Tag Archive: Headphones

Urbanears Plattan ADV Headphones Debut

Urbanears Plattan ADV Headphones Debut

Urbanears Plattan ADV Headphones Debut With the release of Plattan in 2009, Urbanears changed the way the world saw headphones. Elevating headphones from the realm of chromed plastics to a colorful fashion accessory, paved the way for a new generation of electronics – a generation where form is just as important as function. Urbanears is …

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A-Audio Legacy Headphones Introduced

A-Audio Legacy Headphones Introduced

A-Audio Legacy Headphones Introduced Award-winning headphones and new A-Audio line will be showcased at CES, South Hall, Booth #21259 A-Audio, a Miami-based audio company founded on the principles of innovation, quality, precision and craftsmanship, today announces that it has been named a 2015 CES Innovation Awards Honoree for the A-Audio Legacy Headphones  in both the Portable Media Players and Accessories and Headphones …

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Urbanears Safari Grunge Collection Headphones Announced

Urbanears Safari Grunge Collection Headphones Announced

Urbanears Safari Grunge Collection Headphones Announced via Max Borges Agency Introducing the Urbanears Safari Grunge Collection – a special Fall 2014 line that’s all about urban edge, minus the black, leather and studs. Muted backdrops with splashes of contrasting colors add a twist to the classic animal print motifs, which include the Plattan Surplus Leo …

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808 Audio Performer Headphones Debut

808 Audio Performer Headphones Debut

808 Audio Performer Headphones Debut DJs and sound engineers collaborated to design headphones they desired, resulting in the Performer, with suspended ear cups, 40mm drivers, and 90° ear cup rotation in Bluetooth and wired models via Max Borges Agency 808 Audio, an audio brand conceived from the roots of hip hop and EDM, today announces …

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LUXA2 Lavi Series Headphones Launched

LUXA2 Lavi Series Headphones Launched

LUXA2 Lavi Series Headphones Launched LUXA2, a market leader in power, audio and holder solutions, today announce the new Lavi Headphone Series, a new range of headphones designed for all musical palettes in mind – Lavi S, Lavi D Over-ear and Lavi L On-ear Wireless Headphones. Lavi S Over-ear Wireless Headphones Built for music enthusiasts that desire …

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Takstar HD5500 Headphones Review

Takstar HD5500 Headphones Review Takstar is well-known for their bang-for-the-buck headphones, and today, we take a look at their HD5500s. Priced at $74.50, these headphones are for mobile users who want a solid and well-sounding pair of headphones. We take the HD5500s for a spin to see if they can live up to such expectations… …

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Pioneer HDJ-C70 Headphones Introduced

Pioneer HDJ-C70 Headphones Introduced

Pioneer HDJ-C70 Headphones Introduced New HDJ-C70 Added to Pioneer’s Line-up of Professional DJ Headphones Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc.’s Professional Sound and Visual Division today introduced the HDJ-C70professional on-ear headphones intended for DJs who prefer a headset that is lightweight, extremely flexible, and can produce audio with more impactful bass and clear mid and high frequencies. The …

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JBL Synchros S700 Headphones Review

JBL Synchros S700 Headphones Review It’s been a long time since I’ve been treated to a real nice set of cans, my last pair being from House of Marley are nice enough and suit my style but have some limitations in the sound department. JBL are well known for producing quality sound gear so the …

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Superlux HD668B Headphones Review

Superlux is a Taiwanese manufacturer of audio components that targets the “affordable market”. Their headphones have slowly entered the market during the past years and they have made quiet a hype in various enthusiast forums and gaming communities. At first, we were quite skeptical about the relatively unknown company as it is the first time we ever heard from them, and at such a low price, the Superlux HD 668B Headphones are the most affordable set of headphones that Benchmark Reviews has ever taken a close look at.

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HiFiMAN HE-560 Planar Magnetic Headphones Review

HiFiMAN HE-560 Planar Magnetic Headphones Review HiFiMAN’s latest high-end headphones are put to the test. The new HE-560s feature improvements across the board both in terms of sound and comfort. Design wise it is a long departure from the older HE-series headphones in the sense that they feature a suspended headband design and wooden cups… …

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Pioneer SE-MX7 and SE-MX9 On-ear and SE-CX8 and SE-CX9 In-ear Headphones Unveiled

Pioneer SE-MX7 and SE-MX9 On-ear and SE-CX8 and SE-CX9 In-ear Headphones Unveiled

Pioneer SE-MX7 and SE-MX9 On-ear and SE-CX8 and SE-CX9 In-ear Headphones Unveiled Creates Superior Club Sound with Four New Consumer Headphones Offerings The music and sounds played in today’s popular nightclubs create excitement and fun for patrons. Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. has incorporated those emotions into developing its new line of “Superior Club Sound” headphones. The …

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V-MODA XS Headphones Unveiled

V-MODA XS Headphones Unveiled

V-MODA XS Headphones Unveiled Extra small, foldable headphones feature a slim profile for better comfort and exquisite sound V-MODA, maker of the world’s finest high-fidelity headphones trusted by pros and savvy consumers alike, is thrilled to announce the latest addition to their award-wining M-Class Series – the XS. Designed for ultimate comfort and sleek ergonomic …

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Cambridge Audio DacMagic XS Headphones Review

Cambridge Audio DacMagic XS Headphones Review Cambridge is one of the brands that really kicked off high-end audio for PCs by releasing their competitively priced DacMagic series some years ago. As with everything else around, their products keep on getting smaller, and today, we will take a look at the DacMagic XS, a small USB-powered …

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BlueAnt PUMP HD Sportsbuds Headphones Launched

BlueAnt PUMP HD Sportsbuds Headphones Launched

BlueAnt PUMP HD Sportsbuds Headphones Launched Groundbreaking wireless multi-sport headphones deliver unrivaled HD Audio in a rugged Aussie design BlueAnt Wireless, a leading innovator in Bluetooth audio solutions, announces the launch of PUMP HD Sportbuds – delivering unrivaled audio for intense activity and extreme conditions. Featuring best-in-class wireless range, PUMP delivers crystal clear audio and …

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Audio-Technica ATH-CKX7iS Headphones Review

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX7iS Headphones Review Headphones, there are as many as users, almost almost. However, the ITE had the wind in their sails, they were unavoidable there are already a few years. The intra was a must-have with a walkman cassette. Today, however, almost all manufacturers offer one or more ITE. Today, Audio-Technica introduces us and …

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Velodyne vLEVE Headphones Unveiled

Velodyne vLEVE Headphones Unveiled

Velodyne vLEVE Headphones Unveiled Featuring Designer Interchangeable Skins, Headphones are Stylish, Sonically Sensational – and the Very Latest in Wearable Technology What’s the sound of fashion forward? In a word – according to audio pioneer Velodyne Acoustics (www.velodyne.com) – “vLeve.” Velodyne’s on-ear vLeve headphones are available with designer skins that enable music lovers to engage …

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Razer Kraken Forged Edition Headphones Review

Razer Kraken Forged Edition Headphones Review That pair of headphones my friends, is the Razer Kraken Forged Edition. Handcrafted in the deep, dark depths of… China, constructed of aircraft grade aluminum, and tuned by Razer’s finest sound engineers, the Kraken is Razer’s first and most daring leap into the enthusiast audio market and luckily, we …

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MP4Nation Brainwavz HM9 Headphones Review

MP4Nation Brainwavz HM9 Headphones Review Brainwavz is MP4Nation’s own brand. Focusing on mid-end headphones at a decent price point, MP4Nation sells anything from in-ears to tablets and car systems, but we will take a good hard look at their new HM9 set of headphones today. These feature a 40 mm Ø dynamic driver setup and …

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Razer Kraken Forged Edition Headphones Unveiled

Razer Kraken Forged Edition Headphones Unveiled

Razer Kraken Forged Edition Headphones Unveiled Machined Aluminum and Killer Sound Highlight New Ultra-Premium Headphones, Designed for Music & Gaming Razer™, the world leader in high-performance gaming hardware, software and systems, today announced the launch of its new top-of-the-line headphones: the Razer Kraken Forged Edition. Crafted with ear cups that are machined out of aircraft-grade …

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V-MODA CrossFade M-100 Noise Isolating Headphones Review

To get the most out of the CrossFade M-100 Headphones you will be wise to also invest in a headphone amplifier. The sound output from today’s smartphones might be enough to crap out your average best buy $10 headphones, but it just isn’t enough to get a truly satisfactory experience on a higher quality set of headphones let alone the CrossFade M100’s. A lot of attention has quite rightly been given to sound quality and performance with equal attention also given to build quality and style. Don’t get me wrong, the experience is not disappointing by any means, I just need to point out that the dual-diaphragm 50mm drivers inside the CrossFade M-100 Headphones are so much more capable than you may think.

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X2 Aurel Audio Headphones Unveiled

X2 Aurel Audio Headphones Unveiled

X2 Aurel Audio Headphones Unveiled By Spire We are proud to introduce to the X2 product lines, premium quality audio headphones and the soon be launched Gaming headphones. The X2 Aurel series audio headphones are designed with style, functionality and genuine audio in mind. The X2 Aurel will go with you wherever you go, the …

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Alienvibes EP02 Active Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

Alienvibes EP02 Active Noise Cancelling Headphones Review If you have never used active noise cancelling headphones before you really should. While speaker systems, earbuds and normal headphones allow you to enjoy your music active noise cancelling headphones really allow you to immerse yourself in the music. Today we are taking a look at the Alienvibes …

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SMS Audio STREET by 50 Over-Ear ANC Wired Headphones Debut

SMS Audio STREET by 50 Over-Ear ANC Wired Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation Technology Debut STREET by 50 Over-Ear Active Noise Control Wired headphones eliminate unwanted ambient noise & offer the best in studio mastered sound wherever you go By SMS Audio, LLC SMS Audio, LLC (www.SMSAudio.com), a premier audio headphone and accessories brand from Curtis …

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Alienvibes EP02WT Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

Alienvibes EP02WT Noise Cancelling Headphones Review We reviewed a prototype version of the Alienvibes EP02 noise cancelling headphones back in October of 2012 (see the original review here). We are happy to report that we will be revisiting the same headphones in their retail form. Lets see if Ineo Technology adjusted their design of these …

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Phiaton Bridge MS 500 Headphones Released

Phiaton Bridge MS 500 Headphones Released

Phiaton Bridge MS 500 Headphones Released The latest over-ear headphones in the M-Series from Phiaton are now available at partner retailers By Phiaton Corporation via Max Borges Agency Phiaton Corporation, a premium manufacturer of high-performance personal audio products, is announcing the immediate availability of the Bridge MS 500 Headphones, which will be the first introduction …

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