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You Can Now Use Wireless Headphones With Your Nintendo Switch Thanks to This Dongle

If your smartphone of choice has forced you to upgrade to wireless headphones, you probably hate having to swap them out for a corded pair when you want to play your Nintendo Switch with a little privacy. The portable console doesn’t come with Bluetooth, but a tiny dongle called the Genki does, theoretically making it…Read […]

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Night Bass announces annual Summer Phases tour, unloads new headphones to lucky winner [Giveaway]

One return invites another: with festival season once more in full swing, AC Slater‘s Night Bass imprint will re-up its annual Summer Phases tour, uniting AC Slater, Anna Lunoe, J.Phlip, Redlight, Dombresky, Wax Motif, and more for the 2018 outing. Summer Phases is slated to touch down in a variety of cities, including Vancouver, Phoenix, […]

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V-Moda releases customizable Codex Edition headphones

High-end audio product manufacturer V-Moda expands its line of listening products with a Codex Edition of its Crossfade 2 Wireless headphones. The newly announced Codex Edition supports additional codecs, and in a credit to  customization unique to the Codex Edition, purchasers of the special edition variant will have the ability to personalize their ear wear […]

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Head to Head to Head with Three Add-On Headphone Mics

Weary of constantly swapping out my favorite headphones with a gaming headset for multiplayer games, I took a look at three great add-on mics. Depending on your setup and preferences, one of these premium mics will have you serving and receiving salt without sacrificing sweet audio quality or comfort.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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How to Customize Whether Windows Uses Speakers or Headphones for Each App

For many of you, a single pair of speakers or headphones is all you probably need for your desktop or laptop system. For others, rocking out, gaming, and listening to movies is a constant battle with Windows over which connected audio device the operating system should use to blast noise.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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The Best Gaming Headphones Under $100

If you’re serious about gaming, you need a good pair of headphones. And if you want to communicate to your team, you’re going to need a mic too. But that doesn’t mean you have to drop a ton of money on something that will address both issues. So to find out which headset does the […]

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Score the Best Price Ever On Bang & Olufsen’s Excellent H7 Wireless Headphones [Exclusive]

As good as they were when they launched a few years ago (and they are very good), Bang & Olufsen’s Beoplay H7 over-ear Bluetooth headphones were a tough sell at their original $450 price tag. But now, the street price on them is a much more palatable $250, and our readers can save an extra […]

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Save Over 50% On These Travel-Friendly AKG Headphones

Wired headphones are slowly going the way of the dinosaurs, but if you’re still hanging onto your 3.5mm jacks, you won’t find a better headphone discount today than AKG’s K181s for $46 shipped, or $36 if you sign up for a new MassDrop account through this link first. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Find Your Happy Place With This Sony Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphone Deal

It’s 2018, and your headphones don’t need wires anymore. Luckily, Amazon’s offering up Sony’s popular and well-reviewed XB950B1 Bluetooth over-ears for $88, within $5 of the best price we’ve ever seen. This particular set of cans includes an extra bass mode that you can turn on or off, and even a smartphone app that…Read more… […]

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Anker’s SoundBuds Curves Run For 12+ Hours On a Charge, and Are Only $19 Today

Anker’s SoundBuds Curves were a runner up in our recent affordable headphone poll (they were only beat out by Anker’s own SoundBuds Slims), and you can grab a pair for just $19 today, a match for the best price we’ve seen.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Stacking Promo Code Alert! Get Cowin’s Noise Canceling Bluetooth Headphones For $11.

~$30 discounts come around pretty often on Cowin’s crazy-popular noise canceling Bluetooth headphones, but today, you can actually stack two of those discounts to get the set for just $11. First, use promo code M8TUC9ZO at checkout to save $28, then put in code CBDEAL11 to take off an additional $31.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Massdrop HD 58X: The Barrier to Audiophile Open-Ears Keeps Dropping

Back in 2016, Massdrop’s HD 6XX, which was basically just a blue version of Sennheiser’s legendary HD 650 for way less money, blew a whole in the barrier to entry for audiophile-quality open-ear headphones. The HD 6XX repeatedly sold out before getting all the way down to $199. Well, the HD 58X is here, starting […]

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The Best Noise Canceling Headphones Are Back Down to Their Best Price

Sony’s WH1000XM2s put the noise-canceling headphone world on notice when they were released earlier this year, and now, you have another chance to get them for their Black Friday price. They’re still an investment at $298, but if you spend any significant amount of time in planes, trains, or just a noisy office, …Read more… […]

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