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AKG N60NC Wireless review: The ultimate on-the-go headphones?
4.0 stars

AKG N60NC Wireless review: The ultimate on-the-go headphones?

By Mike Lowe

When it comes to noise-cancelling headphones for travellers there are many premium options. The AKG N60NC Wireless cut the necessity for wires in these established noise-cancellers — although a 3.5mm cable is included, as backup — in a lightweight,... Read more

AKG reaches out to the frequent flyers with noise-cancelling headphones

AKG reaches out to the frequent flyers with noise-cancelling headphones

By Max Langridge

The flyers and commuters among you will know that noises can get interfere with your music, when all you want to do is sit back and listen to your favourite album in peace. CES 2017: All the announcements, TVs, laptops and more from the show AKG is all... Read more

AKG N90Q preview: High-end headphones show off Grammy Award-winning Quincy Jones class

AKG N90Q preview: High-end headphones show off Grammy Award-winning Quincy Jones class

By Mike Lowe

Not all headphones are made equal. The AKG N90Q epitomise this by offering a number of technological firsts – including TruNote, the ability to read your ears for a bespoke listen – paired with the stamp of approval from legendary producer Quincy... Read more

AKG Y50 on-ear headphones review: Budget brilliance
4.5 stars

AKG Y50 on-ear headphones review: Budget brilliance

By Mike Lowe

Every manufacturer seems to be after a slice of the headphones market and AKG's approach with the Y50 on-ears is very savvy indeed.When we started testing the AKG Y50 headphones we assumed they were in the £150 price category based on their finish alone.... Read more

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

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

By Mike Lowe

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.... Read more

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

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

AKG announces ultra high end £1000 headphones

AKG announces ultra high end £1000 headphones

By Hunter Skipworth

In the world of ultra premium technology, that only a select few can afford to enjoy, there are two distinct categories that traditionally are capable of breaking the bank: audio equipment and cameras. Of the former the AKG K3003s are amongst some of... Read more

You can't Beat It: Quincy Jones AKG headphone line

You can't Beat It: Quincy Jones AKG headphone line

By Paul Lamkin

Quincy Jones, the man who has been nominated for 79 Grammy awards (winning 27 of them), has teamed up with audio specialist AKG to release his signature line of headphones.The legendary producer, composer and song-writer, who has worked with the likes... Read more

AKG offers Scholarship of Sound

AKG offers Scholarship of Sound

By Paul Lamkin

Austrian acoustic giant AKG is offering ten lucky music producers the chance to spend a week at its studio in Berlin where they'll receive expert tutelage and guidance from the pros.The competition, called the Scholarship of Sound, is open for students... Read more

AKG K 340 headphones
3.5 stars

AKG K 340 headphones

By Stuart Miles

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... Read more

AKG K 450 mini-headphones
2.0 stars

AKG K 450 mini-headphones

By Stuart Miles

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,... Read more