Bluetooth multipoint pairing: What is it and how does it work?
When discussing Bluetooth, we often describe it as a simple, low-energy, wireless connection between two devices. In other words, a replacement for a single wire. And that’s probably exactly the sort of scenario that comes to mind when you think about wireless headphones. You likely use Bluetooth as a two-way connection between your smartphone […]View
NFC Bluetooth Pairing: What Is It and What are the Benefits?
By now, you’re almost certainly familiar with Bluetooth wireless technology and all its benefits—cable-free convenience, portability, two-way communication. But stop and think for a minute about what makes Bluetooth different from the other ubiquitous wireless technology you likely use on a regular basis: Wi-Fi. The two share quite a bit in common—both, for example, […]View
What is aptX and why is aptX important for wireless headphones?
If there’s one thing in life more certain than death and taxes, it’s the fact that many people hate cables. But cutting the cord between your smartphone and headphones isn’t as easy as walking into your local electronics store and asking for “the ones without wires, please.” You’ll need to know a few things about […]View
Neckband Headphones: Why Is This Design Becoming So Popular?
At some point during the past few years, you’ve no doubt noticed an intriguing new phenomenon. More and more people are sporting what can only be described as high-tech collars with headphones sprouting out the sides. Call them what you will—”neckband headphones,” “behind-the-neck headphones,” or even the more obvious “collar headphones”—but this distinctive modern […]View
Essentials for a Long Flight: 3 Gadgets to Pack
To some, the prospect of long flights might seem like exciting opportunities for high-skies adventure. To others, it’s just another exercise of patience, given the limited personal space. Either way, if you want flights to feel shorter, plan to stay occupied; smartphones, tablets, and laptops make excellent entertainment accomplices. There are a few essential […]View
Tell-Tale Signs You Need New Wireless Headphones
Can the new year justify a new pair of headphones? Perhaps, although many may consider it another milestone highlighting how well beloved belongings have lasted. So, when is it time to replace your old Bluetooth headphones/earphones in favor of a brand new pair? Some reasons are not as obvious as others, however, if […]View
Tech Tips to Survive the Rest of the Winter Season
Cold winter months can cast a chill on moods and activity. Yet, with the right tech solutions, you can stay warm and content as weeks of weather pass by. If you’re struggling to keep your sanity this winter, here are a few tips to help the cause: Keep Your Home Warm with a […]View
New Headphone & Earphone Tech: Features to Look for in Your Next Pair
Whether you need to replace old headphones/earphones or simply want another pair to swap to for different situations, the choice becomes easier if you know what you’re looking for. You probably have a particular style in mind (e.g. in ear, on-ear headphones, over-ear headphones) and an idea of the colorways to best match clothing […]View
Sound Last Minute Gifts for your Friends & Family
If you’re still on the hunt for last-minute holiday gifts, we have a few great headphone and earphone options that you can snag on Amazon Prime today. The lucky family member who snags Phiaton’s BT 460 headphones this holiday season will love its simple, touch interface and smart play-pause functionality. The BT 460 wireless headphones feature […]View
What is Noise-Cancellation
If you’ve ever been on a long, cross-country flight, you are likely familiar with the loud hum of the jet engine throughout the journey. Luckily, the introduction of noise-cancellation technology has allowed weary travelers to rest their ears and their eyes on long flights. Likewise, daily commuters are able to use noise-cancellation to tune out […]View