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Monster Superstar HotShot: The lightest, most portable Bluetooth speaker around

Monster Superstar HotShot: The lightest, most portable Bluetooth speaker around

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Having tried several portable Bluetooth speakers in the past, specifically to give us tunes on the move when at festivals, we can see exactly why there is a market for them. The only issue, especially for those who are travelling light and by foot, is... >>

Adidas Sport Supernova by Monster review: Sporty headphones, but lacking flex
3.5 stars

Adidas Sport Supernova by Monster review: Sporty headphones, but lacking flex

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Those who participate in sport can be very particular about the equipment they use. There probably isn't a runner who doesn't attribute a personal best to a winning combination of the right socks and shoes, or marathon success to wearing the right compression... >>

Monster SuperStar Backfloat Bluetooth speaker review: Making a splash?
3.5 stars

Monster SuperStar Backfloat Bluetooth speaker review: Making a splash?

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There are so many Bluetooth speakers on the market that picking the best one can be a tough decision. Price, sound quality, portability - they all matter. Monster's approach with the SuperStar Backfloat is to add a two distinct selling points into the... >>

Monster Shaq Attack: Shaquille O'Neal helps Monster waterproof Bluetooth speaker get afloat

Monster Shaq Attack: Shaquille O'Neal helps Monster waterproof Bluetooth speaker get afloat

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Monster has announced a new version of its Superstar portable Bluetooth speaker that can be completely submerged in water. And it garnered the help of Basketball star Shaquille O'Neal to demonstrate the device to a gathered throng of journalists during... >>

Monster debuts SoundStage wireless speaker system and app, with audio-streaming support

Monster debuts SoundStage wireless speaker system and app, with audio-streaming support

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Monster has announced a new wireless music system called Monster SoundStage. It offers multiple speakers and audio-streaming capabalities.Apple may have bought Beats Audio, but that hasn't stopped the company that created Beats' original headphones... >>

Monster Superstar portable Bluetooth Speaker aims for Beats Pill fanciers

Monster Superstar portable Bluetooth Speaker aims for Beats Pill fanciers

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Monster has been busy since its very public split from Beats, securing a future for its own-brand and licensed audio products. It has paired with other big names, such as Adidas with a new Originals range of headphones, but is equally happy, it seems,... >>

Monster Adidas Originals headphones hands-on: There is life after Beats

Monster Adidas Originals headphones hands-on: There is life after Beats

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During John Lewis' Christmas in July event Pocket-lint had the chance to finally check out the new Monster Adidas Originals over-ear headphones that the company hopes will grow into as large a brand for it as Beats once was.There are certainly similar... >>

Monster speaks out about Apple's $3.2B Beats acquisition: We're not bitter

Monster speaks out about Apple's $3.2B Beats acquisition: We're not bitter

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Monster has broken silence about the alleged talks between Apple and Beats Electronics over the potential acquisition of the audio brand. And it's no fairy tale ending for CEO Noel Lee and the company.Monster lost the intellectual property and manufacturing... >>

Could Monster's 24K gold and platinum PowerCard phone chargers be most expensive out there?

Could Monster's 24K gold and platinum PowerCard phone chargers be most expensive out there?

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Monster has crafted 10 limited edition smartphone chargers that you might be interested in, if you have more than a grand burning a hole in your pocket.Stocked exclusively at Harrods, the 10 Monster PowerCards are split into five plated in 24K gold and... >>

Monster and Adidas Originals combine to give new headphone range some retro cool

Monster and Adidas Originals combine to give new headphone range some retro cool

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Monster has partnered with Adidas to bring the sports brand's iconic Adidas Original style and branding to a new line-up of headphones.Adidas Originals has long been associated with street cool and retro sportswear, including the track jackets and clothing... >>

Forget wearing a fascinator to Royal Ascot, you'll want these Monster headphones instead

Forget wearing a fascinator to Royal Ascot, you'll want these Monster headphones instead

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Monster has announced a new range of fashion-centric covers/bands for its inspiration range of Monster headphones.The new bands include one that looks like a peacock-like fascinator headpiece and would be perfect for Royal Ascot (Pocket-lint's home town).... >>

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster turns up at CES with $50k Monster speaker makeover

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster turns up at CES with $50k Monster speaker makeover

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Monster has teamed up with Lamborghini to create a special Monster version of the Lamborghini Veneno Roadster with a complete audio system supplied by the company.The speaker system, which cost around $50,000 to install, is a drop in the ocean compared... >>

Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn one-off designer headphones pictures and eyes-on

Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn one-off designer headphones pictures and eyes-on

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It's not every day that a product comes complete with a security guard and glass lock box. But it's not every day that said product happens to be the on-off £20,000 Sally Sohn edition of Monster's Diamond Tears headphones, as displayed at a Harrods'... >>

Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn Edition headphones now available for £20k

Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn Edition headphones now available for £20k

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Since Monster and Beats parted company a while back, the former has been exploring other interesting ways to enhance the headphone experience, including tie-ins with further big name brands and people. It has a partnership with Electronic Arts for the... >>

EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster headphones pictures and hands-on

EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster headphones pictures and hands-on

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The gaming headset market has been growing rapidly of late. Thanks to the proliferation of multiplayer online game experiences, players are ditching the flimsy earpieces that tend to come with their consoles and taking up beefy cans instead.So it comes... >>

EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster gaming headphones launched

EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster gaming headphones launched

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Monster has teamed up with EA Sports to bring us the EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster, seeing the headphone company launch its first gaming accessory.Partnerships between game and headphone companies are nothing new - there are the Gamecom Commander headphones... >>

Tumi x Monster headphones marks the start of a new partnership

Tumi x Monster headphones marks the start of a new partnership

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Audio specialists Monster has partnered with Tumi - a premium travel, business and lifestyle accessories manufacturer - to launch a new brand of headphones, the Tumi x Monster.It may not appear an obvious fit, but the two companies believe Tumi’s focus... >>

Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headset by Monster features NFC pairing

Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headset by Monster features NFC pairing

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Nokia used its Nokia World event to demonstrate how easy it is to pair the Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headsets to its new Windows Phone 8 handsets - the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 - via NFC. The headphones are actually manufactured by Monster and... >>

Monster Inspiration lets you match your headphones to the beat

Monster Inspiration lets you match your headphones to the beat

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Monster has announced a new set of premium headphones, the Monster Inspiration, and we've already managed to get hands and ears on with them.The name, Inspiration, comes from a design quirk that will let you change the appearance of your 'phones, thanks... >>

Monster Diamond Tears: Cost a Bob, but promise crystal clarity

Monster Diamond Tears: Cost a Bob, but promise crystal clarity

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The Monster Diamond Tears were announced back at CES 2012 in January, but we managed to get our hands on them for a quick play.The Monster man told us that the concept had been to recreate the jewellery box experience and opening up the lid sees the headphones... >>

Monster and Beats go their separate ways

Monster and Beats go their separate ways

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Monster and Beats have brought their long running headphone partnership to an end, marking a big change in the direction that Dre's company could be taking. The split is the end of what has been a 5 year partnership with Monster, a well known cable and... >>

Monster Vektr headphones announced with Diesel design

Monster Vektr headphones announced with Diesel design

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Monster, in partnership with Diesel, has announced the Vektr series of headphones and earphones, which claim to offer a "premium-quality listening solution that expertly blends the worlds of fashion and great sound."Sadly within the press release there... >>

Monster iSport Livestrong earphones pictures and hands-on

Monster iSport Livestrong earphones pictures and hands-on

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You may have read on Pocket-lint about the launch of the Monster iSport in-ear headphones back in August, and as it happened we managed to get hold of one of the first pairs to hit UK shores. Well, over in Vegas at CES, the iSport buds have had a shiny... >>

Monster iSport Livestrong headphones give you charitable beats

Monster iSport Livestrong headphones give you charitable beats

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Monster has announced that it is to team up with RadioShack for the launch of the new iSport Livestrong branded in-ear headphones, which are specifically designed for athletes and enthusiasts.However, the design of the headphones might not be everyone's... >>

Nokia Purity Monster headphones pictures and ears-on

Nokia Purity Monster headphones pictures and ears-on

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Nokia pulled the covers off their partnership with Monster in a packed keynote at the opening of Nokia World 2011 in London. Pocket-lint was in the house to put their new headphones through a little on-ear and in-ear action.The result is two models of... >>

Nokia and Monster team up for Purity HD Stereo Headset

Nokia and Monster team up for Purity HD Stereo Headset

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It's been a Monster morning for Nokia. Not content with unleashing the Nokia Lumia 710, the Nokia Lumia 800 and the Nokia Asha range, the company also confirmed the rumoured Monster headphone partnership.It detailed the Purity HD Stereo Headset and the... >>

Beats by Dr Dre and David Guetta join forces for DJ-friendly Beats mixr headphones

Beats by Dr Dre and David Guetta join forces for DJ-friendly Beats mixr headphones

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Beats by Dr Dre has teamed up with music producer and DJ David Guetta for a new set of headphones aimed at disc spinners. The Beats mixr headset has been designed entirely with DJs in mind, with a compact form factor and ear cups that can swivel 180 degrees... >>

Monster iSport in-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

Monster iSport in-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

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You may have read on Pocket-lint about the launch of the Monster iSport in-ear headphones. And, with us managing to get hold of one of the first pairs to hit UK shores, we thought it was only right to give them a quick going over.And let us tell you,... >>

Monster wants you in the zone with iSport in-ear headphones

Monster wants you in the zone with iSport in-ear headphones

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It seems that Monster has forgotten about Dre. For now, at least - with the release of the Monster iSport in-ear headphones.The iSport range, as you'd probably gathered from the name, is designed with fitness types in mind, and in particular the sweatier... >>

HTC calls in Dr. Dre to help Beats the competition

HTC calls in Dr. Dre to help Beats the competition

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You didn't forget about Dre did you? HTC certainly hopes not as it has announced that it is hooking up with Dr. Dre and his Beats branding to launch a line of handsets containing the audio tech.And the Taiwanese phone giant has also invested into Beats... >>

Best celebrity gadgets

Best celebrity gadgets

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Celebrities have been endorsing products for years, including everything from Ronald Reagan appearing in Chesterfield cigarette ads (during his acting years, not his presidential terms), through to Kate Moss flogging mascara.But simply appearing in the... >>

Monster Diddybeats
4.5 stars

Monster Diddybeats

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You may have noticed that the kool kids on the street are all rocking a similar look when it comes to headphones. You'd have to have been hiding in a hole to not notice the silver or black oversized cups with a red b adorning them for all the world to... >>

Wayne Rooney spotted with elusive red Beats by Dr Dre while holding Premier League trophy

Wayne Rooney spotted with elusive red Beats by Dr Dre while holding Premier League trophy

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Here's a sight that no Liverpool fan will thank us for. But the Monster Beats by Dr Dre massive will be well chuffed. Whilst holding the Premier League trophy, Wayne Rooney has been snapped decked out in Beats by Dr Dre Studio headphones. He's also going... >>

Dr Dre and Monster roll out the Beats

Dr Dre and Monster roll out the Beats

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Cable specialist Monster and Dr Dre have teamed up once more to launch four different sets of headphones "fo yo ass". Ranging from the £399.95 at the top end to £89.95 at the bottom, the Beats By Dr Dre 2010 collection is designed to provide a little... >>

Special edition Monster Beats gives a little back

Special edition Monster Beats gives a little back

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Monster, Beats by Dr. Dre, Lady Gaga and (PRODUCT) RED have teamed up to create special edition Beats Solo HD heaphones. And for every sale, Monster will donate $5 to the Global Fund to help eliminate AIDS in Africa.The over-ear headphones themselves... >>