Are You Willing to Switch Your Headphones for Headbones?

Oct 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Headbones, a new concept of headphone that uses bone conduction technology to transmit sounds through the cheek bones to the inner ear is developed by UK’s Damson Audio. Although the idea is somewhat similar to that of Vibrabone earphones and the Cynaps hat but Damson Audio is confident their new set of stylish Bluetooth-enabled headbones will going to change the headphone market. Backed with Incisor Diffusion Technology (IDT), which has proven its advantage behind the huge success of other popular Damson products like Damson Twist and Damson Jet wireless speakers. The two folding arms of the Headbones rest on the […]

Review Sennheiser RS 180 Open Digital Wireless Headphone – Headphones for Dads and Responsible Neighbours

Oct 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Have you noticed the number of people walking around in Beats by Dr Dre headphones? It seems slapping the world’s top rap artist’s logo on a set of headphones is enough for most people. But not for me. So I setup this website to profile the alternatives to Dr Dre Beats headphones, and to review the best headphones that offer arguably better sound quality for the same price tag. In this post I’m going to looking at the Sennheiser RS 180 Open Digital Wireless Headphones. Now, you might not see these headphones being worn on the commute to work. But […]

Introducing Powerbeats2! The first wireless in ear headphones from Beats by Dre

Sep 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

Beats has a new addition to its powerhouse line up of wireless headphones. This time they are targeting to market the powerbeats2 to jocks and even hired Lebron James to help them promote powerbeats2. Which has reportedly offered a whooping $30 million! Powerbeats2 still has that powerful bass that beats has known for over the years.  A Bluetooth in ear headphone that guaranteed to be water and sweat resistant which are designed perfectly for gym enthusiasts and athletes. It has the basic controls of any wireless headphones should have. Like track skipping, taking incoming calls, volume controls and they give […]

What are the Best Headphones for Running and Jogging?

Sep 21, 2015 // 7 Comments

If you’re like me, going for a jog seems like a great idea but gets boring pretty quickly. Many people would seem to agree, choosing to put on some headphones and listen to their favourite tunes when hitting the pavement. There are many things to consider when choosing the best headphones for running. Are they wireless? How will does the Bluetooth controls work? Will they get sweaty fast? The type of run you’re going to do will also play a huge role in determining the best headphones for running in. Running on a treadmill offers a wider option of headphones […]

Review Grado SR325is Prestige Headphones – Retro Styling Yet Sophisticated Sounds

Sep 14, 2015 // 8 Comments

. Its founder, Joseph Grado, was inducted into the Audio Hall of Fame in 1982 for his innovation in headphone design. Since then the mantel has been passed to his nephew, John Grado, who is responsible for the Prestige, Reference and Statement ranges that stay true to Grado’s retro stylings yet feature the latest audio technology. So is Grado still pumping out some of the best headphones on the market? Or did their legacy for quality disappear with Joseph Grado’s retirement? Lets find out by taking a look at the Grado SR325is Prestige headphones. Appearance If you’re like me, the […]

Top 6 Best Headphones for the Gym and Working Out

Sep 7, 2015 // 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 AKG K550 Closed-back reference class headphones – Big, bold and beefy, but light on the bass

Aug 30, 2015 // 3 Comments

AKG are renowned for producing some of the best headphones around, with their high end AKG K701s revered among audiophiles and casual home listeners alike. If the K701s are outside your price range, then the AKG K550s might be the next best thing as they are its flagship headphones in the midrange category. Along with their appearance, what makes these cans stand out is that they are promoted as offering the perfect balance between the noise isolating qualities of closed back headphones with the spacious sound of those with an open design. The reviewers over at What HiFi were impressed […]

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

Aug 23, 2015 // 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 […]

Review Bose Quiet Comfort 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones – The Frequent Flyer’s Friend

Aug 16, 2015 // 28 Comments

The corkscrew. The sparkplug. The light bulb. All are designed to perform a specific task, which they all do diligently without any need for fanfare. This is much like the Bose Quiet Comfort 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling headphones. To coin a cliché, they ‘do exactly what it says on the tin’. In this case it’s enabling the wearer to enjoy their music or to sit in silence without being disturbed by the ambient noise around them. The Bose Quiet Comfort 15 Acoustic Noise Cancelling headphones are beloved by frequent flyers and commuters for their ability to block out the rumble […]

Plantronics BackBeat FIT Wireless Stereo Headphones Review

Aug 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

If you’re into running or going to the gym then a decent pair of Bluetooth headphones is a must. No one likes having to keep popping their earphones back in every 30 seconds or having to keep readjusting the wires. The market for Bluetooth headphones has got very crowded over the last few years, and one of the big players is Plantronics. The Plantronics BackBeat Fit is the latest addition to their range, aimed squarely, as the name suggests, at the headphones for runners and joggers market. The BackBeat Fit can deliver a powerful audio but at the same time […]

1 2 3 6