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Razer Ifrit Broadcast Headset’s Product Video Had Us ROTFL

When you do live broadcast, you want to look your best and that includes a mess-free hair. But, really, you can’t do that if you have a clunky headset ON your hair, can you? However nice your hair has been set, it is going to get mess up. That’s not to mention the headset will be partially hiding your gorgeous locks. That there, my friends, is called headset hair. But with the new Razer Ifrit Broadcast Headset, it will liberate you from this hair-raising issue. Continue reading Razer Ifrit Broadcast Headset’s Product Video Had Us ROTFL

Razer Tiamat 7.1 Offers True Surround Sound And A View Of Its Innards

Seven discrete surround sound channels, five drivers in each earcup making a total of ten drivers. Those are what the new flagship headset Tiamat 7.1 V2 from leading gaming lifestyle company Razer has to offer. That’s right. 10 freaking drivers and 7.1 surround sound on a pair of headphones. Those are something of a dream when I started gaming with a pair of headphones wrapped on my head. But of course, back then, that wasn’t possible. Technologies have since evolved leaps and bounds, making what used to be only possible with clunky external speakers a possibility on a thing you wear on your head. It is a good time to be alive, at least it is for gamers. Continue reading Razer Tiamat 7.1 Offers True Surround Sound And A View Of Its Innards

Playstation 20th Anniversary DualShock 4: a Consolation for Missing Out on the Anniversary PS4?

The most frustrating thing for any hardcore Playstation fan right now would be, not owning the 20th Anniversary Edition PS4. While fate is pretty much sealed at this point with regard to that special colored unit, not all hope is lost. Enters the celebratory Playstation 20th Anniversary DualShock 4 and as you might have guessed, it is dressed in the Playstation iconic ‘Original Grey’, complete with the original colorful Playstation logo. Playstation mentioned about it a few days ago (in midst of busy tweets on upcoming games announced at E3), and so has Playstation Europe on their blog, but the difference is, EU’s side did not mention about the Gold Wireless Headset which, not surprisingly, will be garbed in the same ‘Original Grey’ with the retro-licious logo. Continue reading Playstation 20th Anniversary DualShock 4: a Consolation for Missing Out on the Anniversary PS4?

Senss’ Bluewire Brings Hands-free Call Recording on Both Ends to Bluetooth Headset

We have all been there. We conclude a phone conversation, only to forget some details like phone number, address and stuff mention during the conversation. It will be helpful if the other party could send you a text with those information, but hey, we don’t live in a perfect world and so that text thing may not always happen, plus not every time you will have access to another device or writing materials. And this is one modern day person’s woe that Bluewire aims to solve. This seemingly nondescript device is touted as the only Bluetooth headset in the market that lets you record both sides of a smartphone or VoIP conversation, stores them on its 16GB memory and ready to be access on your smartphone via a dedicated app. Continue reading Senss’ Bluewire Brings Hands-free Call Recording on Both Ends to Bluetooth Headset

Motorola Moto Hint: Finally, a Bluetooth Headset That’s Completely Discreet and Customizable

Bluetooth headset has come a long way. it used to be cumbersome and always come with a mandatory boom sticking out. and even with the technological advancement we have today, it still remain an eyesore. that’s precisely why i don’t use one. my thought is, if its going to be an eyesore anyway, why bother with one that needs to be charged? so wired headset it is. well, then comes along this futuristic, discreet earbud (note: singular) from Motorola, dubbed Moto Hint. it is a Bluetooth headset, or more correctly, a Bluetooth earbud that works like any Bluetooth headsets, minus the awkwardness. thanks to the IR proximity detectors, it turns on when you plug it into your ear and automatically switches off and route calls back to your smartphone when you take it out. when not active and still in your ear, the earbud’s pass-through audio ensure you can still hear everything around you clearly. Continue reading Motorola Moto Hint: Finally, a Bluetooth Headset That’s Completely Discreet and Customizable

What We Have Missed: Day 213, Week 31 In The Year Of 2014

Sony AS20 Action Cam Sony Outs AS20 Action Cam With SteadyShot For $200
yet another action cam from Sony to ride the POV wave. it boasts 16.8MP Exmor R CMOS sensor, ZEISS Tessar lens with 170-deg FOV, built-in stereo microphone, SteadyShot electronic image stabilization, built-in WiFi, up to 28Mbps recording, and will auto inverts image if it’s being shot upside down. $200. BUY.


Samsung 78-inch UN78S9B Bendable UHD TV Samsung 78-inch Bendable UHD TV Costs 35 Million Won
curve or no curve? well, the Samsung 78-inch UN78S9B bendable TV is the UHD TV for the undecided, but for now, it is reserved for the well-off in South Korea. it is expected to carry a sticker of 35 million Won or about US$34,000. no word on international availability though. LEARN MORE [KR]. [via]
SteelSeries Siberia Elite World of Warcraft Edition Headset SteelSeries Siberia Elite World of Warcraft Edition Headset
WoW fans, contain your excitement cos’ SteelSeries has just announced the Siberia Elite World of Warcraft Edition Headset, boasting illuminated runes with loads of color options with lighting effects, Dolby technologies, virtual 7.1 surround sound, overhead suspension headband and a lightweight construction. $209.99. BUY.


1962 Ferrari 250 GTO One Of The 39 62′ Ferrari 250 GTO Set To Go Under The Hammer
developed by Giotto Bizzarrini and styled by Sergio Scaglietti, only 39 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO were ever built and one of them is headed to the auction block with an asking price of (a whopping) 40 million Euro. powered by a 300 hp 3L engine, it has only 15,000 km on the odometer. LEARN MORE [GR]. [via]
1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale By Scaglietti Super Rare 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale by Scaglietti Heads To Monterey
another super rare ride for the super rich auto enthusiasts. set to go under the gavel at the Monterey sale event, the 64′ Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale by Scaglietti is one of the only three in existence. it has 320 hp 3.2L V12 block, paired to a 5-speed stick shifter, plus all-round disc brakes. LEARN MORE.


Jabra Introduces Stealth Bluetooth Headset With microPOWER Technology

if you have played GTA V, you would have ‘experienced’ the wonder of discreet headset that allows two-communication during your ‘missions’. while the real world has yet to see technologies that keep you always connected with another party or parties without touching your headset, the Jabra Stealth Bluetooth Headset is one step closer to that frictional gadget by first shrinking its physical size (and looks pretty damn cool too). touted as the first headset to feature microPOWER technology, the Stealth is minuscule in size, providing you with hands-free communication in a discreet manner and boasts crystal clear sound via HD Voice. there is also built-in NFC for swift pairing with your smartphones, while a rechargeable battery provides up to 6 hours of talk time. an energy-saving PowerNap function helps to conserve energy to extend the usage time. Continue reading Jabra Introduces Stealth Bluetooth Headset With microPOWER Technology

Damson Brings Bone Conduction Technology To Consumer Headphones With Headbones

most people love music and most people would love the company of music wherever they go or whatever they are doing, including during activities like cycling and jogging. therein lies the problem. when you have earbuds stuck in your sound holes, you will be less aware of the surrounding, which could be a fairly dangerous game – especially when running in open environments where threat of vehicles is very real. this is where Damson Headbones Bone Conducting Headphones comes in. based on the company’s Incisor Diffusion Technology, Headbones uses bone conduction technology which relies on our skull to amplify the sound. the headphones is designed to rest on your temporal bone and the audio is transmitted to your cochlea, bypassing the outer ear and eardrum. Continue reading Damson Brings Bone Conduction Technology To Consumer Headphones With Headbones

Polk Audio Striker Gaming Headset Brings Audiophile-grade Sound To Affordable Cans

gaming and audiophile don’t often go hand-in-hand, but since last year, Polk Audio has managed to marry the two with three console gaming audio solutions and at this year’s E3, it has another to offer: the Polk Audio Striker Gaming Headset. designed with Xbox One in mind, the Striker features Polk’s Dynamic Balance driver technology for wider and more impressive frequency range that promised “sharp details and no hints of strain or resonances” and doing so at an amazing price point of under 90 bucks. with the Striker, you can expect two things synonymous with Polk Audio: awesome sound and stylish hardware design. key features include ProFit Comfort system earcups, built-in boom mic with flexible and retractable extension, and 46-inch cable with strain-relief connector. Continue reading Polk Audio Striker Gaming Headset Brings Audiophile-grade Sound To Affordable Cans

Turtle Beach Outs Ear Force Elite 800, Touts DTS Surround Sound

now that major consoles are already out and about in the market, all eyes will be on the new games and peripherals for these consoles at this year’s E3, happening between June 10 and 12. speaking of hardware, Turtle Beach has a trio of headsets to show off and among them, it is the Turtle Beach Ear Force Elite 800 Headset that caught our attention. with the Elite 800, Turtle Beach brings DTS to your sound holes, offering surround sound gaming audio with DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Channel Sound and DTS Surround Sound modes, and has Active Noise Cancellation to boot. both features are unheard of for console gaming headsets until now. the Elite 800 boasts a completely re-imagined preset system that allows the surround sound modes to be preset for different genre of games, movies and music. a mobile app lets you customize and manage these presets with ease. Continue reading Turtle Beach Outs Ear Force Elite 800, Touts DTS Surround Sound