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Westone Adventure Series Alpha In-Ear Headphones

Westone just introduced their Adventure Series (ADV) Alpha in-ear headphones, designed for the active user looking for exceptional audio performance, fit and design in any environment. The earphones come with a weather resistant travel case, include inline controls for iPhone, and are built with a magnesium unibody.With IPX-3 water resistance, the Adventure Series earphones are protected against spraying water and adverse conditions for everyday use, rain or shine. Westone’s first-ever...

Westone Adventure Series ADV Alpha Earphones

Westone, established in 1959 and located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, may be relatively unknown in the general consumer electronics and audiophile worlds, but has an established following with professional musicians. The company's experience in earphones dates back to 1985, with a custom-fit earpiece for Walkman-style ear buds. Westone progressed into professional in-ear monitors for the music industry. The Adventure Series ADV Alpha is Westone's latest design, intended for people on the go...

Westone Adventure Series Alpha Review

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Westone debuts Adventure Series Alpha earphones: water-resistant, audiophile grade, $200

Some would say that a good set of earphones are a dime a dozen nowadays, but that's not stopping outfits like Westone from trying to give you more (and, perhaps, even better) options to choose from. Enter the Adventure Series Alpha. These newly introduced in-ear headphones are, as the company puts it, tailored to bring "exceptional audio performance, fit, and design for the active user." How so, you ask? Well, the ADV earphones boast an array of notable features, such as IPX-3 attributes for...