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Thermaltake’s latest gaming headset works with Alexa and Razer Chroma

Sponsored Links Thermaltake Thermaltake just introduced a gaming headset that’s as much about showing off as it chatting with your gaming buddies. The Riing Pro RGB 7.1 steps up the competition against rival headsets with two-zone lighting you can control with both Alexa and Razer’s Chroma system. You’ll need a separate Alexa-ready device or Razer’s …

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Korg made a feature-rich set of DJ headphones that block out the club

Sponsored Links Korg NAMM doesn’t start for a few days, but Korg has begun to announce new gear in advance of the show. Today, the company revealed a set of active noise cancelling (ANC) headphones designed for DJs. More specifically, Korg says the new NC-Q1 can offer distortion-free ANC even in “extremely loud environments.” Obviously, …

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Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus review: Improved, but still pricey

MW07 Plus Get more info Get more info 86 Scores Engadget 86   Critic 3 Reviews 8.3   Users Not yet scored   Key Specs Type  Earbud Channels  Stereo Drivers per ear  1 Active noise cancellation  Yes Connections  Wireless Inline controls  Yes Sponsored Links In 2018, Master & Dynamic joined the true wireless fray. The …

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Save over $200 on B&O’s H9i headphones, but only for a few hours

Sponsored Links Billy Steele/Engadget My issues with Bang and Olufsen headphones have never been sound quality, design or features. It almost always comes down to price. Premium audio brand commands a premium price. But despite a refined design, crisp sound and nice overall comfort, it was impossible to recommend the H9i at its full price …

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Sony’s excellent WH-1000XM3 headphones are over $70 off at Amazon

Sponsored Links Devindra Hardawar / Engadget If you’ve been patiently waiting for a retailer to put Sony’s excellent WH-1000XM3 noise-canceling headphones on sale, your patience has paid off. Amazon has discounted both the black and silver models by $72, making them $278 instead of their usual $350. According to price tracker Camelcamelcamel, that 21 percent …

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Recommended Reading: Your AirPods are going to die

Sponsored Links Chris Velazco/Engadget Everyone’s AirPods will die. We’ve got the trick to replacing them. Geoffrey A. Fowler, The Washington Post If you hopped on the AirPod bandwagon early, your earbuds are likely near the end of their life. The Washington Post details what happens when your true wireless audio accessory stops working, including the …

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Adidas’ workout headphones sound almost as stylish as they look

I’ll admit that when I Adidas’ latest headphones, I expected them to be stylish but unsatisfying, the brand covering for any flaws in the hardware itself. And then I spent five minutes wearing a pair of the RPT-01 on-ear wireless headphones while flicking through my own Spotify selection. I went from hardened cynic to wondering …

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Sennheiser’s new Momentum headphones are improved, but still pricey

Sponsored Links Sennheiser Sennheiser has been fine-tuning its Momentum Wireless headphones for a few years now, and at IFA 2019, the company is unveiling a third-generation model. While the overall design is mostly the same, the company added a host of new features to bring these over-ear headphones in line with the likes of Sony’s …

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Sony WF-1000XM3 review: Simply the best true wireless earbuds

WF-1000XM3 Get more info Get more info Scores Engadget Not yet scored   Critic 10 Reviews 9.2   Users Not yet scored   Key Specs Type  Earbud Active noise cancellation  Yes Connections  Other Sponsored Links Sony is no stranger to the true wireless-earbud craze. The company introduced the WF-1000X almost two years ago and followed …

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Are headphones ‘made for women’ really necessary?

Five years ago, Nicole Rose Stillings wanted a better pair of headphones. As a full-time professional DJ, she thought that most of the ones she wore were much too big and bulky for her head. So she created a few prototypes that were smaller in size, and for a bit of flair, adhered decorations on …

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