Google Home Review

Google Home Review

Google reinvented the wheel when it came to the Chromecast. A small, inexpensive piece of hardware that changed the way we used our television. Can they do it again with a speaker that hopes to change the way we deal with life? Thanks to out friends over at Maplin who can provide you with a Google Home of your own. Google have taken a speaker, put their Google Assistant software inside and styled it up to be distinct and attractive in almost every home. From a design point of view,…

Ambeo Smart Headset brings binaural sound recording to the consumer market

Ambeo Smart Headset brings binaural sound recording to the consumer market

Sennheiser has created the world’s first intuitive, compact and mobile binaural recording headset. First showcased at the CES 2017, the AMBEO SMART HEADSET is a ground-breaking headset that captures immersive 3D audio with mobile device simplicity. The binaural audio recordings created with the AMBEO SMART HEADSET deliver a stunning 3D experience – placing the listener inside the soundscape and playing back the direction of sounds and natural spatial characteristics of a location. Sennheiser has once again partnered with the award-winning manufacturer of professional audio devices Apogee, an industry leader at the forefront of digital…

Flex 5000 a sound investment for TV watching

Flex 5000 a sound investment for TV watching

Instead of the old Stethoscope style headphones, Sennheiser has come up with the Flex 5000 a remote control that lets you hear it all, enjoy it all. There is no great TV show that cannot be improved by great sound. Which is exactly why Sennheiser developed the Flex 5000. This innovative audio product allows you to tailor the volume, the sound profile and even the speech intelligibility to your needs while using any wired headphone – virtually turning it into a wireless listening system. So, you can move freely while…

MIXX Audio Launches S3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker & Digital Alarm Clock

MIXX Audio Launches S3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker & Digital Alarm Clock

UK audio specialists Mixx Audio today announces the launch of its S3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with built in digital alarm clock. The Mixx S3 offers great sound and functionality; whether as a bedside wireless speaker, a digital clock with alarm or a phone charger, as well as being portable enough to use in all areas of your home. All this, in one in stylish, lightweight device. The Mixx S3 is the perfect solution for anyone who is looking for a speaker that is small in size, sounds great and is…

A Look At The Cozyphones Kids

A Look At The Cozyphones Kids

Cozyphones Kids are headphones designed for children. A soft fleece material headband provides the style and support for the headphone units. Rather than inserting earbuds and with less chance of them falling of Cozyphones provides a safe and fun way to help smaller children experience music and other sounds on their own. You can purchase the Coxyphones Kids Headphones from Amazon for £15.99 here. CozyPhones Kids Character Headband Headphones

Sennheiser PXC 480 Review

Sennheiser PXC 480 Review

Last year, I fell in love with the Sennheiser HD650 with the Apogee groove amplifier. It broke my heart when I had to hand them back, but I have never forgotten them and I pine for them often. They forever changed the way I look at quality headphones. *sniff* Now though, there is a new potential love interest in the form of the Sennheiser PXC 480 – a £259.99, noise cancelling, folding, closed back set of cans that are designed for portability without compromising on sound quality. Plus, they have…

A Look At The SoundPEATS Q16

A Look At The SoundPEATS Q16

Here we take a look at a truely wireless headphone arrangement, the SoundPEATS Q16. These are Dual Wireless Earbuds with separate batteries, Bluetooth 4.2 and a dash of Sweatproofing for the Sporty types out there. The In-Ear Headset also features a Microphone and a Secure Fit to keep them in place during whilst active. SoundPEATS Audio is a relatively new company (2010) that has a wide range of music listening products for in-ear, on-ear, sport and business use. Their latest product is the Q16 True Wireless Bluetooth 4.2 Earphone. It’s…

Take A Sound Adventure With The New Action Mic For Gopro From Sennheiser

Take A Sound Adventure With The New Action Mic For Gopro From Sennheiser

  Waterproof MKE 2 elements microphone can go anywhere a GoPro HERO4 goes for amazing audio – even in extreme conditions If you’re going on an adventure, you probably already have an ultra-tough action camera ready to capture the action. Now, thanks to the MKE 2 elements from audio specialist Sennheiser, you don’t have to leave great sound behind. Designed to be tough enough to go wherever your action camera can, the new GoPro-verified microphone for HERO4 Black and Silver cameras lets you capture incredible high-quality sound, whether you’re recording…

A Look At The Neewer 48v Phantom Power Supply

A Look At The Neewer 48v Phantom Power Supply

The Neewer 1-Channel 48V Phantom Power Supply with Adapter is a cheap Phantom Power supply. Package includes XLR 3 Pin Microphone Cable for any Condenser Microphone Music Recording Equipment (8 feet.) Input Voltage: 110V Delivers reliable 48V phantom power for condenser microphones and transfer sound signal to sound card in a compact, durable, plastic housing. Universal XLR input and output, compatible with all kinds of microphone music recording equipment.Comes with one XLR audio cable with high-quality XLR male and female connectors. Features a single channel unit with balanced mic inputs…

Aukey Wireless sport earphones review

Aukey Wireless sport earphones review

With the summer holidays approaching fast you may be thinking what essentials do I need to make that journey less painful.  There is nothing worse than that feeling you have forgotten your earphones may it be a plane journey or a bus journey.  If you have not already gone wireless and purchased a pair of Bluetooth earphones treat yourself now as being wireless is cheaper than you imagine. These earphones can be found here in Amazon.co.uk for £17.99. Out of the box, these earphones feel fantastic, the magnetic earpieces really…