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Aukey Active Noise Cancelling Headset

Aukey Active Noise Cancelling Headset

I’ve been interested in the concept of active noise cancelling for a long time. I usually work from home and while everyone does try to keep the noise down a household with a six year old is inevitably going to have noise at…

Aukey SK-M12 Bluetooth Speaker

Aukey SK-M12 Bluetooth Speaker

Speakers have changed over the years from boom boxes to hi-fi’s and arguably down again to bluetooth speakers tied to our phones. Like it or loath it but mp3’s and bluetooth have changed the way we listen to music out…

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear Wireless Headphones

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear Wireless Headphones

I’m not a huge fan of wireless headphones. I love the idea and I’ve tried quite a few, but I always switch back to wired in-ear headphones, my favourite being Sennheiser’s M2IEG Momentum, reviewed as excellent last year…

Sennheiser RS5000 TV headphones

Sennheiser RS5000 TV headphones

We started Ergohacks several years ago and one of the first companies that chose to take a chance on us was Sennheiser who let us experiment with their Set 840-TV stethoscope headphones. These headphones are specifically designed for those with hearing loss or impairment…

iClever IC-BTS08 Wireless Speaker

iClever IC-BTS08 Wireless Speaker

We’ve looked at a number of bluetooth speakers over the last couple of years and they’ve all had their benefits – waterproofing, small size or battery life. Over the last two months I’ve been using the iClever IC-BT208…

Optoma NuForce BE Sport3 Headphones Review

Optoma NuForce BE Sport3 Headphones Review

Bluetooth headphones have come a long way in the last 10 years from my first pair that hurt my ears and died after half an hour of use. The slow improvement was noticeable if you listen to music while exercising or if you just hate…

Panasonic RP-HC31 Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

Panasonic RP-HC31 Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

Noise cancelling headphones are something that most of us have heard of of but – partially due to price – most people haven’t tried them out and are unsure what they are. At first look you’d think it was simple &#8211…

iClever Wireless Speaker IC BT204

iClever Wireless Speaker IC BT204

Bluetooth speakers are a market segment that has exploded in the last few years. In the past if you wanted to take music with you on the go you could take your phone or go for the classic boom box but there wasn’t…

Eonfine Bluetooth Sport Headphones Review

Eonfine Bluetooth Sport Headphones Review

I’ve reviewed a lot of headphones over the last few months and they’ve all had their upsides – looks, comfort, sound quality or battery life. As a set of bluetooth sports headphones the Eonfine’s were never going to be…

Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 M2 AEG Headphones Review

Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 M2 AEG Headphones Review

A few weeks ago we were lucky enough to review the Sennheiser Momentum M2IEG in ear headphones and after loving them Sennheiser were nice enough to let us get a look at their bigger and bolder brother the Momentum 2.0 over ear headphones also…

Sennheiser M2IEG Momentum In Ear Headphones Review

Sennheiser M2IEG Momentum In Ear Headphones Review

It’s the little details that make the Momentum in-ear headphones something special. The acoustic components are made out of stainless steel and contains no plastic, the earbuds are at a slight 15° angle, the left bud has three raised buttons and the…

Sennheiser MM 30i Ear-Canal Headset Review

Sennheiser MM 30i Ear-Canal Headset Review

Sennheiser is well-known for their premium earphones and headsets. I have owned a pair of MM 30i ear-canal headsets for over a year and although it took me a couple of weeks to wear in the earbuds which started out a bit stiff…

SoundPEATS Bluetooth Earbuds Review

SoundPEATS Bluetooth Earbuds Review

The SoundPEATS Q9A bluetooth earbuds delivers exactly what it promises on the box – a set of comfortable fitting, good quality (both materials and audio) earbuds that fit securely and doesn’t fall out when exercising. It had a good range to my phone…

Syllable A6 Headset Review

Syllable A6 Headset Review

Many years ago before smart phones took off I had a flip phone that had the best accessory. It was an integrated necklace and headphones that let me hang the tiny phone around my neck and have an earphone ready to go whenever I needed…

Sennheiser Set 840-TV stethoset review

Sennheiser Set 840-TV stethoset review

This review has been updated with the advantage of another six months’ usage. The Sennheiser Set 840-TV listening system is a wireless headphones/stethoset that lets you listen to audio from any device with a 3.5 mm jack plug within a range…

Sennheiser RS 195 Wireless Headphone

Sennheiser RS 195 Wireless Headphone

Looks can be deceiving. The Sennheiser RS 195 is bold, bulky yet incredibly comfortable and the sound quality is exquisite. It is made for use with a TV/HIFI, but my favourite uses are plugging it into my laptop, playing games on my PS4 and…

MPOW Swift Bluetooth Headphone Review

MPOW Swift Bluetooth Headphone Review

The MPOW Swift Bluetooth Headphone is a sporty wireless set that is comfortable to wear and more importantly, never fell out when I moved around. It is designed for hitting the gym, running and outdoor pursuits, but I have found it just as useful for…

Forbrain Bone Conduction Headphone Review

Forbrain Bone Conduction Headphone Review

Record your own voice and play it back and the chances are that you will be very surprised with how you sound. When we speak normally part of what we hear is transmitted through our heads which changes the tones and frequencies slightly. The Forbrain…

SteelSeries Siberia Raw Prism Headset review

SteelSeries Siberia Raw Prism Headset review

Over-ear headphones suit a certain market. They are designed to be used usually in one place and be comfortable and as immersive as possible. The pads should sit around the ear on the skull with the ear free inside the gap. I expect to…