Designed and built in France, upstart audio brand Aëdle makes headphones using only the highest quality materials. The launch of the VK-1 Valkyrie is their debut product and it’s offered in two versions. One is an all-aluminum construction featuring handsewn lambskin leather trims; the other is a blacked-out carbon style.
Ski & snowboard helmets with built-in speakers are nothing new but Sweden’s POC brand stepped it up by partnering with Beats by Dre on the sound. They also included a microphone for taking calls and put controls on the cord for volume, switching songs, etc. Available January 2013.
Right now your music is all over the place but this all-in-one home system called the Olive ONE gives you convenient access to your tunes by connecting all your devices with one simple touchscreen interface. The unit also boasts audiophile quality speakers plus optional customization and accessories. Made in the U.S.A.
Strap these red leather-clad, full-coverage, carbon fiber, DJ style headphones on over your ears and nobody will try talking to you. Plus, you wouldn’t hear them anyway.
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Comparing this high-end portable audio system to an iPod is like comparing a Ferrari to a Ford Fiesta. The AK 100 features 32GB of storage, 16-hour battery life, a 2.4-inch touchscreen, & a super-sharp Wolfson DAC. It’s capable of playing MQS, Ogg, FLAC, WAV, WMA, APE, and even MP3 files. And if these file types don’t compute, stick with your Fiesta.
She’ll be happy to drown out the painful sound of your shower singing with this blue-tooth powered showerhead speaker. And if you persist after the water is off, she’ll remind you that you can remove the speaker from the head and place it on the vanity while you sing and shave.
If speakers encased in shiny, black plastic boxes or polyvinyl orbs aren’t really doing it for you, maybe you should get some Jacks. Constructed using light, high density concrete and a turned hardwood stand, the design is not just unique; it’s also functional. Concrete projects sound while reducing vibration for truer tone.
With a clean, minimalist design combining smooth curves & straight lines, this 2.0 speaker system from Edifier features 2 independently amped 36w speakers that deliver a wide dynamic range and holiday party-worthy bass via 2 supplementary passive radiators.
A sculptural shape rendered in metal and rich, grainy walnut wood makes this high-quality 150-watt speaker dock console look as good as it sounds. With built-in AirPlay & Android wireless streaming capabilities plus NetLink, Line-in, and a USB port, you can run pretty much any device you’ve got through this handsome little devil.
Don’t be confused, this is not an Apple product, it’s a McIntosh. The iconic audio brand has just released this new music system featuring Apple Airplay streaming technology plus Wi-fi & ethernet connection. The American-made McAire system features old school blue output meters, and small but powerful 4-speaker full-range sound.