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May 3, 2012

New Top-Of-The-Line Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9

Audio-Technica today announced the introduction of its ATH-ANC9 QuietPoint® active noise-cancelling over-ear headphones, the company’s new top-of-the-line active noise-cancelling (ANC) model. The ATH-ANC9 offers new features including exclusive Tri-Level™ Cancellation selectable noise-cancellation settings, an inline microphone and controller for answering calls and controlling music, and additional enhancements. Click here for a YouTube video about the ATH-ANC9’s features and benefits.

The ATH-ANC9 blocks up to 95% of outside noise – the highest ANC performance ever achieved by Audio-Technica QuietPoint headphones, while delivering superlative sound quality…

Apr 24, 2012

Panasonic Announces Pricing Of 2012 Lineup Of Headphones

Panasonic RP-HC200

Panasonic today announced pricing and availability of its 2012 line of headphones. Featuring a wide-array of headphone styles and functionality, including ear-bud, monitor and noise-cancelling, the 2012 models have been designed to produce superior sound quality while maintaining stylish appeal and comfortable design.

Expanding on its popular line of noise cancelling headphone models, Panasonic introduces the RP-HC200 which features an over-ear design and soft headpad to increase user’s comfort level…

Apr 16, 2012

Pioneer Introduces New Audiophile And Noise Canceling Headphones

Pioneer SE-MJ591

Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. today expanded its on-ear headband headphone offerings with two new products, the flagship SE-MJ591 audiophile headphone for critical listening, and the SE-NC21M noise canceling headphone. Each new headphone model is designed to optimize the listening experience in very different environments.

“There’s an emotional connection with music, and when you hear more of the details, it changes the listening experience significantly,” said Chris Walker, director AV marketing and product planning for the Home Electronics Division of Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc…

Apr 16, 2012

Pioneer Introduces New STEEZ Headphones: EFFECTS, 808 and DUBSTEP

Pioneer SE-D10MT

Pioneer Electronics today expanded the brand’s offerings with a new line of on-ear headphones. Inspired by the emerging DJ and dance scene, the three STEEZ branded headphones being introduced, EFFECTS (SE-MJ7211), 808 (SE-MJ7511), and DUBSTEP (SE-D10MT), incorporate bold designs, powerful audio reproduction, and exclusive features that make them the ideal listening accessories. The headphones offer a range of cool attributes including different color variations, interchangeable ear pads, swiveling ear cups, and bass control, depending on the model…

Mar 20, 2012

Roland Introduces RH-A7 Headphones

Roland RH-A7

Roland is pleased to introduce the RH-A7 Monitor Headphones, a high-fidelity monitoring solution for digital pianos and other audio listening applications. Featuring a lightweight, open-air design and wide-ranging sound, the RH-A7 is ideal for enjoying the rich tonal quality and superior dynamic response of Roland’s fine digital pianos.

As compared to closed headphones and earbuds, the open-air RH-A7 produces a more balanced and natural sound, with a wide soundstage and smooth bass response…

Jan 26, 2012

Monster And NCredible Introduce NTune And Nergy Headphones

Monster NTune

Monster and NCredible Entertainment are proud to showcase their first "NCredible" lifestyle products developed through their previously announced alliance. First products in the NCredible line, include the new NTune On-Ear Headphones (SRP: $129.95) and the Nergy In-Ear Headphones (SRP: $69.95), both available now.

Both new products bring next-level design and high-performance audio to the most popular headphone styles…

Jan 23, 2012

Etymotic ETY Kids Earphones Earn Parent Tested Parent Approved Seal Of Approval

Etymotic ETY Kids3

Etymotic Research, an innovator in hearing wellness solutions, has been awarded the Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval for its ETY Kids Safe Listening Earphones. PTPA Media has North America’s largest volunteer parent testing community, with over 40,000 parents.

Sound heard through ETY Kids earphones will not exceed safe levels, so parents can rest easy. Even at the maximum volume setting on portable players, kids can listen safely for up to four hours per day. And because ETY Kids earphones block background noise, and provide high-definition sound quality, kids will be able to hear every detail, and won’t complain that the volume is too low…

Jan 19, 2012

Monster Launches "Inspiration" Noise-Cancelling Over-Ear Headphone

Monster Inspiration

Monster, leader in manufacturing and design of high-performance headphones, is breaking new ground in the worlds of both high fashion and high-performance audio with the launch of "Inspiration™," the company's first over-ear, noise canceling headphone.

Ideal for frequent business travelers, home, commuting or office use, Inspiration headphones deliver pure and powerful music reproduction, with a trendsetting "fashion-forward" twist - interchangeable headbands in a multitude of different colors and materials…

Jan 19, 2012

Audio-Technica Reveals ATH-M50WH White Professional Studio Monitor Headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-M50WH

Audio-Technica introduces its ATH-M50WH Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, a stylish all-white version of A-T’s flagship ATH-M50 headphones. Based on input from end users looking for an alternative to the ATH-M50’s standard all-black color scheme, the ATH-M50WH headphones offer the exact same comfort and superior audio quality for professional monitoring and mixing as their standard counterparts.

The ATH-M50WH Professional Studio Monitor Headphones will be available in March 2012 with a U.S. MSRP of $209.00…

Jan 10, 2012

JVC HA-EBR80 Sports Ear Clip Headphones Feature Mic & Remote

JVC HA-EBR80

JVC today expanded its sports clip headphone line with the addition of a new model that features an in-line remote and microphone. The new HA-EBR80 headphones are an earbud design with a unique adjustable ear clip that holds them securely in place.

The new HA-EBR80 headphones are ideal for the active user. They feature a one-button remote control that makes it easy to operate the play, stop and skip functions, and answer a phone call that can be handled hands-free thanks to the built-in microphone. The headphones are compatible with Apple and Blackberry devices…