Audio

Heads-up on the latest headphones

Not all audio products are created equal. Some are packed with features like heart-rate monitoring, while others come with noise cancellation for the most immersive audio experience.
Not all audio products are created equal. Some are packed with features like heart-rate monitoring, while others come with noise cancellation for the most immersive audio experience.PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Audiophiles are spoilt for choice with many new sound gadgets becoming available recently

For many of us, our earphones or headphones are a constant companion, whether we are watching videos while commuting, pumping ourselves up in the gym, or taking a call in the office.

However, not all audio products are created equal. Some are packed with features like heart-rate monitoring, while others come with noise cancellation for the most immersive audio experience.

The Straits Times takes a look at five new audio products that have hit the market over the past few months.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 09, 2016, with the headline 'Heads-up on the latest headphones'. Print Edition | Subscribe