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Twisters Headphones and Bluetooth Speaker Twisters Headphones and Bluetooth Speaker(0)

Using headphones is usually to enable you to enjoy your favorite tunes in your own little private space without disturbing the other people around you. But there are instances when you just cannot help but try to share what you are listening at a particular moment to your friends. That is where a pair of headphones may be of limited use. But things can be a bit different when you have the Twisters Headphones on.

The Twisters Headphones is a unique pair that may just be something you will consider if you are keeping your options open when it comes to music listening. That is because this pair of headphones can also function as a wireless Bluetooth speaker. Yes, it is a two in one deal that you seldom get with a typical pair of headphones. The Twisters Headphones changes from a headphone to a Bluetooth speaker with a simple twist. It offers crisp and clear audio that you would usually get when you use it as a headphone. With the twist of the ear cups, it becomes a speaker that provides up to 10 times the sound you hear when you put it over your ears. Now that is something you do not see as an added feature in any other headphones.

The Twisters Headphones comes with convenient controls on one ear cup for easy use. It also comes with a built-in microphone that allows it to function as a speakerphone. What also makes this pair of headphones great is its battery life. The Twisters Headphones can go up to 18 hours in headphone mode and 6 hours in speaker mode. That is more than enough that you will need for a whole day of music listening. The Twisters Headphones is also quite affordable despite the versatility it can offer. You can get it at Big Time Electronics for just around $60 a pair.

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Aftershokz Gamez Bone Conducting Headphones Aftershokz Gamez Bone Conducting Headphones(0)

Playing video games can sometimes be quite an engaging experience. They way some play may allow them to tune out from their surroundings to focus on gameplay. Now, that is some serious gamer. But like it or not, some gamers still need to be aware of their surroundings while they focus their attention on the game. Some might be awaiting a phone call while gaming. Some might be watching a TV show while playing a game. Someone might be waiting for Mom calling out that it’s time to eat. Using the usual gaming headphones will make it difficult. But this new Aftershokz Gamez Bone Conducting Headphones might just be the great alternative you need.

The Aftershokz Gamez Bone Conducting Headphones is not your typical gaming headphones that lets you block out all distractions and let you concentrate fully on your game. It is a pair of bone conducting headphones that allow users to keep both ears open to be more aware of their surroundings while enjoying crisp clear gaming audio at the same time. This wireless gaming headset uses the same technology used in cochlear implants to help deaf people hear. This device direct the sound waves through your cheek and jaw in order to reach your cochlea. It bypasses the eardrum to give you crisp and clear audio in a safer way. Not only that, keeping your ears open lets you hear the sounds of your immediate surroundings.

The Aftershokz Gamez Bone Conducting Headphones is also great for use in other ways. You can use it to answer phone calls as it comes with a multifunction button and microphone to allow you to answer phone calls or just send in instructions to a team mate. It is also great for music playing as you connect it to your smartphone or media player. It is also a good headphone when going to the gym, with a tension band that allows users to adjust the headset for an ideal fit.

The Aftershokz Gamez Bone Conducting Headphones is a better alternative for a gaming headset for people who do not exactly like to tune out the outside world while they enjoy playing their favorite video game. It is even a great headset to have around for people who need to be attune to their surroundings as they try to enjoy their favorite audio. It is available at Think Geek for $100.

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Turcom AcoustoShock Mini Bluetooth Speaker Turcom AcoustoShock Mini Bluetooth Speaker(0)

Bluetooth speakers has allowed people to listen to music while on the go. They are usually more portable nowadays, thanks to better technology. Not only that, the wireless convenience they offer makes them a better option for people who likes to listen to music wherever they go. The new Turcom AcoustoShock Mini Bluetooth Speaker may just be the speaker of choice for people are always on the move.

The new Turcom AcoustoShock Mini Bluetooth Speaker may be designed as a bike speaker, but its small profile and light but durable build makes it ideal to bring along just about anywhere. It is small enough at just 9.5 oz. But it comes with a 3-watt speaker to provide powerful as well as quality sound output. A wireless Bluetooth connection even makes it convenient for a portable outdoor speaker.

And since it is the outdoors, the new Turcom AcoustoShock Mini is designed to be weather resistant. Its durable construction is rated IPX6 with a marine grade water resistance rating and can resist dust as well as shock from drops. The cover is crafted with silicone to enable the wireless speaker to withstand drops. Enclosed ports and speaker drivers ensure that sand and dust do not enter and affect the speaker’s performance. The Turcom AcoustoShock Mini is now available at Amazon for $38.

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Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo(0)

Every era comes with their own distinctive identity. There are certain things that are closely associated with a certain decade. Just one look and people will instantly know what year or decade it is from. But then there are also things that look from a certain age but are actually quite modern. One good example is this Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo.

The Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo is not your typical Bluetooth speaker. It is designed like a vintage sound system popular during the 60’s and the 70’s. It is reminiscent of those days when the first radios and music players first became quite popular. In those days, the byword was “Hi Fi” as in high fidelity. And it has led into many other advances since then that most people enjoy now. The Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo is just a reminder of how music was played back then, only in a compact and a miniaturized version of its actual size.

The Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo comes with huge knobs for controls, which was typical of stereo systems back then. And just like those times, this wireless speaker comes with a classic faux wood grain panel exteriors. But inside, the speaker system comes with a pair of 2-watt drivers which connects to the Bluetooth receiver that pairs with your Bluetooth compatible music player or device. A standard audio jack is also available if you have a music player that prefers a wired connection. The Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo can be your way to revisit the past but still enjoy the technology of today. This unique vintage mini speaker set is available at Think Geek for $50.

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Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker(0)

People nowadays have a lot of options when it comes to keeping themselves occupied while on the road or during long trips. Almost always, people bring along their collection of favorite music to accompany them during these times. Along with their smartphone or audio player, they usually also bring along a pair of headphones or a travel speaker. The latter is the best choice for people who love to share their music listening to others. This new Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker provides just that and more.

The Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker is a handy and portable travel speaker that packs a punch. Not only is it handy to bring along just about anywhere, it also comes with that distinctive audio quality rock sound output that Marshall has been known for. The new Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker comes with a pair of 2.25″ woofers and two-channel Class D amplifiers. In a way, you can say that it stands above other travel speakers in its class.

Furthermore, the Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker comes with bass and treble controls to allow users to adjust sound in the way they prefer to hear it. The Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker also connects to your audio devices via Bluetooth 4.0 for some wireless convenience. And because of this, it can also function as a speakerphone when you connect your mobile phone into it. Users can also use the 3.5mm port to connect wired audio devices. This travel speaker also comes with a USB port that can be used as a charging port. The Marshall Stockwell Travel Speaker is the ideal travel speaker for people who care deeply about sound quality wherever they go. It will be available in time for the holidays at an expected price of $229.

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Batband Headphones Batband Headphones(0)

Many headphones you see today typically use the same general design. Sometimes only the aesthetics and their audio features differ. But there are now other types of headphones that function quite differently from standard over-ear or in- ear headphones. They are known as bone conduction headphones. And this new Batband Headphones is one example that takes this new type of headphones into a different level.

The Batband Headphones is a unique type of bone conduction headphones. It transmits sound through the bones of the skull into your “private” inner ear. It frees up your outer ear. This allows you to “hear” both the sounds coming from a music device as well as from your surroundings. Your ears remain free to make you aware of sounds from your immediate surrounding while the Batband also allows you to listen to your private soundscape.

The Batband Headphone is literally a headphone since it allows you to “hear” with your head. Its transducers transmit sound in frequencies that the bones of your skull can conduct. The vibrations your bones conduct is transmitted into your inner ear, allowing you to hear while your outer ear remains free. The technology also allows for a more discreet way of transmitting sound. While you use the Batband headphones to take calls, you can be sure that other people will not overhear any of the sound coming from the Batband Headphone.

The Batband Headphone also features touch sensors for controls. It also comes with a built-in mic for taking calls. The Batband is currently on a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter.  A pledge of $149 will get you one. But once it starts shipping after April 2016 and becomes available in the market, you may need to fork up $250 for one.

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PUGZ, The World’s Smallest Wireless Earbuds PUGZ, The World’s Smallest Wireless Earbuds(0)

Many people seem to be increasingly interested with gadgets becoming smaller and smaller. This is especially true for devices that people usually bring with them all the time. It is not so much that smartphones and tablets seem to be the only portable gadgets going bigger in terms of screen size. Others take their appeal by going small. This new PUGZ wireless earphones will certainly be a good example.

The new PUGZ earphones can be considered as the world’s smallest wireless earphones. It is also quite unique in that you can recharge it from your smartphone. Yes, this small wonder recharges when you connect it to your smartphone. You can even use it and recharge your PUGZ at the same time. If your PUGZ wireless earphones are running low on power, you simply connect it to your smartphone or any other similar device through a wired connection using its “Squircle” magnetic connector. The Squircle will enable uses of the PUGZ to listen and charge it at the same time.

Using PUGZ as a Bluetooth wireless pair of earphones, it is designed to stay in place without the wires limiting your movement. The earbuds are also designed to resist the rain, sweat and the usual wear and tear that usually happens when highly active people use such earphones. Despite its small size, the earphones can provide CD quality sound. Its battery can provide up to 4.5 hours of use and up to 10 hours of standby time. And if you do experience low power on your PUGZ, you can always be comforted that you can always recharge it using your smartphone. The PUGZ wireless earbuds is currently going through a crowd funding campaign at Kickstarter. You can get an early pair for a pledge of $119, which can be expected sometime in November of this year.

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iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker(0)

Wireless speakers are now common and prevalent in the market that many people consider using them more than conventional speakers. Aside from being convenient and comfortable, the sound quality they offer can sometime be comparable and even be better than that of wired models. Versatility is also one consideration with the likes of the iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker.

The iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker is the next and improved version of the waterproof Bluetooth speaker from iDevices. Users can now connect their smart devices to this water resistant wireless speaker whenever they wish to enjoy some music listening pleasure in areas where conventional wireless speakers cannot. With the iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker, users can now bring it in their shower to continue listening to their favorite tunes. It comes with a 200′ Bluetooth range, making your other smart device safe while being connected to the iDevice iShower 2. Users can also use it as a speakerphone when a call comes without having the connected smartphone nearby.

The iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker comes with a 25-hour battery life and uses 3AA batteries. This wireless Bluetooth speaker is also compatible with most smart devices as well as audio streaming apps. The iDevices iShower 2 Bluetooth Speaker is available at iDevices for $100.

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Dubs Acoustic Filter Earbuds Dubs Acoustic Filter Earbuds(0)

As our world goes modern, we get to enjoy a lot of conveniences that make our lives easier. But along the way, there are also certain inconveniences that we have to put up with. Noise pollution has pervaded our modern society that most of us can do nothing but to live with it. But there are instances when we can just wish to drown out the noise to feel more relaxed. You can actually do that by having the Dubs Acoustic Filter Earbuds.

The Dubs Acoustic Filter Earbuds are advanced tech earplugs that lets you get rid of the noise but preserves the sound you really do want to hear clear and crisp. This pair of ear plugs use dynamic attenuation to reduce overall sound volume while still preserving sound fidelity. Its 12dB Noise Reduction Rating helps protect your ears without muffling the sounds that you do want to hear. The Dubs Acoustic Filter Earbuds are designed to fit into adult ears. The Dubs earbuds are available at their website for $25 a pair.

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G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker(0)

Portable wireless speakers are all the rage nowadays. People are now able more than ever to bring along and share their love for music listening with friends and colleagues. This is even more ideal when they are somewhere dark and desolate that needs some livening up. Music can do that. With a speaker like the new G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker, it may not even matter how the weather condition is just to light up the mood in any place.

The new G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker is a handy and tough Bluetooth speaker designed for rugged people who are always on the go, especially in places where conditions are not always the most ideal. This little but tough wireless speaker is designed to withstand the harsh elements and still gives you that clear and crisp sound you need as you tough in out in a rugged environment. This portable speaker comes with 1.25″ stereo speaker drivers that deliver robust and sharp audio despite its relatively small size. It is also rated IPX5 in terms of water resistance, meaning it can withstand water splashes from all directions and can still function. The G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker also comes with a tough housing structure with full steel grill and protective elastomer at the center and at the ends to provide protection against everyday abuse.

The built-in rechargeable battery of the G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker can last for six hours of continuous use. You can easily recharge it via USB from a computer or using a smartphone charger or powerbank. Built-in controls allow for convenient playback and volume adjustment even if your connected music player is stored inside your pocket or bag. This wireless speaker is quite handy and will not be a hassle to bring along wherever you go. The G-Tube Rugged Portable Speaker is now available at the G Project site for $40.

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