Jaybird makes some of the best workout-worthy earbuds. Their wireless bluetooth buds stay put even when you’re dripping sweat and suffering through burpees or miles on the treadmill. The newest model, called the Freedom is even smaller and features a new design that sits flush in your ear for a comfortable fit even with helmets & hats.
Zemi Audio combines Italian design and craftsmanship with high quality audio components. Their debut product, the spherical 125W Aria bluetooth speaker features a grill designed by renowned architect/artist Ron Arad plus Apple Airplay built-in.
Powered by C-Type USB rather than a battery, JBL’s Reflect Aware C noise-canceling earbuds draw power & audio from the host device. With ergonomic tips to keep them comfortably in place, they feature an in-line volume control & mic with full-range sound provided by a 14.8mm driver. Available soon.
Definitive Technologies wins awards for their obsessive approach to developing the best-performing home theater speaker systems. Their new Dolby Atmos-enabled BP9000 lineup delivers yet again. These bi polar speakers feature premium materials & technologies using powerful subs & aluminum dome tweeters for perfectly balanced full-range sound.
Nura headphones integrate unique soundwave technology to automatically measure your hearing—from the outer ear all the way to the brain in just 30 seconds—and adapt the music perfectly to suit you. They feature dual drivers that separate bass levels and highs, delivering balanced tones directly to your dome through the hybrid over-ear/earbud design.
The Tremor outdoor bluetooth boombox combines rugged IPX5 water, dust, sand & snow protection with audiophile-quality sound. 50-watts of Hi-Fi sound with bass boost & anti-distortion circuitry coupled with a 20.8K mAh rechargeable battery for up to 8 hours of continuous play.
Sony’s Glass Sound Speaker is a wireless Bluetooth speaker built into an LED lantern, a unique speaker that merges form & function, to provide not just mood lighting but the perfect soundtrack as well. Available in May.
The Beoplay A1 is an advanced bluetooth speaker that is portable and for its size, powerful. Peak power of 2X 140W provides solid bass & true 360º sound. It also has a built-in microphone for calls. Aluminum construction and a Dieter Rams-inspired design give it a good look for all environments.
The Uni-Fi UB5 from award-winning audiophile brand ELAC America, is their latest 3-way speaker. Inside the standard speaker box exterior, it boasts a 5.25” bass woofer and a concentric mid & tweeter that are separated in their own enclosure. This design reduces interference from the low-end tones to maintain crisp, clear sound in the mids & highs.
Utilizing unique materials & modern design, the Hult Design team created Pavilion, a premium bluetooth speaker that looks as good as it sounds. Its high-density concrete base contains a 20-watt full-range driver to deliver sound that’s dispersed through a D-Spiral copper acoustic element for clean, warm tones across the whole sound spectrum. A funded Kickstarter.