headphones

KEF LSX Smart Active Loudpeaker Review : Woolly cabinets, not woolly sound

What is the KEF LSX? The KEF LSX is a two way active speaker with decoding on board. Until comparatively recently, KEF was, barring a

Sony WH-XB700 Extra Bass Wireless Headphones review

The Sony WH-XB700 wireless is the latest entrant in the company’s range of Extra Bass headphones. The XB700 take their place somewhere close to the

Shure KSE1200 review: The best sounding in-ears around, but at a price

If we had to name the best sounding in-ear headphones we’ve heard, it’s fair to say that Shure’s KSE1500s would top the list. We reviewed

Microsoft Surface Buds could see Cortana challenge AirPods

Microsoft is reportedly preparing to take on Apple’s AirPods with some smart wireless earbuds of its own, joining the line-up alongside the Surface Headphones. If

Creative Outlier Air review: Jaw-dropping wireless earbuds at a great price

These fully wireless headphones are a superb bargain, sounding better than much more expensive sets Creative knows a thing or two about digital audio: it’s

9 Cheap Noise-Canceling Headphones (Under $200), Ranked Best to Worst

What to Buy (or Avoid) You don’t need to spend a small fortune to block out noise when you’re listening to music or bingeing on

AirPods 2 vs. Jabra Elite Active 65t: Which are the better wireless earbuds?

The Jabra Elite Active 65t and Apple AirPods have long been two of the best pairs of true wireless headphones you can buy, but there

2019 Run to the beat: Best running watches and smartwatches with music playback

Take control of your workout tunes and leave your smartphone at home Running with music is a big deal for most runners. We know, because

5 Reasons to Buy PowerBeats Pro & 3 Reasons Not To

We’ll help you decide if you should buy PowerBeats Pro, or wait. Apple is on a roll with new headphones and the new PowerBeats Pro

Apple AirPods 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Buds: Which are the better buds?

Apple’s AirPods 2 are the most popular true wireless headphones on the market, but are they really the best? That depends on what you’re looking

Audiolab M-DAC Nano Bluetooth DAC Review

Meet the best surrogate headphone socket yet What is the M-DAC Nano? The Audiolab M-DAC Nano is a compact Bluetooth receiver and amplifier, designed to

Apple AirPods 2 review: Small improvements spell second-gen success?

When the Apple AirPods first arrived, to say they were polarising would be an understatement. The now iconic Apple headphone design ignited a fire amongst

Beats Powerbeats Pro hands-on review

If the second-generation AirPods didn’t excite you, Apple’s very own Beats is following them up with a bigger, longer-lasting, and more expensive pair of wireless

House of Marley Exodus headphone review: Sustainably sourced, sweet-sounding headphones

Here’s proof that you don’t need to sacrifice sweet sound for mindfully sourced and sustainably built headphones Decades after his passing, legendary Jamaican singer-songwriter Bob

Best wireless earbuds 2019: Top wire-free earphones including AirPods, Bose, B&O, Sennheiser and Samsung

True wireless earphones have become much more popular over the past couple of years. While completely wire-free earphones existed before the AirPods were launched in

Beyerdynamic Amiron Wireless review: Frustrating wireless headphones have the potential to be very good

You would be forgiven for thinking, when seeing what these headphones are called, that these Amiron Wireless cans are simply the wireless version of the

Puro Sound Labs PuroQuiet review: These headphones are designed to protect children’s hearing

The active noise cancellation works very well at keeping ambient noise from intruding, and it significantly improves the sound quality to boot. I am a

Mixcder E9 Review

With an eye on offering premium features for an affordable price, can Mixcder’s E9 over-ear stand out from the budget headphone crowd? What are the

See the Insta 360 Evo camera and Audeze Mobius headphones in Tech of the Week

Happy Friday! What do you mean you didn’t get us anything? We’ve got you the greatest weekend gift of all, cameras editor Mark Wilson and

JBL Live 650BTNC review

Smart noise cancelling headphones that bring an engaging bass-centric sound to your ears. JBL has a firm grasp on the wireless speaker market as its Flip and Charge lines

First look: Huawei FreeLace

Huawei’s new wireless FreeLace headphones were shown off alongside the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro… but sadly they didn’t want to actually turn on. That

Huawei FreeLace: Everything you need to know about the AirPods rival

Alongside the P30 Pro and P30, Huawei used its latest lavish event in Paris to introduce another rival to Apple’s AirPods 2 and Samsung’s Galaxy

Anker Soundcore Space NC Review: Sound…Cor-Blimey!

If you’re anything like me you know what you like by now when it comes to tech, and especially headphones. For me, it’s a comfortable

ZENBRE SoundBank H6 Review: A Portable Powerhouse

Hot off the heels of the ZENBRE SoundBank Z8 Plus, a Bluetooth speaker with some bite, we’re looking at the SoundBank H6 headphones. I do

Blitzwolf BW-FYE1 Earbuds Review: Truly Wireless Wizardy

I’ve looked at a fair few truly wireless earbuds now and whilst I’m still nowhere close to being an audiophile, I believe I have a

Anker Soundcore Life 2 Review: A Pricey Try

Much like the Soundcore Infini Mini, the Life 2’s were sent over by Anker for me to review, but they very quickly just became tools

Lindy BNX-100 review

A few years ago, Lindy showed that it was possible to design a five-star pair of wireless noise-cancelling headphones for under £100. But, as it

Apple AirPods 3: Release date, rumours, specs and price

Apple announced the second generation of its wireless earphones, the AirPods, in March 2019 with a new chip, Hey Siri control, 50 per cent more

Apple prepping true wireless Powerbeats as AirPods 2 alternative – report

Apple doesn’t seem to care too much about its Beats headphones brand these days. Updates are less frequent and less substantive, and Apple would seemingly

Focal Stellia review

Ask us to name the best sounding headphones we’ve ever heard and you can be sure that Focal’s brilliant Utopias would be in with a