iPhone Lightning Headphones Reviewed

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JBL Reflect Aware Black

Best Earbuds For iPhone Compared 2020

Best Lightning Cable Earbud Options For Apple fans that are on the go and want an earbud that they can use on their commute, at the office AND at the gym, there are really two big winners you should check out. First Place are the Libratone Q Adapt Earbuds. They were some of the first lightning-specific buds with active noise

Q Adapt Review

Best Headphone Options For iPhone XS, Max & 11 Pro

Well, another year and another incremental evolution for Apple’s iPhones. Whether you are blown away or disappointed, there is no denying the new 2019 iPhone XS, Max, and 11 Pro are solid upgrades from last years first every X model. This is a common theme in technology: the first iteration is rarely the best. The 2017 iPhone X featured a whole

vinci 2.0 colors

Revolutionary Vinci Smart Headphones Compared

As we predicted immediately after the news that rocked the world that Apple was dropping the headphone jack, the world of headphones is getting quite interesting. With a fragmented connector type market and new advances in “smart headphone” technology there are an every increasing dazzling variety of new headphones to review. Well, tech startup Vinci, which in Italian translates roughly

isine LX

iSINE LX is Audeze’s Most Affordable Planar Magnetic In-Ear Yet!

Audeze, the company whose biggest claim to fame is being one of biggest headphone companies high-end to offer planar magnetic technology, not just in over-ear form but in in-ear form as well. While we’ve been fascinated by previous offerings from Audeze, specifically the Audeze Sines, which are some of the most impressive and stylish lightning-capable headphones on the market. Audeze

Capri lightning cable

Lightning Gear from Advanced AcousticWerkes

For those who don’t know, Advanced AcousticWerkers, more commonly just referred to as AAW, is a Singaporean-based high-end audio company famous for their high-end IEMs and innovative, crowdfunded Capri cable. The Capri is a Hi-res lightning cable with built in DAC and amplifier that connects lightning-only Apple devices to IEMs and CIEMs via MMCX/2Pin ports. In short, AAW makes it

Ultimate Ears

Lightning Cable for Ultimate Ears With SL Connector

The dropping of the headphone jack shook the audiophile community to its core. You could not find a group of people who could care less about the saves space or more compact “design factor” achieved by removing the headphone jack. To them, that jack was sacrosanct.  Apple offered a half hearted solution in the form of yet another over-priced dongle.

db magix

A Review of New Lightning Gear from dB MAGIX

Bursting onto the international electronics scene in October of 2017 at the Global Sources Mobile Electronics Trade Fair in Hong Kong. If you haven’t heard of that particular tech event don’t worry, neither had we. What really caught our attention though were some rather innovative audio devices from upstart dB Magix Technology. dB Magix is a subsidiary of Shenzhen based

campfire audio

Alo Audio Lightning MMXC Cable for Campfire Audio

Portland Oregon based audiophile manufacturer Alo Audio has become the latest high end in-ear monitor maker to release their own high-end lightning-terminated MMXC cable for use in their super-premium Campfire Audio IEMs. Known as the “Litz Cable” this expert-quality cable has been redesigned to know also come in Apples own lightning connector type for iPhone and iPad users. The lightning-terminated

airpod alteratives

Best AirPod Alternatives | The Bluetooth Earbud Guide

With so many different brands offering what they call the best headphones you can get, it can be difficult to figure out which ones really are the best, and which are the best deal. Some of these headsets can get pretty expensive, and they are not always better than some of the less expensive sets. Today we are going to

Anker IE10 Lightning

Anker Soundbuds Digital IE10 In-Ear Full Review

In the modern world, with people constantly on the move, hifi headphones and earphones can be found almost everywhere. As technology advances, the design of these devices will change change as well to adapt to the latest and greatest audio trends. Apple recently made a big decision not to include the headphone jack in the design of their iPhone 7

1More Triple Drivers

World’s First Triple Driver Lightning Earbuds

With the market being flooded by what are essentially different color variants of the same crappy lightning cable earbuds it is getting confusing for audio lovers to differentiate between fly-by-night schemes and good, honest consumer audio brands. Luckily for you, the reader, the nerds at Lightningcans.com have no lives (outside of Reddit and scrabble with our mothers) and have sifted

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Viotek Aqua Lightning Port Stereo Earbuds Reviewed

Lightning specific headphones have been on the rise ever since consumers stopped grumbling and finally accepted that their new iPhone won’t have a headphone jack. While some are still holding out and using an adapter dongle, there are becoming more and more reasons to finally give up the dongle and finally get a pair of dedicated lightning headphones. The Aqua

IDR200L

New Dynamic Range Earbuds from Scosche

If you are are a reader of this blog then the name Scosche is probably a familiar one to you. Back in December Scosche was the first to make a 2.5mm to lightning cable that allowed Bose listeners a more convenient way to pair their wired headsets with their new Apple products. Called the “Strikeline” it has gone one to

Rayz Plus

Pioneer’s Innovative Rayz Plus Review

Finally, Someone’s Made a Set of Truly Smart Headphones This blog was founded on the belief that the technology delivered via modern smartphones and smart connection types would spark a revolution in what is otherwise known as a backward facing industry: headphones. Sure, there have been cool designs, cool colors and hey, Bluetooth has gotten a bit better, but for

AKG N20LT overview

AKG Courts iPhone Users with the N20LT

When Big News Getting Little Coverage: New Lightning Earphones CES, massive, exciting, crowded, a deluge of information all at once. With so much going on, and so many new products being released by so many different manufacturers, sometimes big things can get lost in all the noise. For example, we mentioned recently that audiophile in-ear monitor maker Shure dropped a