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Monster announces earphones specially tuned for Honor 9 smartphone

Monster announces earphones specially tuned for Honor 9 smartphone

By Mike Lowe

Monster isn't averse to a partnership. Whether sports star, rock star or superstar DJ, its audio products and headphones are well known to have proliferated fashion and lifestyle ambassadors. So for Monster to partner with Chinese smartphone maker Honor... Read more

Monster Elements review: Bass by the bucket load
3.0 stars

Monster Elements review: Bass by the bucket load

By Cam Bunton

In a world where headphones are worn almost like jewellery, rather than be fine examples of craftsmanship and audio balance, it's no surprise to see brands like Monster take advantage.The company's latest wireless offering, the Elements over-ear, is so... Read more

The Monster Bentley 24K wireless headphones to match your Bentley

The Monster Bentley 24K wireless headphones to match your Bentley

By Rik Henderson

As part of its CES show booth, Monster displayed a specially-commissioned bespoke version of a Bentley Continental GT V8 S. Designed by Mulliner in Monster specific colours and featuring a 16 speaker sound system, the car delighted show visitors lucky... Read more

Monster Elements Bluetooth Headphones: Wireless over-ears with aptX for high-res

Monster Elements Bluetooth Headphones: Wireless over-ears with aptX for high-res

By Rik Henderson

Monster has taken its 24K heaphones style and adapted it for a new line-up of wireless over-ear cans that can playback high-res audio without a drop in quality.The Monster Elements Bluetooth Headphones come in several colours: rose gold, gold, platinum,... Read more

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

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

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

By Chris Hall

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... Read more

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

Monster SuperStar Backfloat Bluetooth speaker review: Making a splash?

By Stuart Miles

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... Read more

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

Monster Superstar portable Bluetooth Speaker aims for Beats Pill fanciers

Monster Superstar portable Bluetooth Speaker aims for Beats Pill fanciers

By Rik Henderson

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,... Read more

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

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

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?

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

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

By Stuart Miles

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).... Read more

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

By Mike Lowe

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'... Read more

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

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

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

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

By Rik Henderson

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... Read more

Tumi x Monster headphones marks the start of a new partnership

Tumi x Monster headphones marks the start of a new partnership

By Danny Brogan

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... Read more

Monster Inspiration lets you match your headphones to the beat

Monster Inspiration lets you match your headphones to the beat

By Chris Hall

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... Read more

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

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

By Chris Hall

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... Read more

Monster Vektr headphones announced with Diesel design

Monster Vektr headphones announced with Diesel design

By Ben Crompton

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... Read more

Monster iSport Livestrong earphones pictures and hands-on

Monster iSport Livestrong earphones pictures and hands-on

By Paul Lamkin

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... Read more

Nokia Purity Monster headphones pictures and ears-on

Nokia Purity Monster headphones pictures and ears-on

By Chris Hall

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... Read more

Monster iSport in-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

Monster iSport in-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

By Paul Lamkin

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,... Read more

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

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

By Paul Lamkin

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... Read more

Monster Diddybeats
4.5 stars

Monster Diddybeats

By Paul Lamkin

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... Read more

Monster iFreePlay cordless headphones for iPod shuffle

Monster iFreePlay cordless headphones for iPod shuffle

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Heads up shuffle owners – we've got a product here that is designed especially for you. The Monster iFreePlay Cordless Headphones for iPod shuffle are an ingenious creation that we've taken quite a shine to. Angled as perfect for sports or the gym,... Read more