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Headphones Not Working with Your iPhone? Three Tips to Find a Fix

Posted  11/7/18 in News

You’ve toggled Bluetooth off and on already. You’ve power cycled your headphones and checked to make sure they’re not already paired with two active devices. You’re definitely sure that your iPhone and headphones are within three feet of one another. But for some reason, your favorite wireless headphones just won’t work with your iPhone. Don’t […]



Dynamic Drivers vs. Balanced Armature Drivers

Posted  10/11/18 in News

    As we discussed in our blog post on noise cancellation technology, all of the sounds that reach your ear—from your favorite tunes to the UPS truck driving down your street and the incessant barking that follows—exist as waves. Waves of what, though? For the most part, the sounds that reach your air exist […]


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How Do Noise Cancelling Headphones Work: A Simple Explanation of the Physics of Sound

Posted  07/14/18 in News

Chances are good that if you strap on a pair of headphones, you’re hoping to block out the sound of the outside world. But that’s not always true, especially if you’re exercising in public—in which case you need to hear the approaching sound of anything that might do you bodily harm. Otherwise, it’s safe to […]


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Can You Use Bluetooth Headphones on a Plane?

Posted  06/13/18 in News

Flying is a magical thing. Nearly 100 years after the advent of commercial aviation, it’s still mind-blowing that you can buy a ticket and soar from one side of the world to the other in a matter of hours.  As miraculous as it is, though, flying can also be stressful and confusing. It’s no surprise […]


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IPX4 vs. IPX5: Do We Need IPX5?

Posted  06/12/18 in News

Stop and think about how many things can cut a pair of headphones’ life short, from random drops to broken cables, or even just the normal wear and tear of being thrown into your purse or backpack on a daily basis. But the biggest danger to your earphones or headphones? That would be water, the […]


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What is Everplay-X and What Are the Benefits of Having This Feature?

Posted  05/19/18 in News

There’s no denying that today’s more technologically advanced headphones and earphones make for a much more convenient and enjoyable personal audio experience. Wireless technology has freed us from the frustrating tangle of cables, while quick-connect technologies like Bluetooth NFC and Multipoint Technology have made it easier to access our music and podcasts than ever before. And great noise […]


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The Best Wireless Earphones for Running: Features to Look For

Posted  03/20/18 in News

If you’re a jogger or runner, you almost certainly know this story: you’re out for your morning jaunt around the neighborhood, or training for a half-marathon, or just ticking away the virtual miles on the treadmill. You’re trying your best to hit your stride, to pound your feet in time with your tunes. But your […]


Best Headphones for Conference Calls What You Need to Get You Through Your Next Call

Best Headphones for Conference Calls: What You Need to Get You Through Your Next Call

Posted  03/13/18 in News

Whether you telecommute, travel for work frequently, work for a company with multiple locations, or just need to connect with your colleagues regularly when you’re not in the office, chances are good that you’re spending more time on conference calls these days than ever before. If you’re doing so with your phone glued to the […]



How to Clean Earphones: Four Rules You Should Always Follow

Posted  03/5/18 in News

Whether you wear your earphones while jogging, at the gym, or on your daily commute, one thing is certain—eventually, those things are going to get ooky. Lose the carrying case that came with your earphones and they’re going to get ookier even quicker. That’s a problem for a handful of reasons. For one thing, who […]


Wireless vs. Wired Headphones How to Pick the Right Pair for You

Wireless vs. Wired Headphones: How to Pick the Right Pair for You

Posted  02/23/18 in News

From style to size to functionality and features, when you’re shopping for a new set of headphones, there are several considerations to keep in mind. Perhaps the most important question of all, though, is whether to opt for the performance and reliability of wired headphones or the convenience and compatibility that Bluetooth wireless connectivity offers. […]


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