Tag Archive: Buds


IFROGZ’s new Second Hub Sync buds double as a wireless receiver

Audio accessory specialist IFROGZ launched this week the new Sound Hub wireless earbud family which includes the Sync, XD2, Tone and Plugz.  Each of the new earbud pairs come with IPX-2 rating for water resistance and a warranty.

The accessories are already available for purchase from the official IFROGZ website and other select retailers. So let’s see what they offer:

Second Hub Sync

Price: $ 49.99

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Google Pixel Buds: Everything you need to know!

Can these Bluetooth earbuds really be worth $ 159?

Google’s Pixel Buds were one of the under-the-radar announcements back at Google’s late-2017 launch event. With the Pixel 2, Pixelbook, Home Mini, Home Max and new services, a pair of Bluetooth earbuds kind of got lost in the shuffle. But with so many Android phones dropping the headphone jack, people are looking for a good pair of high-end Bluetooth headphones more often than ever — and now Google’s  [Read More…]

Google Pixel Buds review: Wireless, but still encumbered

Are these Buds for you?

Google’s Pixel Buds headphones were launched alongside the Pixel 2 and a whole bunch of other products back at the end of 2017, and they have easily been the worst-received and least-hyped Google hardware product since. (Though Google Clips may disagree.) With the Pixel 2 lacking a headphone jack it only made sense for Google to make its own Bluetooth headphones — but it also added a bunch of advanced features with  [Read More…]

Google’s Pixel Buds gain new gesture controls

Google is rolling new gesture controls for its Pixel Buds. The new tricks will be available to all users by early next week.

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Pixel Buds updated with gestures for skipping tracks and power controls

It’s also easier to switch between paired devices.

Google’s Pixel Buds may not be as elegant or seamless as AirPods, but they’re a solid first attempt and have us excited for what we’ll see with version two later this year. Before that, however, Google’s updating the current model with three highly-requested features that are rolling out to users now.

The first new addition is the ability to manually turn Pixel Buds on/off with a triple tap on  [Read More…]

Rowkin Surge Charge True Wireless Earbuds Review – The best sport buds?

Rowkin’s new Surge Charge is a different kind of true wireless earbud. They are in fact completely wire-free, but in a body more tuned for activity than fashionable form. Our review checks out if they’re the ultimate sporty earbuds.

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Google’s $159 Pixel Buds offer real-time translation, other smarts

The Google Pixel 2 series announcement brought a number of significant hardware for both mobile and the smart home, but Google also unveiled more mobile hardware than we expected. We expected to see the Google Home Mini and the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, but Google took things one step further: the Bose […]

Google’s Pixel Buds are $159 wireless headphones with real-time translation

Google has announced its own pair of wireless earbuds, with Google Translate built-in.

At today’s Pixel hardware event, Google has combined its translation know-how with its love of good audio to create the Google Pixel Buds, it’s first retail pair of headphones.

The headphones themselves are like any standard wireless (though not truly wireless) pair of earbuds. Instead of having the controls somewhere on the wire, the right earbud has a gesture pad to control volume and  [Read More…]

Jaybird X3 may be the perfect sport buds for Android

Wherein ye olde Modern Dad discovers the Jaybird X3 are a great companion for the gym, a quick jog, or really for whatever …

There are three kinds of people at the gym: Those wearing huge over-the-air headphones, folks with wired earbuds — and then there are those with proper wireless buds. I’ve long been one of those people who don’t mind plugging in at the gym. But it’s 2017, and time for some proper wireless headphones while  [Read More…]

AndroidGuys deal of the day: Save big on wireless buds and the G-Boom wireless speaker

Today’s AndroidGuys deal of the day is double the fun with wireless audio accessories for your mobile devices. It’s time to cut the cords and take advantage of Bluetooth if you haven’t yet. Check out today’s deals below. Acesori A.Buds Bluetooth Aluminum Earbuds – $ 29.99 at the AndroidGuys deals page (save $ 40) There are few things