Headphones stories - Page 2
The rise and rise of ‘hearables’, as told by IDC
Ear-worn devices captured 46.9% of the overall wearables market during the 2Q19, up from 24.8% a year ago.
Premium headphones driving revenue boom, says Futuresource
Thanks to the trend in premium brands, worldwide headphone revenue is growing four times faster than shipment numbers.
Bose revamps iconic QuietComfort headphones
The Bose 700s use the next-generation Bose noise cancellation for improved noise reduction and sophisticated electronic circuitry that eliminates the “hiss” regularly heard in other headphones.
Jabra’s environment-aware headphones hit Aotearoa
The headphones include SmartSound that automatically adjusts the sound and noise cancelling based on the user’s environment.
Hands-on review: TUF Gaming H7 Wireless headset
For those of us who wear glasses, it can be very hard to find a comfortable headset.
Hands-on review: House of Marley's Exodus headphones
House of Marley have always been conscious of the environment, and their new Exodus headphones are the perfect choice for eco-friendly music lovers.
Jabra’s new wireless work/play earbuds
The Evolve 65e earbuds come with a Jabra Link 370 USB Bluetooth adapter, enabling simultaneous connectivity to a PC and smartphone.
Sony launches headphones with 30-hour battery life
Sony’s EXTRA BASS series has a new family member that sports up to 30 hours battery life.
Sony to launch a slew of home entertainment goodies
Sony’s latest range of TVs, home entertainment and audio are all on show at this year’s CES Las Vegas.
Headphones market revenue still on the rise, says Futuresource
Thanks to the desire for advanced features like noise-cancelling and true wireless, the revenue in headphones has grown 26% in 3Q18.
UPDATED Review: Blue Mic’s Satellite headphones are good but...
Blue has responded to what I described as an “insidious issue” of quality control - Satellite headphones deliver on sound, aesthetic, and comfort.
Consumer audio market poised for rapid growth - Futuresource
Smart speakers are a big part of the growth although headphones are doing some heavy lifting with prices on the up due to richer features.
Hands-on review: Logitech G1 Pro Gaming Headphones and Mouse
For the serious gamer, this kit will have you happily spreading mayhem in glorious surround sound.
Review: Blue Mic's Lola and Ella headphones
Blue Microphones is working on branching out into the headphone market. A reviewer checks out two of the companies offerings.
Headphone retail value to see significant growth
Headphone market research shows that the headphone market is continuing to grow, with advanced features quickly becoming a necessity for consumers.
Plantronics adds five new products across the BackBeat FIT and BackBeat GO lines
Those of you who need your tunes whether you’re working out or waiting for the next flight will be pricking your ears with interest right now.
Hands-on review: Plantronics BackBeat GO 605 headphones
Plantronics have entered the Goldilocks zone of headphone construction.
Sennheiser taps Leader Computers in new Aussie distie deal
The deal gives Leader Computers the rights to promote Sennheiser’s complete range of headsets and speakerphones.
Hands-on review: Jaybird Run True Wireless Sport Headphones
Designed and built by runners, but are they any good? We check out Jaybird’s Run True Wireless Sport Headphones.
Why a good pair of headphones could change the way you game
Building on the success of the GAME ZERO, the new GSP 600 improves on its predecessor with even better audio performance.
These oversized headphones have no bass, but they do pinch your ears
NIRVANA is an ear acupressure therapy device engineered to restore balance to the nervous system.
Sennheiser's latest headphones aim to be a game changer
The CX 6.00BT features a lightweight design that is compact yet robust.
Jabra’s new earbuds aim to be the perfect office companion
"The Jabra Evolve 75e delivers professional sound for calls and music."
Jabra unveils its new headphone franchise at CES
Jabra is starting the year by introducing the Elite franchise, a family of headphones and earbuds...