There are times when you want to listen to some music on the go, but you don’t want to mess with headphones. For these times, a portable speaker is the perfect option. Sol Republic has announced a new portable wireless speaker called the Punk.
Admit it or not, your smartphone doesn’t always play audio at high volume. Sometimes, playing a media file would require the user to adjust volume manually to achieve optimum speaker performance. But as people would always say, “There’s an app for that.”
With the ability to carry hundreds or even thousands of songs or use streaming music apps on smartphones, many people use their smartphone as the source for music at parties or get togethers. If you like the idea of mixing your own music from two sources Openmix will allow you to do that. The sources can be two smartphones, a smartphone and an MP3 player, or any other devices that use standard 3.5mm headphone jacks.
Beats by Dre, one of the most popular and fashionable audio accessories in the market, has finally come up with their first ever wireless earphones, the Powerbeats2 Wireless. Athletes, fashionable people, and us ordinary folks who are not fond of both headphones and wired audio accessories will welcome this newest product from Beats.
The Galaxy S5 doesn't just look and feel great, it sounds great, too, at least according to Samsung. After detailing the various visual and accessibility features one by one, Samsung is now focusing on an area that is often panned except by those of keen and trained hearing: sound.
Those with hurt feelings over the release of a special Harman Kardon edition for the HTC One M8 need not nurse those negative vibes any longer. Thanks to XDA Recognized Developer baadnewz, anyone with an HTC One M8, from any or no carrier, can also enjoy the new listening experience as well.
Proving that they're still kings of sound, Dolby has promised to bring its brand new Atmos sound technology to smartphones and tablets as early as the end of this year. Soon mobile device users will be able enjoy the same surround sound feeling without having to leave the comfort of wherever they currently are.
THX Ltd. has released their tune-up app for Android users. The app arrived in the Play Store this morning and is listed as THX Tune-Up. The tune-up app is touted as being easy to use and interactive. Perhaps key here, THX Tune-Up will allow users to adjust their television, projector and speakers for the best setup and best performance.
Sony has just announced a handful of new devices to add to its growing collection of Android-powered music players. The premium NW-ZX1 MP3 player and three colorful variants of the NW-F880 series will be joining the ranks of the Sony's new breed of players that combine the audio quality that the Walkman brand is known for with the versatility of the Android platform.
The extremely popular music tagging and recognition service Shazam just received a massive update on the Google Play Store. Their Android app has always been a bit lacking, especially considering SoundHound has a pretty stellar app themselves. Well, Shazam just got a lot better today although there doesn't appear to be any new features.