The Nokia Purity Pro wireless stereo headset was first revealed to the masses at IFA 2012 in Berlin, Germany, and just what does it have underneath the hood? Well, we are obviously looking at a wire-free connection to your device, where all music is transferred through the magic of Bluetooth connectivity. The headsets themselves boast of one-touch pairing which will play nice with your smartphone thanks to NFC (Near Fields […]
Monster and Beats have ended their five-year-long partnership, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have anything left in store for us. According to reports online, a pair of wireless headphones from the two companies hit the offices of the FCC today, signifying perhaps the one last device that they’ve worked on together. The Monster Beats Wireless headphones won approval for its Bluetooth capabilities, so you can expect it to receive […]
Beats and Monster did come together for a few years, and their partnership has been financially fruitful to say the least. Unfortunately, all good things do come to an end eventually, and the Beats Headphones partnership is no more as the 5-year deal has reached its expiry date. Theirs was a formidable “marriage”, having dominated 53% of the $1 billion a year headphone market in 2011 alone, and Businessweek says […]
[CES 2012] Monster wants you to express yourself, not only with your choice of music, but with the pair of headphones that you wear. Forget about those pansy in-ear models – the Monster Inspiration noise canceling headphones will let you inform the rest of the world without speaking a word on what kind of a music fan you are, thanks to its ability to feature different headbands. It allows you […]
[CES 2012] Monster wows the crowd with the Diamond Tears-Edge headphones that will deliver stunning beauty as well as audio clarity – with Monster’s very own pricing structure, of course. This pair of high definition music headphones will retail for $279.95 perpair, and will arrive sometime in Q1 this year, although there are also plans to roll out an in-ear model in the second half of the year as well. […]
[CES 2012] The design of the Monster VEKTR headphones, in a partnership with Diesel, is certainly something that will turn heads wherever you go wearing this pair. After all, it sports Diesel’s fresh, iconoclastic approach to design and will arrive in Q1 this year for a rather pricey $249.95. Not too much of a surprise there considering the kind of pricing that Monster products have commanded in the past, and […]
Monster and SDJ Technologies have come together to develop a new “Monster Digital” brand that will handle memory storage needs, which seems pretty out of whack considering how Monster’s expertise lies in rolling out high-performance headphones more often than not, although they do make forays into connectivity solutions and consumer electronics accessories.
While HTC has Beats, it looks like Nokia has a collaboration with an audio company of its own. Today the company announced that it has teamed up with engineers and designers at Monster to create the Nokia Purity Stereo Headsets by Monster. Designed for long-listening comfort and high performance, with funky looks to match, the in-ear headsets are featherweight, noise-isolating, and are touted to provide “an amazing music experience”.The Nokia […]
Fans of the Monster Beats by Dr. Dre series of headphones will be pleased to know that a new set of headphones by the company has been spotted at the FCC. They are named “Beats Wireless”, which as the name implies will be a wireless set of headphones.
If you were a fan of the previous Monster Lady Gaga headphones, you may want to check out the next generation of Lady Gaga headphones. Teaming up together again, Monster, Dr. Dre and Lady Gaga have come up with a new set of headphones called the Heartbeats 2.0 Lady Gaga High Performance In-Ear Headphones with ControlTalk. They’re designed by none other than Lady Gaga herself and they come in either […]
Typically when it comes to Monster’s products, we usually associate it with headphones and in-ear headphones, which was popularized in no small part by the Beats by Dr Dre series of headphones. Well now it looks like Monster is looking to gain the same amount of popularity (or notoriety) in the loudspeaker market with the introduction of their ClarityHD Model One loudspeakers.
Yesterday we reported that Monster announced their Earth, Wind & Fire Gratitude in-ear headphones and along with those headphones, Monster also revealed their iSport in-ear headphones. The thing about in-ear headphones or earbuds is that they tend to be extremely intrusive, in the sense that they burrow into your ear. That’s great if they’re for personal use but sharing in-ear headphones tends to be a bit iffy, because you never […]
Monster, the same company behind the Beats by Dr Dre, Lady Gaga and the Butterfly by Vivienne Tam headphones and in-ear headphones have now unveiled their latest offering which they called the Earth, Wind & Fire Gratitude in-ear headphones. For those who don’t know Earth, Wind & Fire, they’re an American R&B and funk band that got famous in 1971 and produced classic songs such as “September”.
Spending Valentine’s Day with a loved one this year, but don’t want to spend a fortune on jewelry? How about a nice set of earphones instead? Monster has just released the pearl colored version of their Turbine In-Ear Speakers. Want to enjoy music while looking chic at the same time? These earphones look like they could do the job perfectly. No they probably won’t go well with her stunning dress […]
To headphone makers, this must feel like a golden age: Apple alone has sold more than 275 million iPods. On top of that, hundreds of millions of other pocket musicians roam the world – wanna-be iPods as well as smartphones with built-in MP3 players. So even if many people stick with the generic earbuds that come bundled with their gadgets, fortunes can be made by selling better headphones to people […]
Bluetooth car kits aren’t exactly the thing that will light up your eyes when you think about gizmos and gadgets, but they do play a rather important, albeit unobtrusive role in saving lives on the road. After all, driving while holding a smartphone or cell phone to your ear is considered a crime in many states already, what more it makes perfect sense to go hands-free if you treasure your […]
Disney is partnering with Monster Cables and Medicom Toy to create the TRON Daft Punk Headphones that will light up with an LED Drive System, as inspired by the Disney film, to help recreate the TRON: Legacy animated lighting effects. The audio over-the-ear futuristic headphones have noise isolating technology to block background noise and also features a removable boo microphone for gaming along with Monster ControlTalk technology for easy calling. […]
This isn’t too good news if you own some Monster headphones and use some specific Apple products. Word is going around that many users are complaining of erratic behavior associated with music playback on Apple devices when using Monster headphones. The problems affecting the iPhone, iPad and Apple’s iPod range include random pausing, playing and skipping forward or back through songs. Apple has apparently pinpointed the issue to the way […]
Monster has introduced five new products that are touted to redefine the music experience for users and they include the Beatbox, Powerbeats, Beats Pro, iBeats, and JustBeats. The Beatbox is a digital sound system and iPod dock that is the first non-headphone product from the Beats by Dr. Dre line of products. The product features innovative digital amplification circuitry for enhanced performance, along with proprietary dual 5.25-inch long throw bass […]
Monster seems to have had a rather busy week, and next up is the announcement that its upcoming Clarity HD Modular In-Ear Headphones will be available in a red/black version or a chrome/red version, both made of a solid-metal construction. These headphones are touted to be ideal for listening to high quality uncompressed content from your music player, and will be packaged with 10 pairs of Monster’s SuperTip eartips in […]