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Sound Blaster AXX 200 Wireless Sound System Review
By Earl Keim   March 19, 2014
With its unusual vertical, compact design, Creative's new flagship stereo speaker system features touch controls and a multitude of wired and wireless connectivity options for your mobile phone, tablet, Mac, and PC. Today, we will tell you if there is enough room in the "mix" for great sound as well.
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 QuietPointآ® Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   October 03, 2012
Noise-cancelling headphones are very popular with frequent travelers and those who live or work in noisy environments. Audio-Technica's new ATH-ANC9 QuietPoint headphones supply you with three modes of operation that have impressed us to say the least. Now you can get on with grinding in peace.
Soul by Ludacris SL150 & SL300 Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   August 20, 2012
Rapper Ludacris is the latest celebrity to endorse a line of trendy headphones and ear buds. Will his name and manufacturer Signeo's product design come to signify quality audio products with cutting edge looks or are these just two more pairs of glossy plastic headphones with exaggerated bass beats?
Audio-Technica ATH-M50S Studio Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   July 26, 2012
A-T's M50S studio heapdhones are designed to reproduce the aspects of their source audio with extreme accuracy. We will tell you how this product's sound signature affects your PC audio experience when paired with a dedicated sound card.
ASUS DGX, DSX, & Xonar ROG Phoebus Sound Cards
By Earl Keim   July 09, 2012
Asus recently released it's new flagship gaming sound card, the ROG Xonar Phoebus, as well as updated PCI-Express versions of its popular DG and DS sound cards. All three of these cards feature quality components for products in their respective price ranges. Today, we will tell you exactly what each card may bring to your PC audio experience.
Corsair Vengeance 2000 Wireless 7.1 Headset Review
By Earl Keim   June 26, 2012
Corsair's newest PC USB gaming headset shares a similar appearance and feature set with some of its older siblings, but this new model features wireless connectivity. Today, we will tell you if wireless could be the way to go when you choose your next gaming headset that also does a very good job with movies and music as well.
Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Sound Card Review
By Earl Keim   May 01, 2012
Creative's latest Sound Blaster flagship sound card features its new SoundCore3D chipset along with a powerful headphone amplifier, a beam forming microphone, and the return of the company's popular front panel audio I/O bay. Is this card a worthy successor to its Audigy and X-Fi brethren?
Audio-Techinca ATH-A900 Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   February 13, 2012
Audio-Technica's open headphones are known to gamers for the wearing comfort and huge soundstage that these provide, but the open back models simply lack bass and isolation. Today, we will see if a pricey pair of the company's closed back audiophile headphones can offer the compromise many of you are looking for in PC audio.
Corsair Vengeance 1300 and 1500 Gaming Headsets Review
By Earl Keim   December 12, 2011
Corsair recently released its second generation of USB 5.1 and analog 2.0 gaming headsets. One model features a new software interface while both carry a redesigned appearance and Corsair's well-known Vengeance branding. We will tell you what both of these headsets may bring to your PC audio experience.
Creative X-FI HD USB Sound Card Review
By Earl Keim   September 20, 2011
Creative's latest sound card is an external model that sports a USB interface and boasts high quality digital, analog, and dedicated headphone connectivity options. We tell you if this may be the audio upgrade that laptop users and those of you with no free expansion slots in your desktop PC have been looking for.
Thermaltake Shock One Gaming Headset Review-In Progress
By Earl Keim   September 14, 2011
While Thermaltake may be a familiar brand name to PC enthusiasts, the company is one of the newest competitors in the PC gaming headset market. Today, we take its USB model, featuring DTS Surround, for a spin in order to tell you if it is worth your hard earned dollar or if the competition in this segment of the PC audio market is simply too steep already.
Beats by Dr. Dre Studio Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   August 11, 2011
Few brands of headphones have achieved popularity and consumer adoption as quickly as Monster's Beats by Dre series. We recently purchased our own pair of the Beats' Studio Edition headphones to tell you if these are merely marketing fluff or the "real deal."
Audio-Technica ATH-AD900 Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   July 01, 2011
Audio-Technica's headphones are known to PC enthusiasts for the precision, positionality, and soundstage that these reproduce when used for gaming. Today, we will examine one of its pricier models. If you look for quality over cost, you will definitely want to know what these headphones bring to your PC listening experience.
Corsair SP2200 2.1 Speaker System Review
By Earl Keim   June 03, 2011
Corsair's new line of audio products have quickly made the company a worthy brand choice for consumers and a strong competitor for its rivals in the PC audio market. Can the company's first budget entry continue the trend?
ARCTIC Headsets and Headphones Review
By Earl Keim   May 09, 2011
ARCTIC is well known for its processor air coolers and its fans alike. In the last couple of years it has greatly diversified its product line to include products from remote control toy cars to computer audio headphones. Today we look at three of its headphone and headset products and let you know the value of those.
Corsair Gaming Audio Seriesآ™ HS1A Headset Review
By Earl Keim   April 14, 2011
Corsair is back with a new HS1A analog headset sporting massive 50mm drivers, closed-back ear cups, and memory foam ear pads primarily designed for gaming. But Corsair tells us that these do not sacrifice "precision audio response (for) your favorite media." Let's see if these hold up in gaming as well as movies and music.
Auzentech X-Meridian 7.1 2G Sound Card Review
By Earl Keim   March 09, 2011
Auzentech promises to deliver the second generation high performance PCI audio card that will let you know the difference between audio that sounds great and audio that sounds perfect. We put Auzentech's new card to the test.
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma Gaming Headset Review
By Earl Keim   February 16, 2011
Creative and Sound Blaster are longtime name brands when it comes to personal computer sound products and recently it has been diversifying even more. One the heels of its WoW headset, now comes the Tactic 3D Sigma. Worth your hard earned money?
soundscience rockusآ™ 3D | 2.1 Speaker Review
By Earl Keim   February 10, 2011
Antec diversifies into audio with a new brand named "soundscience designed by Antec." Its first and currently only product is the rockusآ™ 3D | 2.1 speaker system. While the guys at soundscience aren't much on capitalization, let's see if they took the time to build a solid set of speakers for your PC.
Corsair SP2500 2.1 Speaker System Review
By Earl Keim   January 11, 2011
Corsair continues to expand its product line with products every year that are basic to the needs of the computer hardware enthusiast. After its recent foray into headsets, Corsair is entering the 2.1 speaker market with its SP2500 system.
Sound Blaster X-FI Titanium HD Sound Card Review
By Earl Keim   October 25, 2010
Creative and Sound Blaster have been synonymous with high end sound products for years, but have recently fell on rough times. Today the company is back with its high end product offering for the audio enthusiast. Creative even states right on the box that it is "the audiophile's choice." Let's see that statement backed up.
Audio-Technica ATH-A700 Headphone Review
By Earl Keim   October 23, 2010
Corsair HS1 USB Gaming Headset Review
By Earl Keim   October 12, 2010
One thing that Corsair is not known for is its audio product line. Most likely because until now it has not had one. With its new HS1 Gaming Headset Corsair is attempting to navigate some very uncharted waters but it is looking like Corsair has managed to pilot around the rocks.
Astro A40 Gaming Headset and MixAmp Review
By Earl Keim   August 18, 2010
Astro Studios is famous among console gamers even if you don't know why. It designed the XBOX 360, but can a bunch of design gurus put together a team to build a gaming headset that is worth $250? We have learned that looking cool and sounding great are two different things in our past reviews. Can Astro pull it off?