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The Dash Wireless Smart Headphones play music and track performance

The Dash Wireless Smart Headphones play music and track performance

A new set of headphones with some unique tech inside have turned up at Kickstarter seeking funds. The project is for the Dash Wireless Smart In Ear Headphones. The project was seeking $260,000 to come to market and has raised $433,630 as of writing with 47 days to go.

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Xbox One controller headset and headphones adapter unveiled: BYOH

Xbox One controller headset and headphones adapter unveiled: BYOH

It's time for the bring-your-own-headset change-over in the Xbox One Wireless Controller environment. Xbox Live's Major Nelson let it be known this week that they'd be bringing this simple adapter device to the market for all users wishing to click-in their own headsets rather than buying Xbox One-specific audio devices only. This was one of our only complaints about the Xbox One Wireless Controller in our original Xbox One Review - looks like it's almost time to made an addendum!

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PlayStation 4 software update arrives tonight: here’s how your headphones start working

PlayStation 4 software update arrives tonight: here’s how your headphones start working

Tonight Sony is issuing PlayStation 4 software update tonight which will bring the operating system up to version 1.60 automatically. This update will be bringing on PlayStation 4 compatibility with a couple of pairs of headphones that were released in the not-too-distant past, those being the Sony PULSE and PULSE - Elite Edition wireless stereo headsets. The software update will be required for all future PlayStation 4 action and, as per usual, will be able to be side-loaded using a USB stick if you do so desire.

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Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital headphones sports dual 40mm drivers in each ear cup

Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital headphones sports dual 40mm drivers in each ear cup

Back during CES 2014 earlier this month, we talked about several new gaming peripherals that the company had unveiled at the show that would be shipping soon. One of those products is the new headphones called the Kave XTD 5.1 Digital. The headphones are now available to purchase.

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Jabra BIZ 2300 keeps professionals in headsets

Jabra BIZ 2300 keeps professionals in headsets

Audio equipment manufacturer Jabra has just announced the new BIZ 2300 headset. This particular equipment is designed from the ground up to cater to the specific requirements and idiosyncrasies of professionals, particularly those in the contact center industry.

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Realtree camo hits gadget universe: Skullcandy, LifeProof, PowerA gaming

Realtree camo hits gadget universe: Skullcandy, LifeProof, PowerA gaming

here’s a brand by the name of Realtree out there that specializes in making some of the most well-known camouflage patterns on the market. Here in 2014, we’re seeing Realtree take a big stab at the gadget market, connecting with 3rd party groups like PowerA for gaming controllers, Skullcandy for headphones, and LifeProof for device cases. Pretty soon we’ll be able to camouflage not only our clothing, but everything else we carry too!

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Bowers & Wilkins P5 Maserati Edition headphones and 805 Maserati loudspeaker unveiled

Bowers & Wilkins P5 Maserati Edition headphones and 805 Maserati loudspeaker unveiled

Bowers & Wilkins has been in the market producing all sorts of audio products for a long time. The products that the company produces are very high-end and expensive. One of the products that B&W has been producing for a long time are the P5 on-ear headphones. Check out our unboxing of a set of P5 headphones we got hands on back in 2010 for more details.

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SMS Audio Star Wars line eyes-on: 50 Cent goes galactic

SMS Audio Star Wars line eyes-on: 50 Cent goes galactic

Coming completely out of left field with a release of Star Wars headphones - officially licensed and everything - was 50 Cent and SMS Audio. It’s difficult to describe the way this new cross-section of Star Wars headphones looks and feels without being there with them in your own hands, as it were. It’s almost as if they’re made to look like they’re made for children, but continue to impose the possibility of high-end sound - an interesting market to be going after, for sure.

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Monster partners with Adidas Originals to launch headphones lineup

Monster partners with Adidas Originals to launch headphones lineup

As with the Sennheiser mash-up that happened back in 2010, Monster has partnered with Adidas Originals to launch a line of high-performance headphones, replete with the iconic bright-blue brand coloring. The lineup will include both earbuds and over-ear headphones, all of which will be available by the end of next month.

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Mionix NASH 20 hands-on: premium gaming headset in all black

Mionix NASH 20 hands-on: premium gaming headset in all black

The team at Mionix can never be called out for not taking their time with a product - certainly not in the case of the Mionix NASH 20 headset. Here we’re seeing a pair of headphones with a mic that were originally scheduled to be released last year - here at CES 2014, we’re seeing them in their final form for the first time. For an idea of how high-end these cans sound right this minute, Mionix points toward the meaning of NASH: “according to Arabic mythology, NASH is an Arrowhead, which is a suitable name for a top class gaming headset with superior precision and sharp sound.”

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Sennheiser MOMENTUM Ivory hands-on

Sennheiser MOMENTUM Ivory hands-on

Sennheiser is known for making great headphones, and their MOMENTUM lineup is no exception. While at CES 2014, we had the chance to check their new Ivory headphones out. With a full lineup of colors and sizes to choose from, the MOMENTUM headphones are probably going to suit just about everyone.

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Jabra Solemate Max wireless speaker rounds out the Solemate lineup

Jabra Solemate Max wireless speaker rounds out the Solemate lineup

Jabra has the Solemate and the Solemate Mini, and as we learned back in October, they had plans to add a third model. This latest goes one step larger and is the Solemate Max. Essentially, Jabra rounded out the collection with a bigger model. Aside from the growth in size though, the key features are the same across the board.

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