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Dec 10, 2009

New Headphones From Nixon: The Trooper

Nixon Trooper

The Trooper joins Nixon’s inaugural headphone range which was launched last December with The Master Blaster (leather, over-ear studio quality) The Nomadic (collapsible, on-ear travel) and The Wire (in-ear) models. The Trooper is a collapsible headphone, making it ideal for travel and also features a custom, on-ear, full size volume knob…

Oct 21, 2009

Monster To Launch Limited Edition "Miles Davis Tribute" Headphones

Monster Miles Davis Tribute

Monster, renowned for its many advanced consumer electronics accessories and fast becoming one of the world's leading manufacturers of high-performance headphones, is proud to announce the upcoming introduction of the world's first audio hardware product to bear the official name and signature of legendary trumpeter Miles Davis - the new "Miles Davis Tribute" high-performance in-ear headphones…

Sep 30, 2009

Ultrasone Presents The HFI-2400 Headphones

Ultrasone HFI-2400

With the debut of the HFI-2400, a new accompaniment to the HFI headphones family, Ultrasone has designed an eye-catching black and silver, open-backed headphones that satisfies the highest of listening demands.

The HFI-2400 is the flagship headphone in Ultrasone’s famed HFI Series. Distinguished by its airy tone and its modern and elegant design, the HFI-2400s 40mm gold-plated driver provides the finest of three-dimensional sound thanks to Ultrasone’s patented S-Logic™ technology. The HFI-2400 comes outfitted with the MU Metal shielding, just like other Ultrasone headphones, that reduces the amount of magnetic radiation emitted from standard headphones, up to 98%…

Sep 23, 2009

Introducing Monster Turbine Pro Headphones: Professional "In-Ear Speakers" That Deliver A Revelation In Better Sound

Monster Turbine Pro Gold

Head Monster Noel Lee personally designed the new Turbine Pro headphones, utilizing advanced design, engineering and technologies to offer a new level of portable audio performance geared toward serious audiophiles and audio professionals. The new headphones represent the consummation of Monster's approach to headphone design, which is to create advanced personal listening solutions that offer users the same sonic impact, power and performance as reference quality high-end loudspeakers - allowing them to hear all their favorite music the same way the artists and producers originally heard it in the studio…

Sep 7, 2009

New In-Ear Headphones from Monster Cable: Lady Gaga Heartbeats

Monster Lady Gaga Heartbeats

Lady Gaga exploded onto the global cultural landscape this year with her catchy pop anthems and her fashion-forward aesthetics. Worldwide she has sold more than four million copies of her debut album, The Fame, and more than 15 million singles, making her music's biggest breakout star of the year. She is only the third artist in history to claim three #1 hits from a debut album ("Just Dance," "Poker Face" and "LoveGame")…

Sep 7, 2009

Monster Announces Beats Solo By Dr. Dre

Monster Beats Solo

Monster and Beats by Dr. Dre, today announced an exciting new development in the evolution of the popular "Beats™ By Dr. Dre™ headphone line - the on-ear "Beats Solo" headphones (MAP: $179.95, SRP: $219.95). The new Beats Solo high-performance headphones offer users an ideal entry level Beats by Dr. Dre personal listening experience in a lightweight and smaller version. Beats Solo will be available in November 2009 in both black and white versions.

Noel Lee, the Head Monster, noted: "When Monster teamed up with Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine for Beats™ by Dr…

Sep 7, 2009

Audio-Technica Unveils BPHS1 Broadcast Stereo Headset

Audio-Technica BPHS1

Audio-Technica introduces the BPHS1 Broadcast Stereo Headset with Dynamic Boom Microphone, offering natural, highly intelligible stereo reproduction. The rugged BPHS1 features closed-back circumaural (around-the-ear) ear cups that were designed to provide maximum comfort and ambient noise rejection with minimal ear fatigue. The BPHS1 also has a professional boom-mounted moving coil dynamic microphone that can be positioned for use on either side of the mouth. It is specifically intended and optimized for on-air or live news and sports broadcasting, announcing and interviews…

Jul 29, 2009

JVC Announces HA-EBX85 and HA-FX20 In-Ear Headphones With Color Options


JVC today announced the addition of two new models to its line of in-ear headphones, both available in a range of colors. For the active user, JVC offers a new sports clip headphone, the HA-EBX85, which comes with ear hooks for a secure fit and is offered in three colors. Also new are the HA-FX20 All Star headphones that come in five different popular color combinations.

To ensure high quality sound reproduction, both models feature powerful neodymium driver units and friction noise reduction cords of 3.28 feet (one meter) and 3.94 feet (1.2 meters) respectively for the HA-FX20 and HA-EBX85…

Jul 29, 2009

New JVC Black Series Foldable Headphones Combine Performance And Style


JVC today announced a new series of portable headphones for those who want to upgrade to top quality sound combined with a sleek, simple, modern design. The new JVC Black series includes two models, the HA-M750 and HA-S650, both designed to complement the latest generation of portable audio devices.

Both Black series headphones are foldable over-the-head models finished in glossy and flat black. Through the use of large driver units with carbon compound diaphragms, these headphones achieve superior bass reproduction, while the rigid carbon housing ensures optimal sound clarity because of its anti-resonance properties…

Jul 7, 2009

Audio-Technica Introduces Improved ATH-ANC7B Quietpoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7B

Audio-Technica today announced the introduction of its ATH-ANC7b QuietPoint® active noise-cancelling over-ear headphones, which have the same 85% noise-cancellation but incorporate a number of improvements from the previous model to offer even better sound quality, comfort and convenience.

The ATH-ANC7b delivers superior audio performance, with a smoother, richer and more natural tonal balance. The headphones provide clear, high-resolution sound, with impactful bass, a detailed midrange, extended treble and accurate imaging in an immersive soundfield…