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Thinksound On1 Monitor Series Headphones Review

Thinksound On1 Monitor Series Headphones Review

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.

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Sennheiser G4ME ZERO and ONE bring gaming headphones on a dual-tip

Sennheiser G4ME ZERO and ONE bring gaming headphones on a dual-tip

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!

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Pyle PHBT5 Bluetooth headphones feature behind the neck style

Pyle PHBT5 Bluetooth headphones feature behind the neck style

Pyle Audio has announced a new set of wireless headphones called the PHBT5. The headphones are available in multiple colors and all share the same features. One of the unique things about the headphones is that they are on ear headphones with behind the neck style.

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SteelSeries H Wireless gaming headphones support virtual 7.1 surround sound

SteelSeries H Wireless gaming headphones support virtual 7.1 surround sound

SteelSeries has added a new wireless gaming headset to the line of gaming accessories and peripherals that the company is famous for. The new headphones are called the SteelSeries H Wireless Headset. The wireless headphones are compatible with multiple platforms including computers, mobile devices, game consoles, and home entertainment devices.

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Beats by Dr. Dre announces new Pill and Pill XL with NFC

Beats by Dr. Dre announces new Pill and Pill XL with NFC

Beats Electronics has announced a new, larger incarnation of the Beats Pill: the Pill XL. Measuring in at 13 inches long by 4 inches in diameter, the Pill XL will arrive in stores by early December, 2013. Both the original Pill and the Pill XL will also get some added features that should make for some interesting listening.

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Onkyo ES-CTI300 and IE-CTI300 headphones for iOS devices debut

Onkyo ES-CTI300 and IE-CTI300 headphones for iOS devices debut

Onkyo has unveiled new headphone models designed specifically for use with Apple devices. The new headphones include the ES-CTI300 on-ear and IE-CTI300 in-ear headphones. These new headphone models include a detachable oxygen-free 6N copper cable equipped with iOS-certified controls.

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Turtle Beach i30 and i60 headsets aim at Mac and iOS devices

Turtle Beach i30 and i60 headsets aim at Mac and iOS devices

Turtle Beach has pulled the wraps off a pair of new headsets designed specifically for use with Apple products. The headsets include the i30 and the i60 designed to be used with Mac computers and iOS devices. These two headsets bring many of the features Turtle Beach is famous for in its gaming headsets to mobile users.

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Monster DNA Pro headphones head to Best Buy

Monster DNA Pro headphones head to Best Buy

Monster has been making high-end audio solutions for various needs including a number of headphones and earbuds as well as other speakers and cables. Monster has announced the latest product in its headphone line called the Monster DNA Pro. The new DNA Pro headphones are the latest product to be added to the Monster DNA headphone line that already includes on ear and in ear offerings.

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Motorola teams with SOL Tracks Air headphones for dual-device connection

Motorola teams with SOL Tracks Air headphones for dual-device connection

This week Motorola has announced that they're teaming up with SOL Republic for a pair of bluetooth headphones by the name of SOL Tracks Air. What you've got here is a pair of headphones that's able to concurrently connect to two different devices at once. In other words - if you've been worried about receiving a phone call while you've had your Bluetooth headphones attached to your gaming PC in the past, you're not alone.

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Steelseries 9H gaming headset hits pre-order packing faux Dolby 7.1 sound

Steelseries 9H gaming headset hits pre-order packing faux Dolby 7.1 sound

Steelseries is well known for gaming accessories for computer users such as headsets, keyboards, and mice. The company has announced its latest product, the Steelseries 9H headset, is now available for pre-order. The headset is aimed directly at competitive gamers, but has features gamers of all ilks will appreciate.

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Audio-Technica ATH-D900USB USB headphones are first with a 24-bit USB DAC

Audio-Technica ATH-D900USB USB headphones are first with a 24-bit USB DAC

Audio-Technica has been producing all sorts of audiophile grade audio gear for a number of years. The company is particularly known for producing some high-quality USB turntables that are able to turn vinyl records into digital tracks via USB connectivity. The company has announced a new set of audiophile grade USB headphones will launch in February 2014 called the ATH-D9000USB.

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Carbon nanotube headphones create sound using thermoacoustic effect

Carbon nanotube headphones create sound using thermoacoustic effect

Over the years, headphones have become very ubiquitous. You can buy them for a few dollars in the checkout lane at your local Walmart and many smartphones ship with a cheap generic pair of headphones right and the box. It also spend hundreds of dollars on audiophile grade headphones. One thing that all these headphones have in common is that they utilize speaker drivers on the inside that rely on moving parts to create sound. Scientists have created a new type of headphone that uses carbon nanotubes and features no moving parts.

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