Samsung Updates Icon X Headphones with New Music Features
Samsung is offering owners of its Icon X wireless earbuds a software update that improves the music listening experience. First, a new equalizer feature lets people chose from five audio presets (bass boost, soft, dynamic, clear, treble boost) to find a sound profile more suited to their preferences. Second, an Ambient Sound function makes it possible to control the level of background noise available when safety or circumstances require. Samsung also improved the Icon X's ability to store tracks for listening on the go. The revised Wireless Transfer feature streamlines how owners manage the catalog of songs synced to the headphone, permitting the addition of multiple tracks at once. The software update can be applied via the Samsung Gear app from Galaxy phones.
New iFrogz Bluetooth Headsets Start at $20
Sep 29, 2017
Zagg this week announced five new iFrogz Bluetooth headsets, all of which are among its most affordable to date. The standout is the $20 Free Rein Wireless, a set of Bluetooth earbuds with a flat neck cord and and an unusually small, light hanging module with the battery and three buttons.
LG Promises the V30 Will 'Delight Ears Everywhere' with New Hi-Fi Powers
Aug 28, 2017
LG today said its forthcoming V30 flagship handset will be its most advanced device yet when it comes to audio reproduction and recording. To start, the phone adopts a 32-bit advanced hi-fi quad DAC from ESS Technology.
Google Says 'Project Treble' To End Device Update Woes
May 12, 2017
Google today announced Project Treble, which it hopes will solve the pain of updating smartphones to the latest version of Android. As it stands today, the process is multifaceted and includes a number of moving players, including Google, silicon makers, manufacturers, and carrier partners.
Nuheara Says Intelligent Software Will Improve the Listening Experience on New IQbuds Boost Headphones
Jan 8, 2018
Nuheara debuted a new set of fully wireless earbuds at CES this week called the IQbuds Boost. The earbuds have refreshed casings when compared to last year's IQbuds and offer an additional 1 hour of battery life per charge.