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Sonarworks SoundID Listen

Personalise your headphone listening experience

Riga-based software company Sonarworks has already made a name for itself in the field of music production with Reference 4, calibration software for studio monitors and headphones. The SoundID Listen, on the other hand, is aimed at music lovers who want to optimise their listening...

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 2 weeks ago

Montblanc MB 01

Stylish Bluetooth-over-ears with active noise suppression and voice control option

The renowned Hamburg manufacturer of pens, leather goods and watches Montblanc has introduced its first branded headphones, the MB 01, which are designed to provide high-quality sound for use when travelling. This portable wireless model supports audio codecs including aptX Adaptive as well as the...

4

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 1 month ago

JBL Club 950NC

Robust Bluetooth over-ears with ANC, voice control options and high runtime

These Club 950NC foldable over-ears from JBL are powerfully tuned, quick-charging, have active noise suppression and, in addition to functional device control, offer a large button for interaction with voice services such as Google Assistant or Amazon's Alexa. Sound and system adjustments are also possible...

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 1 month ago

JBL Live 300TWS

Sporty, fast-charging True Wireless in-ears with voice control options

JBL's wired Live 300TWS in-ears are powerful and punchy, support Bluetooth 5.0, and offer voice service integration and touch control for Android and iOS devices. The system can also be customised via app connection, while TalkThru and Ambient Aware technology provides functions for interaction with...

4.3

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 2 months ago

JBL Tune 220TWS

Lightweight and comfortable True Wireless EarBuds

With the Tune 220TWS, JBL extend their range to include wireless EarBuds that support Bluetooth standard 5.0, allow intuitive control of Android and iOS devices and, thanks to their special fit, they do not cause a feeling of pressure even in sensitive ears.

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 2 months ago

Sennheiser HD 450BT

Portable Bluetooth over-ears with ANC and a long battery runtime

Sennheiser's HD 450BT wireless over-ears support high-quality audio codecs with AAC as well as aptX, they also offer low latency for watching movies and playing computer games thanks to aptX LL. For everyday use and when travelling, they also benefit from exceptionally long battery life,...

4.1

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 2 months ago

Padmate Pamu Slide

True Wireless in-ears with touch control and exceptionally long battery life

The sporty, cordless Pamu Slide in-ears from Padmate are round and powerfully tuned; they offer an extremely comfortable, stable fit and boast excellent endurance in terms of both the headphone's battery life and the transport case's battery reserves.

3.9

Amplifier by Maike Paeßens 3 months ago

Creative Super X-Fi Headphone AMP

Miniature mobile headphone amplifier/ DAC with Super X-Fi certification

Creative's Super X-Fi Headphone Amp is ultra-portable but supports high impedances up to 600 ohms and is powerful enough to drive high-impedance headphones on mobile devices. The Super X-Fi technology can also be used to create a personalised, spatial sound experience for games, movies and...

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 3 months ago

Sennheiser HD 350BT

Pure Bluetooth over-ears with long battery life and great sound

The HD 350BT wireless over-ears from Sennheiser feature impressive battery life and support high-quality audio codecs with AAC format and aptX. You won’t have to sacrifice synchronicity or miss out on a high-quality sound experience with excellent bass reproduction when gaming or watching movies thanks...

4.3

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 3 months ago

Presonus Eris HD10BT

Rugged Bluetooth over-ears with ANC

Designed for studio and mobile use, the Eris HD10BT foldable, closed-back over-ears from Presonus support Bluetooth standard 5.0 and feature active noise cancellation, as well as a functional 3-button remote for device control.

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 3 months ago

Fostex TM2

Modular True Wireless in-ears with optional IEM Bluetooth adapter

These TM2 cable-free in-ears from Fostex offer a long runtime and not only support Bluetooth standard 5.0, but also use high-quality audio codecs with aptX and the AAC format. In terms of sound, these headphones have a neutral, acoustic focus similar to wired studio headphones,...

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 4 months ago

Sennheiser CX 150BT

Lightweight, great-sounding Bluetooth in-ears with high endurance

With the CX 150BT, Sennheiser has created sturdy, wireless in-ears for universal everyday use. Despite their light, elegant design, these in-ears sound extremely sophisticated and offer long battery life. In addition to Bluetooth standard 5.0, these headphones support pairing with two devices at the same...

4.3

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 4 months ago

Soundcore Liberty Air 2 by Anker

Slightly bass accentuated True Wireless in-ears with touch control

Soundcore's cable-free in-ears Liberty Air 2 support Bluetooth standard 5.0, wireless charging via Qi as well as high-quality audio codecs including aptX and the AAC format. In addition, connecting to the app allows you to make individual sound adjustments to these stably fitting headphones using...

4.1

In-Ear by Maike Paeßens 4 months ago

Creative Aurvana Trio

Hybrid 3-way in-ears with precise, punchy bass response

Creative's Aurvana Trio are universal hi-fi headphones for mobile devices, featuring three drivers on each side which have an emphasis on bass tuning. For use with Android and iOS devices, these comfortably fitting in-ears are also equipped with a 1-button remote and an integrated microphone.

4

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 4 months ago

Aukey EP-T21

Cheap True Wireless in-ears with touch control

The Chinese manufacturer Aukey has already repeatedly shown that good sounding headphones do not have to be expensive, and they prove this again with cable-free in-ears, the EP-T21. This lightweight, pocket-sized device also offers a respectable battery life, is equipped with touch control for Android...

4.4

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 5 months ago

Panasonic RP-HD305B

Fast-charging Bluetooth over-ears for gaming, TV and listening to music

Panasonic's RP-HD305B wireless over-ears support Bluetooth standard 5.0 as well as high-quality audio codecs. Thanks to aptX LL, they are also equipped for computer games and low-latency television. Additional sonic flexibility for these comfortable to wear and universally tuned headphones is provided by two optional...

4.1

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 5 months ago

Master & Dynamic MW07 Go

Sweet-sounding, sporty True Wireless in-ears with an unusual design

The MW07 Go are comfortable and extremely snug fitting in-ears from Master & Dynamic. They are particularly suitable for sports activities due to their sweat and water-resistant finish conforming to IPX6. A powerful, multi-faceted sound is provided by 10mm beryllium drivers, and aptX support a...

4.1

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 5 months ago

Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus

Elegant True Wireless in-ears with excellent sound quality and ANC

These cable-free in-ears, the MW07 Plus from Master & Dynamic, are elegant and eye-catching with an impressive runtime and an independent remote for device control. These low-profile headphones provide a detailed sound experience with outstanding dynamics from the 10mm beryllium drivers. They are also equipped...

4.3

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 5 months ago

House of Marley Liberate Air

Sustainable True Wireless in-ears with Touch Control

The Liberate Air from House of Marley not only provide eye-catching bamboo finishes, but also offer technical refinements like integrated touch control for Android and iOS systems. These headphones sound good and support Bluetooth standard 5.0 as well as the high-quality audio codec aptX, they...

4

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 6 months ago

JBL LIVE 650BTNC

Fast-charging Bluetooth over-ears with ANC and voice control options

JBL's Live 650BTNC have active noise cancellation, are equipped with a 3-button remote for device control and also support multipoint connections. For interaction with voice services such as Google Assistant or Amazon's Alexa, a touchpad is used, while the app connection of these portable headphones...

3.9