Tag: Portable headphones

Marshall Monitor – $109 [Active Deal]

Marshall Monitor – $109 [Active Deal]

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anyone eye-ing the Marshall Monitor headphones will be happy to hear that they just received a huge price drop, from $200 to $109. The Monitor is the flagship headphone from Marshall, the well-known British amplifier company who has recently been releasing headphones in partnership with Zound Industries. While Marshall’s first few headphones received pretty bad […]

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A rundown of Audio-Technica’s new headphones [CES 2014]

A rundown of Audio-Technica’s new headphones [CES 2014]

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Audio-Technica came out full-force at this year’s CES, introducing over 10 new headphones. While last year we saw Audio-Technica introduce new high-end audiophile headphones, this year we get a healthy dose of more affordable, street-wear style headphones. You will notice there are a TON of color combinations, so hopefully there is something for everyone. One […]

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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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Beats revamps the Dre Studios: similar look, upgraded components

Beats revamps the Dre Studios: similar look, upgraded components

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Beats by Dr. Dre have been at the forefront of the celebrity and fashion headphones movement, and as we all know, technology goes out of fashion real quick these days. With that in mind, the company has announced that their first and most popular headphone is getting a refresh. The 2013 iteration of the Beats by […]

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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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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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Pre-order the V-Moda VTF-100 (M-100 First-Production Run Unit)

Pre-order the V-Moda VTF-100 (M-100 First-Production Run Unit)

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The M-100 has generated quite the buzz over at Head-Fi and that buzz is being kept alive by CEO Val Kolton’s frequent updates. The latest news of the M-100 is that you can now pre-order a pre-production unit! UPDATE: Val actually stated on Head-Fi that that these are the FIRST RUN production units, not pre-production, […]

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Boomphones Phantom on preorder in the US

Boomphones Phantom on preorder in the US

| August 8, 2012 | 2 Comments

Remember those headphones with built-in loudspeakers we saw back April? Well they are now up for pre-order in the US. The Phantom is the company’s first “headphone speakers” and they are available in white or black for $149. If you pre-order, you will get free shipping, a free Boomphones t-shirt, and early access: your headphones will […]

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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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