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Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 2 weeks ago

Sennheiser HD 250BT

Cheap, wireless on-ears with low latency codec

Sennheiser promise top technology for not much money with the HD 250BT: battery life of up to 25 hours, sound adjustments via an app and modern audio codecs for perfect picture-sound synchronisation. They're aiming to deliver premium features for less than 70 euros. Will they...

4.1

Smartphone by Pete Schloßnagel 2 months ago

Sennheiser HD 300

Inexpensive over-ears with decent sound

If you're looking for uncomplicated headphones that aren't too bulky, are also extremely lightweight but have a great sound, you might have found an ideal match with the Sennheiser HD 300.

4.4

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 4 months ago

Oppo Enco X

True Wireless Noise Cancelling in-ears with Dynaudio Sound

The Enco X from Smartphone manufacturer Oppo, developed in cooperation with Dynaudio, makes you sit up and take notice: The Danish sound specialist has been known for decades for their high-quality hi-fi and monitoring speakers. This time they are in charge of perfecting the sound...

4.5

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 5 months ago

Sennheiser BT T100

Bluetooth audio transmitter for connection to TVs, stereo systems and PCs

Connecting Bluetooth headphones to your TV or home stereo system can sound easier than it actually is. Especially when it comes to synchronicity between picture and sound, it becomes apparent that classic wired headphones still can't be topped. Sennheiser wants to change that for good...

4.3

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 5 months ago

Technics EAH-AZ70W

True Wireless in-ears with Dual Hybrid Noise Cancelling and touch control

Technics' True Wireless debut the EAH-AZ70W feature hybrid noise cancelling, support Bluetooth standard 5.0 and come with a high-quality audio codec, the AAC format. Also, these True-Wireless headphones are splash-proof in accordance with IPX4.

4.5

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 7 months ago

Google Pixel Buds

True Wireless in-ears with Google features

The new Pixel Buds from Google don't have much in common with their predecessors, except for their name. Their most striking feature is their completely new look: what were loose-fitting earbuds are now tighter-fitting in-ears, and the thin fabric string between the two earplugs has...

3.5

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 10 months ago

Panasonic RZ-S300W

True Wireless In-Ears with Ambient Sound Mode

The new RZ-S300W True Wireless in-ears are the smaller and cheaper "little brothers" of the RZ-S500W which we recently tested, however, among other things, they do not come with noise cancelling. So is the saving of fifty Euros worth it?

3.9

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 11 months ago

Panasonic RZ-S500W

True Wireless In-ears with Dual Hybrid Noise Cancelling

With the RZ-S500W, Panasonic enters into the market for True Wireless in-ears with noise cancelling, and they make the bold claim that their debut product in this field has market-leading noise cancellation built in. And at a price of under 180 Euros - we are...

4.4

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 12 months ago

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 3. Generation

Premium True Wireless Third Generation In-Ears

Bang & Olufsen are not resting on their laurels. On the contrary, one year after the release of the second-generation model, they are launching a revised third version of their premium E8 model. Here we take a look at what they are capable of.

4.3

Beats by Dr. Dre Powerbeats

Bluetooth in-ears with powerful sound for sports activities

The new Powerbeats Bluetooth in-ears are aimed - like their True-Wireless counterparts the Powerbeats Pro - primarily at an audience who want to use them during sports and exercise. And they are particularly suited, thanks to their securely fitting ear hooks and their sweat- and...

4

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2

Version 2 of these True Wireless in-ears - now with active noise cancelling

A lot has happened in the True Wireless headphone market in the last few years. Many big players including Apple, Samsung and Huawei have entered the market, and many technical developments have taken place. In the middle of it all has been the German manufacturer...

4.4

Comply SoftCONNECT

Earpieces for Apple AirPods and EarPods

Apple’s AirPods are among the best-selling headphones and they are worn by millions every day. However, there are still disagreements about their shape and form: ear-buds are not stuck in the ear canal like in-ears, but sit in front of them. This means that for...

3.3

Samsung Galaxy Buds+

True Wireless In-Ears with "Sound by AKG"

After the Samsung Galaxy Buds achieved a respectable score of 3.9 in our test, now the South Korean mega-corporation have sent their successor, the Galaxy Buds+, into the fray. The Plus version aims to score with a longer battery life and better sound using the...

4

Apple AirPods Pro

True wireless in-ear headphones with noise-cancelling and clever features

Apple is about to conquer the ANC headphone market: The new pro version of their best-selling true wireless in-ears no longer have much in common with the "classics" from the same brand. But is the "Pro" for "Professional" justified? We'll find out for you.

4.6

Amplifier by Pete Schloßnagel 2 years ago

Apogee Groove

Portable High-End Headphone Amplifier

We each use our computers for so much more than just plain text input. They provide us with the latest blockbusters in stunning picture quality, and also stream our favourite music and podcasts into our living rooms. Our computers are our video store, jukebox and...

4.6

In-Ear by Pete Schloßnagel 2 years ago

Pioneer Rayz Plus

In-Ear Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation and Exclusive to Apple Users

Pioneer is launching the Rayz and the Rayz Plus, two noise-cancelling headphone models that can only be used with Apple iPad and iPhone devices via Lightning connection.

4.3

Anker USB-C to Lightning Audio Adapter

Handy Adapter for Connecting Lightning Headphones to USB-C-Devices

We Apple users have had to contend with a problem with the iPhone since the mini jack was removed from its design. Specifically, we’re talking about an adapter problem. Simply connecting isn’t all that much of a hassle, admittedly. We just need to shell out...

4.7

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 2 years ago

Creative SXFI Air

Bluetooth / USB Over-Ears with Holographic Sound

Imagine slipping on your headphones and enjoying sound as if it were coming from a high-end multi-speaker system in the recording studio, or as how it was recorded originally. Imagine being able to immerse yourself into audio with staggering levels of depth that showcases all...

3.4

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 2 years ago

Apple AirPods

The Second Generation of the Apple’s True Wireless Ear Buds Arrive

It might be two years since their release, but Apple’s AirPods continue to enjoy sales success, with consumers still flocking to grab Apple’s first real foray into headphone tech. Millions of pairs have been sold in the past couple of years, while AirPods have shaped...

4

Bluetooth by Pete Schloßnagel 4 years ago

Beats by Dre BeatsX

In-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth and Siri Control

BeatsX is the cheapest Bluetooth headphone model from the ever-growing Beats line-up. Compared to the AirPods from parent company Apple, these BeatsX in-ears leave a feeling of sturdiness and security. The cable features integrated rechargeable batteries and a remote control, connecting both earpieces with each...

4