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Cougar Megara IEM Gaming Headset: Punching Above Its Class

Since July, I’ve been using Cougar’s unique in-ear monitor gaming headset, the Megara. I’ve waited to write this review, wanting to really get a feel for their long-term comfort and durability, and also to get a real sense of how they compare to other earbuds and headsets in this price range. Retailing for just over $30, are they worth your time? Read on to find out. advertisement As always, we begin with the specs:Headphones: Driver: 13.5mmMax. Input Power: 10mWSensitivity at 1KHz:...

Skullcandy Hesh 3

With the Hesh 3 Bluetooth headphones , the typically excessive Skullcandy seems to be refining both its design and its sound signature. The $129.99 headphones have almost no design flourishes—they look blank. That in and of itself is a statement, but the other notable aspect is a balanced, crisp sound. There's a strong bass presence here, but it's never over the top, and the high-mids and highs arguably command more of the spotlight. It's a good new look (and sound) for the company, and a...

Skullcandy® Launches Hesh 3 Wireless

PARK CITY, Utah, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Skullcandy, Inc., the original lifestyle audio brand founded at the intersection of innovation and creative culture announced today the launch of their new Hesh 3 Wireless headphone. Hesh 3 represents a total redesign of their #1 bestselling Bluetooth® headphone—offering an impressive mix of technology, comfort, build quality and design, it gives consumers the superior listening experience they've been looking for.  Hesh 3 is built for...

Skullcandy's new HQ includes a skate ramp and a prototype modeling shop

Skullcandy employees wait to take a turn on the company's indoor skate ramp. Image: Skullcandy Park City, Utah is the home of Skullcandy's new headquarters, the base from which it generates more than $300 million in revenue annually, with 25% from international sales.The company was founded in 2003, and in 2011, it filed an IPO and went public. In 2016, it was purchased by Mill Road Capital for $197 million...