s CES and will be bringing four IEMs to the table upon launch: the AF33, AF45, AF56, and AF78.

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MEElectronics announce A161P, new flagship

MEElectronics announce A161P, new flagship

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

MEElectronics will try to out-do themselves in the single balanced armature arena, readying their new flagship in the A161P as a follow-up to their highly respected A151. The IEMs are due for release mid-April. More details after the jump.

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Ferrari by Logic3 Photos & Features

Ferrari by Logic3 Photos & Features

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Logic3 has a whole line of Ferrari headphones (and speakers) coming out in June. Prices have not yet been announced. See below for details, then pics!

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AKG aims at bass-lovers with K550

AKG aims at bass-lovers with K550

| March 22, 2012 | 2 Comments

AKG is not known for having a lot of bass quantity in their headphones. That being said, they are looking to change that with K550 that many are comparing to the Denon D2000.

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Sennheiser HD-25-1 II redesigned: the Amperior

Sennheiser HD-25-1 II redesigned: the Amperior

| March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sennheiser has taken a stab at redesigning their famed (in the headphone world) HD-25 DJ with the world traveler in mind. The Sennheiser Amperior will sport an in-line mic along with an impedance drop from 70 to 18 so that most portable media players can drive them.

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VSonic GR08 rumored for a May/June release

VSonic GR08 rumored for a May/June release

| March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

airomjosh over at Head-Fi is reporting that the new flagship of the GR series will be released in 2-3 months according to a source at VSonic.  That’s the good news. The bad news? It’ll put a dent in your wallet the size of about 8,800 nickels. If you are too lazy to do the math, […]

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Astrotec releases the chromed-out AM-90

Astrotec releases the chromed-out AM-90

| March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Astrotec has been a part of the OEM market since 2001 but has just ventured out into the retail world with an IEM called the AM-90.

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VSonic releases two new IEMs: GR02 bass edition and GR99

VSonic releases two new IEMs: GR02 bass edition and GR99

| March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

VSonic has quietly pushed out two new IEMs to the budget market: the GR02 (bass edition) pricing in at ~$37 and the GR99 at ~$28. Check out the specs and pics below.

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SMS Audio SYNC by 50 Review

SMS Audio SYNC by 50 Review

| March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

In an attempt to piggy-back off the success of Beats by Dre, SYNC by 50 is a similarly priced headphone that boasts an industry-new wireless/wired combo. It is a great concept from a marketing perspective, but SMS Audio just wasn’t able to pull it off on the technical/engineering side. I won’t give a full review […]

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