everything electronic Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:10:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Audio-Technica ATH-M70x Headphones Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:07:37 +0000 Audio-Technica announced their top-of-the-line, closed-back M-Series ATH-M70x Professional Monitor Headphones, which are tuned to accurately reproduce extreme low and high frequencies while maintaining perfect balance with exceptional clarity and detail. Designed specifically to bring out added detail in the mix, the ATH-M70x headphones feature proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad […]]]> 0 Cambridge Audio Azur 851N Network Music Player Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:39:55 +0000 Cambridge Audio announced their new flagship, audiophile-grade network music player / DAC / Pre-Amp for $1800. The new Azur 851N is designed to be the world’s best digital music streamer for those who want to play their digital music with no compromise on sound quality. Capable of playing all popular formats up to 24-bit/192kHz studio […]]]> 0 Sceptre SA25064B SoundAnchor TV Audio System Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:19:45 +0000 Sceptre announced a TV Audio System designed to sit under your flat screen television called the SoundAnchor (model SA25064B). The $300 speaker works like a sound bar for improved TV sound, or as wireless Bluetooth speaker for streaming music from smartphones or tablets. Sceptre’s SoundAnchor features a combination of four speakers and a subwoofer for […]]]> 0 Klipsch Reference On-Ear Headphones Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:42:23 +0000 Klipsch enters the crowded $200 headphone market with new Reference On-Ear headphones, which combine comfort and sound quality in a compact package that hides hinges and sliding mechanisms in favor of a minimal, clean look. Its ground-up design also protects mechanical components from the outside world to improve reliability. The model is complete with high […]]]> 0 Marantz AV8802 A/V Preamplifier with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:04:36 +0000 For 2015, Marantz will soon release their flagship home theater preamplifier for $4000, the 11.2-channel AV8802. It combines exclusive Marantz sound innovations with the latest video technologies and connectivity options. Most remarkably, the AV8802 features a complex build-quality with a toroidal transformer, a three piece top cover layout, all packed in a heavy copper plated chassis […]]]> 0 Marantz NA6005 Network Audio Player with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:48:42 +0000 Marantz announced a new mid-range Network Audio Player for $649 to complement the already introduced PM6005 and CD6005 amplifier/CD player duo. The NA6005 opens up a whole new world of nearly unlimited digital music sources to existing stereo components. Most remarkably, the NA6005 features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology on board, as well as unique Marantz audio […]]]> 0 Sceptre SoundMixer Wireless Karaoke System Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:30:44 +0000 Portable audio hub easily connects to HDTVs and sound systems to integrate wireless microphones for added functionality Sceptre today announced SoundMixer, a portable All-in-One Home and Office Audio Hub that is ideal for gatherings, company events and parties. The Sceptre SoundMixer transforms your TV and sound bar into a karaoke system with wireless microphones. Designed […]]]> 0 Tech in Style: Smartbags Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:00:16 +0000 In this video, Mimi and Grace take a look at two companies making smartbags. The Phorce Pro claims to be the world’s first smartbag, while the Bluesmart is the first smart, connected carry-on suitcase. These new, so-called smart bags do more than just help you carry around your tablet, laptop and smartphone. Smartbags mainly provide […]]]> 0 Google Chromecast Review Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:20:00 +0000 Streaming media around your home isn’t a new idea, but the rise of internet-based on-demand services like Netflix, Sling TV and Amazon Prime Instant Video means that it’s becoming more and more popular as a way to watch TV. Chromecast is an inexpensive media streaming adapter that turns any HDMI-equipped television into an app-driven […]]]> 0 Acer Chromebook 13 Review Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:04:00 +0000 Compared to most laptops, Chromebooks are a one-trick pony: They’re good for web-based productivity and not much else. Acer has refined this simple formula with Chromebook 13, which offers a 1080p screen, an outstanding keyboard and a slim and light design. It’s also the first Chromebook to feature Nvidia’s energy-efficient Tegra K1 quad-core processor, which […]]]> 0