Posts Tagged ‘audio’
 
 
 
Bluetooth
 
NuForce Cube Portable Speaker main shot
NuForce Cube Portable Speaker main shot
NuForce Cube Portable Speaker main shot

NuForce Cube Portable Speaker Review

Portable speakers can be lumped into two categories: those designed for “large” audio producing devices, and those designed for mobile devices which regard “small” as a valued accessory. The NuForce Cube Portable Speaker falls ...
 
Accessories
 
ECOXGEAR ECOXPRO main front
ECOXGEAR ECOXPRO main front
ECOXGEAR ECOXPRO main front

Grace Digital ECOXGEAR ECOXPRO Review

Having grown up in the Midwest, followed by spending the majority of my life in New York, you’d be correct in assuming that getting out and about on camping trips and other expeditions meant dealing with the elements. So you’d ...

 
Headphones
 
Cord Cruncher
Cord Cruncher
Cord Cruncher

Cord Cruncher Headphones Review

What’s the worst thing that can happen to a pair of headphones you’re using with a mobile device? Well, duh, it’s to have the wires connected between each of the earbuds get tangled. Besides being a pain in the behind to untang...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
dB Logic EP-100
dB Logic EP-100
dB Logic EP-100

dB Logic EP-100 Earbud Headphones Review

Headphones--earbuds especially--are designed to create an enclosed and personalized jam session. When a pair is worn we are hoping for concert-for-one level quality and clarity. We expect no audible spill-over to disturb those ...

 
Headphones Reviews
 
Spark Hi-Def In-ear Headphones main
Spark Hi-Def In-ear Headphones main
Spark Hi-Def In-ear Headphones main

id America Spark Hi-Def In-ear Headphones Review

It’s hard to imagine any part of a car’s engine as a thing of beauty if you’ve ever spent any time “playing” mechanic. And for those who never tinker with their car, the appearance of a spark plug, sans use, might be surprising...
 
Android
 
Philips AS351:37 Fidelio Docking Speaker for Android main
Philips AS351:37 Fidelio Docking Speaker for Android main
Philips AS351:37 Fidelio Docking Speaker for Android main

Philips AS351/37 Fidelio Docking Speaker for Android Review

Audio docks pretty much exploded on the consumer market once the smartphone became successful -- thank Apple for getting the trend going, but thank Android for increasing the marketplace even more so. However, the iPhone’s shee...

 
Bluetooth
 
GOgroove BlueSync OR3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker product shot
GOgroove BlueSync OR3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker product shot
GOgroove BlueSync OR3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker product shot

GOgroove BlueSync OR3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Review

Ever play catch with a Bluetooth speaker? Me neither -- but you might be tempted to try just that when you’re holding the BlueSync OR3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker. That’s because it’s got a rubberized grip that brings out the de...
 
Headphones Reviews
 
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones product shot
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones product shot
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones product shot

Bowers and Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones Review

There was a time when brand loyalty meant something -- especially in the early days of audio consumer electronics. You heard from friends how well a piece of audio equipment worked or went and checked it out yourself at a local...

 
Accessory Reviews
 
Vibrato-Remote3
Vibrato-Remote3
Vibrato-Remote3

V-Moda Vibrato Remote Noise Isolating Headphones Review

My colleagues and I have held long and in-depth dialogues on the purpose and design behind the science of earbuds. No not the meaning of life--we "gadgeteers" indulge in more esoteric musings such as the purpose and focus marke...
 
Home Theater Reviews
 
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot

Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Review

The early days of consumer electronics belittled “small” -- after all,vacuum tubes and circuitry required plenty of space to do its thing. The miniaturization of components was looked askance at by some -- there was this belief...

 
Headphones
 
PS400B-GR
PS400B-GR
PS400B-GR

Able Planet PS400 Stereo Headphones Review

Audio Monarch, Able Planet was out in full force at this year's past CES 2012. They set up a slick booth and stocked it full of various audio solutions. After all was said and done, two solutions seemed to--ironically--speak lo...
 
Featured
 
Razer Blackshark
Razer Blackshark
Razer Blackshark

Razer Blackshark Review

Good headphones are hard to come by. Audio equipment is especially difficult to buy because it requires a level of personalization not necessary for so many other peripherals. It has to sound right, feel right, look right, fit ...