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    HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset Review

    A challenger has arrived! Kingston’s HyperX line has been putting out some quality products for quite some time now and the HyperX Cloud Stinger gaming headset is no exception. During unboxing, I found the packaging of the Cloud Stinger and the color scheme of all black with only a splash of red in the HyperX […]

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    Pair of Wireless Headphones Explodes In-Flight, Injuring One Woman

    As we were reminded during the “hoverboard” era and the Galaxy Note 7 saga, lithium-ion batteries are extremely dangerous when not used properly by the companies that build them into their products — and even without a fault, there’s still an element of risk. They’re volatile, and when damaged they can and do explode violently. It’s concerning […]

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    Rock the Slopes With These Detachable Helmet Headphones

    Speaker helmets and aftermarket add-ons are nothing new to snowsports, but they’ve never been particularly convenient. In-line remotes and their tiny buttons aren’t the greatest match for snow gloves, and having a separate audio component can be annoying when putting the helmet on or taking it off. If that’s not a ready-made pitch for a […]

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    BeatsX Wireless In-Ear Headphones Review

    Beats has been killing it lately. Their Powerbeats3 and Solo3 wireless headphones both earned Chip Chick Picks for being top notch wireless headphones in their respective categories. After a delay, their lightweight BeatsX in-ear headphones are finally here, and we consider them to be a superior alternative to Apple’s AirPods. First of all, kudos to […]

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    Audeze iSine10 In-Ear Headphone Review

    These are not Star Wars headphones. But, they may have come from a galaxy far far away. The Audeze iSine10 are a high-fidelity pair of in-ear lightning headphones. Outside of their Millenium-Falcon-esque build, their claim to fame is that they’re the first to include planar magnetics into in-ear headphones. Large 30mm planar magnetic diaphragms are […]

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    Jabra Elite Sport True Wireless Earbuds Review

    In short order, we’ve been hit with a huge number of true wireless earbuds — wireless earbuds that lack even a cord to connect the two buds. Generally, true wireless earbuds are one of two types. The first are purely for audio, and tend to be smaller and and more stylish (Earin, Skybuds, and the Sol […]

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    Crown Jewel Headphones Are Fit for a Queen

    Want headphones that have been given the royal treatment? It’s not going to be easy. Lit Headphones have been on fire for a year now, selling out of their lavishly handmade crown headphones on the regular. These headphones are no pretenders to the throne, either — depending on the model, the earcups and headband can be […]

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    Fashion-First Wireless Earbuds Are Stored in Bracelets and Necklaces

    In 2015, a new company called Ashley Chloe took to Kickstarter to fund Helix, a pair of Bluetooth in-ear headphones stored in bracelets. Their crowdfunding campaign was a success, and it’s helped them create something even more in need of storage — true wireless earbuds. True wireless earbuds — think AirPods, Skybuds, Earin, Samsung IconX, Sol Republic Amps […]

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    Utopia Diamond Encrusted Headphones Cost More Than a Tesla

    Focal gives a new meaning to high-end headphones with Utopia by Tournaire. Amidst other jaw-dropping features, the headband has a trilogy setting that is made of 18-karat gold encrusted with a whopping 6.5 karats of diamonds, all done by hand. This luxury item can be yours for $120,000. Focal’s Utopia by Tournaire is built off […]

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    Sol Republic’s Truly Wireless Amps Air Review

    Now that Apple’s AirPods are finally out, a lot of people are wondering what alternatives are there? Maybe you’re looking for a pair of buds that are actually in-ear or something more compatible with your devices. Sol Republic, a brand known for their bold designs and high quality headphones, has released their very own pair […]

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    Ariana Grande Gets Her Own Official Cat Ear Headphones

    We’ve been big fans of the Cat Ear Headphones that Brookstone carries, and apparently we’re not the only ones. Passing by a Brookstone in a mall (are they anywhere else?) earlier this week, I happened to spy Ariana Grande’s face on some of those boxes of Cat Ear Headphones. Sure enough, they’ve caught the pop […]

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    Cat Ear Headphones Are Now Purrrfectly Wireless

    The iPhone 7 and similar no audio port having smartphones are forcing everyone to go wireless. By everyone, we do indeed mean everyone. Even those cat ear headphones Brookstone introduced last year are getting a Bluetooth version, but they didn’t just cut the cord and call it a day. Last year’s cat ear headphones were […]

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    Show Off Your Headphones with Just Mobile’s HeadStand

    While many of us have accepted Apple’s prescribed reality and bought wireless headphones, we all still need a neat way to store our headphones. Fortunately, there’s a new headphone stand from Just Mobile that not only looks great, but with its aluminum body, it’s designed to match Apple products as well as many popular aluminum body […]

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    Moshi Mythro Air Wireless In-Ear Headphones Review

    Moshi is relatively new to audio, but they’ve gotten off to a good start. Their Avanti on-ear headphones combined excellent design with above average audio, and was one of our favorites this year for the price. In September, Moshi announced their first wireless audio products — the Mythro Air and the Vortex Air. These Bluetooth […]