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Audio

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7NC

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7NC

Audio-Technica challenges the beloved Bose QuietComfort 25 with an active noise cancellation variant of its critically-acclaimed MSR7 headphones. Audio-Technica says these sound equally great even with the ANC turned off. Drops 04/16 for $300. More on Reviewed.

Blipcast

Blipcast

Blipcast is a small device that sends sound from your TV, home theater receiver, or anything with an audio output to one or more Android or iOS devices so you can listen without disturbing others.

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Porsche Design 911 Soundbar

Porsche Design 911 Soundbar

Porsche Design integrated the rear silencer and twin tailpipes from a 911 GT3 into a 200W 2.1 Dolby surround sound system such that they now amplify sound instead of dampening it. The speaker has a subwoofer output and Bluetooth, RCA, coaxial and optical inputs.

Technics EAH-T700

Technics EAH-T700

The EAH-T700’s low impedance (28 Ω) means it works well with mobile devices even without an amp. But it should also shine with your home system, thanks to a pair of 50mm drivers and 14mm tweeters. It also has horizontally adjustable ear cups. Drops soon for $1200.

Naim Mu-so Qb

Naim Mu-so Qb

A smaller and more affordable version of Naim’s critically acclaimed Mu-so speaker. The Mu-so Qb has two mid drivers and two dome tweeters, each driven by a 50W amp, a woofer with a 100W amp, and a pair of passive radiators. Available 03/16 for $900.

Pavilion Bluetooth Speaker

Pavilion Bluetooth Speaker

Hult Design’s Pavilion is a beautiful Bluetooth speaker inspired by organic architecture. It has a 20W driver, a copper spiral reflex port and a concrete base to minimize vibrations. It also has an internal battery that lasts up to 5h per charge and a 3.5mm port.

Philips Fidelio Atmos Soundbar

Philips Fidelio Atmos Soundbar

This streamlined home theater sound system uses 18 speakers to provide truly immersive sound, including upward-firing drivers and Dolby Atmos compatibility for 3-dimensional sound effects that bounce off your ceiling. The 400W system includes a 220W wireless sub.

Phazon Wireless Earbuds

Phazon Wireless Earbuds

Samus wouldn’t put it anywhere near her person, but for the rest of us, these Bluetooth earbuds will supposedly fit on all and any pair of ears, thanks to its unique shape. They last up to 6h per charge and their case doubles as a portable charger.

GoldenEar SuperSub XXL

GoldenEar SuperSub XXL

GoldenEar’s $2000 freestanding subwoofer will shake your world with a pair of 12″ bass drivers and two 12″ passive radiators. All four are diametrically arranged resulting in a balanced output and a stable cabinet. It’s powered by a 1600W amp and a 56-bit DSP.

Audeze EL-8 Titanium

Audeze EL-8 Titanium

Along with its standard 3.5mm cable, the Titanium variant of the critically-acclaimed EL-8 magnetic planar headphones has a Lightning cable that has a built-in amp and DAC for vastly improved listening on iOS devices.

Revols Custom Fit Earphones

Revols Custom Fit Earphones

Revols claims that you can customize the fit of its Onkyo-based Bluetooth earphones in just 1 minute. Its app lets you make the soft earbuds permanently harden and fit your ear’s shape. Engadget tested a prototype and says it works as advertised.

Master & Dynamic MW60

Master & Dynamic MW60

Master & Dynamic’s new wireless over ear headphones promise to sound as good as they look. The MW60 can sustain Bluetooth connections up to 100ft. away and can pair with two devices at once. They last up to 16h per charge and come with a cable for wired use.

Bose QuietComfort 25 Triple Black

Bose QuietComfort 25 Triple Black

Bose’s flagship headphones are now available in all black. The QuietComfort 25 has excellent active noise cancellation powered by a single AAA battery. It also has an inline mic and remote for iOS and Android devices.

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Gramovox Gramophone 2.0

Gramovox Gramophone 2.0

Gramovox updates its retro Bluetooth speaker with a dual-driver design. The Gramophone now has a 2.5″ low frequency driver hidden in its base, powered by a 2W amp, to go with the 1.5″ mid driver that’s aimed at the horn.

Clublife Adagio Headphones

Clublife Adagio Headphones

Designed in collaboration with DJ Tiësto, The Clublife Adagio in-ear headphones offer big, bold and dynamic sounds in a compact package, thanks to their powerful, but well-balanced 9mm drivers. Includes an inline mic for phone calls, and a leather storage wallet.

HiddenHUB Sound System

HiddenHUB Sound System

The HiddenHUB sound system dynamically adapts to the shape of the room you set it up in, and can be wirelessly connected with other HUBs and HiddenRadio2s to create a whole home audio system. Audio can be controlled via its smart dial, or via your wireless devices.

2015 Sonos Play:5

2015 Sonos Play:5

The new Play:5 has three mid-woofers and three tweeters and can be set up in three orientations. It will also work with the upcoming Trueplay app, which will automatically optimize Sonos speakers based on the room they’re in. Drops Q4 2015 for $499.

Yamaha YSP-5600 Sound Bar

Yamaha YSP-5600 Sound Bar

The YSP-5600 not only has a whopping 46 speakers, it also uses Dolby Atmos technology to bounce sound around the room. The result is a convincing emulation of a 7.1.2 setup that left folks at the IFA trade show dumbfounded. Drops 12/15 for $1700.

BeoPlay A6

BeoPlay A6

Bang & Olufsen’s new BeoPlay A6 home speaker has a curved design for a wide soundstage, and a swappable front grill with a wool fabric cover. It has two 5.5″ 60W woofers, two 0.75″ 30W tweeters and a 1.5″ 60W full-range driver. Drops 10/15 for $999.

Sennheiser HD 630VB

Sennheiser HD 630VB

Peculiar but versatile closed-back headphones. The new HD 630VB gets its name from its variable bass. It has a dial on the right earcup for adjusting the low-end and controlling mobile device playback. It also has an inline mic and removable earpads. More at Head-Fi.

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Bose SoundLink II Around-ear

Bose SoundLink II Around-ear

The SoundLink II Around-ear headphones eliminate its predecessor’s bulging Bluetooth dongle. They can also connect to and switch between two Bluetooth sources. The headphones last up to 15h per charge and come with an audio cable for wired usage.

Popcorn Hour A-500 Pro

Popcorn Hour A-500 Pro

Cloud Media’s latest all-in-one media player is the first of its kind to have XLR outputs. It also supports 4K video, has a built-in hard drive tray and can boot into either its Linux-based interface or into Android.

Astell & Kern AKT1

Astell & Kern AKT1

A sound system capable of playing practically any digital audio file, from MP3s to DSDs. Inside the AKT1’s aluminum body are two 0.75” tweeters, two 2” midranges and two 6.5” woofers, two Cirrus Logic DACs and a touchscreen console.

Vifa Stockholm Speaker

Vifa Stockholm Speaker

Vifa’s home speaker is as unassuming as the Copenhagen. Its 43″ long and has four 4″ woofers, two 3″ mids and two 1″ tweeters. It streams via Bluetooth aptX, Wi-Fi and AirPlay. It also has 3.5mm, optical and USB inputs.

Helix Bluetooth Earphones

Helix Bluetooth Earphones

Helix is a pair of Bluetooth earphones with a carrying case in the form of a stylish bracelet, making storage convenient and tangle-free.  The headphones last up to 3 hours per charge and have a built-in mic and playback controls.

Davone Ray-S

Davone Ray-S

An updated version of the Eames-inspired speakers. The Ray-S also has a laminated beechwood and leather cabinet with a walnut finish, a 4″ midrange driver and 1″ tweeter, but it now has an 8″ Xmax woofer.

Marshall London Smartphone

Marshall London Smartphone

An Android 5 smartphone for audio enthusiasts. Specs include: two front-facing speakers, dual 3.5mm outputs, a Wolfson WM8281 sound chip, a global equalizer, 4.7″ IPS 720p screen, 8MP camera, removable battery and microSD slot.

Apple iPod Touch (6th Gen)

Apple iPod Touch (6th Gen)

The entry-level iOS device now has the same A8 CPU that’s in the iPhone 6, albeit at a lower clock speed. It also has an 8MP camera with 120fps 720p slow-mo video, burst mode and more. Its maximum capacity is an impressive 128GB.

B&W P5 Wireless Headphones

B&W P5 Wireless Headphones

The Bluetooth version of Bowers & Wilkins’ beloved P5 on-ear headphones. The P5 Wireless supports AptX for high quality streaming. Its battery lasts up to 17h and it comes with a 3.5mm cable so you can still use it even if it’s drained.

Trinity Audio Earphones

Trinity Audio Earphones

Developed by Rock Jaw’s head designer, Trinity Audio Engineering’s in-ear monitors provide high quality and durability at jaw-dropping prices. The mid- and top-tier models have filters to modify the sound. Check out Head-Fi’s reviews for more.

Archer Suitcase Record Player

Archer Suitcase Record Player

Combining ’60s retro style with modern tech, Electrohome’s clear- and bright-sounding Archer turntable folds into a suitcase for easy transit. It’s got built-in speakers, and USB and AUX inputs. Plus, it won’t break the bank.

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