Fender is known for making guitars and amplifiers that are easily recognized by nearly anyone. So it’s no surprise that the company is getting into Bluetooth speakers. The Newport is the cheaper of the pair, offering the classic guitar amp look paired with most of the Bluetooth basics.
Price: $199.99Battery: 12 hoursConnectivity: Bluetooth 4.2 with ... Read More »
Much like Amazon has done, Google is opening up Google Assistant to third parties. Though the companies virtual assistant has so far resided on smartphones and watches (and of course the Google Home), you’ll soon start to see it in products like speakers and appliances.
Google mentions ... Read More »
Motorola’s latest accessory is a set of fully wireless earphones called the Stream. They’re actually made by Binatone but Motorola has licensed its name for the product.
Battery life with true wireless earphones is usually not very good, but the Motorola Stream is particularly subpar. A single charge will get you two hours of listening time, ... Read More »
This one is for the bassheads out there. If there is one thing that most Bluetooth speakers lack, it’s bass. I’m not talking about low-end rumble, I’m talking about actual impact. Bass usually requires enclosure size, and portable speakers lack this. However, there are exceptions.
Price: $69.99 Battery: 5,200mAh, 11 hours Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, ... Read More »
Power banks are a common accessory, and most support Qualcomm Quick Charge these days. But some companies love to use proprietary charging methods. Huawei is one of them, and devices like the Honor 8 and Mate 9 require FCP to charge quickly. Thankfully, Tronsmart has created ... Read More »
Bluetooth speakers are a dime a dozen, but V-MODA is doing what it does best: stand out. The company is a mix of fashion and audiophile, attempting to bring amazing sound and stunning design together. This Remix speaker features a plethora of custom metal or 3D-printed parts that can be attached to it to change its ... Read More »
The Wearhaus Arc headphones started off on Kickstarter, and despite the site’s iffy reputation, this project launched and is now for sale. It attempts to bring unique features like music sharing to the world of Bluetooth headphones.
Drivers: 40mm neodymium dual diaphragm Impedance: 28.5 ohms Bluetooth version: 4.0 with AptX Battery life: 16 hours, 1200mAh ... Read More »
The Samsung Gear 360 was an interesting addition to Samsung’s accessory lineup. It was a 360-degree camera that worked with Samsung flagships and could take both photos and videos of everything around you.
This year the Gear 360 gets an upgrade. The new generation now offers 4K video recording at 24 ... Read More »
The Samsung DeX dock is an intriguing accessory for the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. The phone inserts into the dock via USB Type-C and is transformed into a PC of sorts.
The dock features two USB ports, an HDMI port, a USB Type-C ... Read More »
It was previously rumored that Samsung will include AKG earphones with the Galaxy S8. AKG is a subsidiary of the Samsung-owned Harmon, which makes premium audio gear (including some audiophile classics like the K702).
Instead of the mediocre earphones you usually get with phones, you’ll be getting these. These leaked photos ... Read More »