Tag Archives: Earphones

Just Dunk These Earbuds’ Ear Tips Into Hot Water For A Perfect Fit

Like it or not, no two person’s sound holes are the same and therefore, there is no such thing as one-size-fits all earbuds. Even with different sizes of eartips, there are bound to have discrepancies. For those with the dough to drop, there are custom solutions out there. Not all hope is lost if you don’t have several pieces of Benjamin Franklin to spare because, now there is the Black Diamond True Wireless Earphones by Decibullz Custom. Continue reading Just Dunk These Earbuds’ Ear Tips Into Hot Water For A Perfect Fit

Here Are Some New Sony Headphones For Audiophiles With Deep Pockets

Attention audiophiles, here are some new products from Sony that are sure to be music to your ears. There is a prerequisite though and that is, you ought to have pretty deep pockets, but more on that later. Sony has just announced that it has remastered its Signature Series with IER-Z1R In-Ear Headphones and DMP-Z1 Digital Music Player. In addition, it has introduced two musical in-ear monitors, IER-M9 and IER-M7 In-ear Stage Monitors, and a new audio cans, the MDR-Z7M2 Headphones – a follow up to its acclaimed MDR-Z7 Signature Series Headphones. Continue reading Here Are Some New Sony Headphones For Audiophiles With Deep Pockets

JLab Audio’s New True Wireless Earbuds Cost No More Than $50

If you are still poking around for a truly affordable, true wireless earbuds, JLab Audio JBuds Air True Wireless Signature Earbuds might just be what you have been looking for. Announced last week, this handsome pair of wireless earphones feature 13-14 hours of playtime over Bluetooth, custom EQ3 Sound that offers three custom settings (Signature, Balanced and Bass Boost), a built-in microphone for calls and activating voice assistants such as Siri or Google Assistant, an ergonomic shape that promise secure snug fit without hook, IP55 rating for resistant against sweat, and automatic turning on and pairing between the two sides when taken out of their case. Continue reading JLab Audio’s New True Wireless Earbuds Cost No More Than $50

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