A special headset is recently launched for the gaming consoles. Sennheiser has recently introduced Platform Agnostic U 320 Gaming Headset. You might have experienced wearing a headset that fails to cancel the surrounding sounds. You cannot concentrate on your games and get disturbed to some extent by the noise from outside. But this will not happen with U 320 Gaming Headset; it has noise cancellation technology. Sennheiser has launched the U 320, the firm's first multi-platform gaming headset which is compatible with Xbox 360, PS3, PC and Mac.
Mad Catz announced today the shipping of their TRITTON 720+ 7.1 Surround Headset, an upgrade to the Companys TRITTON AX 720 Headset. Compatible with both the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system from Sony, the TRITTON 720+ 7.1 Surround Headset is available for purchase today.
The new Denon AH-D400 “Urban Ravers” over-ear headphones feature a 50 millimeter driver, a built-in headphone amplifier and a rechargeable battery that offers up to 12-hour of operating time from a single charge. Weighing at just 305grams, the Denon AH-D400 “Urban Ravers” over-ear headphones are currently available for $399.99
Sharkoon launched their X-Tatic Pro which is a new high-end gaming headset with 5.1 Dolby Digital support. The headset has a total of eight speakers, each cup has a 27mm center speaker, a 30mm front speaker, a 30mm rear speaker plus a 40mm subwoofer. Channel volume, master volume and chat volume can be regulated with the integrated controller, which also offers a microphone mute button and a MVM selector switch (to hear your voice within chat and better control your own speech volume).
Coca-Cola and Beats by Dr. Dre have joined together to release the EKOCYCLE headphones. These headphones are made from recycled materials to help raise environmental awareness amongst the younger generation. The EKOCYCLE brand will premiere its first 60 seconds television commercial on August 1st, 2012 in the U.S. market during the telecast of the Summer Olympic Games. The Beats by Dr. Dre EKOCYCLE headphones are priced at around $349.
The Turtle Beach Call of Duty: Black Ops II Ear Force Tango gaming headset supports the Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound technology, which enables you to locate the direction of every gunshot and footstep in the video game. This limited edition headset can be programmed with up to 9 different presets for game and chat/mic audio paths. Other specs include a 2.4/5GHz Dual-Band Wi-Fi, a rechargeable Lithium Polymer battery, dual-pairing Bluetooth and wireless chat for the Microsoft Xbox 360 and Sony PlayStation 3 consoles. The Turtle Beach COD: Black Ops 2 gaming headset will be launched in October 2012 for around $299. [Turtle Beach]
Logic3 today announces the availability of its headphones and earphones within the iconic Ferrari by Logic3 collection of world-leading audio products.
The extensive range of seven styles of earphones and headphones celebrate Ferrari's excellence and flair, both on the road and in motorsport, by delivering superior audio performance and beautiful design.
Unveiled to great acclaim at CES 2012, and winner of the iLounge Best of Show award for product design, Logic3's exclusive audio collaboration with Ferrari demonstrates the company's long-held passion and desire to produce the very best audio products on the market.
Ashvin Patel, Logic3 CEO, says: "We're delighted to launch the first earphones and headphones within the iconic Ferrari by Logic3 collection, which celebrate the style and technical excellence of Ferrari. Throughout the design and engineering process, we have worked meticulously with the Italian brand to ensure the Ferrari by Logic3 collection delivers the excellence that the legendary marque demands. We also look forward to announcing pricing and availability of our additional products in the coming weeks."
Andrea Perrone, Senior Vice President Brand at Ferrari, says "Performance and quality underpins everything Ferrari does. We design and create cars which reflect our customers' aspirations, those who strive for, and achieve, the best in life. We have long held a strong desire to move into the audio market and selected Logic3 as our partner based on the company's passion and enthusiasm for audio excellence. The Ferrari by Logic3 collection encapsulates the passion, flair and technical excellence that we pride ourselves on at Ferrari and we cannot wait to share this innovative collection with Ferrari owners, fans and audio fans alike."
The Ferrari by Logic3 range is comprised of two distinguished collections:
The Scuderia Ferrari Collection is inspired by the competition, speed, and technological innovation of the F1 team. Each product takes its design cues from the sleek racing Ferrari cars, so recognisable and globally adored. This collection carries the exclusive Scuderia Ferrari badge, demonstrating a shared vision of performance, technology, and power.
The Ferrari Cavallino Collection is influenced by the emotive driving experience of Ferrari's timeless GT road cars. Premium textures and materials combined with superior finishes create unparalleled luxury and beautiful aesthetics. A range that deservedly features the illustrious 'Cavallino Rampante' (Prancing Horse) marque, defines excellence, finesse, and is truly iconic.
The following headphones and earphones are available from today at www.Ferrari.com and Harrods Department Store, London. The collection will also be available through other leading premium retailers shortly.
Headphones and Earphones:
The Scuderia Ferrari Headphones and Earphones offer sleek design and high-quality audio, accompanied by superior comfort level in and on the ears. Mirroring Ferrari's F1 styling, the whole collection is available in the following formats:
The R200 Over-Ear Headphones are available in silver or white (
The new ASUS ROG Vulcan PRO gaming headset features the ROG Spitfire USB audio processor, which amplifies any audio signal without the need to install any additional software drivers. The headset features a pair of 40mm neodymium drivers that produce a 20Hz-20KHz frequency response, a 32-ohm of impedance, a 2.5 meter braided cable, an unidirectional microphone and active and passive noise-cancelling technologies. No word on pricing at this time. [ASUS]
The Sony Smart Wireless Headset is a universal accessory that provides wireless connection to your smartphone. The device enables you to keep up to date with notifications from your smartphone. The Sony Smart Wireless Headset reads text messages, makes phone calls and stores content on its microSD card slot. This gadget connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth connectivity. If you are interested, you can purchase the Sony Smart Wireless headset for
The Pioneer HDJ-1500-S is currently available on Amazon. Priced at $179, these headphones produce a frequency response of 5Hz to 30,000Hz with an impedance of 32 Ohms.
Available in classy chrome black and sleek deep silver, the Pioneer HDJ-1500-S headphones also feature copper-clad aluminum wire voice coils that deliver perfectly balanced sound across all frequencies. Each purchase comes equipped with a carrying pouch. [Amazon]
Creative is about to release the BlasterAxx Bluetooth speaker series. The speaker series consists of three models -- SBX 20, SBX 10 and SBX 8. These speakers can be powered by a USB 2.0 connection to playback digital audio from any Mac or PC.
The Creative SBX 10 and SBX 20 support Bluetooth connectivity, allowing you to play music from your smartphones and tablets. You can also control the Creative BlasterAxx Bluetooth speaker series with the Sound BlasterAxx Control Panel program or download the Creative Central app for iOS and Android devices.
These speakers also feature a touch sensitive control panel on the top, which offers access to five SBX modes. Additional features include speakerphone capabilities, which utilizes a dual-microphone setup to improve voice quality. The Creative BlasterAxx SBX 20, SBX 10 and SBX 8 are priced at $199, $149 and $99, respectively.
Noise reduction specialist RotoSub and renowned quiet cooling fan manufacturer Noctua today announced a strategic partnership agreement for the development and commercialisation of PC fans with integrated Active Noise Cancellation (ANC). A first prototype of a Noctua fan with integrated RotoSub ANC technology will be shown at Computex Taipei next week.
Active Noise Cancellation (also referred to as Active Noise Control or Active Noise Reduction, ANC) is the technique of using sound waves to reduce noise by means of an effect called phase cancellation or destructive interference. Lars Str
Admittedly, these do look great .. check the V-MODA Crossfade M-80 White Pearl on-ear headphones. They feature a pair of 40mm patented Dual-Diaphragm drivers with the BLISSTM Noise Isolation, two SpeakEasy microphones (one for use with Apple products and one for use with all audio devices, tablets and smartphones), and two SpeakEasy cables with separate controls to reduce noise for voice recognition in noisy environments.
V-MODA claims that the M-80 White Pearl headphones are able to survive more than 70 drops onto concrete from 6 feet in the air. The V-MODA Crossfade M-80 White Pearl on-ear headphones retail for $230.
If you are searching for a new high-quality over-ear headphones, then check out the Focal Spirit One. Designed to be used on-the-go, these headphones feature a pair of 40mm drivers with a passive sound isolation, an adjustable headband and a detachable cable.
There is also an in-line three-button remote and microphone, which is compatible with iOS devices. The Focal Spirit One over-ear headphones are priced at $279. Each purchase comes equipped with an airline adapter, a soft travel bag, a jack adapter cord and a hard storage case.