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Headphone Divine: first wireless headphones with DSP

Headphone Divine: first wireless headphones with DSP

Many people grab a pair of headphones and go; as long as music comes through them and nothing about it stands out as inferior, little thought is given towards sound quality. Of course, this doesn't apply to all of us, and so higher-quality headphones are available to appease the tastes of audiophiles, musicians, and professionals. Wireless headphones are more convenient than wired cans, but often produce lesser quality, making them unappealing to some. XTZ has addressed that latter problem with its new Headphone Divine headphones.

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Alpine Headphones lets you literally feel your music

Alpine Headphones lets you literally feel your music

If you know anything about Alpine Audio, it's likely in relation to the company's automotive offerings. Despite its usual focus, the company has introduced a pair of headphones with an interesting twist on tradition: technology that lets you literally feel your music. Simply called the Alpine Headphones, these cans work in conjunction with the Alpine Level Play iPhone App (sorry Android users) to add an extra sense to your music sessions. They are available now at Apple stores for $299 USD.

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Axent Wear Cat Ear Headphones unleashes your inner feline

Axent Wear Cat Ear Headphones unleashes your inner feline

Have you ever wanted to look like a cat while listening to your favorite tunes? No? Well, apparently thousands of people do. Their dreams may just come true now that there's Axent Wear, headphones that creates a fusion of all your feline desires, your personal and social audio needs, and bright LED lights around your head. That is, of course, if you're willing to take the risk of putting your money in a crowd-funding campaign to stand out from the crowd in a stylish, or ridiculous depending on your personal bent, way.

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Sennheiser teams with Google for Ingress headphones

Sennheiser teams with Google for Ingress headphones

There’s a game called Ingress out there, ladies and gentlemen, and it’s Google’s game. They promote it at every event, they play it, they live it. It’s a game you play with your smartphone, GPS, and a lot of patience. The folks at Sennheiser have teamed up with Google to bring an added dimension of addiction to those that love the game with a couple of pairs of headphones. One for the "Enlightened" side of the game, the other from the "Resistance."

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Parrot Zik 2.0 headphones: same touch controls, now lighter

Parrot Zik 2.0 headphones: same touch controls, now lighter

Last year we reviewed Parrot's Zik headphones, a pair of touch-activated Bluetooth cans that have now been updated with a slimmer, lighter frame. Though not available yet, the company has shown them off, and you needn't worry: all the best features are still there, and then some.

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Oculus Audio: VR earns integrated sound

Oculus Audio: VR earns integrated sound

While the Virtual Reality Vision world had been under development for the past couple of years in full force, audio seems to have fallen to the wayside. Until now, that is, when the Oculus team have announced "Oculus Audio." This system works with Crescent Bay, integrating a high-fidelity audio experience into the next generation of Virtual Reality.

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Sennheiser Urbanite headphones Review

Sennheiser Urbanite headphones Review

The folks at Sennheiser make some of the finest headphones around. They have for quite a while. But some of the most visible headphones in the world today come from a brand with a big "b" on the eardrums. Do they sound better than Sennheiser’s newest slick-looking set of headphones, the Urbanite? No, they do not.

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Bose SoundLink expands with new speaker and headphones

Bose SoundLink expands with new speaker and headphones

Bose has expanded its SoundLink lineup with two new products, the SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker and the SoundLink On-Ear Bluetooth Headphones. With these products comes two different ways to enjoy your music, one of which involves a rainbow of colors.

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Sony SBH60 Bluetooth headset includes wired connectivity

Sony SBH60 Bluetooth headset includes wired connectivity

Sony recently introduced a new Bluetooth headset called the SBH60. Though not notable in name, the headset features a striking design that stands firmly between stylish and minimalistic, and with it comes a roster of features targeted towards the needs of smartphone users.

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Philips Fidelio M2L headphones offer Lightning connector

Philips Fidelio M2L headphones offer Lightning connector

Philips has announced its new upcoming Fidelio M2L headphones, the first available sporting a Lightning connector for the Apple users among us. The headphones are set to arrive in the US and parts of Europe in December, and will bring with them a classy leather-clad design.

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Gamdias EROS V2 gaming headset Review

Gamdias EROS V2 gaming headset Review

High quality headsets aren’t often cheap - the folks at Gamdias are hoping to change that. Releasing the Gamdias EROS V2 earlier this year, the team behind the gaming company made an awesome combination: a surprisingly pleasant gaming headset experience with a price that won’t eviscerate your wallet.

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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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