Tag Archives: Earphones

Audio-Technica Introduces Its First True Wireless Earbuds At IFA

You know the technology for true wireless earbuds is finally ripe for picking when big players are slowly joining the wireless earbuds bandwagon. The last we heard was Pioneer and today, Audio-Technica also surprises us with not one, but two pairs of true wireless earbuds. The first is Audio-Technica Sound Reality ATH-CKR7TW and the second pair is one geared towards active lifestyle called Audio-Technica SonicSport True Wireless ATH-SPORT7TW. Continue reading Audio-Technica Introduces Its First True Wireless Earbuds At IFA

Hadoro’s Luxurious Carbon Fiber AirPods Costs A Cool $760

There is no way you can’t stand out with the Apple AirPods (that’s in a bad way, btw), but even so, you may want a touch luxury or individualism which companies like Brikk and ColorWare will gladly provide. While ColorWare 150-ish custom color Apple earbuds is affordable, we can’t say the same for Brikk Lux AirPods. This is where Hadoro AirPods Carbon Black may be able to fill the shoes. It is luxurious, in a carbon fiber way, and it costs ‘just’ €650 (US$760). Continue reading Hadoro’s Luxurious Carbon Fiber AirPods Costs A Cool $760

Pioneer’s First True Wireless In-Ear Headphone Is Surprisingly ‘Budget’

Pioneer has finally join the true wireless headphones bandwagon with this pair of in-ear wireless headphone called C8. The Pioneer SE-C8TW-B In-Ear Truly Wireless Headphone is what you expect from such a product: a true, cable-free design, Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity, app-enabled (for Android at the moment), and built-in batteries good for 3 hours of continuous playback, plus an charging case that offers 2x charges before needing to recharge again. Continue reading Pioneer’s First True Wireless In-Ear Headphone Is Surprisingly ‘Budget’

You Can Now Own A Pair Of AirPods With Retro Macintosh Look

If you have been following this blog, you would have know how much I hated the Apple AirPods’ design. I certainly won’t part with $159 for it, let alone $399. Wait, what? There is a pair of AirPods that cost that much? As a matter of fact, there is and it certainly is a product only hardcore Apple fanatics need apply. The ColorWare custom-colored AirPods in question is not coated in gold, but may very be more alluring than gold to true Macintosh fans because, it is custom colored in retro Apple computer color. You know, the familiar beige hue that was all rage in those days? Continue reading You Can Now Own A Pair Of AirPods With Retro Macintosh Look

AmpPack Packs A Power Bank, Wireless Earbuds Into An iPhone Case

While cool, wireless earbuds also bring about new sets of inconvenience. Inconveniences such as one more thing to charge and carry, and the risk of losing the earbuds because of the former. As weird as it is, an integrated Apple AirPods case might have solved those “inconveniences” and now, there is the Ascape AmpPack for iPhone users who are non-fan of the ugly-ass AirPods. Continue reading AmpPack Packs A Power Bank, Wireless Earbuds Into An iPhone Case

TicPods Free Is A Cheaper Alternative To AirPods That Is Not Ugly

Apple’s designs have been copied the world over and if the tech giant has a design that has yet to caught up with its competitions, then you know it if fugly (I looking at you Apple AirPods). I mean, people don’t just copy, right? Or so I thought… Enters TicPods Free Wireless Earbuds by Mobvoi. Beijing-based, Google-backed Mobvoi is not new a new to the business of gadgets, btw, but judging from its portfolio, it does have a penchant for, how do you say? Replicating designs and the TicPods Free is the company’s latest handiwork. Continue reading TicPods Free Is A Cheaper Alternative To AirPods That Is Not Ugly

Star Trek Vulcan Wireless Earbuds Lets You Enjoy Music With Pointy Ears

I know some folks are such a huge fan of Star Trek’s Spock that they’d sport the Vulcan’s pointy ear all-day long. If you are one them, then the Star Trek Vulcan Bluetooth In-ear Headphones from Anovos will be right up your galactic alley. I mean, what’s not to love? Well, for Star Trek/Vulcan/Spock superfans, at least, because you get to enjoy your favorite tunes in private while looking the part of a Vulcan. Pro tip: try to keep a straight face like Spock to complete the look. Continue reading Star Trek Vulcan Wireless Earbuds Lets You Enjoy Music With Pointy Ears

The Total Cost For This Soundbar And Wireless Earbuds Is Still Cheaper Than A Pair Of Apple AirPods

I admit. I am bias. I am currently in the market for a soundbar and hopefully, a pair of wireless earbuds and hence, this post. I was scouring the Internet for bargain deals that won’t break my pathetic bank account and the good news for me and everyone else who’s in the market for a decent soundbar and/or a pair of true wireless earbuds, here are a soundbar from NakaLight and wireless earbuds from Photive with a combine cost of less than that of Apple AirPods. And oh, you probably have quite a bit left over for hailing a UBER to wherever you want to go. Continue reading The Total Cost For This Soundbar And Wireless Earbuds Is Still Cheaper Than A Pair Of Apple AirPods

With Polatap, Traveling With Your Gadgets Will Never Be A Mess Again

Unlike our forebears, modern day travelers have more to pack than mere essentials like garments and toiletries. We have gadgets and their associated accessories too. These modern nomads’ necessary evils have always make my suitcase feels messy and I thought this is it, we have to live with it, but as it turns out, we don’t have to because there is Polatap. Polatap brings to you, in one neat kit, a metal clip accessory, a Bluetooth receiver, a cable kit, a battery hub (AKA power bank), and a speaker block – all magnetically snaps together into one no-mess package. Continue reading With Polatap, Traveling With Your Gadgets Will Never Be A Mess Again

Here Are Some New Gadgets From Xiaomi For This Holiday Season

When it comes to the holiday season, no businesses and manufacturers will want to miss on the opportunity bank on the holiday season shopping craze. This is true everywhere that celebrates Christmas and that obviously includes the U.S. As it turns out, not only China giants like Haier, Hisense and TCL understands this; Xiaomi, the one of the world’s largest phone makers, is not going to miss out this once-a-year golden opportunity outside of their home base. For the uninitiated, Xiaomi is not just about handsets you can’t get in the U.S. you hear so often; it also makes a gazillion of other products, including educational toys, home appliances, and a bunch of other electronics. Continue reading Here Are Some New Gadgets From Xiaomi For This Holiday Season