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The 15 headphones under $100 actually worth your time

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.GradoWhen it comes to headphones, there's no group as passionate as the forum members over at Head-Fi. If you have a pair of headphones, chances are there's a multi-page thread discussing its every nuance on their board. It can be a little intimidating to sift through their threads (believe me), but the knowledge is...

Jaybird Introduces RUN Bluetooth Wireless Headphones

Jaybird just announced the RUN True Wireless Sport Headphones, its first pair of wire-free Bluetooth buds, designed specifically for running. One of our editors gave them a whirl and shares the pros of going wireless with Jaybird:Don’t forget to enter our Cover Runner Contest powered by Jaybird!No wires! Obviously what makes these headphones unique is that they’re the first from this sports headphone brand to not have wires at all—they’re just two small, sleek-looking buds, each...

Hey, smartphone makers: I still want a headphone jack

Samsoung Note 8. The round, circular thingy on the left is the 3.5mm headphone jack.Image: Lili Sams/MashableBy Stan Schroeder2017-10-03 11:35:02 UTCIt's been a year since Apple famously removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7 and called it "courage."The headphone jack, Apple reasoned, was obsolete and unnecessary. Wireless was the way to go, and the iPhone's Lightning port was better for audio anyway. Soon, the company implied, you'll forget that the 3.5mm jack had ever...

Astro Gaming Releases the A20 Wireless Headset: Making the Brand More Accessible

Astro Gaming literally just coming off of releasing their A10 gaming headset which retails for $69.99, had done it again with the release of the A20 wireless gaming headset. When they released the A10 headset they has taken feedback from the community and realize that while many who took their surveys were passionate about the brand, they actually didn’t own a pair of their headphones. Not everyone wants to spend a couple hundred dollars on a pair of gaming headphones. The A10 represent an...