Don't-Miss Headset Stories

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Xiaomi sets up an online U.S. accessory shop, but stock sells out quickly

The “beta” store sells limited quantities, with expensive shipping straight from China.

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Axel modular headphones to come with swappable drivers

It’s horses for courses with Axel Audio’s assemble-yourself headphones that let you pick different drivers for different genres.

on techhive.com

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Aivvy Q could be the Pandora of wireless headphones

This ambitious new personal audio device connects to the Internet to stream personalize music when you're connected to the Internet, and from built-in storage when you're not.

on techhive.com

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Mattel's iconic View-Master becomes a VR headset

If you've tried Google Cardboard and are over the age of 30, you've probably noticed some parallels to those old View-Master stereoscopes. Now, Mattel is embracing the comparison.

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Wear Buhel ‘Soundglasses’ and you’ll hear music and phone calls right through your skull

These high-tech sunglasses combine Bluetooth with bone-conduction technology to replace earbuds and headphones.

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The coolest headphones of CES 2015

This year’s crop of headphones are multi-taskers.

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Harman shows off multi-room speakers and gesture-controlled headphones at CES

If you’re looking for extra functionality, Harman has it.

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Rock on and recharge with the Phaz Model P2 headphone-battery combo

A headset with an integrated battery pack! Why not: We check out this marriage of convenience from startup company Phaz.

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These stylish headphones hide a secret: They're a discrete mobile theater with video

The final prototype of the Avegant Glyph is at CES. This mobile theater looks like a pair of headphones that fit over your eyes Geordi LaForge style.

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Meridian Audio’s MQA technology is the best product at CES so far

This encoding technology makes it possible for recording artists to distribute their work in studio-master quality—and you don’t need mind-numbingly expensive gear to enjoy to it.

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Sony Smart B-Trainer headset gives runners vocal advice

The concept headphones automatically select songs that match a runner's heart rate

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Polk Audio jumps into the wireless-headphone market

The speaker manufacturer shows its lifestyle colors with the new Hinge Wireless foldable on-ear headphones.

Neoh 3D Soundspace headphones

These headphones track your headspace, literally

3D Sound Labs’ Neoh headphones incorporate Bluetooth head-tracking sensors to deliver a truly immersive audio experience.