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 »
Generally, audio quality and fashion are polar opposites in the headphone world. I won’t name names, but many of the hip and expensive brands simply can’t produce audio that’s representative of their price. So what can these golden headphones do?
Drivers: 8mm titanium Impedance: 16 ohms Price: $199.99 Where to buy: Read More »
The 3.5mm jack is endangered. Two major devices have already gotten rid of it, hoping for a future where wireless audio is king. We may not be there quite yet, but the future looks bright. Phiaton’s BT 110 Bluetooth earphones aim to take on the likes of the Apple AirPods.
Bluetooth version: 4.0 Battery life: ... Read More »
OnePlus has been teasing a new announcement, one thought to be for new earphones. Today was the day of the announcement, and it was indeed a set of earphones called the Bullets V2.
The landing page for the Bullets V2 goes in depth about every ... Read More »
It seems the market for Bluetooth headphones is quickly growing as the headphones themselves get lighter and more affordable. This offering from 1byone is a pretty basic one, but it’s also pretty surprising.
Bluetooth version: 4.1 Supported profile: Apt-X Battery life: 7 hours Price: $32.99 Where to buy: 1byone, Read More »
Bluetooth earphones are a new thing for me. I never really thought about it, but the concept of having no cords to get tangled in while jogging or doing chores sounds absolutely fantastic. But they have had significant drawbacks in the past, like battery life and weight. How do a budget pair of earphones stack ... Read More »
When you see something like swappable filters in a pair of earphones, you can’t help but be intrigued. The Trinity Audio Delta is a pretty high-end product, made of aluminum and featuring swappable filters that can change the tone of your audio to fit your preference. I couldn’t help but be excited to give them a ... Read More »
I don’t usually review earphones, but it’s an Android accessory many of us use daily. Everything from media consumption to phone calls are handled by the earbuds we carry every day, and price/durability is a balance that’s hard to strike.
Microphone: Yes Button compatibility: Android/iOS/Windows/Blackberry Price: $49.99 Where to buy: Read More »
Back in the day of the original Galaxy S, audiophiles were thrilled with the Wolfson DAC built into the devices. This, along with a mod called Voodoo Sound, allowed the Galaxy S to pump out some seriously high quality audio that blew other Android devices out of the water. It was ... Read More »
The Samsung Gear Circle is definitely an interesting accessory, and it’s finally out in the U.S. The Gear Circle is a set of Bluetooth earphones that are designed to magnetically clasp together at the ends and become a necklace for easy carrying. And to warn you that you’re getting a call, the piece on the ... Read More »