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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True Wireless IEMs (In Ear Monitors)

The true wireless technology is almost perfect. It provides rock solid Bluetooth connection and continuously add more features to earbuds – surround sound effect, ANC, fitness tracking, etc., This tech hasn’t applied on IEMs from established brands like JH Audio, Astell&Kern or AKG yet. However, if you’ve got …

Galaxy Buds Live vs. AirPods Pro

TWS now stands out the crowd by design and advanced features. Apple Airpods Pro and Galaxy Buds Live are kind of unique for their design, but it’s hard to tell which pair is better rather we focus on their application and usability when making a comparison. A note …

Celebrities Wearing Airpods

Apple AirPods have created a “cultural phenomenon.” as described by Tim Cook. Perhaps Apple didn’t try to make a fashion statement rather it’s the tech that is easily combined with fashion. Here are top celebrities that look great when they wear AirPods. David Beckham spotted wearing AirPods while …

Best AirPods Pro Clones in 2020

AirPods Pro cost a hefty price and whether you can afford or not getting a clone/replicate/knockoff pair with a fraction of cost may be interesting. You get the sound quality, features, battery life and the exact Airpods Pro look though the build quality is varied and not guaranteed. …

Multipoint Bluetooth Headsets

In this post I rounded up top multipoint Bluetooth headsets – not earbuds and headphones come with headset function. So all these Bluetooth headsets are merely for calls and they are worn on just one side, also called mono headsets. If you also like listening to music check …

Technics EAH-AZ70W

Three Microphones + ø10mm Drivers Panasonic owns one of the top-selling wired earbuds – The Ergo Fit, as tech shifts toward to true wireless how they catch up with the competitors? Panasonic acquired Technics years ago, the brand recently released the $200 Technics EAH-AZ70W in a tough competition …

Samsung Galaxy Buds Live

Four Microphones + ø12mm Drivers Other audio brands seem to run out of idea how their buds looks, either they copy of Airpods or generic looking. Samsung just released the kidney shaped earbuds called Galaxy Buds Live with ANC feature and what is surprising they come in open …

Five Noise Cancelling Earplugs

Noise cancelling technology have been used for headphones, Bluetooth speakers so far. It doesn’t physically block the noise, instead the it actively cancels out the noise by generating the sound waves which is inverse to the on-coming sound. Check out my post: noise cancelling vs noise isolation to …