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PS4 Silver Wired Stereo Headset arrives this fall with Destiny Audio Mode support

PS4 Silver Wired Stereo Headset arrives this fall with Destiny Audio Mode support

With the slew of PS4 goodies set to arrive in the near future will come the Silver Wired Stereo Headset for the PlayStation 4, a pair of cans retailing for $69.99 USD -- a more budget-friendly option over the Gold Wireless Stereo Headset. Says Sony, the audio offering will launch this fall.

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Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear: impact-resistant earbuds with a mic

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear: impact-resistant earbuds with a mic

Sennheiser has introduced another audio offering this week, this one being the Momentum In-Ear earbuds. These earbuds join the newly announced Urbanite headphones the company introduced yesterday, bringing with them a new design promising improved audio quality.

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Sennheiser URBANITE headphones boost the bass correct

Sennheiser URBANITE headphones boost the bass correct

It would appear that Sennheiser was tired of seeing their competition succeed with bass as their main (and sometimes only) aim. With the Sennheiser URBANITE and URBANITE XL, the team ignites the lower end - this line "delivers massive bass but with Sennheiser’s uncompromising audio expertise ensuring excellent clarity throughout the entire frequency range."

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Jabra Sport Pulse wireless earbuds track your heart rate

Jabra Sport Pulse wireless earbuds track your heart rate

The influx of heart rate-monitoring earbuds has a new entrant, the Jabra Sport Pulse. As the name suggests, these fitness-centric earbuds have an integrated heart rate monitor that provides wearers with their heart rate data, no wristband necessary. The earbuds are joined by the Sport Life Application.

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Plantronics BackBeat PRO wants to oust your Bose headphones

Plantronics BackBeat PRO wants to oust your Bose headphones

Plantronics' latest set of BackBeat headphones are here, and while the BackBeat FIT may have targeted fitness nuts, the BackBeat PRO wants music quality to be its focus. Piping stereo audio from your phone, tablet, laptop, or something else over Bluetooth, the headphones boost wireless range to a hefty 100m if you're pairing them with a Class 1 Bluetooth device, as well as packing sensors that control playback depending on whether you're wearing the cans.

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Blue Microphones’ Mo-Fi headphones bake in the amp

Blue Microphones’ Mo-Fi headphones bake in the amp

If you want the best in personal audio, so the standard thinking goes, you need a standalone headphone amplifier, but Blue Microphones is hoping to change all that with its first set of consumer headphones. Mo-Fi may look like a typical set of over-the-ear headphones, but inside there's what Blue describes as an audiophile-grade amplifier and the rechargeable battery to power it, hooked up to 50mm hi-fi drivers.

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Zipbuds Slide earbuds aim to erase cable tangles

Zipbuds Slide earbuds aim to erase cable tangles

Zipbuds is aiming to improve upon its tangle-free audio offerings with the new Slide, a pair of zipper-toting earbuds with a slide that merges the two cables into one. "Not one more second should be wasted on untangling earbuds," the company said.

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SMS Audio BioSport fitness-tracking earbuds inbound

SMS Audio BioSport fitness-tracking earbuds inbound

Earlier today, word surfaced that 50 Cent's SMS Audio would be launching a pair of fitness-tracking earbuds, something that has now been confirmed. Called the BioSport In-Ear, these earbuds are made in conjunction with a partnership with Intel, and will track users' heart rate.

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FreeWavz fitness earbuds successfully funded on Kickstarter

FreeWavz fitness earbuds successfully funded on Kickstarter

The FreeWavz fitness-centric Bluetooth earbuds we discussed a couple weeks ago have been successfully funded on Kickstarter, hitting and exceeding the campaign goal ahead of its deadline. Though they look like somewhat ordinary wireless earbuds, the FreeWavz double as a fitness wearable.

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Hoodie targets audiophiles with headphones-friendly hood

Hoodie targets audiophiles with headphones-friendly hood

Clothing targeted specifically at techies is a growing industry, one that aims to satisfy the modern world's growing gadget-centric needs. One of the newest pieces of apparel in this category is Betabrand's new hoodie targeted specifically at audiophiles.

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Samsung Level audio lineup ushers in premium headphones

Samsung Level audio lineup ushers in premium headphones

Samsung has taken the wraps off its own premium products for audiophiles, the Level lineup of headphones and related gadgets. Kicking things off are two pairs of headphones, a set of earbuds, and a Bluetooth speaker, all of which are set to launch tomorrow at Gilt.com, followed by wider availability later this month.

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JBL Synchros E-Series headphones aim at every lifestyle

JBL Synchros E-Series headphones aim at every lifestyle

JBL has introduced a new series of headphones and earbuds designed to meet a variety of different lifestyles, the Synchros E-Series. With this series of audio devices comes a pair of around-ear headphones, a couple pairs of on-ear headphones, and a pair of lightweight earbuds.

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