For many HiFi fans, and companies, bluetooth used to be a curse word, but how times have changed. Bluetooth streaming quality has improved and increasingly mobile customers have both high demands for audio quality and ease of use, and that is where renowned audio manufacturer Bowers & Wilkins are hoping the B&W T7 will become the go to solution.
At just under £165 you will struggle to find better looking and performing wireless headphones than the House of Marley Liberate XL. Good and powerful sound combined with quality build and comfort is a winning recipe. See full review inside.
You know that Bluetooth audio has come a long way when serious audio manufacturers like Bang & Olufsen decides to launch their first ever bluetooth speaker in the BeoPlay A2 – a stylish and portable speaker true to their Danish heritage.
Apple has announced a new media event for 16th October with the tag line “It has been way to long”, likely to refer to update versions of the iPad, but could there be some iPod news in there as well?
The Bose QuietComfort 15 noise-cancelling headphones have been a favourite of mine and many others, so with Bose launching its replacement in the QuietComfort QC 25 it comes with high expectations for both comfort, noise-cancellation, and sound experience.
Although there has been plenty of headaches for accessories providers following Apple switching to the lightning connector, it has opened up some new opportunities, which it looks like Philips have taken advantage of with their new Fidelio M2L headphones that connect to your iOS devices through the Lightning connector, bringing high-quality 24-bit DAC (digital to analogue conversion) sound to the headphones.
The Danish audio manufacturer Libratone, known for their woolly wireless AirPlay speakers, have announced the October arrival of their latest product, the Libratone Diva; a soundbar that we are hoping will live up to its name when it comes to sound.
After months of speculations and rumours, it’s official. Apple today announced and showcased to the world the new iPhone 6 with a 4.7-inch screen and its big brother, the iPhone 6 Plus with a 5.5-inch screen. Gone are the days when Apple believed phablets would never become popular.
This week it was made official that Apple is holding one of their annual events on the 9th September, a time that we who follow Apple have grown accustomed to associating with the launch of the next iPhone, or in the case of latter years, iPhones. As usual the messaging on the invites themselves are cryptic, but what can we expect? Besides the new iPhone(s)…
Overall the Quicksilver iPad Air Redemption sleeve from Proporta is a good and stylish protective sleeve for your iPad Air. It’s strengths are its light weight and that it’s spacious enough to allow for having your iPad Air in a case, such as a slim keyboard case, for ease of carrying around.
There has been rumours around Apple introducing synthetic sapphire glass displays for future devices, and this week the Wall Street Journal reported that Apple could be delivering sapphire glass versions of the new iPhone 6 was early as in the next few weeks, but it won’t be on the standard models.
This week some images of what could be the new iPhone 6, boxed and ready for shipping, was leaked to techradar by an ‘Apple beta-tester’. The images shows what seems to be a larger screen iPhone 6, possibly the rumoured 4.7-inch model, and it looks slimmer than the current iPhone 5.
Samsung has long now been Apple’s biggest rival on the smartphone market, and now it looks like they are ready to take the challenge to them on the audio accessory side as well as Samsung has announced a new ‘Level’ line of headphones and portable speakers to challenge now Apple owned Beats Audio.
While Apple did not talk about their iWatch at WWDC, there has not been a lack of information, news, rumours, and speculations in the week following the conference. We have collated all the latest, including information on functionality, and pro athlete testing of the Apple wearable tech in our Apple iWatch round-up.
The House of Marley Liberate on-ear headphones provided a very enjoyable listening experience. They are lively both in sound and looks, and the fact that they are built using largely recycled or earth friendly materials is a bonus in my book. Read full review inside.