CE Week 2017 Begins!

There’s nothing like summer in New York City! The public pools are open, the barbecues are lit, and the garbage smells a little bit riper. For nerds like me, and my colleagues here at B&H, though, summer also means CE Week, when consumer technology manufacturers from all over the world converge on Manhattan to show off their latest wares.

New Focal Shape Series Monitors

Focal is discontinuing its CMS line of mid-level near field monitors and replacing them with the new and updated Shape Series monitors.

Focal Announces New Shape Series Monitors

Focal has announced that it will be discontinuing its CMS line of mid-level near field monitors and replacing them with the new and updated Shape Series monitors.

Things We Love: Focal Spirit Pro Headphones

As we continue our very own B&H-flavored version of Oprah’s Favorite Things just in time for Valentine’s Day, one thing that comes screaming to mind is headphones. Everyone uses them, and they elicit passion, from casual listeners all the way to audiophiles. I fully admit I am something of a low-end Lothario, or dynamic-driver Don Juan, (depending on how you want to alliterate) when talking about headphones. I own a bunch of headphones and, like John Lennon, in my life I’ve loved them all.

For Your Listening Pleasure: Wired versus Wireless Headphones

With each year, the variety and quality of wired and wireless headphones improves for a wide range of consumer and professional applications. Apple’s removal of the 3.5mm headphone jack in the iPhone 7, as well as the recent release of the company’s Airpods, would seem to indicate that the trend is toward wireless, though there remain plenty of situations in which a wired set of headphones is preferred.

4 Types of Dorm Sound Systems

Heading back to school and need a new sound system for your dorm room? Whether you are in a tiny single room or you are sharing space with five other people, B&H has a number of high-quality systems for a variety of situations and budgets.

Portable systems

Stylish Hi-Fi: Headphones that Look as Cool as They Sound

In recent years, a growing trend has hit the headphone market. In addition to having to provide quality sound, many consumers view headphones as an integral fashion statement whose appearance helps reflect the wearer’s sense of style as well as personality. To that end, we have seen a rise in headphone designs ranging from '70’s retro to futuristic modern art.


Holiday 2012: Gifts for the Corner Office Executive

When you shop for gifts for your loved ones this holiday season, you can’t forget the corner-office executives on your holiday list. These weekday warriors toil in their towers day in and day out, chipping away at their piles of paperwork—don’t  they also deserve some nice holiday cheer?

Professional Audio Studio Gear

These days, the sound quality you can achieve with a minimal investment in home studio recording equipment is amazing. But as nice as these affordable recording tools are, they all have sonic limitations. What do you do if you want to take your sound to the next level of quality?

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