What do the specifications of headphones mean? How do I know what to look for? We’ve all been there before. You go to the store or online looking for a new set of headphones. There are so many types and styles to browse, with mind numbing levels of technical information listed. You finally find the pair that you think are perfect. When you get them home you tear through the … [Read more...] about Headphones Specifications Explained — What Does it All Mean?
In-Ear Headphones vs. Earbuds — Is There a Difference?
In-ear headphones vs. earbuds, you mean there’s a difference? Surprisingly, yes. Often when we think of earbuds, chances are, most of us will immediately conjure up images in our heads of the first pair they ever owned. Hard plastic, poorly fitting, uncomfortable monstrosities that only sometimes worked, and if you turned your head the wrong way they would pop out of your ears … [Read more...] about In-Ear Headphones vs. Earbuds — Is There a Difference?
Noise Isolating vs. Noise-Cancellation Headphones — What’s the Difference?
Noise isolation vs. noise-cancelling headphones, a very popular debate we've seen around the headphones realm. When talking about today’s headphone technology, it’s very easy to get lost in all the technical “mumbo jumbo” about the difference between noise isolation and noise cancellation. With a myriad of terminologies from the familiar algorithm and sound wave, to the … [Read more...] about Noise Isolating vs. Noise-Cancellation Headphones — What’s the Difference?
Over-Ear vs. On-Ear Headphones — What’s the Difference?
Not many people are aware of the on-ear vs. over-ear headphones debate, but today for those who were scratching their head like we were for a while, we wanted to help out. Choosing which headphones to buy can be a daunting and personal experience. It’s an investment in both time and money, attempting to get exactly what you want. With so many different brands, colors, styles … [Read more...] about Over-Ear vs. On-Ear Headphones — What’s the Difference?
Closed-Back vs. Open-Back Headphones – What’s the Difference?
If you're partaking in the ever-so-thorough process of buying headphones, then you may have found yourself wondering what the popular two different options available to choose from when it comes to 'headphone design': closed-back or open-back headphones? If you aren't sure which particular 'back' to choose between, it's a good idea to learn about the benefits and drawbacks of … [Read more...] about Closed-Back vs. Open-Back Headphones – What’s the Difference?