Headphone News (149 Posts)


Sennheiser Introduces the HD 660 S Open-Back Headphone

Sennheiser Introduces the HD 660 S Open-Back Headphone

Sennheiser's newest headphone, the HD 660 S, is an open-back over-the-ear design that features a new and improved transducer designed to deliver lower harmonic distortion and have a lower impedance (150 ohms) than its predecessor, the HD 650. The HD... Continue Reading

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Oct 11, 2017

Periodic Audio Announces the Nickel Portable Headphone Amplifier

Periodic Audio has introduced the tiny, lightweight Nickel portable headphone amplifier, which measures just two inches long by 1.25 inches... Continue Reading
Periodic Audio Announces the Nickel Portable Headphone Amplifier

Oct 08, 2017

Bowers & Wilkins Launches First Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones

Bowers & Wilkins has launched its first adaptive noise-canceling wireless headphone, the PX. Featuring 40mm full-range drivers, elliptical ear cushions,... Continue Reading
Bowers & Wilkins Launches First Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones

Oct 06, 2017

Focal Debuts New Open-Back Headphone

Today Focal unveiled a new open-back headphone at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest. The Clear headphone features 40mm aluminum/magnesium M-shaped dome... Continue Reading
Focal Debuts New Open-Back Headphone

Sep 28, 2017

New MHA50 Portable DAC/Amplifier from McIntosh

McIntosh has introduced a new portable decoding amplifier called the MHA50 ($700). The MHA50 features both wired inputs and Bluetooth... Continue Reading
New MHA50 Portable DAC/Amplifier from McIntosh

Aug 14, 2017

Making the Case for Wireless Headphones for Audiophiles

The headphone category is booming, and wireless headphones are the way of the future. But can audiophiles embrace them? Jerry Del Colliano makes the case for why they should. Continue Reading
Making the Case for Wireless Headphones for Audiophiles

Jun 20, 2017

Audeze Introduces LCD-i4 In-Ear Monitors

Audeze has introduced the LCD-i4, an in-ear version of the company's popular LCD-4 that we recently reviewed. The LCD-i4 features... Continue Reading
Audeze Introduces LCD-i4 In-Ear Monitors

Jun 16, 2017

New Planar Headphones From Acoustic Research

Acoustic Research has introduced a new over-the-ear headphone that uses planar driver technology. The AR-H1 uses 86mm planar drivers with... Continue Reading
New Planar Headphones From Acoustic Research

Jun 03, 2017

HIFIMAN Launches Two New In-Ear Monitors

HIFIMAN has introduced two new in-ear monitors that use the company's Topology Drivers, which have a special Nano particle coating... Continue Reading
HIFIMAN Launches Two New In-Ear Monitors

May 25, 2017

Audio-Technica Launches the ATH-DSR7BT Wireless Headphones

Audio-Technica's new $299 ATH-DSR7BT over-the-ear headphones are the company's first Bluetooth headphones to employ Pure Digital Drive technology, which keeps... Continue Reading
Audio-Technica Launches the ATH-DSR7BT Wireless Headphones

May 09, 2017

Audio-Technica Introduces ATH-SR6BT Wireless Headphones

Audio-Technica has introduced a new wireless over-the-ear headphone, the ATH-SR6BT, which will be available exclusively through Best Buy. The headphones... Continue Reading
Audio-Technica Introduces ATH-SR6BT Wireless Headphones

May 03, 2017

Sennheiser Debuts HDV 820 Headphone Amplifier/DAC

At the recent Tokyo Headphone Festival, Sennheiser debuted its newest headphone amplifier/DAC. The HDV 820, scheduled for release in July... Continue Reading
Sennheiser Debuts HDV 820 Headphone Amplifier/DAC

Mar 28, 2017

V-MODA Unveils Crossfade 2 Wireless Headphones

V-MODA has unveiled a new wireless, over-the-ear headphone. The Crossfade 2 Wireless headphone builds on the company's previous Crossfade models... Continue Reading
V-MODA Unveils Crossfade 2 Wireless Headphones

Mar 09, 2017

Tidal Force Enters AV Market with Headphone and Cable Products

A new company has entered the AV market. Tidal Force makes its debut with a new line of value-oriented HDMI... Continue Reading
Tidal Force Enters AV Market with Headphone and Cable Products

Feb 23, 2017

Dirac to Demo VR and Panorama Sound Technologies at MWC

At Mobile World Congess 2017, Dirac will show off its latest mobile audio solutions: Dirac VR and Dirac Panorama Sound.... Continue Reading
Dirac to Demo VR and Panorama Sound Technologies at MWC

Feb 05, 2017

Periodic Audio Enters the In-Ear Monitor Market with Three New Models

Periodic Audio made its debut at this weekend's CanJam show in New York with the launch of three in-ear monitors,... Continue Reading
Periodic Audio Enters the In-Ear Monitor Market with Three New Models

Jan 18, 2017

Sennheiser Launches New HD 4 Bluetooth Headphones

At CES 2017, Sennheiser announced the addition of two Bluetooth headphones to the HD 4 Series. The HD 4.50BTNC ($199.95,... Continue Reading
Sennheiser Launches New HD 4 Bluetooth Headphones

Jan 06, 2017

Two New Over-the-Ear Headphones From Pioneer

Pioneer has added two new over-the-ear designs to its headphone lineup. The SE-MS7BT (shown here, $129.99) and the SE-MS5T ($69.99)... Continue Reading
Two New Over-the-Ear Headphones From Pioneer

Dec 16, 2016

Denon Debuts Flagship AH-D7200 Headphone

Denon has announced a new flagship over-the-ear headphone. The AH-D7200, scheduled to ship in January for $999, features 50mm FreeEdge... Continue Reading
Denon Debuts Flagship AH-D7200 Headphone

Dec 14, 2016

THX Debuts Its First Headphone Amplifier

THX, which was recently acquired by Razer, has introduced its first THX-branded component, the THX AAA headphone amplifier. THX says... Continue Reading
THX Debuts Its First Headphone Amplifier

Nov 07, 2016

House of Marley Announces New Bluetooth Headphones and Speakers

House of Marley has added three new Bluetooth products to its lineup. The Get Together Mini tabletop/portable speaker ($149.99, shown... Continue Reading
House of Marley Announces New Bluetooth Headphones and Speakers

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