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Mame, Maxell new “Beans” like headphones.

Want to listen to music differently? Why don’t you stick some beans in your ears? Well not real Beans for sure, but some nice looking and colorful ones like Hitachi latest Mame (Bean) series of headphones, also known as HP-CN12F,[...]
Mame, Maxell new “Beans” like headphones.
Mame, Maxell new “Beans” like headphones.

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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC1 Noise cancelling headphone now also available in White

Available in black since last December 2009, the ATH-ANC1, a nice overhead noise canceling headphone made by Audio-Technica will be available also in White in Japan by the end of May. The ATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, equipped with active noise[...]
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC1 Noise cancelling headphone now also available in White

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Elecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colors

Announced by Elecom to be your iPod/iPhone’s best friends when it comes to listening to music, the EHP-IN20 in-ear headphones are available in 12 different colors, offer a 16Ω impedance, a 92dB/1mW sensitivity and operate on a 20[...]
Elecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colors
Elecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colorsElecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colorsElecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colorsElecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colorsElecom new EHP-IN20 Headphone series now available in 12 different colors

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Introducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphones

At Akihabara News we are always interested in new company’s and exciting new products. We just received information about a new Australian headphone manufacturer; MUSE. They offer a range of stylish-looking headphones – che[...]
Introducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphones
Introducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphonesIntroducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphonesIntroducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphonesIntroducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphonesIntroducing MUSE, a stylish new name in headphones

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ATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for Women

Audio Technica announced last week they will put new stylish in-ear headphones on the market on February 19th, the ATH-CKF500. Coming with a cable holder in shape of keys, this new series is available in eight different colors: Black, [...]
ATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for Women
ATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for WomenATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for WomenATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for WomenATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for WomenATH-CKF500: New stylish Kira Kira earphones for Women

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SOLID BASS ATH-WS50 from Audio Technica available in Japan

Audio Technica will release on February 19th new Closed Type Headphones, the “ATH-WS50″ for their Solid Bass Series Headphones. Featuring a newly developed “Double air chamber mechanism”, these new headphones, according to [...]
SOLID BASS ATH-WS50 from Audio Technica available in Japan
SOLID BASS ATH-WS50 from Audio Technica available in JapanSOLID BASS ATH-WS50 from Audio Technica available in JapanSOLID BASS ATH-WS50 from Audio Technica available in Japan

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HA-FX35 Series: News in-ear Marshmallow headphones from JVC

Victor JVC introduced today another series of In-ear soft marshmallow headphones with the HA-FX35 series. Scheduled to be released at the beginning of February, the new earphones will provide a frequency response of 8Hz – 23,000H[...]
HA-FX35 Series: News in-ear Marshmallow headphones from JVC
HA-FX35 Series: News in-ear Marshmallow headphones from JVC

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ATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, New Audio-Technica Headphones Promise 85% Active Noise-Cancelling

Audio-Technica’s new fold-flat design lightweight (only 100 gr without cable and battery) head phones, the ATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, equipped with active noise-cancelling technology intends to be your ideal travel companion. Thanks to its b[...]
ATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, New Audio-Technica Headphones Promise 85% Active Noise-Cancelling
ATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, New Audio-Technica Headphones Promise 85% Active Noise-CancellingATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, New Audio-Technica Headphones Promise 85% Active Noise-CancellingATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, New Audio-Technica Headphones Promise 85% Active Noise-CancellingATH-ANC1 QuietPoint, New Audio-Technica Headphones Promise 85% Active Noise-Cancelling

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Crystal PRO700, Sparkling Quality from CrystalROC & Audio Technica

CrystalRoc, yes, they are the Ones who adorn your precious items with crystals and make them “The World’s Most Stylish” of its kind, be it a microphone, drum, i-Pod Touch, Blackberry or Laptop. And this time they did the magic again wi[...]
Crystal PRO700, Sparkling Quality from CrystalROC & Audio Technica
Crystal PRO700, Sparkling Quality from CrystalROC & Audio TechnicaCrystal PRO700, Sparkling Quality from CrystalROC & Audio Technica

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SONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White Design

As its Christmas Gift for you, Sony offers an exclusive service allowing you to customize your favorite Sony product from among Sony W Series Laptops, S-and-A series Sony Walkmans, DSC TX-1 Cybershot digital cameras and DR-B 140 QP Hea[...]
SONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White Design
SONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White DesignSONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White DesignSONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White DesignSONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White DesignSONY, Winter 2009-Only Special Service and Sparkling White Design

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New amazing Dragon Ball Headphones available in Japan

25 years later, one of the most famous manga series, Dragon Ball, still continues to be turned in goodies, in derivative products… And yesterday, a Japanese company introduced a limited product, something that will surely be a Best-Sel[...]
New amazing Dragon Ball Headphones available in Japan

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Elecom LEGO Brick Headphones, Now You Can Get Them!

Elecom released a new pair of LEGO brick like headphones, the Sundries PLAYBRICK Series. Available in six colors, Black, Blue, Red, Pink, White and Blue/Red Combo, they have an output of 100dB/1mW and are available via GeekStuff4U.com
Elecom LEGO Brick Headphones, Now You Can Get Them!
Elecom LEGO Brick Headphones, Now You Can Get Them!

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Elecom’s Fashionable New Headphones

Not much to say, here are the basics: the new Sundries CONTRAST or better known as EHP-OH100 Series headphones are available in seven colors an feature a 30mm driver unit, an 30Ω impedance, an output of 104dB/1mW and works on a 20Hz to[...]
Elecom’s Fashionable New Headphones
Elecom’s Fashionable New HeadphonesElecom’s Fashionable New HeadphonesElecom’s Fashionable New HeadphonesElecom’s Fashionable New HeadphonesElecom’s Fashionable New Headphones

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Panasonic’s Classy New Jewel Headphones

In Japan Panasonic will soon release a new series of female oriented headphones, the RP-HJF7 Series, better knows as Classy Jewel. With a unique design and crystal embedded in their core, the RP-HJF7 provides a 32Ω Impedance, a 102 dB/[...]
Panasonic’s Classy New Jewel Headphones
Panasonic’s Classy New Jewel HeadphonesPanasonic’s Classy New Jewel HeadphonesPanasonic’s Classy New Jewel HeadphonesPanasonic’s Classy New Jewel HeadphonesPanasonic’s Classy New Jewel Headphones

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Moon Jewel, Panasonic’s Latest Girly Earphones

Available in twelve colors these cute Moon Jeweles and their crystals are Panasonic’s latest earphones for women. Specwise they offer a good 102db/mW at 16Ω and will be on sale in Japan and on GeekStuff4U.com early July 2009.
Moon Jewel, Panasonic’s Latest Girly Earphones
Moon Jewel, Panasonic’s Latest Girly EarphonesMoon Jewel, Panasonic’s Latest Girly Earphones

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Elecom’s New XCALGO High-end Headphones

Elecom just released the XCALGO, a new high-end series of headphones with retractable cables that are easily folded for better storage. Specswise we have an impedance of 32 Ω, 101dB/1mW, 20Hz to 20kHz, with a total weight of 120g.
Elecom’s New XCALGO High-end Headphones
Elecom’s New XCALGO High-end HeadphonesElecom’s New XCALGO High-end HeadphonesElecom’s New XCALGO High-end HeadphonesElecom’s New XCALGO High-end HeadphonesElecom’s New XCALGO High-end Headphones

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New Canal Type Headphones From Sanwa

Ok, here’s another kind of canal type headphones for your cute little ears… The 400-HS011 features an 18mm driver unit, a maximum output of 10mW, and works on a frequency of 16Hz to 20kHz. Expect a weight around 30g.
New Canal Type Headphones From Sanwa
New Canal Type Headphones From SanwaNew Canal Type Headphones From Sanwa

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Thanko ButterFly FMP3 Player Upgrade

Thanko Japan announced their new model ButterFly FMP3 player with 2GB of built-in memory. Other specs remain the same: built-in MP3 player and FM radio. It reproduces MP3 and WMA audio files, and comes with USB 2.0 port, and five equal[...]
Thanko ButterFly FMP3 Player Upgrade

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Canvas@Sony 2008: Some Custom Designed Sony Products

I’m sure some of you have heard of the Canvas@Sony event. Sony chooses three Japanese artists to design new skins for a few of their products. Last year on display were some stylishly redesigned Vaio notebooks and a Walkman. This[...]
Canvas@Sony 2008: Some Custom Designed Sony Products

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Green House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil Earphones

Green House just released some kawaii (cute) and fashionable earphones, the Angel & Devil. These new in-ear headphones provide a frequency response of 20Hz -20,000Hz, an impedance of 16 Ohms, accept a maximum power input of 5mW, a[...]
Green House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil Earphones
Green House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil EarphonesGreen House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil EarphonesGreen House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil EarphonesGreen House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil EarphonesGreen House’s Kawaii Angel & Devil Earphones

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ATH-A1000X & ATH-A2000X: Audio-Technica Rolls Out New High-End Headphones!

Apart from their new ATH-CK100 and ATH-CKM50, Audio-Technica announced two high-end headphones: the ATH-A1000X and ATH-A2000X. The ATH-A1000X is a dynamic headphone with an aluminum housing, and features 53 driver units. It provides a [...]
ATH-A1000X & ATH-A2000X: Audio-Technica Rolls Out New High-End Headphones!
ATH-A1000X & ATH-A2000X: Audio-Technica Rolls Out New High-End Headphones!ATH-A1000X & ATH-A2000X: Audio-Technica Rolls Out New High-End Headphones!ATH-A1000X & ATH-A2000X: Audio-Technica Rolls Out New High-End Headphones!

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Onkyo Introduces New Wireless Headphones, the MHP-UW2

Onkyo announced the November availability of their new wireless headphones the MHP-UW2. These new Bluetooth headphones provide a frequency response of 50Hz-20,000Hz, and come with 30mm driver units and an iPod adaptor/receiver. Unfortu[...]
Onkyo Introduces New Wireless Headphones, the MHP-UW2
Onkyo Introduces New Wireless Headphones, the MHP-UW2Onkyo Introduces New Wireless Headphones, the MHP-UW2Onkyo Introduces New Wireless Headphones, the MHP-UW2

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