Three new headphones from AKG offer a splash of color and sound worthy of the modern audiophile.
Despite some small shortcomings, TDK's EB900 in-ear headphones sound as good--or better--than a lot of more-expensive competitors.
The V-Moda Remix Remote headphones earn our Editors' Choice recommendation with a colorfully dynamic sound profile, a generous two-year replacement warranty, and a handful of accessories that ensure a tight seal and versatile usability.
Frequent-fliers on a budget might want to consider the Able Planet NC200 Clear Harmony headphones for their comfort, but serious connoisseurs of noise-canceling headphones will be unimpressed by the lackluster sound and questionable build quality.
Whether or not this was its intention, Live Fidelity has made an earphone set most suitable for music containing heavy low end--everything else becomes too boomy to enjoy.
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"Moore's Law means that at some point the richness and detail of virtual and augmented reality experiences will rival and surpass the real world," Rosedale says.
The budget-priced V-Can headphone amplifier isn't very pretty, but it sure sounds like a bona-fide high-end amp.
Musical Fidelity's M1 HPA headphone amp sounds sweet and sports a USB input and onboard digital-to-analog converter.
Tyll Hertsens' new Web site is a tremendous resource for in-depth headphone information, reviews, and more.
If you're not all that concerned about sonic fidelity or owning great gear, a Bluetooth speaker will get the job done.