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Bose AE2 Review

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Bose AE2 vs. Tri-Port/AE1, Comparison and Review

The Bose AE2 is the next generation of Bose's famous Triport line, which was later renamed simply Around Ear, now retroactively referred to as AE1 in light of this new model, the AE2, i.e., Around Ear 2. Now, before I get to the AE2s (which is in the 5th to the last paragraph, if you want to jump ahead), let me put my views into a wider context. First of all, I have been an obsessive consumer and lover of the Triport/AE1s for about 7 years, so I come at this sympathetically and with high...

Bose AE2 Review - Comfort and Build Quality

I know talking about Bose on here is likened to blasphemy, but I wanted to give my input on the AE2s since I purchased a pair. When I listen to music it is typically on my hifi using speakers at home, but I have a few headphones that I really like to use. I may not have as much headphone experience as many of you on HeadFi, but I know what sound characteristics I like. The reason I bought the AE2s is because neither of the headphones I owned fit the bill for portable use. I own a pair of...

These are the Best Wireless Bluetooth Headphones for Working Out

Posted by George Tinari on Jan 20, 2017 | No Comments The Jaybird X3 wireless headphones ultimately deliver excellent sound quality with a fun companion app, a snug and customizable fit, and great battery life. Plus, at only $129.99, they’re $50 less than when the X2 came out — and those didn’t even include the comply foam ear tips. For this price, the value here truly shines. All of these factors combined elevate Jaybird X3 to the top choice wireless headphones for athletes. Buy...