Philips ActionFit SHQ1000-28 Waterproof, Sweat Proof In-Ear Sports Headphones Review

In short, these Philips In-Ear Sports Headphones, in the earbuds style,   are not high fidelity, But they are very durable, sweat proof, waterproof (as long as you leave the rubber cups that cover the drivers in place), well-fitting, designed for sports applications, comfortable, and not bad sounding. Clearly however, Philips focused more on the ruggedness … Continue reading Philips ActionFit SHQ1000-28 Waterproof, Sweat Proof In-Ear Sports Headphones Review



Technics SL-1200 MK5 Direct Drive Turntable System Review

The Technics SL-1200 MK5 Turntable System is quite versatile, because not only does it function quite well as a mobile disc jockey (DJ) record player, but also represents a veritable pinnacle of the best audio reproductions possible from LP discs, for the man cave of the most discriminating audiophiles. You can’t do much better than this … Continue reading Technics SL-1200 MK5 Direct Drive Turntable System Review



iPod Nano 6th Generation Player Review

We’ve owned the 16 GB iPod Nano 6th generation player from Apple for a few years now.  Bought it at Best Buy for $179, the standard price back then. Over all, we very much like the 6th generation Nano. But some features that make this Nano so likeable also add to the hardships of using it. It’s a … Continue reading iPod Nano 6th Generation Player Review



How To Copy Songs From Multiple iPods Into iTunes Library

There are free ways to   copy songs   from one or more   iPods   into your   iTunes library, even if you do not have the original copies of the music in your iTunes library. WARNING: You’d be committing a crime by duplicating music for which you own no license for; particularly if you distribute said music to others … Continue reading How To Copy Songs From Multiple iPods Into iTunes Library



Philips SHS3200 Earhook Sports Headphones Review

These Philips SHS3200 Earhook Sports Headphones more resemble earbuds than headphones, and due to the ear hook feature, that effectively attaches the earphone to your ears, these are well-suited for those sports minded folks, who love listening to their tunes on a morning jog or while bench pressing at the gym. In our tests, with the hook in … Continue reading Philips SHS3200 Earhook Sports Headphones Review



Victor Reader Stream New Generation Daisy Player, Podcatcher, Internet Radio Review

BHumanware’s Victor Reader Stream New Generation audio book and text file reader, has some seriously extended capabilities as compared to the original Victor Reader Stream. In short, this second generation Victor Reader e reader has been Internet enabled.  Not only can it connect to the Internet via WiFi to download new firmware updates, but it  … Continue reading Victor Reader Stream New Generation Daisy Player, Podcatcher, Internet Radio Review



Bose Wave Radio 1 (AWR131) Review

While some may call the Bose Wave Radio model AWR131 merely a glorified clock radio, its notably extensive yet not muddy bass qualifies it as more like a high performance stereo receiver; one that just happens to support clock radio functionality. Indeed, this model Wave Radio  sports a bright, easy to read green clock display in … Continue reading Bose Wave Radio 1 (AWR131) Review



Victor Reader Stream 303 eBook Reader Review

The very portable   Victor Reader 303 Stream   eBook Reader from Humanware, revolutionized high performance coupled with near micro miniaturization, when first released in around 2007. Since then, several firmware updates have enhanced this audio book player’s stability such that now, this original version has evolved into a rock solid talking book and DAISY book player, voice recorder, and MP3 music player.  It also contains … Continue reading Victor Reader Stream 303 eBook Reader Review



Koss Tech 2 Vintage Stereo Headphones Review

We listened to our music with the   Koss Tech 2 Vintage Headphones   for twelve years throughout the late seventies, eighties, and early nineties, and played them on several CD players, mixing boards, receivers, and cassette tape decks. This vintage headphone was our first pair of real stereo earphones, and since they represented such a big step up from any headphones we’d ever … Continue reading Koss Tech 2 Vintage Stereo Headphones Review



Sony Dynamic Stereo Headphones MDR-V700 Review

We owned the   Sony MDR-V700 dynamic stereo headphones  for a few years in around 2004, and used them with varied CD players, iPod Nanos, headphone amps, and mixers. We were very disappointed with them over all, particularly in how they sounded, but thought them a reasonable choice for the novice listener; a well-constructed and durable starter pair. They worked … Continue reading Sony Dynamic Stereo Headphones MDR-V700 Review