Tag: wireless headphones

AirPods Getting Quieter? You Can Get A Free Replacement From Apple

If your AirPods has gotten noticeably quieter since you last purchased them, it might be a good idea to take them to the Apple Store to get them replaced. For free, by the way.

Apple June 1, 2019

Microsoft Surface Headphones Are $100 Off Right Now

Microsoft’s Surface Headphones are currently $100 off for some reason, so get them while you can. This is the first time they’ve been discounted, by the way.

Wearable Tech May 20, 2019

Powerbeats Pro Gets IPX4 Water Resistance Rating, But Here’s What That Means

You’ll be able to sweat through your entire workout while wearing the Powerbeats Pro thanks to its IPX4 rating. But maybe don’t wear it if you’re going swimming.

Wearable Tech May 9, 2019

Galaxy Buds Get Bixby Voice Controls With New Update

New touchpad controls, Bixby voice commands, and more are included in a new Galaxy Buds software update. No fix for the subpar audio yet, though.

Wearable Tech April 19, 2019

Powerbeats Pro Now Official: Apple H1-Powered Wireless Buds Ship This May For $250

Beats by Dre’s Powerbeats Pro is coming in May for $250, complete with an Apple H1 chip onboard. It supports Fast Fuel and comes with a charging case.

Apple April 4, 2019

Hands-Free ‘Hey Siri’ Voice Commands Reportedly Included In Second-Gen AirPods

The first beta of iOS 12.2 hints that AirPods 2 is coming soon. A refresh of Apple’s ultra-popular wireless headphones, which came out over two years ago, is long overdue.

Apple January 25, 2019

Jabra Elite 85h Headphones Feature Noise-Canceling, Ultra-Long Battery Life, 2 Digital Assistants, And More

Jabra’s new Elite 85h headphones sound like it’s going to be one of the best in the market. At $299, it got hands-free assistant control, 32 hours of battery life with noise cancellation turned on, and much more.

Gadgets January 7, 2019

Apple Patent Hints At ‘Universal Design’ For AirPods With Biometrics And Better Fit

Apple has just been awarded a patent illustrating a new iteration of the AirPods. This pair can apparently determine where a bud is placed, and can also perform biometric health tracking thanks to sensors.

Apple December 5, 2018

Top 10 Reasons To Buy Wireless Sports Headphones

Wireless headphones are the perfect complement for those who enjoy an active lifestyle. Here are 10 reasons why wireless sports headphones are the way to go.

PLUMSOTT October 26, 2018

Huawei Patent Reveals Smartwatch Design That Can Hold Wireless Earbuds

The Huawei Watch 3 could feature a built-in storage case for wireless earbuds. Don’t hold your breath, though — the idea comes from a patent.

Wearable Tech July 3, 2018

Apple To Expand Audio Accessories Line With High-End Over-Ear Headphones

The Apple AirPods may soon have a sibling in the form of branded high-end, over-ear headphones. According to famed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the product will feature an 'all-new' design, but what that means is currently unclear.

Apple February 26, 2018

Apple Reportedly Working On AirPods Upgrades: Water Resistance And Hands-Free Siri

Apple plans to upgrade its AirPods this year, adding a hands-free Siri option and likely a new wireless chip, according to a new report. In 2019, meanwhile, Apple's AirPods could be water-resistant.

Apple February 23, 2018

Wireless Headphones Are About To Get Longer Battery Lives Thanks To Qualcomm

Wireless headphones are going to get more appealing. Qualcomm just introduced a new chip for Bluetooth headsets that offers better power consumption, reduced audio cutoff, and more.

Gadgets January 10, 2018

Google Is Reportedly Developing Smart Headphones: Will It Suffer The Same Fate As The Google Glass?

The latest version of Google’s mobile app has revealed what’s seemingly a new device. Several strings of code in the APK suggest that Google might release a pair of smart headphones, which it refers to as 'Bisto.'

Google August 22, 2017

Bragi Wants To Put A 'Custom-Made Wireless Computer' In Your Ear

Bragi just updated its wireless headphone lineup with the Dash Pro, which sports two variants: a standard model and a custom-fit model. These earbuds, however, are also powerful little computers with biometric sensors and 4D navigation.

Wearable Tech May 17, 2017

98 Percent Of 942 AirPods Owners Are Satisfied With The Wireless Earbuds, Survey Says

According to a recent survey conducted by Experian and Creative Strategies, those who bought Apple’s AirPods are pretty satisfied with it. Some even described it using the word 'magic.'

Apple May 2, 2017

How To Pair Your AirPods With Your Apple, Android And Windows Device

After three months of delay, Apple's AirPods finally went on sale. The device pairs seamlessly with other Apple products, and can also be paired with non-Apple devices.

Wearable Tech December 18, 2016

Onvocal's OV Bluetooth Headphones Adds Amazon's Alexa To Your Phone: You Can Preorder A Pair Already Too

Onvocal is taking the wraps off OV, a pair of Bluetooth headphones that's powered by Amazon's Alexa. Touted as the first intelligent earphone, it can take advantage of the assistant's more than 5,000 skills.

Gadgets December 15, 2016

Apple AirPods Release Date: Wireless Earphones On Sale Now, But Shipping Is Already Slipping

Apple has finally released its AirPods after months of delays. The wireless headphones are on sale now at the Apple Store and will start shipping soon, but the high demand is already creating backlog.

Apple December 13, 2016

Can't Wait For Apple AirPods? Here Are The Best Bluetooth Headphones For Your iPhone 7 Or iPhone 7 Plus

Apple’s Siri-enabled AirPods have been reported to be embroiled in a number of manufacturing challenges. But there’s no need to wait for them to come out given these excellent, possibility even better, alternatives.

Wearable Tech December 11, 2016

Apple AirPods Release Date: Shipping Will Be 'Over The Next Few Weeks,' Tim Cook Allegedly Says

Apple has delayed the release of its wireless headphones indefinitely, but it finally looks like an AirPods release date is not too far off. In response to a customer email, Tim Cook allegedly said the AirPods should start shipping 'over the next few weeks.'

Apple December 1, 2016

You Can Now Buy Beats Powerbeats 3 With W1 Chip: How Is It Different From Powerbeats 2?

Apple recently launched Powerbeats 3, running on an improved W1 chip. Read on to see how the upgraded technical spec makes the wireless headset better than the Powerbeats 2.

Apple October 27, 2016

Apple AirPods Delayed: Apple Says It Needs More Time, So Don't Expect An October Release

Apple has reportedly delayed the release of its AirPods, so an October launch is no longer on the table. The company apparently needs 'a little more time' before its first wireless headphones are ready for prime time.

Apple October 26, 2016

Bowers & Wilkins P7 Wireless Headphones Review Roundup: What The Experts Are Saying

Bowers & Wilkins' P7 Wireless headphones have hit the shelves, but does the new headphone pair live up to all the hype? We take a look at what the reviewers are saying.

Gadgets September 21, 2016

10 Best Wireless Headphones For Your iPhone 7 Or iPhone 7 Plus

iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus owners must look to wireless headphones for their music experiences. We have compiled a list of the best choices on the market.

Gadgets September 20, 2016

Best iPhone 7 And 7 Plus Accessories: Phone Cases, Wireless Headphones And Portable Chargers Worth Buying

Here are the best cases, headphones and chargers to buy for Apple’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 16, 2016

No iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus 3.5 mm Headphone Jack Is Apple PR Nightmare: What's The Real Reason Why It Was Removed?

The big news about Apple's new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus was the removal of the beloved standard 3.5 mm headphone jack. As reaction indicated, many users are turned off by the move, and the question remains: why did Apple do it?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 13, 2016

Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Noise-Canceling Headphones: Price, Specs And Availability

Bose has updated its line of noise-canceling headphones with the wireless, full-form QuietComfort 35. Aside from the tempting device, the company announced the QuietControl 30 and SoundSport headphones, both coming with unique, high-end features.

Wearable Tech June 6, 2016

iOS 9.3 Beta Code Hints Apple iPhone 7 Might Not Have 3.5 mm Audio Jack

A rumor circulating on the Internet suggests that Apple might ditch the classic 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7 in favor of Lightning ports or wireless connectivity. This is based on a hidden code included in the iOS 9.3 software release discovered by a Twitter user.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 21, 2016

JBL Announces Everest Elite 100 Earbuds With Active Noise Cancellation

JBL has announced what it is calling the first pair of earbuds to feature active noise cancellation. The earbuds also feature a large battery that hangs around the user's neck, offsetting the battery drain that active noise cancellation has.

Gadgets January 5, 2016

Can't Afford The $55,000 Sennheiser Orpheus? Here Are Affordable Sennheiser Headsets And Headphones For Smartphones And Portable Music

The new Orpheus headphones may just be the best and most advanced model ever created by Sennheiser but its mammoth price of over $50,000 may seem too much for some. Let’s take a look at other models which are more affordable, but don’t compromise on quality.

Wearable Tech November 5, 2015

Samsung Introduces 'Ultra High Quality Audio' Level On Wireless Pro Headphones

Samsung revealed the latest headphones to its high-quality audio line, the Level On Wireless Pro that is equipped with noise cancellation, plays audio in high definition, and will be available in black and 'premium gold.'

Wearable Tech August 17, 2015

Jabra’s New Wireless Headphones Coach You Through Your Workouts

The Jabra Sport Coach wireless headphones track your workouts and provide personalized real-time coaching to maximize your training session.

Wearable Tech June 23, 2015

LeBron James, Beats debut first wireless earphones and they're aimed at fitness, exercise guru

Beats Electronics, already a leader in wireless headphone products, introduces Powerbeats2, its first wireless earphone product. Co-created by LeBron James, they are ideal for athletes and fitness enthusiasts.

Wearable Tech June 12, 2014

Apple aims to make headphone port obsolete with help of Lightning

In what is at least a move toward further monetizing the acquisition of the Beats, Apple is planning to shun the ubiquitous 3.5-mm audio output port for a Lightning connection. But it should also result in a better headphone listening experience.

Gadgets June 6, 2014

Apple biometric earpods are not happening. Why? It's a hoax!

The rumors that Apple was working on earpods with biometrics isn't happening after all and turned out to be bogus. The earpods were supposed to rely on the lightning port and come with integrated heart rate as well as blood pressure.

Gadgets May 6, 2014

The Dash wireless headphones will change the way you exercise

The Dash wireless headphones have fitness sensors embedded in the ear buds so that your every movement is recorded. The headphones measure your workout's progress and eliminate the irritation of wires.

Gadgets February 16, 2014

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