AKG K495 NC Lightning Review: Hot-Sounding, Road-Ready, Noise-Canceling…

Toting headphones back and forth across the country (or the city) is one of the best ways to expose their design flaws. Can the new AKG K495 NC noise-canceling headphones, with their burly build and audiophile pedigree, stand up that kind of punishment while delivering dulcet tones? Is this finally the ideal… » 3/27/12 4:40pm 3/27/12 4:40pm

The AKG K3003s Are Easy on the Eyes, but Nary a Soul Will Buy

It's hard not to appreciate AKG K3003 earbuds, whose casings are milled from single pieces of stainless steel. And there's merit in spending a decent chunk of cash on a quality product. But when you reach the €1000 mark, a cost/benefit analysis may show signs diminishing returns. [Collette via Acquire] » 6/27/11 11:38am 6/27/11 11:38am