Top 7 Best Gaming Headphones for the Ultimate Immersive Gaming Experience

May 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

For the most immersive video gaming experience possible a decent pair of gaming headphones is essential. It needs to have decent bass so you feel all those explosions in Call of Duty as well as clear so you can hear instructions when playing co-op. Of course, if you’re a committed gamer then you’ll be wearing them for hours at a time, so they need to be comfortable too. Whether to go wired or wireless really depends on your budget. Most wireless gaming headphones are expensive. The current favorite of most competitive gamers and e-sports players are the Astro Gaming A50 which are a bit pricey […]

Will Sol Republic Overtake Beats as the Most Popular Headphones Brand?

Apr 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

For SOL Republic it is neither the logo nor the flash celeb endorsements that drives their consumers to buy their product. It’s the hardware itself. The rise in smart phones and tablets are the major factor of the increase in the demand for quality audio hardware. Alongside Beats and other leading headphone manufacturer, SoL Republic offers high quality, fashionable and yet affordable headphones that appeals to the millennial generation. A few of their fans even got some tattoos that depicts SOL Republic’s logo. Which is a good indication that SoL Republic has a growing loyal market. But can SoL topple down Beats by […]

Top 8 Best Bluetooth Wireless Headphones in 2014 Reviewed and Rated

Apr 25, 2016 // 1 Comment

Far from a novelty, Bluetooth wireless technology is becoming a must have feature when shopping for high range headphones. All the top brands now have a flagship pair of Bluetooth headphones for connecting devices (sometimes more than one) without getting tangled up in wires. But which to choose? Here’s my roundup of the best Bluetooth headphones in 2014. Sony MDR1RBT Wireless Bluetooth Prestige headphones Sony hasn’t managed to gain a sense of dominance in the audio market since the release of the Walkman in the 80s. Not to be perturbed, Sony has entered the Bluetooth headphones market with big ambitions, […]

Top 5 Best in Ear Headphones in 2013

Apr 18, 2016 // 4 Comments

If you look around your local gym, on the commute to work or out on the street, you can’t help but notice how popular over ear headphones have become. No doubt this has a lot to do with the celebrity endorsements flying around, with rappers, athletes and professional musicians all eager to have their name associated with a set of cans. Whether or not they carry a trendy brand name, full size headphones allow you to take hifi quality sounds with you wherever you go while also making a fashion statement. But headphones aren’t always practical. They can take up […]

Top 5 Best iPhone Headphones and Earphones

Apr 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

The iPhone might be a beautiful merging of sculpted plastic and tech wizardry, but everyone knows the free earbuds suck. Being seen wearing white earbuds is no longer cool, but more likely to attract derision. Apple may be well known for its pioneering smartphones, but when it comes to their earbuds, they really have to learn. This may change following the big bucks purchase of Beats, but for now it’s wise to shop around for the best iPhone headphones so you can get the most enjoyment when listening to music, As always, there are plenty of headphones and earphones to choose from. […]

Review Sennheiser HD650 Reference Headphones – Is Sennheiser’s Prize Gem still Gleaming?

Apr 4, 2016 // 5 Comments

Sennheiser has been developing some of the best headphones available for over 60 years. The German brand has a legacy for audio engineering excellence that makes certain other celebrity endorsed headphones brands seem life adolescents in comparison. The crown jewel of the Sennheiser range are the HD650s reference headphones. Appearance The Sennheiser HD650 headphones might not have the ‘cool’ lines and aesthetics of Beats by Dr Dre headphones. The outer grills on the headphones might not be to be to everyone’s tastes and they’re certainly heavy. But on the other hand, these aren’t designed for the commute to work. These […]

The Best Headphones Under 100 Dollars in 2014 in Every Category

Mar 28, 2016 // 2 Comments

We’d all love to have hundreds to slap down on a pair of Ultrasone Edition 8s or Denon AH-D7100 Music Maniacs. But when your bank balance is looking bleak, you need to downgrade your aural ambitions. Thankfully, you don’t have to spend a king’s ransom to pick up a quality pair of cans. There are some decent headphones to be had for a mere double digit price tag. So to make sure you spend your modest budget well, here’s a roundup of the best headphones under 100 dollars in each category. Best wireless headphones under 100 – Sennheiser RS120  These wireless […]

Top 6 Best Headphones for the Gym and Working Out

Mar 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

When you want to keep pushing on the treadmill for those extra 10 minutes or getting through the last few sets on the bench press, having your favorite tunes to keep you going can make all the difference. And why settle for tinny earphones when you can be listening to your music on a quality pair of earbuds or headphones specially designed to provide optimum comfort and performance for the athletically inclined? There are lots to choose from these days, so to help you make a smart choice we’ve tried to narrow down the selection with our favorites. Here are […]

Review Fanny Wang 3001 Noise-Cancelling Headphones – For Fashionistas that take a Lot of Flights

Mar 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

The massive success of Dr Dre Beats headphones has been a revelation. It’s shown that people will happily pay a premium for design when it comes to choosing the best pair of headphones. Now hot on its heels is the Fanny Wang brand, inspired by Dr Dre Beats for its headphones’ looks and genital organs for its name. If the name doesn’t put you off and you want headphones that can close you off from the world, Fanny Wang’s 3001 Noise- Cancelling heaphones might be worth a look. Appearance They say imitation is the highest form of flattery (or the […]

Review Ultrasone Edition 8 – High end headphones sturdy enough for the commute to work…but at a price

Mar 7, 2016 // 12 Comments

When I first started looking for alternatives to Dr Dre Beats I thought $200 for a pair of headphones was a tidy sum. So you can imagine my jaw hitting the floor when I saw the price tag for these babies. If you’re prepared to shell out over $1500 on a pair of headphones you either take your sounds reaaally seriously or you have more money than sense. One things for sure, wearing these on the commute to work should earn you nods of respect and an immediate upgrade to first class. So can Ultrasone justify charging the price as […]

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