Tag "aptX"

Premium LG G6 smart lands in Australia (Update with price)

March 28, 2017

Commencing today LG’s latest premium smart phone, the LG G6, is now available in Australia. As we reported four weeks ago, we ought to think

KEF LS50 Wireless – truly high end Network and Bluetooth

January 19, 2017

Lots of speaker makers have taken to developing good quality wireless speakers, with interesting designs, decent sound and the consumer confidence engendered by imprimatur of

UK Firm Arcam looking after your ears

November 25, 2016

We frequently cover headphones in these pages, but something that receives less coverage is the amplifier that drives them. The fact is, not all headphone

Plantronics puts BackBeat on a diet, reveals slimline Sense headphones

July 29, 2015

Last year, it was hard to find better value headphones than the BackBeat Pro from Plantronics, but the design wasn’t ideal for all. This year, however, there’s a different plan, and it’s to make the lightest wireless headphones ever.

Marley brings the warmth of wood to wireless headphones

July 13, 2015

The majority of wireless headphones out there are plastic with plastic all over, but what if you’re after something a bit more premium, a bit more lush? Would wood do?

Naim touches multi-room WiFi streaming with a sleek box

April 24, 2015

Sonos may dominate the world of multi-room audio, but it’s not the only player, and when it comes to high-end audio, BlueSound is about to have some competition, as Naim joins in with its WiFi box.

B&W makes a Bluetooth speaker with honeycomb inspired design

November 27, 2014

Everyone has a Bluetooth speaker these days, from people known for sound to people not known for sound, and even some brands who should probably stay away from sound altogether. Bowers & Wilkins isn’t that last group, though, making products that shine, and now it has a Bluetooth speaker to add to its range of audiophile gear.

Polk preps a range of headphones, speakers with a page of history

October 16, 2013

We've seen some pretty decent equipment come out of the labs of Polk Audio in the past when we've checked out sound bars, but it appears that its new range of products is targeting more than just better sound for your TV.

HTC’s One X refreshed to X+, looks kind of like HAL

October 3, 2012

Turns out HTC isn't through releasing models in its "One" line-up for 2012, with the flagship One X grabbing an upgrade sporting better WiFi, a faster chip, and more storage than ever before.

HTC brings the Desire up to spec for 2012

September 26, 2012

Turns out HTC doesn't just have "one" brand to pin its hopes on in 2012, with the Desire being refreshed and updated to look, feel, and take photos just like its One-series brothers.

Blaupunkt returns with iPod, DAB+, AptX, AirPlay

September 21, 2012

We haven't heard much from Blaupunkt in recent years, but it looks like a few new products are about to land on store shelves, with portable audio the focus of the company known by the blue dot.

Onkyo bests your surround sound with eleven channels

July 2, 2012

Seeing a movie at the local cinema is all well and good, but if you're looking for a way to make your own home theatre even cooler, you may want to look at a new home theatre receiver on the way from Onkyo.