Category Archives: Audio Gear

Headphones, earphones, DACs, amps, turntables, speakers, wireless transmission, and more. Being a geek about music is fun!

Freedom to Listen – Trekz Air Bone Conduction Headphones

Freedom to Listen – Trekz Air Bone Conduction Headphones

With so many types of headphones on the market, it can be hard to choose the “right” headphones. Bone conduction headphones are not the best choice for all situations from a sound quality perspective, but they do allow you do take your music with you without having to sacrifice your situational awareness. If you need to hear things around you, bone conduction headphones are the way to go. Read More

Amazon Echo Elevates Its Game With Alexa Multi-Room Audio Support

Amazon Echo Elevates Its Game With Alexa Multi-Room Audio Support

For those who have taken the plunge and invested in the Amazon Echo platform today is an opportunity to rejoice. For those who haven’t full invested it might be time to take a second look at the line of Echo products and consider adding a few more to the shopping cart. Amazon rolled out updates to Amazon Echo, Dot, and Show devices overnight and announced to the world this morning that its voice-activated Alexa service would now be able to compete with the multi-room audio capabilities that competitors like Sonos, Apple, and Google have had for some time now.  Read More