Tag Archive: Headphone


Saturday’s top deals: affordable smart switches, headphone mounts & more

On a daily basis there is no shortage of great deals to be had, but sometimes hunting them down can be a bit time consuming. Don’t let that drag you down, though. We’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites from today that you simply can’t miss out on.

Making it all smarter Etekcity Smart Switch (2-Pack)

Using coupon code UDTUBLTV during checkout drops the price of these popular smart switches by $ 14, and brings them to  [Read More…]

Phiaton BT 120 headphone review: ANC without the anxiety

So close to being great.

Like so many technologies that trickle down from the premium segment to the mainstream, ANC, or active noise cancellation, is perhaps the most exciting for the average person. Planes, trains and automobiles aside, ANC is one of those features that comes in handy even one doesn’t expect it to.

At its core, the technology inserts low volumes of steady background noise to “cancel” out certain sound frequencies so the brain perceives them  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T officially announced today, coming to T-Mobile with in display fingerprint scanner and no headphone jack

After a last-minute scheduling shuffle, OnePlus has officially announced the OnePlus 6T. If you only check the spec sheet this would look like nothing more than a minor refresh. However, if you check the full picture you’ll see the OnePlus 6T is bringing a lot new to the table.

Big Design Changes

It starts with the most visible change, the teardrop notch. Making this one of the most eye-pleasing notches to be released this year. The next big change to  [Read More…]

Declutter with this upgraded version of The Anchor headphone mount

Keep your headphones within arm’s reach.

Messy desks are no help when it comes to getting work done. Luckily, there are several unique methods of keeping your most-used essentials nearby without having them in your way, and one of our favorites just got a major upgrade. Elevation Lab’s Anchor Pro just made its way to Amazon and, using code ANCHORPRO, you can snag one yourself for just $ 13.

The original, The Anchor, is a small mount  [Read More…]

The OnePlus 6T won’t have a headphone jack

While Apple wasn’t the first company to drop the 3.5mm headphone jack from its smartphone lineup, it certainly made the move “popular” for smartphone manufacturers. And now it looks like OnePlus is jumping on the bandwagon, too.

TechRadar sat down with OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei to discuss why the company is ditching the headphone jack from its “next smartphone”. Pei doesn’t actually give that phone a name, but with as many rumors as we’ve heard up to this point, it  [Read More…]

Optoma NuForce Be Live5 headphone review: Wireless headphones with clarity and average battery life

NuForce is the audio-focused sub-brand from Optoma specializing in high-quality audio products. Previously known for its award-winning BE6i Bluetooth headphones, NuForce has prepared a follow up in the form of the Be Live5 headphones. Similar to the BE6i the Be Live5 are Bluetooth headphones this time using smaller 8mm drivers and packed into a smaller body. We were provided with these headphones for review courtesy of Optoma for an honest and unbiased review.

Packaging

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Paww WaveSound 3: Big headphone sound, noise cancellation, and half off!

Music is everywhere. So are podcasts, audiobooks, and news. That is, of course if you’re using your phone to consume media. If you’re the kind who likes to always have something to listen to, you know how important a good set of headphones can be.

Today’s Deal of the Day is the active noise-cancelling headphones called the Paww WaveSound 3. These headphones provide the noise cancellation you want, along with a comfortable ear feel.

Features Combines two 40mm Neodymium drivers  [Read More…]

This $9 under-desk headphone mount is a great addition to any workspace

Create a great place to stash your headphones.

The Anchor – Original Under-desk Headphone Mount by Elevation Labs is a great way to store your bulky headphones while keeping them within reach. At $ 12, it offers a pretty good value, but if you use the coupon code NOCLUTTER you can knock an extra couple bucks off its price, making it just $ 9.20 via Amazon.

The Anchor uses an ultra-secure 3M adhesive to mount to the  [Read More…]

Is there a single USB-C headphone adapter that works with all phones?

Part of what we do here is to look at all sorts of accessories you might want to use with your phone. Cases, screen protectors, headphones, you name it and we try to look and recommend a product so you know if you’re getting your money’s worth. Since the 3.5mm headphone jack is fading away (yes, Samsung will do it too, once it’s more affordable) that also means we need to look at USB Type C headphones and  [Read More…]

RHA MA650 headphone review: Made for Android, made with care

A three-button remote that works with most Android phones.

Headphone jacks are disappearing, and headphones themselves are all going Bluetooth. Right? Sort of, but that doesn’t tell the whole story.

In 2016, Bluetooth headphone sales surpassed those of their wired counterparts for the first time, and are largely responsible for growing the headphone industry as a whole. And that industry is growing — dramatically. But one thing is certain: headphones — cheap, expensive, wired, wireless — are  [Read More…]