Tag Archive: Wired


The best wired headphones for the Galaxy S10

The Galaxy S10 is one of few flagships that still has a 3.5mm jack. Although the audio industry has turned its attention to wireless headphones in recent years, there are still plenty of great options available if you’re interested in wired audio. The obvious choice is Audio-Technica’s ATH-M50x. Several years after its introduction, the M50x continues to be an excellent choice because of its sound signature, comfort, portability, and ruggedness.

Top pick Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

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The Sony PS4 Mini Wired Gamepad is the perfect starter controller for kids

A little goes a long way.

As an adult with small hands whose childhood nemesis was the hulking Duke controller on the original Xbox, I empathize with those who have a hard time using a normal controller. Though I’ve grown into them over the years and am quite comfortable using a standard DualShock 4 controller now, it’s still not the best for everyone, especially children. That’s where the Sony PlayStation 4 Mini Wired Gamepad comes in, designed  [Read More…]

Choose wired or wireless with the $115 V-Moda Crossfade headphones

Listen up and save some money!

Grab a new pair of V-Moda Crossfade wireless over-ear headphones for $ 114.99 on Amazon in Gunmetal Black, White Silver, Red, or Clear.

This deal matches a Black Friday sale we saw for one day on Nov. 19, and it’s also a match for the lowest ever on these headphones brand new.

V-Moda’s Crossfade over-ear headphones can be used in wireless mode via Bluetooth, or wired mode which provides zero latency  [Read More…]

Ring Stick Up Cam Wired beats Ring Spotlight Cam everywhere but midnight

Of all the technology that can allegedly make your home “smarter,” few can make your home safer than a security camera that works well and records the events that occur around it. Whether it catches a burglar in the act or just catches you slipping on the ice, you deserve a camera you can depend on.

Stick Up Cam Wired by Ring

Pick your power

$ 180 at Amazon

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Best Cases To Keep Your Wired Earbuds From Getting Tangled

There’s endless variety when it comes to wired earbuds, but a common issue — whether you’re using a pair of $ 20 earbuds or a $ 200 option — is the cables tangling up. Thankfully, there are a few cases that provide an easy fix for this particular problem. Digital Innovations’ The Nest is a particularly great option as it has a unique design that ensures that your earbuds stay secure.

Our pick The Nest

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Keep gaming with Logitech’s G502 Proteus wired optical gaming mouse for $35

You’ll be glad you clicked on this.

The Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum wired optical gaming mouse is down to $ 34.99 at Amazon today. This deal saves you nearly $ 15 off the mouse’s average price there, which had never dropped this low before until today. The G502 mouse goes for as much as $ 60 these days at retailers like B&H.

The G502 Proteus Spectrum optical gaming mouse features 11 programmable buttons and an adjustable hyper-fast  [Read More…]

The Pixel Camera is finally getting support for wired microphones

You don’t need to spend more money to get sick new camera features.

The Google Pixel 3 is here and like the Pixel 2 and original Pixel, it’s shaping up to be one of the best cameras you can use in a phone today, but no matter if you have a new Pixel pre-ordered of you’re still hanging onto an OG Pixel — because it’s still a pretty good phone today — there are still plenty of  [Read More…]

Best wired headphones for Galaxy Note 9 users and audiophiles

The Galaxy Note 9 is one of the best phones in the market if you’re interested in wired audio. While the industry as a whole is gravitating to wireless audio, there are plenty of fantastic options available if you like plugging in your headphones. The Sony MDR-1AM2 stands out in this category for its incredible sound quality and comfortable fit.

Top pick Sony MDR-1AM2

The successor to the highly rated MDR-1A is here. The MDR-1AM2 comes  [Read More…]

How to make your wired headphones wireless and Bluetooth-capable

Want to turn your old wireless headphones into wireless Bluetooth receivers? Put down the scissors — there’s a better way.

The 3.5mm headphone jack is no longer a standard when you buy a new phone, as plenty of manufacturers are ditching the tried and true port. What if you own a top-of-the-line set of wired over-ear headphones you want to use with your new phone? Want the wireless and fancy-free life without having to pay an arm and  [Read More…]

Add peace of mind to your security system with the $120 Arlo Q wired HD camera

The Thrifter team is back again, this time with a great discount on a camera to make your home more secure!

The Arlo Q wired 1080p HD security camera is down to $ 120 at Amazon. We’ve featured a lot of Arlo deals in the past, but rarely has there been a sale on this wired security camera. Mostly because over the last six months it has jumped in price, not dropped. Barring those few jumps up to $  [Read More…]