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Audio Sample Rate, Bit Depth, & Bit Rate Explained

The quality of an audio file depends upon the sample rate, bit rate, file format, the method of encoding, and the...

Balanced vs. Unbalanced Audio Cables & Connectors

Cables and connectors used in an audio system will have an impact on the overall sound quality. Understanding how cables carry...

A Comprehensive Guide to Types of Audio Connectors

When you think about audio and musical gear, most likely you picture speakers, headphones, guitars, and the likes. While these gears...

Wireless TV Headphones Explained – RF vs Bluetooth vs IR

Wireless headphones for watching TV can be divided into radio frequency (RF) headphones, Bluetooth (BT) headphones, and infrared (IR) headphones. Compared...

Headphones vs Earphones/Earbuds – What’s the Best Option?

If you looking to upgrade or buy your first personal sound solution, choosing between headphones and earphones should not be hard....

How Do Bone Conduction Headphones Work?

The concept of Bone Conduction has been around quite long. One of the early users of this concept was Ludwig van...

Wired vs. Wireless vs. True Wireless Headphones

Choosing between wired vs wireless headphones can be difficult. Which is better between the two? The debate on this issue is...

What is Headphone “Burn In” and Does It Really Work?

Burn-in is the process of testing a system or component by running it for an extended period to detect any problems...

Are Digital Audio Players Worth it?

There was a time when an MP3 player or digital audio players/DAPs were the norms. However, when people received their first...

In-Ear Monitors (IEMs) vs Earbuds

With the increase in personal audio listening equipment, different terms are used to describe the various technologies employed. Headphones, In-ear monitors,...

Soundstage and Imaging Explained

Very often, the terms soundstage and imaging get used interchangeably, and this is because the two are closely related, and each...

Noise Cancelling Vs. Noise Isolating Headphones

If you are a fan of a quiet setting or you travel a lot (whether by train or airplanes), you probably...