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This new audio company is making some of the best headphones I’ve tried for under $100

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.Instagram / @StatusAudioI've tried using studio monitors as day-to-day headphones a couple of times but it didn't work. Until now. The problem has always been that this style of headphone, by its very design, is big and bulky.They're meant to be used sitting down in front of a DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) instead of being...

Can You Get A Great Pair Of Bluetooth Earphones For $25?

iCleverThese earphones from iClever are water-resistant and sweatproof, so they're ideal for the gym or for running.Bluetooth earphones come in a variety of price bands, but what sort of product can you get for not very much money? Most of us want the very best sound possible but there are times when you don’t want to pay too much for your earphones. For example, imagine you want to give a pair of Bluetooth wireless earphones to a child for school; or you may want to take a pair to a music...

The Best Wireless Headset for the Office

Our pickPlantronics Voyager Focus UCThe best all-around stereo headset that can connect to your computer and mobile phone for calls and music. Features include excellent battery life, great music and voice audio quality, a comfortable fit for most people, plus active noise cancelling to minimize distracting outside sounds.*At the time of publishing, the price was $194.The Voyager UC didn’t have the best outgoing audio quality—how you sound to others—of the models we tested, but you’ll still...

Beats Studio Wireless vs Solo 3: Comparison of the Best Bluetooth Headphones in 2017

Looking at Beats’ current headphone line-up, it’s impossible to miss two nearly identical models: the Beats Solo 3 and the Beats Studio Wireless. How come then that the less expensive of the two, the Beats Solo 3, is newer, lasts longer on a single charge, and features Apple’s new W1 chip that promises to offer significant performance and connectivity benefits?Beats Studio Wireless vs Solo 3table.wpDataTable{table-layout:fixed!important;}table.wpDataTable td,table.wpDataTable...