Tag: personal audio
Sony launch new NWZ-E450 Walkman range
Sony have updated their Walkman range of MP3 players with a load of colourful new NWZ-E450 models. Aimed towards the teen market rather than at audiophiles, the NWZ-E450 series comes in five different colours and has support for .lrc files,…
Sennheiser launches high-end in-ear phones
Sennheiser has announced a new professional line of in-ear earphones, the IE series, offering high quality, accurate sound for a range of budgets (well, except under £120).
The Sennheiser IE 6 are hi-fi earphones with enhanced bass and come in at £119.99. The Sennheiser IE 7 are classic hi-fi earphones with a balanced sound, for £169.99, while the top-of-line IE 8s are aimed at audiophiles and cost £249.99.
All feature high-end, accurate, pro-grade audio and are based on Sennheiser’s in-ear stage monitors, having a single driver to eliminate distortions, strong Kevlar cabling, metal carry cases, and a two year guarantee.
Sony intros new range of headphones: MDR-EX700LP, MDR-AS, PFR-V1
Sony has introduced a range of new headphones boasting “audacious styling” and advanced technology. Unfortunately, they’re still as heavy on the unmemorable product names.
The MDR-EX700LP in-ear headphones feature a 16mm driver unit, which Sony claims is the largest of any in-ear headphone design, plus vertical driver orientation, multi-layer diaphragm designed for greater stiffness and elimination of distortion, and seven sizes of hybrid silicone earbuds to give the perfect, custom fit.
They come with a premium leather carry case.
Denon intros AH-C751 upgraded high-end earphones
Denon continues to push the high-end audio market, with the news that they’ve refined their best in-ear earphones, replacing the current AH-C700 model with the new AH-C751.
The earphones feature an all metal construction (dubbed “metal bullet”), using rigid machined aluminium for their canal-type design that brings sound directly into the ear.
Review: MPMan ‘The Blade’
The propaganda Apparently taking the expression 'iPod killer' a little too seriously, a new MP3 player has appeared on the horizon, going by the name of The Blade. Before the more sadistically inclined ask, the feature set unfortunately doesn't…
Review: Philips GoGear SA9200
The propaganda The number of nano clones out there is pretty staggering – unsurprisingly, everyone wants a piece of Apple’s lucrative music player pie, but few manufacturers have had much luck in shaking the iPod’s market dominance yet. However,…