Westone is a company that specializes in producing high performance audio and in ear earphones. The company has announced a new line of Elite series high performance in-ear monitors that are aimed at professional musicians and audiophiles. The E-Series earphones include several models.
Gaming peripheral maker Razer has announced a new version of its high-end Kraken gaming headset. The new version of the headset shares much of the same style and features as the original with the addition of a new material for the earphone cups. The new headphones are called the Razer Kraken Forged Edition.
Vizio has announced a new addition to its home theater sound line. The new audio product is called the Vizio 54-inch 3.0 Home Theater Sound Bar and it is designed specifically to work with larger screen HDTVs. The sound bar is designed to pair with TVs using screens 55-inches or larger.
SiriusXM satellite radio has a number of hardware options to allow you to get satellite radio into your car or home. The company has announced its latest portable satellite radio receiver and several accessories to go along with it. The SiriusXM Onyx Plus Dock and Play Radio is now available to purchase.
Pioneer has been making gear for DJs of all levels for a long time. The company has budget DJ gear for the DJ just starting up to gear aimed at DJs that have the skill and cash to afford the high-end hardware that Pioneer makes. Pioneer has unveiled its latest product for the DJ called the CDJ-900NXS Professional Multi Player.
Thinksound has launched its first pair of "big" headphones, the wood-centric On1 supra-aural monitors with 40mm drivers and detachable audio cables. The company has enjoyed widespread success with its various earbuds, and as such the On1 have both company history and buyer expectations to live up to. This product has been a long time coming, and is now available from Thinksound for $299.99 USD. We recently got our hands on a pair of these cans, and we've put them through the acoustical wringer to see if they hold up for those particular about their music. Read our full SlashGear review to see how they fared.
Amazon has been selling digital music to shoppers for a while now. Amazon and Shazam have announced a new tie up this week that sees Amazon MP3 begin using Shazam charts. The purpose of the charts on the Amazon MP3 service is to help music fans find up and coming tracks and artists making music they might be interested in.
This week the headphones crew at Sennheiser has brought on a couple of new pairs of blasters made specifically for the world of gaming in the G4ME ZERO and the G4ME ONE. If you've seen our previous reviews of headphones like the Sennheiser Momentum Black, you know the company makes a fine pair of in, on, and over-ears for the masses. What we've got here is Sennheiser working directly with developers at Io-Interactive to create what they hope to present as the world's greatest pair of gaming headphones - with mic attached!