Headphones & Wireless Audio: Articles & Videos

Video: Rachel's Sonos Whole-House Music System

Video: Rachel's Sonos Whole-House Music System

by Video Guest

Sonos systems let you tap into music from your personal collection and from the Internet, anywhere in your house. Watch this video to see how one of our employees uses Sonos at her house.

 
Video: Polk Audio Woodbourne wireless speaker

Video: Polk Audio Woodbourne wireless speaker

by Video Guest

Polk's Woodbourne wireless speaker features elegant looks, wireless convenience, and powerful sound. The Woodbourne's sealed speaker enclosure is crafted from acoustically inert materials, and is gently curved for superior rigidity and better sound projection.

 
Braven BRV-X water-resistant portable Bluetooth® speaker review

Braven BRV-X water-resistant portable Bluetooth® speaker review

by Jeff Miller

Braven says the BRV-X is the "world's best outdoor speaker." We took it on a camping trip to see if that's true.

 
HTC One® (M8) Harman/Kardon® Edition review

HTC One® (M8) Harman/Kardon® Edition review

by Eric Angevine

The HTC One smartphone with Harman/Kardon technology and high-end in-ear headphones makes downloaded music sound great.

 
Garmin Edge® 510 GPS Cycling Computer Review

Garmin Edge® 510 GPS Cycling Computer Review

by Deb Gilbert

Can a GPS cycling computer make a difference in performance? Deb tries out the Garmin Edge 510 and likes the results.

 
Zoom H6 handheld 6-track digital recorder review

Zoom H6 handheld 6-track digital recorder review

by David Brown

How easy is it to create and mix a multi-track recording with this versatile recorder? David Brown found out.

 
Staying Connected on the Appalachian Trail

Staying Connected on the Appalachian Trail

by Ken Nail

What gear would you take on a long-distance backpacking trip? Ken explains why he chose to take along the Nikon Coolpix AW110, the Garmin GTU-10 and fenix watch, and the mophie juice pack PRO and juice pack powerstation.

 
mophie OutRide multisport and juice pack plus Review

mophie OutRide multisport and juice pack plus Review

by J.R. Stoffel

Learn how a mophie juice pack plus and a mophie OutRide™ multisport kit extended the life and functionality of an iPhone® 4

 
Polk Audio Hampden Bluetooth powered speaker system review

Polk Audio Hampden Bluetooth powered speaker system review

by Ralph Graves

The Polk Audio Hampden Bluetooth speakers have a sophisticated styling and rich, warm sound to match.

 
Video: mophie juice pack powerstation

Video: mophie juice pack powerstation

by Video Guest

The mophie juice pack powerstation gives you a handy portable battery so you can recharge portable devices on the go. The powerstation can be used with most tablets, smartphones, game consoles or other portable devices that take a USB charging cable.

 
Video: mophie juice pack for iPhone 5/5S

Video: mophie juice pack for iPhone 5/5S

by Video Guest

You want your iPhone to keep going as long as you do, wherever your day takes you. Mophie juice packs give you a protective case and a built-in battery with enough power to keep your iPhone 5 or 5S going for hours after its battery has run out.

 
Video: Whole Firehouse Audio with Sonos®

Video: Whole Firehouse Audio with Sonos®

by Tara W.

Sonos® donated a wireless audio system to our local fire station. The firefighters looked forward to being able to play music from their smart phones as they did their chores, cooked and worked out in the firehouse.

 
Video: mophie juice pack for iPhone 4/4S

Video: mophie juice pack for iPhone 4/4S

by Video Guest

You want your iPhone to keep going as long as you do, wherever your day takes you. Mophie juice packs give you a protective case and a built-in battery with enough power to keep your iPhone 4 or 4S going for hours after its battery has run out.

 
Video: Samsung Shape wireless speakers

Video: Samsung Shape wireless speakers

by Video Guest

The compact Samsung Shape wireless speakers let you enjoy your music many different ways. By themselves, the Shape speakers make a great system for your den or office. You can stream music to them from your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone or tablet. With multiple Shape speakers and the Samsung Shape WAM250 Wireless Audio Hub, you can easily create a wireless multi-room audio system.

 
BOOM Urchin Bluetooth® Portable Speaker

BOOM Urchin Bluetooth® Portable Speaker

by Ralph Graves

The BOOM Urchin Bluetooth portable speaker is water- and shock-resistant — "ready for anything." And it delivers some full-bodied sound, too.

 
Klipsch® Music Center  KMC-3 Review

Klipsch® Music Center KMC-3 Review

by Woody Sherman

We audition the Klipsch® Music Center KMC-3 and find out it can really fill a room — or an outdoor gathering.

 
Bose® SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth® speaker review

Bose® SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth® speaker review

by Woody Sherman

We sample the Bose® SoundLink® Bluetooth® wireless portable speaker in the labs and at home and like what we hear.

 
Video: Bose® SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth® speaker

Video: Bose® SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth® speaker

by Woody Sherman

There are two essential things you need to know about the Bose® SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth® speaker. First, it's small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. And second, it sounds way, way fuller than it looks.

 
Sennheiser HD 650 headphones

Sennheiser HD 650 headphones

by Ralph Graves

I spent some time with the Sennheiser HD 650 high-performance stereo headphones recently. I think I was most impressed with the impression they didn't leave. Sometimes headphones...

 
Video: JBL Charge Portable Bluetooth® Speaker and Backup Battery

Video: JBL Charge Portable Bluetooth® Speaker and Backup Battery

by Video Guest

The JBL Charge is a high-quality Bluetooth speaker system and backup battery rolled into one. Its delivers up to 12 hours of continuous music playback, or you can use some of that power to recharge your smartphone or other compatible portable device.