Tag: brands

  • Which company makes the best headphones?

    It depends what budget you are in and what you are looking for. Generally I’d say in the ‘affordable’ category i.e < $200: Audio-Technica is generally the leader in this category and makes many great low cost headphones like the popular M50X. Sennheiser/Drop 6XX is also a very good pickup in this category as well,…

  • What are some good pool cue brands?

    Just from doing online research about what people say about these brands… Mezz and Schon both have gotten the most consistently good feedback online. People rarely say bad things about their cues. Predator and Cuetec are well known for their low deflection / carbon fiber technology, although their hit feedback (especially with Predator) is a bit polarizing. Pechauer and Jacoby seem to make pretty…

  • If you could rank your top 10 favorite watch brands, what would they be and why?

    I’m going to have divide this into two sections – watch brands that I admire (but cannot afford), and watch brands that are affordable to me, that I personally own (< $3k) that I like. Watch brands that I admire (but cannot afford) (1) A Lange & Sohne absolutely gorgeous design, beautifully decorated, very very…

  • What’s the best tasting bottled water?

    First, let me start this rant by mentioning the fact that all these ‘best bottled water’ articles when you do a Google search are pretty BS and full of crap. Look at this one I found: https://www.greenerchoices.org/best-bottled-water/ Here are some exerpts: “It’s certainly not the cheapest water in the world, but the price is fair…

  • When will made in China be as respected as made in Japan or made in Korea?

    The thing is made in China encompasses such a diverse array of products. IPhones and MacBooks are made in China, but those are often thought of as high quality products. Most people associate made in China products with cheap knock off products on Walmart and Amazon, and that’s true, there is a lot of Chinese…

  • Audio Brands ranking

    Here’s my ranking of audio brands Headphones/Earphones Entry Level ($100-$300) -Audio-Technica -Beats Audio/SMS Audio/SOUL by Ludacris/House of Marley/etc other artist sponsored brands (please avoid these) -Skullcandy (please avoid) -Logitech/Razer/Corsair/Roccat/Steelseries/Astro/etc gaming brands (Logitech is ok, the others are usually way overpriced) -Apple/Google/Dell/Microsoft/Lenovo/Amazon/etc tech brands getting into audio (usually ok, but lacking) –Samsung (usually partnering with AKG…