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 »
Essential is the new kid on the block but it’s backed by the very man who created Android, Andy Rubin. The Essential Phone isn’t being sold on features or gimmicks, but rather an experience. In a flooded market where even the big shots are struggling, can a newcomer without any gimmicks ... 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 earphones are a dime a dozen these days. The market is flooded and there are plenty of good choices out there. Cheap Bluetooth earphones are surprisingly good quality now, so spending big bucks is not necessary! But not all cheap earphones are created equal.
Bluetooth version: 4.1 Profiles: HSP, HFP, A2DP, AVRCP, aptX, CVC ... Read More »
When Google created the Chromebook line, it had yet to define a niche. It was unclear if Chromebooks were intended for casual web browsers, kids, those new to computers, or any host of other defining factors. The company tried different tactics (RIP Chromebook Pixel), but saw particular ... 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 »
These days, $250 can get you a great phone. The days of having to pay at least $600 for a decent phone are long over, and the age of good budget phones is here. The Honor 6X continues the tradition of a budget phone with premium build quality and decent hardware.