GARY STEEL loves headphones but hates cords. So he set out to seduce his ears with Sony’s premium wireless 1000X.
The last few years have seen a seismic shift in listening habits, and it’s all due to wireless speakers and streaming services. GARY STEEL declares his admiration for the non-audiophile option.
PAT PILCHER auditions Jaybird’s latest earbuds and now they’re best buddies.
PAT PILCHER finds that Puro’s ‘hearing protection’ headphones are solid performers with only one glaring failing.
Finally… a desktop speaker with awesome sound and all for small change. Well, apart from a few crucial flaws, writes GARY STEEL.
It’s large and in charge, it’s got a lightshow and neighbour-bothering bass. PAT PILCHER on Sony’s new Bluetooth speaker.
It’s pleasingly round, pliably rubbery, emits a circle of sound and packs quite a punch for a wee thing. PAT PILCHER subjects the new Bose Bluetooth speaker to his savage testing procedures.
PAT PILCHER finds out whether Bluetooth connectivity and a smartphone app make a qualitative difference to brushing one’s teeth.