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Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset preview: Exploring 3D sound

Sennheiser launched the Ambeo mic in 2016, taking a step into devices that were designed for 3D audio, or audio to support the sort of sound

House of Marley RISE BT review

PROS Robust bass Stylish design Easy setup More affordable than competitors CONS Bass can often be overpowering Dull treble Battery life isn’t as long as

Aumeo review : Headphone processor creates smartphone audio specifically tailored to your ears

Aumeo personalizes the sound being output from your smartphone, tailoring each pair of wired earbuds or headphones to the listener’s ears for a richer, fuller

JBL Everest Elite 700 Headphones Platinum Review

Pros Great Active Noise Cancelling Implemented Exceptional JBL Headphone App Easy to use controls Not burdened with lots of useless features Balanced acoustic signature for

Elac Element EA101EQ-G Integrated Amplifier/DAC Review

PRICE $699 AT A GLANCE Plus Good power in compact form Outstanding app-enabled subwoofer auto-setup Onboard 192/24 USB DAC Minus No line outputs for external

Sony MDR-Z1R review

Sony turns 70 this year, and celebrates that landmark with a range of Signature products. The range consists of two portable music players, a desktop

HiFiMan SuperMini Music Player Review

PRICE $399 AT A GLANCE Plus Balanced and unbalanced output Drives moderately demanding headphones Hi-res capable, including DSD Minus No album art No fancy DAC

Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear review

Libratone, Danish maker of the lovely wool-covered Zipp wireless speakers, is dipping its toes into the vast headphones market for the very first time with

Sony MDR-XB50BS review

THE GOOD: The Sony MDR-XB50BS is affordably priced, sweat-resistant, sounds decent and fits well (it’s easy to get a tight seal). Battery life is good

Goji Collection Wireless review

PROS Look and feel more expensive than they are Reasonable sound quality CONS Minor distortion when used wirelessly Poor mid-range definition when used wired Tight

Sony MDR-1000X review

PROS Light and comfortable Excellent noise-cancelation Superb sound quality Adjustable ANC level Excellent mic for calls Long battery life CONS There’s a knack to the

Sony NW-WM1Z Walkman hands on review

Sony announced some serious bling at IFA 2016 in the shape of the NW-WM1Z, a high-end gold-plated Walkman. Like an audiophile magpie, we headed straight

Sony MDR-1000X preview: Quite simply phenomenal noise-cancelling headphones

Sony’s mission to deliver noise cancelling headphones has lead to the birth of the MDR-1000X. It’s a solid name, for a solid pair of headphones.

Grado RS1e Headphone Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Hand-crafted in Brooklyn! Lightweight design Incredibly open soundstage Minus Cable isn’t user-replaceable THE VERDICT The Grado RS1e is lightweight and has

Bose QuietComfort 35 review

PROS Superb noise cancelling Excellent mic for calls Light and comfortable Long battery life CONS No aptX No option to turn off ANC KEY FEATURES

Denon AH-GC20 review

PROS Comfortable Lower price than several key rivals CONS Limited ANC effectiveness Inconsistent sound often muddled Suffer from wireless glitches KEY FEATURES Blutooth wireless Active

Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7NC review

PROS Great-quality, clear sound Comfortable Good battery life CONS ANC not as effective as the best Slight granularity to the mids KEY FEATURES Active noise

Sony MDR-100ABN h.ear on Wireless review

PROS Excellent wireless performance Effective, stress-zapping ANC Very comfortable CONS Poor sound quality when non-powered Low-tech headphones offer better sound KEY FEATURES Active noise cancellation

Moon by Simaudio Neo 230HAD Amp/DAC Review

PRICE $1,500AT A GLANCE Plus 384/32 and DSD256 Eight-stage power supply Doubles as stereo preamp Minus Black, boxy styling Tricky sampling-rate LEDs THE VERDICT The

Sony MDR-EX750BT h.ear in Wireless review

PROS Funky colours Great wireless performance High-res streaming for Sony devices CONS Unsophisticated sound Bass is flabby KEY FEATURES Bluetooth with NFC Up to 7.5