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LG Watch Sport and Watch Style review

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What is in your smartphone? – Gary explains

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What we want to see in the Mi MIX 2

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Don’t fear Frankenstein’s Galaxy Note 7

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Best of Android 2016 – Audio

Want to know the best phone to buy? If audio is the key to winning you over, this installment of the Best of Android 2016 will help set the record straight.
by Team AADecember 31, 201699

The new Samsung H7 Wireless Speaker combines retro design with 32-bit audio

Samsung has announced some new audio products it will show at CES 2017, including the retro-looking H7 Wireless Speaker that supports 32-bit UHQ audio.
by John CallahamDecember 28, 20162

Google demands standard in-line headphone controls for Nougat devices

Google is pushing for audio standardisation in Android Nougat, defining in-line headphone control values and what "professional audio" playback means.
by Kris CarlonNovember 9, 20166

90% of headphone buyers prioritize sound quality over price

According to research conducted by Qualcomm aptX, 90% of headphone customers care about sound quality more than price, and still aren't sold on Bluetooth.
by Robert TriggsNovember 1, 201615

USB publishes new Audio Class 3.0 spec for phones without a 3.5mm jack

USB-IF has published the finalized specifications for the new USB Audio Class 3.0 standard, which will aid manufacturers looking to ditch the 3.5mm jack.
by Robert TriggsOctober 3, 201663

Apple takes a risk on audio, but do we really believe the claims?

With Apple and a small number of Android manufacturers ditching the 3.5mm audio jack, can wireless audio hop in to fill the gap?
by Robert TriggsSeptember 9, 201676

What is the LG V20’s “Quad DAC” and how does it affect audio quality?

The upcoming LG V20 is boasting a "Quad DAC" for audiophiles. We break down exactly what this could mean and how it will affect music quality.
by Robert TriggsSeptember 5, 2016113

Audio file formats explained and where to get them

Android users have access to a huge choice of music services, offering MP3, FLAC, and more to stream and download. Here's everything you need to know.
by Robert TriggsAugust 30, 201619

The LG V20’s world’s first Quad DAC stakes a claim for wired headphones

LG has announced that the upcoming LG V20 will feature the world's first 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, taking a stance in favor of traditional wired headphones.
by Kris CarlonAugust 11, 201652

3.5mm audio vs USB Type-C: the good, bad and the future

The venerable 3.5mm audio jack is in danger of being phased out. Let’s take a look at the good, the bad, and the future of what USB Type-C audio is going to mean for smartphone and ...
by Robert TriggsJuly 12, 201689
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