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Apple Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones Review: The Best of the Best

Over the past few weeks, I've been testing the new Apple(aapl) Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones. And after trying Studio3 with music, podcasts, and instrumental tracks, I can say they're the best-sounding headphones I've ever tested.The headphones, announced earlier this month in prelude to shipping in October, come with a whopping $350 price tag. But for that, you're promised studio-quality audio and noise-canceling technology that Beats says removes outside distraction so you can focus on...

iFrogz designed five new wireless headphones to withstand being tossed in your bag

iFrogz recognizes that most people aren't taking good care of their headphones, earbuds, or neckbuds. We put these gadgets through hell, and unless we're spending hundreds of dollars on them, we're also not cleaning them frequently or even really taking care to not twist their wires. Today, the company is introducing five new pairs of Bluetooth-connected headphones that all cost below $40. The line includes earbuds (not truly wireless), neckbuds, and on-ear headphones.The most expensive...

Google's taking on Apple's AirPods with $160 wireless headphones that can translate different languages in real time

Google is taking on Apple's $160 wireless AirPods headphones with a direct competitor: Google Pixel Buds.GoogleGoogle introduced the headphones during an event on Wednesday morning in California, alongside new entries in the Google Home smart-speaker line, a new Chromebook laptop, and the next generation of the company's Pixel phone.The $160 Pixel Buds headphones aren't entirely wireless, as you can see above — a cable connects each side of the headphone set, unlike Apple's completely...

Google Pixel Buds hands-on review

Google made a lot of predictable announcements at its October 4 hardware event, such as second-generation Pixel smartphones and new additions to its Google Home portfolio. One of the more unexpected (aside from life-logging Clips) was Google Pixel Buds: Tethered wireless earbuds that give you the power of the artificially intelligent Google Assistant.An odd fit with a not-so-stylish designPixel Buds are wireless earphones in that they connect to your phone via Bluetooth rather than...