Tag: In-line remote

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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Pre-order the Brainwavz HM9, available mid-August

Pre-order the Brainwavz HM9, available mid-August

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Over the past few years, Brainwavz has quietly been releasing some of the best bang-for-your-buck headphones on the market. And there seems to be no stopping. Today, Brainwavz announced the HM9, an on-ear portable headphone that aims to be a do-it-all headphone for the average consumer. The features advertised are as follows: Punchy, accurate bass […]

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Plantronics upgrades the BackBeat Go: multi-device pairing, six-month standby

Plantronics upgrades the BackBeat Go: multi-device pairing, six-month standby

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

A little over a year ago, Plantronics introduced the BackBeat Go, a pair of wireless in-ear headphones with a daring new form factor. Today, we see the introduction of the BackBeat Go 2 which sports several significant upgrades yet a lower price tag than the original had at launch ($80 down from $100). The most […]

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Sennheiser discontinues the Amperior

Sennheiser discontinues the Amperior

| July 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Just last year, Sennheiser released a successor to the long-running HD-25-1 II: the Amperior. The new additions were aluminum earcups (which improve the resonance), an in-line mic/remote, and new color options (blue and silver). All that sounds great, but the big problem was the price increase: $350 up from $200, which apparently didn’t fare well […]

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Westone announces Adventure Series Alpha IEMs

Westone announces Adventure Series Alpha IEMs

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Westone, a leader in the IEM market, is bringing some versatility to the table with a new sports-style earphone. Announced earlier last month, the Adventure Series Alpha (ADV for short) comes priced in at $200 and aims to be your “do-it-all” headphone. The main features are as follows: Magnesium uni-body construction IPX-3 water resistance Reflective […]

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Boomphones: headphones with built-in speakers (only available in Canada)

Boomphones: headphones with built-in speakers (only available in Canada)

| April 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

We’ve all had those moments where we’ve wanted to share something on our phone or MP3 player but have simply had to settle for the crappy speaker built-in to the device. Boomphones aim to provide the best solution to that problem, developing headphones that have speakers built-in! The button on the earcup lets you switch […]

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