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

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