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Dr Dre and Monster roll out the Beats

Dr Dre and Monster roll out the Beats

By Dan Sung

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... Read more

Sennheiser headphones aplenty: High-end and fun cans announced

Sennheiser headphones aplenty: High-end and fun cans announced

By Paul Lamkin

Sennheiser, the headphone specialist, has announced a whole host of new cans including the top-range 500 series.Within the 500 series is the HD 598 headphones which are a funky looking pair, with cream-coloured surfaces, dark wood grain effect and glossy... Read more

New Creative gaming headset lets you hear up and down

New Creative gaming headset lets you hear up and down

By Stuart Miles

If the thought of wearing a pair of World of Warcraft headphones from Creative makes you feel rather nauseous and sad (sorry WOW gamers), then Creative feels your pain, fear, and sympathy.Perhaps hearing people scream "That's great, but can I get them... Read more

Klipsch delivers ear nirvana with new range of headphones

Klipsch delivers ear nirvana with new range of headphones

By Ben Crompton

Out in Berlin, at the IFA 2010 tech and gadget extravaganza, Klipsch has announced a huge wad of top-notch headphones with all manner of tweaks, enhancements.Ranging from £39 to £129.99, these headphones come in the form of the Image S3, the Image... 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

Logitech hopes it's developed the Ultimate earphones

Logitech hopes it's developed the Ultimate earphones

By Paul Lamkin

Logitech has launched a range of earphones, with so many pairs available that you're bound to find some to fit your taste or budget.The Ultimate Ears range are "music genre" inspired and each model has its own unique features.Starting with the cheapest... Read more

Philips O'Neill headphones for the hip amongst us

Philips O'Neill headphones for the hip amongst us

By Stuart Miles

Philips is to take an edgier approach to its headphones offering with the announcement at IFA 2010 that it has teamed up with O'Neill the surfing and boarding company, to launch a range of headphones.The new "premium line" headphones will be joint... Read more

Jabber all day with the Jabra corded earphones

Jabber all day with the Jabra corded earphones

By Paul Lamkin

Jabra has announced three new corded earphone options for music-loving smartphone users who want a step up from supplied phone buds, without breaking the bank.First up is the Jabra Chill which is for the casual music listener who still wants to be able... Read more

Plantronics GameCom 777: For serious gamer sound buffs

Plantronics GameCom 777: For serious gamer sound buffs

By Paul Lamkin

Serious PC gamers shouldn't be content with just having an awesome picture setup.Sure, your Nvidia GeForce 3D GPU combined with a super expensive full 1080p LCD display may give you crystal clear visuals, but unless you team these up with some hi-quality... Read more

Logitech Wireless Headset H760 shimmy's on sale

Logitech Wireless Headset H760 shimmy's on sale

By Stuart Miles

Logitech has released a new wireless headset for chatting with your mates while at your computer, letting you to jump up from your desk without the fear of dragging your laptop with you. Of course Logitech isn't selling it like that. It is way too cool... Read more

Bose redesigns its in-ear buds and hits us with three new headsets: IE2, MIE2 and MIE2i

Bose redesigns its in-ear buds and hits us with three new headsets: IE2, MIE2 and MIE2i

By Rik Henderson

American audio company Bose has created a modified version of its earbuds, designed to sit in the ear more solidly than ever before. The StayHear tips have an extra piece of silicon that fits into the upper ridge, preventing the buds from moving.In addition,... Read more

Philips SHN6000 headphones
3.5 stars

Philips SHN6000 headphones

By Chris Hall

Philips have stepped into the world of noise cancellation with the SHN6000 headphones, a set designed specifically for your iPod. But will they blissfully cut out the world around you so you can enjoy your tunes in peace? Or are too many compromises made... Read more

Etymotic hf3 headphones
4.5 stars

Etymotic hf3 headphones

By Stuart Miles

So you've bought your iPhone or iPod and now you need a set of earphones to help you enjoy the music or make people's voices a little clearer. In steps the Etymotic hf3 headphones from Etymotic, promising to not only make everything sound rosy, but... Read more

Scosche IDR655m headphones
4.0 stars

Scosche IDR655m headphones

By Paul Lamkin

The headphones that come in the box when you get your iPhone are all well and good, in that they work at least. They're not really much kop though. What you need is a decent pair of buds, that still have the remote and microphone functions you'll need... Read more

V-Moda Remix Remote headphones
4.5 stars

V-Moda Remix Remote headphones

By Chris Hall

The battleground for your ears rages on, with a steadily increasing number of high quality headphones vying for your iPod accessory cash. V-Moda's Remix Remote brings remote control functions to make your iPod or iPhone sound just that little bit sweeter.The... Read more

Blackbox i10 earphones: Noise-cancelling for fanboys

Blackbox i10 earphones: Noise-cancelling for fanboys

By Paul Lamkin

Blackbox has announced the arrival of its i10 earphones, which are specifically designed for Apple's mobile devices.Rather than using the 3.5mm headphone jack, these buds plug into your iPad/iPhone/iPod's 30-pin dock connection in a move that Blackbox... Read more

Etymotic mc5 headphones
3.5 stars

Etymotic mc5 headphones

By Stuart Miles

One of the killer elements to the Etymotic headphones range is that they can be fitted with a mould that perfectly fits your ears. Of course that's an extra that will set you back around £70, but trust us when we say it is worth it.The bad news is that... Read more

Phonak Audeo PFE 022 + Mic headphones
4.5 stars

Phonak Audeo PFE 022 + Mic headphones

By Chris Hall

We were impressed when we looked at Phonak's Audeo PFE 122 headphones, saying we'd be happy to skip the filter switching option and just take the bassy option. Welcome to the PFE 022, which is exactly that.Well not exactly, because they also add a mic... Read more

Go retro-cool with the Jaybird SB2 Bluetooth Headphones

Go retro-cool with the Jaybird SB2 Bluetooth Headphones

By Paul Lamkin

The Jaybird SB2 Bluetooth headphones look like something a concept designer would have drawn up in 1985 when envisioning what 2010 might have looked like. And whilst it is 2010, and these headphones do actually exists, they are nothing like the norm.These... Read more

Plantronics Explorer 395 Bluetooth headset
4.0 stars

Plantronics Explorer 395 Bluetooth headset

By Paul Lamkin

Plantronics has released its latest entry-level Bluetooth headset, the Plantronics Explorer 395, which offers a simplified user experience aimed specifically at people that haven't used a Bluetooth headset in the past.And we have to say it was really... Read more

Klipsch Image X10i headphones - now for iPhone

Klipsch Image X10i headphones - now for iPhone

By Ben Crompton

Speaker manufacturer Klipsch entered the headphone market in 2008 with the launch of the X10 in-ear headphones, and the company has just announced that its adding a mic and remote to the device - creating the iPhone-friendly Image X10i. The remote system... Read more

Philips ActionFit SHQ4000
4.0 stars

Philips ActionFit SHQ4000

By Chris Hall

There are an increasing number of options for those who want a dedicated pair of headphones for sport, be it in the gym or out pounding the pavement. One of the recent companies to throw themselves into sporting endeavour is Philips, joining the likes... Read more

Denon's new buds offer iPod, iPhone and iPad control

Denon's new buds offer iPod, iPhone and iPad control

By Paul Lamkin

Denon has unleashed its latest earbuds on the world. The Denon AH-C560R and the AH-C260R both offer full remote control over your iPod music, whether on an actual iPod or via the iPod functionality on the iPhone or iPad.These in-ear buds have one touch... Read more

Plantronics reveals entry level Bluetooth headset

Plantronics reveals entry level Bluetooth headset

By Paul Lamkin

Plantronics has released a Bluetooth headset that is designed for ease of use for new headset users. The Explorer 395 features three simple buttons, for less confusion, a compact design and a high-quality audio performance.The three buttons will perform... Read more

Creative HS-930i headphones
3.5 stars

Creative HS-930i headphones

By Chris Hall

The Creative HS-930i headphones are designed with the iPhone in mind - they even picture the iPhone on the box and the inclusion of an in-line mic and a control button make them appear to have everything the discerning iPhone owner would need. But do... 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

Special edition Monster Beats gives a little back

Special edition Monster Beats gives a little back

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

Klipsch in-ears all-white for iPhone

Klipsch in-ears all-white for iPhone

By Rik Henderson

We're big fans of the Klipsch Image S4 headphones here at Pocket-lint towers, specifically because of the in-ears' audio performance for the price. So, we greet the news that the manufacturer has launched a new colour scheme - white - to the range, with... Read more

Jawbone Icon Bluetooth headset
4.5 stars

Jawbone Icon Bluetooth headset

By Stuart Miles

While phones are currently getting bigger, Aliph, the maker of the Jawbone line of Bluetooth headsets, is currently doing all it can to make its Bluetooth headsets even smaller. But does it still carry the same offering and power as the previous model?... Read more

Phonak Audeo PFE 112 headphones
4.5 stars

Phonak Audeo PFE 112 headphones

By Chris Hall

Phonak are newcomers to the headphone world, with the Audeo PFE (Perfect Fit Earphones) 112 representing their first foray into a competitive market. The company has a background in hearing aids, so arguably has a great deal of experience with in-ear... Read more

Bowers and Wilkins P5 headphones
4.5 stars

Bowers and Wilkins P5 headphones

By Chris Hall

Bowers & Wilkins struggle not to blow you away. From the most lust-worthy speakers, through to the design statement that is the Zeppelin iPod dock. The P5 step into the limelight knowing that audiophiles are going to be peering very closely at them.It's... Read more

T-Jays earphones announced by Jays

T-Jays earphones announced by Jays

By Duncan Geere

Fresh off the release of the A-Jays headphones, Swedish manufacturer Jays Headphones is back and thirsty for more, and has announced a second series of earbuds, the T-Jays, aimed at a slightly sportier audience than the A-Jays.They have a slightly bigger... Read more

Sennheiser MM 450 Bluetooth headphones
4.5 stars

Sennheiser MM 450 Bluetooth headphones

By Chris Hall

The Sennheiser MM 450 headset packs in buckets of technology offering up pretty much everything you could look for in a headset. It can be wired, wireless, with or without noise cancellation and they fold-up too. Could these be the ultimate headphones... Read more

Creative Aurvana In-Ear 2 headphones
4.5 stars

Creative Aurvana In-Ear 2 headphones

By Chris Hall

Creative continues to punch itself into the headphone space with an update to their Aurvana In-Ear models, appropriately named the In-Ear 2. As the name suggests, they are an in-ear model, making bold claims of blocking 95% of external noise, but not... Read more

Jabra Clipper Bluetooth headset
4.5 stars

Jabra Clipper Bluetooth headset

By Chris Hall

The Jabra Clipper is a twist on the traditional Bluetooth design, aimed more at those who want to use it for music than those who are just looking for handsfree calls on their mobile phone.As the name suggests, the Clipper takes the form of a clip, the... Read more

Sony iPhone headsets let you control the music

Sony iPhone headsets let you control the music

By Stuart Miles

Sony has launched two new iPhone/iPod ready headsets with in-line remote control and built-in microphone.Joining the MDR-EX38iP, already on the market, the new MDR-EX300iP and MDR-E10iP models promise to blow your socks off with a much better sound than... Read more

Plantronics builds creepy Wall of Ears

Plantronics builds creepy Wall of Ears

By Duncan Geere

Back at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Plantronics revealed a whole pile of headsets of various sorts - Bluetooth, multimedia, voice. But to make all that stuff, the company has to have a good idea of the human ear, and how it changes between different... Read more

Sony announces RF4000K, RF810RK headphones

Sony announces RF4000K, RF810RK headphones

By Duncan Geere

Sony has dropped us word of two pairs of wireless headphones that it'll be releasing in April. There's the MDR-RF4000K, and the MDR-RF810RK, but for some reason the company seems far more excited about the RF4000K, so let's look at those first.The styling... Read more

Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset
2.5 stars

Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset

By Duncan Geere

14 million people across the world subscribe every month to World of Warcraft - a massively-mulitplayer online role-playing-game set in the world of Azeroth. That's more than the population of Greece. As a result, there's a growing market of devices targeted... Read more

Creative reveals HS-930i and Aurvana In-Ear 2 earbuds

Creative reveals HS-930i and Aurvana In-Ear 2 earbuds

By Duncan Geere

Creative has just dropped us word, on Twitter of all places, of a couple of pairs of new earbuds - the HS-930i and the Aurvana In-Ear 2s. The former is designed for the iPhone and features an in-line microphone, and the latter are an update of the original... Read more

Jays offers a-Jays earbuds

Jays offers a-Jays earbuds

By Duncan Geere

Swedish headphone manufacturer Jays has announced a new set of earbuds - the a-Jays. They come in three differently-priced variants named a-Jays One, a-Jays Two and - you guessed it - a-Jays Three.All three of the earphone models have the same sized speaker... Read more

Creative EP-3NC noise cancelling headphones
4.0 stars

Creative EP-3NC noise cancelling headphones

By Chris Hall

The Creative EP-3NC are active noise cancelling headphones, claiming to be able to cancel up to 90% of ambient noise. They are pitched at travellers who want to enjoy their music, without having the drone of aircraft engines marring the experience.The... Read more

Aerial 7 Sound Disk Beanie hat
2.5 stars

Aerial 7 Sound Disk Beanie hat

By Stuart Miles

It's bloody cold outside at the moment (at the time of writing in February) and that means that the majority of times you head outside you'll be wanting a hat. But what if that hat featured a couple of speakers and a slot for your MP3 player? That's... Read more