Reviews & hands-on

  • Audio

    AKG K812 hands-on, we sample the £1,000 professional studio monitor headphones

    By 9 October 2013

    Sometimes we get asked to do the strangest yet most exciting of things here at Pocket-lint. So when we were invited down to Red Bull Studios in London to check out AKG's latest top-spec studio monitoring headphones we couldn't resist. Enter the AKG K812....

  • Audio

    Beats by Dr Dre Studio vs. AKG Q701 Quincy Jones headphones pictures and hands-on

    By 5 December 2011

    In the world of headphones, it's all the rage to add the moniker of a music superstar to your brand in order to create a sense of authority. The House of Marley has released a range of earbuds and cans, David Guetta has loaned his name to a DJ-centric...

  • Audio 3.5 out of 5

    AKG K 340 headphones review

    By 17 September 2009

    One of the first frustrating things you'll notice about the AKG K 340 earphones is that the familiar R and L to tell you what 'phone to put in what ear is so damn small that you'll need a pair of glasses just to see what's what. It is there, but in something...

  • Audio 2 out of 5

    AKG K 450 mini-headphones review

    By 2 September 2009

    Headphones are always a bone of contention, as our music tastes are not only based on what we like but what we can hear. So are the AKG K 450's the ones for you? We get listening to find out. Mini-headphones rather than earphones, the design is classic,...