Tag Archive: Sound


V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless Codex Edition review: Exquisite sound, supreme comfort

V-Moda’s Crossfade 2 gets an upgrade for 2018.

V-Moda initially started out with headphones aimed at DJs and music producers, and got its first break in consumer tech making third-party headphones for iPhones and iPods. Over the years, the brand became associated with flamboyant designs that offered a high degree of customization, and that’s the case with its latest product as well.

The Crossfade 2 Codex is an upgraded variant of last year’s Crossfade 2 Wireless that  [Read More…]

Prime members can get this AmazonBasics sound bar for just $63 today

A better upgrade over built-in speakers.

This AmazonBasics sound bar with a built-in subwoofer is down to $ 63.31 for Amazon Prime members. If you don’t have Prime, the price will show as $ 79.99. Although we did see it drop to about $ 62 at the end of June, this is the second best price we’ve seen.

You know what else Prime members can take advantage of? Prime Day! Amazon has officially announced the starting day as July  [Read More…]

Upgrade your TV’s built-in speakers with this $62 AmazonBasics sound bar

Better than those 3W speakers you got.

This AmazonBasics sound bar with a built-in subwoofer is down to $ 61.69. This is the lowest price ever compared to a regular street price around $ 95. Previous drops have only seen it go as low as $ 70 before.

Sound bars are a great way to step up the audio of any monitor that uses built-in speakers. Obviously, this isn’t going to be the same as a huge  [Read More…]

FYI: The OnePlus 6 features Dirac Power Sound and Dirac HD Sound

Dirac is a Swedish company that specializes in digital sound optimization solutions and has worked with quite a few smartphone makers in the last few years. Xiaomi, Huawei and OnePlus have all leveraged Dirac technology in order to offer superior audio quality on their devices.

It turns out that Dirac has had a partnership with OnePlus ever since the OnePlus 2 and now it seems this collaboration has extended to the OnePlus 6 as well.

OnePlus 6 has improved audio  [Read More…]

Dirac Panorama Sound aims to bring next-level audio to smartphones

.Speakers and audio quality can be an important parameter for those who rely on heavy video streaming or love to listen to music. Unfortunately, it’s a fact that smartphone speakers aren’t very good, although some Android OEMs are trying to change that.

It’s the case of Smartisan, an obscure phone maker, which just released an interesting smartphone in China. It’s called the Nut R1 and it’s the first handset to launch with Dirac Panorama Sound on board.

For those unaware,  [Read More…]

SuperTooth TW1 Review: mid-range sound and price, complete with all its flaws

The Supertooth TW1 falls squarely in the mid-range category of truly wireless Bluetooth earphones. Unfortunately, mid-range devices often feature many of the drawbacks of low-end devices and few of the perks. Does the TW1 suffer that same fate?

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How and when to use Dolby Atmos sound on the Galaxy S9

Can you hear the difference?

The Galaxy S9 introduced a dual speaker system, providing stereo separation when watching video and also simply higher volumes. And it came without an increase in bezel size, which is a total win-win. But Samsung added another wrinkle to the whole audio experience: Dolby Atmos sound, which is processing that’s supposed to provide an enhanced audio experience on all sorts of content.

If you’ve been staring at that Dolby toggle in your  [Read More…]

The AmazonBasics Bluetooth sound bar is down to $45 right now

Step up your audio game.

The AmazonBasics 2.0 Channel Bluetooth Sound Bar is down to $ 44.78 right now. That’s more than $ 25 off the average price and $ 5 better than the last time it went on sale.

This 31-inch sound bar features dual full-range stereo speakers (up to 90dB) and comes with its own remote control, as it’s not compatible with universal or TV remotes. Best suited for televisions less than 42 inches, this  [Read More…]

World’s first 3D 5.1 Virtual Surround Sound earbuds are 52% off today

These futuristic earphones have taken ten years of research and development to produce, reappropriating the instrumental design process to the mechanics of an earphone. Armed with 5.1 Virtual Surround Sound, the 360’s will let you enjoy every sound the exact way it was recorded, in the directional way it was intended.

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Step up your sound with the $159 Elac B5 bookshelf speakers

The Elac series is a classic, and this price is killer.

The Elac B5 Debut Series 5.25-inch Bookshelf Speakers are down to $ 159 on Amazon. The big brother Elac B6 speakers dropped to $ 200 on Amazon yesterday, so it makes sense the B5 have now become even cheaper. They normally sell for around $ 230 and have never dropped this low before.

The Elac B5 speakers have 4 stars from What Hi-Fi?. They have custom  [Read More…]