Headphones & Wireless Audio: Articles & Videos

Video: Intro to Apple AirPlay

Video: Intro to Apple AirPlay

by Ralph Graves

Apple Airplay® is a feature of Apple’s iTunes® program (version 10 or later). It’s a way to wirelessly stream content from an Apple portable (iPhone®, iPod...

 
Video: JBL OnBeat Venue LT Bluetooth® Speaker System

Video: JBL OnBeat Venue LT Bluetooth® Speaker System

by Video Guest

The JBL OnBeat Venue LT features a Lightning connector in its dock, so your brand-new Apple portable can charge up while you play your music through this powerful sounding speaker system.

 
Grado Reference Series  RS2i Headphones

Grado Reference Series RS2i Headphones

by Ralph Graves

Can material matter that much? Ralph tries out the RS2 headphones with mahogany earcups and says "yes."

 
Bowers & Wilkins C5 In-Ear Headphones Review

Bowers & Wilkins C5 In-Ear Headphones Review

by Dave Bar

Can a company known for their high-end speakers shrink down all their technology and cram it into a set of earbuds? Our resident audiophile tries out the Bowers & Wilkins C5's to find out.

 
Video: Sennheiser Mobile Music Series headphones

Video: Sennheiser Mobile Music Series headphones

by Video Guest

Eric Palonen from Sennheiser was at Crutchfield for a training, and showed us the Mobile Music series headphones.

 
Video: Sennheiser MM 450 noise-canceling wireless headset

Video: Sennheiser MM 450 noise-canceling wireless headset

by Video Guest

Kramer, a Crutchfield advisor, tried out the Sennheiser MM 450 noise-canceling Bluetooth® wireless headset with his iPhone®.

 
AKG K 490 NC Review

AKG K 490 NC Review

by Marshall Chase

I took the noise-canceling AKG K 490 NC headphones to the gym and elsewhere to put them to the test. They passed admirably.

 
Video: Powerbeats by Dr. Dre™ sports headphones

Video: Powerbeats by Dr. Dre™ sports headphones

by Video Guest

Crutchfield advisor CJ tried out the PowerBeats sport headphones at the gym and tells how they did during his workout.

 
Video: Harman Kardon 2013 Headphones

Video: Harman Kardon 2013 Headphones

by Zak Billmeier

Harman Kardon's 2013 headphone line is perfect for anyone who wants great sound on the go. They've got in-ear, on-ear, and around-the-ear models to suit your needs, and all models come with a useful in-line remote for when you're using it with your iPhone, iPod, or iPad. Plus they feature classic styling and the sound you'd expect from Harman Kardon.

 
Bose® AE2w Bluetooth® headphones

Bose® AE2w Bluetooth® headphones

by David Brown

Bose offers wireless listening and controls with their first stereo Bluetooth headphones. How do they measure up? David Brown gave them a listen to find out.

 
Harman Kardon CL and BT headphones review

Harman Kardon CL and BT headphones review

by David Brown

Harman Kardon's new on-ear and Bluetooth® headphones share a unique design, yet have very different sound signatures. David Brown auditioned each to see how they measure up.

 
Sennheiser Momentum headphones

Sennheiser Momentum headphones

by David Brown

Sennheiser combines well-balanced sound with true portability in their uniquely handsome around-the-ear Momentum headphones.

 
Sennheiser HD 700 headphones review

Sennheiser HD 700 headphones review

by David Brown

The high-performance Sennheiser HD 700 headphones deliver incredible detail for a true audiophile listening experience — especially with the right amplifier.

 
Bose® QuietComfort® 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones

Bose® QuietComfort® 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® headphones

by David Brown

A review of the Bose QuietComfort® 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® in-ear headphones. Do they meet the high standard set by the full-size QuietComfort® 15 headphones?

 
Bowers & Wilkins P7 headphones review

Bowers & Wilkins P7 headphones review

by David Brown

These handsome Bowers & Wilkins headphones will catch eyes. Will their sound attract ears as well? Crutchfield Home A/V writer David took a listen to find out.