The Sony recently launches the premium 1000X series with 3 different headphones. WI-1000X is the neckband in-ear headphones retailing at S$449 and comes with plushy leatherette neckband on the inside and metal frame on the outside, like headphones. Pretty extravagant, if you ask me. Anyway,…

In Dec, I had the opportunity to review some of the best active noise cancelling headphones released this year. The Sony MDR-1000X was a strong contender to the Bose QuietComfort series of headphones which I first reviewed in 2014. After trying the 1000X which impressed…

2016 is an exceptional year for me and my blog. I published 144 articles, averaging 12 posts per month. I reviewed almost 40 headphones and earphones, 5 speakers, around 20 smartphones and tablets, 15 wearables, 11 cameras, and 5 cars. Every single product tested and…

Best Gifts Ideas for 2016

December 21, 2016 0

It’s 5 days left to Christmas. If you have not decided what to buy for that special person, here are my recommendations. There are reasons why I love them which I will share with you. No bullshit (quote from Klipsch founder), no commissions, all personal…

Plantronics did not start as an audio equipment company, but has contributed immensely to communications technology for the world. They developed the first lightweight wearable communication device for airlines and NASA in 1961. They also designed wireless headsets using infra-red, among other inventions. Over the…

Whenever someone asked me which headphones offer the best active noise cancelling (ANC), most people, myself included, would quickly recommend Bose QuietComfort (QC) series. They are pretty much unbeatable. After reviewing the Sony MDR-1000X, I think I might just change my recommendation. Powerful ANC Putting…

Beoplay H3 ANC Review

December 29, 2015 13

Last year when Bang & Olufsen launched the Beoplay H3 in Singapore, I took it for a spin and posted a review. When the new Beoplay H3 ANC is launched, B&O once again invited me to review this latest headset. Out of the Box The new Beoplay…

After being thoroughly impressed with the Philips Fidelio X2, I received the Fidelio NC1 for review. It is a pair of foldable active noise-cancellation (ANC) wired on-ear headphones, and the first ANC headphones developed by Philips. The overall build is good and I have no…