The technology in some earbuds has become so sophisticated and refined that it almost rivals the sound quality of full-sized over-ear cans. These Bluetooth buds from 1More set out to target that audiophile market with its triple driver array, including two balanced armature drivers dedicated to high and low frequencies, complemented by a single full-range […]
Aside from the fact that the buds themselves glow red when in use, we struggled to see what made this a gaming-specific headset. This was made all the more confusing by the fact that these were one of the very best sets of Bluetooth buds we have ever used (and we have used plenty!), and […]
1More Headphones are the second-most popular electronic product in SA, after phones, so it’s great to see a new brand on the shelves, especially one delivering good value.
These completely cordless buds, now called ‘true wireless’ by the tech industry, are one of our favourite products of the year. Falling somewhere between high-end audiophile buds costing three times as much and the entry-level models with poor fit and unreliable connectivity, these performed like a perfect audio partner.
This is Logitech’s top gaming headset and it builds on the reputation of its popular predecessor, the 933.
Samsung may have stumbled on to a winner here. The Galaxy buds are perhaps the best fully cordless buds we’ve ever used.
For us, the signature Sennheiser sound has always been perfectly balanced, with a little bit of drama just below the surface. That sound was perfected in its successful Momentum series of headphones, available in all wearing styles, so it’s no surprise that Sennheiser’s first pair of cordless buds also flies the Momentum flag.
There’s more to headphone shopping than fancy finishes and bling-bling branding. You don’t need every feature on our list, but this you should buy the right fit. Here’s what to look out for.
Headphones are a top-seller in South Africa, after phones. Good cans will certainly add some thrills to your music. Here’s how we chose the best-value headphones in South Africa.