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Sep 18, 2012

JVC Launches New Gumy Plus Inner-Ear Headphones, HA-FR6


JVC today announced new Gumy Plus headphones, the latest addition to the company’s popular Gumy line. Equipped with a one-button remote and microphone for use with iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Blackberry devices, the HA-FR6 Gumy Plus inner-ear headphones also feature a soft rubber body for a comfortable fit and 11mm neodymium driver units for great sound quality. The HA-FR6 is available in eight vibrant colors…

Sep 18, 2012

New JVC HA-S400 Foldable Headphones Feature Carbon Nanotubes Diaphragm


JVC today announced the introduction of the HA-S400 on-ear headphones featuring 30mm neodymium driver units with carbon nanotubes for the ultimate in crisp, clear sound. Other key features include soft-cushioned ear pads for comfort and sound isolation, a compact three-way foldable structure for portability, and a lightweight design with a soft headband for comfortable extended listening. The HA-S400 is available in two colors – white or black…

Sep 16, 2012

Panasonic Announces High-End Technics RP-DH1250 and RP-DJ1205 Headphones

Panasonic RP-DH1250

To commemorate the 40 anniversary of the launch of the Technics SL-1200, a direct-drive turntable system popular among professional broadcast studios and DJ’s, Panasonic today announced the reintroduction of Technics Pro DJ headphones. The Technics RP-DH1250 and RP-DJ1205 models feature sleek new packaging and offer the same superior sound quality that helped catapult the brand into its status as a favorite among consumers.

An iconic brand among professional DJ’s, producers, musicians and music-loving consumers alike, the Technics name is synonymous with state-of-the-art craftsmanship and outstanding sound performance…

Sep 9, 2012

Sony and Syco Entertainment Announce Premium X Headphones

Sony X Headphones

Sony today unveiled the X Headphones in collaboration with Syco Entertainment, a global joint venture between Simon Cowell and Sony Music Entertainment. Combining Simon Cowell’s expertise seeking perfection in music with Sony’s legendary audio engineering, the new X Headphones offer music lovers the truest sound reproduction along with the utmost in style and quality…

Aug 30, 2012

Razer Launches BlackShark Stereo Gaming Headset

Razer BlackShark

Razer, the world leader in high-performance gaming hardware and software, today announced the addition of the Razer BlackShark Stereo Gaming Headset. Inspired by tactical aviator headsets and armed with total audio immersion, Razer's newest piece of audio hardware comes as a Razer-branded version of the popular Battlefield 3 Razer BlackShark, a headset that the company developed from the ground up for the Battlefield franchise and released earlier this year at E3.

Designed to look and feel like the headsets worn by attack helicopter pilots, the Razer-green accented BlackShark is your battle-ready solution for powerful, immersive PC gaming audio…

Aug 28, 2012

Sony Unveils New Premium MDR-1 Headphones


Today Sony introduced its new premium headband-type MDR-1 headphones. Available in standard, Bluetooth® wireless and digital noise canceling versions, the new MDR-1 headphones is a result of a unique collaboration between Sony Electronics and Sony Music Entertainment.

Combining Sony Electronics’ expertise in superior sound quality, comfort, and beautiful design, with Sony Music’s knowledge of current music trends, the new MDR-1 premium headphones deliver an enhanced acoustic design allowing listeners to hear the music the way artists intended it to sound in the studio…

Aug 26, 2012

Yamaha Debuts Pro Series Premium Headphone Line Introducing PRO 300, PRO 400 and PRO 500

Yamaha PRO 500

Leveraging its expertise as the world's largest musical instrument manufacturer and the leading choice of professionals for studio and concert audio gear, Yamaha today announced its PRO Series line of high-fidelity, noise-isolation headphones.

The PRO Series headphones, which encompass the PRO 300, PRO 400 and PRO 500, are designed to faithfully reproduce audio recordings from the full spectrum of musical genres, while delivering natural sound that is balanced yet vivid, with an exceptional soundstage that envelops the listener…

Aug 16, 2012

Mozaex Announces BluWavs, World's First Headphones To Support Blu-Ray 7.1 Discrete HD Audio

Mozaex BluWavs-AE10

Mozaex, the premiere manufacturer of multi-room Blu-ray entertainment servers and peripherals, announced today it has launched BluWavs, a revolutionary, patent pending series of 7.1 HD Audio headphones.

"Mozaex has once again set a new standard in luxury home entertainment with the release of the first headphones to support Blu-ray 7.1 discrete HD Audio," said Mozaex CEO Douglas Kihm.

BluWavs includes a BluWav "Blender" Audio Console and PLUSH technology (Personally Leveled Ultimate Surround Headphones) which allows users to fine-tune the volume and EQ of ten discrete speakers to meet their personal surround sound listening preferences…

Jun 25, 2012

Polk Audio Presents UltraFocus 6000 and 8000 Active Noise Cancelation Headphones

Polk Audio UltraFocus 8000

Polk Audio, the award-winning designer and manufacturer of high performance audio products, is now shipping two new headphone models that are geared toward the audiophile on the go. The UltraFocus 6000 and UltraFocus 8000—in-ear and over-ear offerings, respectively—challenge conventional wisdom that active noise cancelation must come at the expense of superior sound quality.

“For too long, consumers have had to make a choice between active noise cancelation and true high-fidelity sound from their headphones,” said Ben Newhall, Polk Audio’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing…

Jun 11, 2012

Exclusive Harman Kardon NI, AE, CL, BT And NC Headphones Now Available

Harman Kardon CL

HARMAN announced availability of a new line of Harman Kardon headphones that deliver a performance destined to impress music lovers and longtime fans of the innovative and legendary audio brand. The Harman Kardon headphones include five options: two sound-isolating in-ear models tailored specifically for iPhone use and three on-ear and over-ear styles — including a wireless Bluetooth and noise-cancelling model — for music lovers seeking a refined industrial design true to Harman Kardon's rich acoustical heritage…