Author: Josiah

Josiah is a technician, while he is not in the lab you may find him testing headphones and DIY audio devices

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Samsung Galaxy Buds+

True wireless earbuds’ sound quality is getting better, and it comes close to the wired earbuds like $60 FiiO EX1 (the current price on Amazon) I bought back in 7 years ago) and for call quality their performance is nearly matched or even top the professional Bluetooth headsets. …

QCY T5 Unboxing And Review

Without China’s supply chain we might not have had products that are surprisingly cheap but with quite good build quality. TWS earbuds since their debut in 2014 costs several hundreds of dollar, now you can buy a good pair with just $25 bucks. Indeed there are countless model …

ComfoBuds Pro Vs. AirPods Pro

Not many people wearing wired earbuds today. Commuting in cities with ANC TWS are great – you experience cable free and blocking out the noises. But that experience is costly, top notch ANC TWS like Jabra Elite 85t, AKG N400 cost at least $200. Fortunately 1More recently released …

Best Lightning Earbuds For iPhone Users

As the iPhone 12 ships without a charger and headsets users who prefer sticking to wire have to quest for lightning earbuds. A note that lightling earbuds are competial with Apple devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod. PALOVUE Lightning earbuds Unlike Earpods, these earbuds have better noise isolation with …

Sony WI-1000X Neckband ANC Earbuds

I once compared this to Bose Hearphones, here’s my note about the Sony WI-1000X.   Sony WI-1000X Noise cancelling performance Comparable to Bose, but WI-1000X is better at higher frequencies because the eartips sealed the sound in. Comfort and fit   61g – heavier than Bose QC 30 The …

QuietControl 30 has been renamed to Bose Hearphones

QuietControl 30 an excellent set of ANC headphone has been renamed to Bose Hearphones, which is advertised as conversation-enhancing headphones. It lets user hear what they want to hear by filtering out the noise and enhance the human’s voices. Here are Bose Hearphones’ specs   Bose Hearphones Noise cancelling …

What are Environmental Noise Cancellation Earbuds?

Environmental Noise Cancellation in short ENC works similar to Adaptive Qualcomm’s Noise Cancellation technology. Often there are 3-built-in mic on each earbud to do the job. The earbuds will automatically adjust the noise cancelling performance according the environment it senses – one mic must continuously pick out the sound …

How In Ear Detection Feature Works?

Currently, TWS market get countless brands and models. More and more smartphone users switched to use this type of earbuds for their compact size, wireless experience. Apparently like almost Bluetooth earbuds, once you pick the buds out of the charging case they are automatically connected with your phone. …

AUKEY Key Series B60 Release Date, Price and Specs

Some sports lovers still like wired Bluetooth earbuds, these type of earbuds you might think are obsolete, but for fitness they still stand. AUKEY Key Series B60 are great for sports for their solid Bluetooth connection with Bluetooth 5.0 and IPX5 rating. Once earbuds are clip together they …

Sony WF-1000XM4 Specifications

Sony WF-1000XM4 is the latest pair of TWS from Sony that gets certified for Hi-Res Audio Wireless. Sony WF-1000XM4 will be smaller, lighter and more comfortable than the previous version WF-1000XM3. In terms of sound quality, the first perhaps will inherit excellent Sony WF-1000XM3’s treble and mid-range, and …

Best Wireless Earbuds With Ear Hooks

Bold in design, sturdy sometimes heavy but wireless ear hooks are truly for those are heavy weightlifting champions. This list is curated by Python web scraping – the models are selected by top reviews from online retailers like Amazon and other tech review websites. The most important feature …

Best Wired Earbuds With Mic

Wired earbuds have no transparency feature or mic’s noise reduction technology, how would they ever have better calls? The fact: Traditional wired earbuds don’t have CVC tech or similar as implemented in TWS. This tech is powered by Bluetooth processors that have functioning of filtering out the ambient …

Sound Amplifying Earbuds

Long before true wireless earbuds’ era, we once had this personal sound amplifer that look much like TWS today, but they are not for listening music and Bluetooth transmit from your phone. Earbuds with transparency mode now are capable of sound amplification like AirPods Pro or Samsung Galaxy …