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Apple patents health monitoring system for earphones

The US Patent and Trademark Office has granted Apple a patent for a “sports monitoring system for headphones, earbuds and/or headsets”. The patent describes a system that would allow for a set of earphones or headphones that could sense a number of health-related metrics including heart rate, temperature and perspiration levels. The patent shows how the…

RHA MA150 earphones are a bargain at $19, but leave me wanting to spend a little more money [Review]

Few companies have gained my respect and attention like Glasgow-based RHA. So far I’ve had the utter joy of reviewing both the MA450i in-ear headphones and the SA950i on-ear set. Both sets do a remarkable job of offering incredible sound quality for a fantastic price. With those two on the market, the company had a tough challenge of meeting the same…

Baby squirrel noms on Apple earphones

Apple’s new EarPods are nice, but it seems like nothing beats the original according to this baby squirrel. Yeah, this one’s a stretch, but click on some of the related videos for more cute animals and you’re set for the rest of the night. You’re welcome. Via:…

RHA ma450i earphones are brilliantly clear and well built [Review]

When it comes to personal audio, looking for the perfect earphones is a seemingly impossible task. If you haven’t got more than $50 to spend, the choice is difficult. Do you go for something that looks really cool, but sounds awful, or do you go for Apple’s earPods? If you make the latter choice on purpose, there’s something wrong with you. Let me start…

RHA MA450i Earphones – First Looks and Gallery [VID]

Cam takes a look at RHA’s MA450i earphones. Recently released in Apple stores across the US, the $49.95 price tag raises expectations, which the company promises to blow away. The earphones come with a 3 year warranty, are crafted out of aircraft grade aluminum and took 3 years of research and development. At that price, buying them should be a…