The neo:n earphone series are designed under the themes of Future, Hero, and Robot. The nicely designed Imation earbuds will be out for sale on April 13, at an equally pleasing price.

Yoriko Takahashi - December 26, 2014

Thanko started selling new simple earphones with tiny earbuds that don't give you pesky earaches.
Earphones that comes with Game Boy-like remote-control microphone will be released for ¥2,138 on December 19 by Datel Japan.

Transform XBA to Bluetooth
is going to release an interchangeable cable unit MUC-M1BT1 that makes Sony's XBA series wired, in-ear headphones Bluetooth compliant.

The MUC-M1BT1 cable supports in-ear headphones from the XBA-Z5, A3, A2, H3, H2 series. Just like changing the original cable to the accompanying cable, you can attach MUC-M1BT1 to the in-ear headphones.

JVC Kenwood is going to release new earphones model HA-FX19 in early October.

The accompanying cord holder is interesting. It has a suction disk so that you can attach it to the back of a smartphone or music player to allow you to carry it around easier and protect the cord from getting tangled in your bag.

HA-FX19 has a 9mm neodymium driver unit and 3 different sizes of silicon ear pieces come with it.

JVC Kenwood is going to release new waterproof canal-type sports earphone models, HA-ETR40 and HA-ETX30, in early September.

HA-ETR40 has a remote control for a smartphone (about 3,200 yen) while HA-ETX30 does not have a remote control (about 2,300 yen).

Ocharaku, Japanese specialized store for headphones, is going to release 2 models of new In-ear canal earphones.

These 2 models have a different length of phase correction tube built-in. According to Ocharaku, every person has a different length of the external auditory canal, and the sounds you hear become better when the length of the earphone tube and ear canal are as close as possible.

audio-technica is going to release 2 models of new earphones that have a newly developed mechanism DUAL PHASE PUSH-PULL DRIVERS for the first time in the world.

ATH-CKR9 (¥32,400) and ATH-CKR10 (¥43,200) will be released on April 25.