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Plantronics BackBeat FIT wireless earbuds coming in April

Plantronics BackBeat FIT wireless earbuds coming in April

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wireless earbuds is familiar territory for Californian audio company Plantronics. In 2012 they released the BackBeat Go, and in 2013 an updated version came out, the BackBeat Go 2. While the BackBeat Go is designed for general use, the new BackBeat FIT is tailored specifically for working out. Announced at MWC, the BackBeat FIT comes in two […]

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Koss debuts the budget KEB15i in-ears

Koss debuts the budget KEB15i in-ears

| February 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

Last week, Koss posted a subliminal marketing video for a new product. Our guess was that it would be an on-the-ear headphone similar to the Sennheiser HD-25, but we couldn’t have been more wrong. The KEB15i is an in-ear headset that comes in a multitude of colors: teal, gray, blue, purple, and red. What’s cool […]

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HiFiMan HE-400 price cut alert! Now $299

HiFiMan HE-400 price cut alert! Now $299

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month at CES, HiFiMan showed off the HE-400i, a revamped version of the HE-400, one of the company’s entry-level planar magnetic headphones. The new version is just a month or so away from its March release, so HiFiMan is cutting the price of the old model from $399 to $299. You can grab […]

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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 introduces the Momentum “Mini” On-Ears

Sennheiser introduces the Momentum “Mini” On-Ears

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Late last year, Sennheiser made a statement with the introduction of the Momentum series: “we care about style too!” In these days of headphones-for-fashion, Sennheiser realizes there is a market out there for simply great looking AND sounding headphones. Instead of going crazy with it (not that I expected them to), they decided to keep […]

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TEKST + JLabs Collaboration: Limited Edition Bambora headphones

TEKST + JLabs Collaboration: Limited Edition Bambora headphones

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

JLab Audio partnered with TEKSTartist this month to release a limited edition of their Bambora over-ear headphones! The artwork comes from the anonymous artist whose 2012 project is intriguing to say the least. He calls it a “Daily Art Piece” project, but there is a twist: each day, the price of the new artwork goes up […]

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Ultimate Ears 9000 Bluetooth Headphones in the Pipeline

Ultimate Ears 9000 Bluetooth Headphones in the Pipeline

| July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Logitech’s audio division is entering new territory by way of the Ultimate Ears 9000, the company’s first full-size headphone. The UE 9000 will be bluetooth enabled, but nothing else is known as of yet. It does look to be very small, but I don’t trust the proportionality of the below photo at all. The 2.5cm […]

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AKG K81DJ (aka K518DJ aka K518LE) Review

AKG K81DJ (aka K518DJ aka K518LE) Review

| June 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

A high-value portable/DJ headphone, especially if you can find it for less than $50.

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Denon announces the Music Maniac and Urban Raver series

Denon announces the Music Maniac and Urban Raver series

| May 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

With the discontinuation of all their current high-end headphones (AH-D2000, AH-D5000, AH-D7000), Denon certainly has some shoes to fill. The new look of the headphones has been highly controversial since they first leaked, but until we can get our ears inside them we should probably hesitate from criticizing. After all, Denons are really meant for […]

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dBLogic EP-100 Review

dBLogic EP-100 Review

| May 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Effortless protection from noise-induced hearing loss without sacrificing sound quality at a reasonable price of $35

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