Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Blue Ella review: freaky design meets superior sound

Even if you’ve never heard of Blue as a company, you’ll have no doubt heard its microphones at some point in your...

Huawei P10 review: two steps back

Although you still can’t buy its best phones in the US, Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has been building a steady profile in...

BlackBerry KeyOne review: part productivity, part nostalgia

It was in about the third hour of using the new BlackBerry KeyOne, available for preorder now for $549 unlocked, that I...

Beoplay H9 review: it’s complicated

My favorite pair of portable over-ear headphones is last year’s Beoplay H6. It combines minimalist Danish style, fantastic sound, and endless comfort...

Etymotic and Grado are the masters of unsweetened music

Audio companies design their sound in much the same way that synthetic food producers design their flavor. As one group weighs up...

Sony 1000X review: the best of Bose worlds

I had almost given up hope. In my eight years of reviewing technology, I've been through the ups of anticipating the next Sony...

Beats X review: Apple’s neckbuds for the everyday

The new $150 Beats X wireless earbuds have taken a backseat to Apple’s AirPods ever since both products were announced at the...

Here One review: a bitter taste of the future

Hands down, Here One sounds the best out of all the truly wireless earbuds I’ve tested. Music is more clear and dynamic...

Can headphones train you to focus better?

It’s all too easy for me to lose focus at work. One minute, I’m doing research for an article, the next I’m...

Motorola’s new wireless earbuds are cheaper, but they’re still not worth...

I’ve been grading on a curve when it comes to truly wireless earbuds. Or at least, I was. It’s such a technological...