Introduction Mad Catz makes multiple versions of the Tritton Kunai headset for different devices. Today we have the opportunity to review the version compatible with various iOS devices. Officially certified to meet Apple’s standards, these are said to deliver a comfortable, high-quality audio experience for mobile gaming, phones, and tablets. The Tritton Kunai features 40mm drivers and swiveling ear pads with provided memory foam padding. The in-line controls are supposed to make on the fly volume adjustments, answering calls and controlling music from the attached media device easy. Available in Blue, Green, Orange and Black, will this Apple compliant headset gain the attention of computer enthusiasts? Read on to find out. About Mad Catz Interactive, Inc: Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT/TSX: MCZ) is a global provider of innovative interactive entertainment products marketed under its Mad Catz® (gaming), Tritton® (audio), and Saitek® (simulation) brands. Mad Catz also develops flight simulation software through its internal ThunderHawk Studios™; publishes games under its Mad Catz brand; and distributes games and videogame products for third parties. Mad Catz distributes its products through most leading retailers offering interactive entertainment products and has offices in North America, Europe and Asia. For additional information please go to www.madcatz.com.
Introduction There’s a new audio product on the market. Cooler Master has released the Ceres 300, an upgraded edition of the previously released Ceres 400. The 300 model features 40mm drivers, thick padded ear cushions and an adjustable headband. The 40mm drivers are complimented by a detachable flexible microphone and the headset is compatible with PC’s, mobile devices and gaming consoles. Continue reading to find out if this headset delivers decibels gamers are waiting to hear from. Before we get started on the Ceres 300, Here’s a bit about Cooler Master if you didn’t already know: Pursuing excellence in design, quality, and affordability since its inception two decades ago, Cooler Master has fueled growth through product portfolio diversification. This comes from an endless drive to deliver world class quality and service to its customers.
Introduction Some say silence is golden but I have to disagree. Only hearing what you choose to is golden. Blocking out the world with music is one of the best ways to relax and erase the stresses of a long day. It is even better when you can’t hear the kids or the television in the background. Wish you had a mute button for them? Sorry not available yet. The next best thing would be headphones that reduce unwanted ambient noise. This is the basis of noise canceling, allowing you to escape your surroundings and hear what you want. Sometimes however, this comes at a premium sticker price. Noisehush has been very active in mobile audio over the last 5 years and are known for their NX80 in-ear and BT700 Bluetooth headsets. Noisehush wanted us to take a look at their latest offering which is geared towards comfort, great sound and affordability. The new NoiseHush i7 active noise canceling headset has a big challenge in front of it. Let’s see if it is up to the task. Specs • Frequency: 30Hz-20kHz • Speaker Type: 40mm • Neodymium Cone Impedance: 32ohm • Power Output: 100mW • Noise Reduction: 20dB max • Sensitivity: 98±3dB • Audio Connector: Gold Plated • Cable Length: Detachable 5.9 feet • Jack: 3.5mm • Weight: 175g • Battery Life: Up to 120hrs Features • Genuine Leather • Pure Comfort • Around-Ear Design • High-Definition Sound • Premium Memory Foam • Superior Battery Life • Foldable for Portability • Travel Ca...
The Enermax AeroOdio has great sound and powerful, quiet cooling that is hard to beat.
Introduction Today we have the opportunity to review the ARS60 Bluetooth enabled speaker from Acoustic Research. This is their next generation speaker and it comes packed with features. It also sports a compact design without losing its design quality. It is available in black, red, blue, white, lime green, pink or yellow. The design is shaped like an hour-glass but features two speakers with a bass reflex system. This system also features a NiMH rechargeable battery, offering ten hours of music play time (at medium volume). Could this 16 watt system sound as good as what we’ve seen with other Bluetooth speakers? Continue reading to find out if it holds up to our standards. Before we get started, here’s some information on Acoustic Research: Acoustic Research (AR), a brand owned by VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX), today unveiled a new addition to its line of Bluetooth indoor portable wireless speakers — the ARS60 portable wireless speaker. Using advanced audio coding, this next generation Bluetooth® equipped product offers sound quality that’s indistinguishable from wired systems, with an impressive dynamic range. The ARS60 is shaped to inspire, sized to go anywhere and sounds like miniature audio furniture.
Introduction We just received the Minx Go for review recently. Developed by Cambridge Audio, the Minx Go is a Bluetooth speaker that is designed for indoor or backyard barbecue activities. While the Minx Go isn’t something that you would want to take on an outdoor adventure, you shouldn’t need to settle for a boombox style stereo for entertaining the guests. The five speaker array is designed to deliver crisp and precise audio streamed from your Bluetooth enabled device. While the Minx Go doesn’t have your normal features like a speakerphone, the audio quality and looks make up for lacking a speakerphone. Will the Minx Go earn the recognition of gamers? Continue reading to see how it stands up… First, here’s a bit about Cambridge Audio Music is also at the heart of everything we do and we believe that every musical experience should be a magical one. Although it’s an incredible treat which we urge everyone to experience, most people simply don’t have time to listen to a dedicated hi-fi every time they want to hear great music.
Introduction Today we get the opportunity to test the Braven BRV-1 bluetooth speaker (available in blue and black). It is designed to be a durable, weather resistant, wireless speaker that’s capable of doing more than just play music. That’s right folks, this isn’t your ordinary means of entertainment away from home. Whether you’re outdoors camping, hiking or even out on the boat, the BRV-1 has you covered. Its IPX5 certified water resistant design is meant to give you the piece of mind you’ve been wanting while leading an active lifestyle. Did I mention it’s also shock absorbent and ultra-lightweight? Also, the bluetooth connectivity feature remembers the last eight devices connected to it, so there’s no need to constantly re-pair devices. That’s not all though, the BRV-1 is also designed to be a speakerphone and charger for your smartphone. These are a host of features which could help the BRV-1 really stand out. The question is, “Will the BRV-1 stand up to a gamers needs as well as take an outdoor beating?” Let’s find out, but first, let’s get to know more about the company. BRAVEN is a portable Bluetooth speaker maker, dedicated to delivering premium audio and unparalleled design. Founded in 2011, BRAVEN is the first company to produce a portable HD speaker with speakerphone that doubles as a mobile device charger. An industry leader, BRAVEN has established its global presence with worldwid...
Serious earphones for serious listening. The NoiseHush NX50 headsets are a powerful, bass-driven stereo sound with greater clarity and improved dynamics over standard headsets. You’ll hear an impressive bass response and clear mid-high range sound for incredible sound with every kind of music, from heart pounding bass beats of hip-hop to spine tingling guitar riffs. NoiseHush is passionate about design, quality, technology, and improving lives through revolutionary products. Be confident you are receiving the best product when you select a NoiseHush Bluetooth Headset, Car Kit, Solar Car Kit, Helmet Headset, and other Hands free Bluetooth device.
The SuperTooth Disco is a Bluetooth multimedia speaker which can be connected wirelessly to a Bluetooth mobile phone, a PDA or to a Bluetooth enabled computer. Once connected, you can stream stereo music from your phone or from your PC or Laptop to the SuperTooth Disco.
ASUS’s most recent DAC/amp gets put to the test. This time, the Xonar Essence One gets a new little brother in the Essence STU. The new STU is a sleek-looking, small foot-print DAC/amp with excellent specs. We put it to the test to see how it measures up to other similar solutions! Full Review: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/ASUS/Xonar_Essence_STU/
Fusing playful looks with amazing sound, the ECO-V20 lightweight colorful headphones deliver incredible performance at a remarkable budget-friendly price. Designed to delight you with a fashionable listening experience, these colorful headphones feature 40mm driver units for powerful, accurate sound. The Eco-V20 sports an in-line microphone and control button that allow you to switch between phone calls and your favorite music at the touch of your fingertip.
Introduction: Our ability to detect sound is one of our most important senses. It helps us communicate with each other, enjoy music to relax and/or detect a possible danger in our surroundings. Sound has become even more important to us over the last few years with the advent of High Definition content. Rich dialog, car chase music, gun battles with large explosions are all added to immerse you deeper into the entertainment experience. Modern day gaming is no exception. If anything, sound is even more important to a gamer then a movie watcher. You don’t get fragged if you’re not paying attention to a sound in a movie, whereas the sound of glass breaking behind you means life or death to the gamer. Gamers need to hear every nuance to perform at the top of his/her game. : This is where top of the line headsets come into play. Tritton Audio, a leader in sound reproduction for gamers has one of the most popular gaming headsets for the console. PC gamers were yearning to use them on their gaming rig of choice. Tritton listened to those requests and is now releasing the Tritton Pro+ True 5.1 Surround headsets for PC/MAC. Let’s see if Tritton carried over all of the features that made them so successful on the console. First, let us learn a little about Tritton. Headquartered in San Diego California, TRITTON technology leads the way in manufacturing high-performance consumer electronics and computer peripherals. Founded in 2000, TRITTON has since evolved and transformed...
Evercool is a company that I have always associated with a variety of computer cooling products, but the company is branching out into new territory. The BH-530 is a Bluetooth headset that will allow users to connect to any device with the wireless technology and listen to whatever suits their fancy. An included omnidirectional microphone will also allow the BH-530 to be used for communication in game or through the phone. Soft leather earpads provide comfort for hours, which goes great with a battery life up to 10 hours.
We have the new Arctic S113BT Speaker in for review today. With the S113BT Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Arctic has delivered a lightweight portable speaker weighing a mere 290 grams. It comes with a durable non-slip structure capable of connecting to any device. The S113BT supports NFC (Near Field Communication) and Bluetooth 4.0 which is capable of pairing with any Bluetooth enabled device, whether a smartphone, tablet or computer system. It packs dual 1.5 inch full range drivers. It can even be paired with your mobile device so you can receive a call while streaming music. With the integrated call controls built into the front of the device, the speaker automatically switches to the call and enables the integrated Omni-directional noise canceling microphone. It comes in several colors including: black, blue, green, orange, pink and white. Can this lightweight and feature-rich device really include good enough sound quality to be a top-notch product? Read on to find out.
Taipei, Taiwan – August 29, 2013 – LUXA2, a premier designer and manufacturer of uniqueand functional mobile accessories including holders, portable power, headsets and cases, is proud to announce a brand new product to its already impressive product portfolio – The Groovy Wireless Stereo Speaker. LUXA2’s Groovy is designed to give the modern music lover wireless streaming of their favorite tunes to ultimately match their lifestyle. The Groovy is made from premium grade brushed aluminum and finished off with a stylish genuine leather strap; meaning that it not only looks good, but feels good too. This, coupled with the Groovy’s excellent sound quality makes it the perfect partner for all occasions. Key features: Bluetooth 2.1 Premium grade brushed aluminum body Lightweight and portable Bluetooth and wired connectivity Speakerphone capability Interchangeable genuine leather handles 1800mAh rechargeable lithium polymer battery Midrange and woofer made from polyethylene fiber glass Groovy – Modern music lover for all occasions For more product information, please visit http://www.luxa2.com/product.aspx?s=108 LUXA2 official website and community websites: LUXA2 official website: http://www.LUXA2.com LUXA2 Facebook Fan Page: https://www.facebook.com/LUXA2