Tag: On-ear

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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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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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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Nokia announces three budget headphones to hit shelves this September

Nokia announces three budget headphones to hit shelves this September

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

In partnership with Zound Industries (the fashion-minded makers of Marshall, Urbanears, Molami, and Coloud headphones), Nokia has announced that all three Coloud headphones will be released in Nokia-exclusive colors: cyan, red, and yellow. In the spirit of onomatopoeia, the headphones are named The Boom, The Knock, and The Pop and all include an in-line microphone […]

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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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Beyerdynamic introduces the portable DTX 501 p

Beyerdynamic introduces the portable DTX 501 p

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

This August, Beyerdynamic is adding another headphone to their already stellar lineup of audio products. The DTX 501 p is an ultra-portable headphone much in vein of the Sennheiser PX200-II because of its tiny size, great portability, and closed-back design. From the press release, it even seems that it will sound similar! Check out their […]

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Harman Kardon releases five square-style headphones

Harman Kardon releases five square-style headphones

| June 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Harman, most known for their AKG line of headphones, has just released five new models as part of their Kardon brand: two in-ear models, one on-ear, and two over-ear. They are all “square-styled” much in vein of the Bower & Wilkins headphones. They are available now, exclusively at Apple retail stores and Apple.com. Check out […]

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Incase debuts the Capsule, Pivot, Reflex, and Sonic

Incase debuts the Capsule, Pivot, Reflex, and Sonic

| June 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Incase has recently released their “2012 Summer Audio Collection”, composed of two portable headphones, one in-ear headphone, and one full-size headphone.

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AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio version up for preorder

AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio version up for preorder

| June 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

One of our favorite DJ headphones¬†now has a new Studio version up for pre-order. Its hallmark coiled wires and back matte finish remain intact, but several tweaks have been made to transform it to a studio headphone. The biggest difference is the larger ear cups, which come with two different types of ear pads: protein […]

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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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