Headphones & Earphones

Wireless vs Wired Headphones

The choice between wireless vs wired headphones is always a difficult one. A good pair of headphones should shut the world out and immerse you in sound (or silence!). Technology has got to the point where each have their own merits and both are acceptable choices. In this blog post, we'll take you through 3 important things to think about when making your decision.

By Zac, ago
Headphones & Earphones

Tangle Free Magnetic Earphones

A real first world problem we all have right? I hope we can all agree untangling earphones is a magnificent waste of time. It's something we've all experienced and would love a solution to. We think a recent innovation in this world has somewhat slipped through the cracks. Tangle free magnetic earphones recently came to the fore. Here at The Urban Upgrade, we recently started stocking a pair of tangle free magnetic earphones that we think are not just tangle free, but an all around great product.

By Zac, ago
Headphones & Earphones

The Truth about Noise Cancelling Headphones

Noise Cancelling Headphones seem almost too good to be true. A product that can block out all sound and give you complete audio silence seems crazy. They're also usually kinda pricey, so it's a little bit of a risk when you're unsure if they actually work. I've been using a range of noise cancelling headphones for years. Here, I'll talk about why they were founded, what they can do, what they can't do and why you might think about picking up a pair.

By Zac, ago
Wallets

3 Reasons you should pick up an RFID Blocking Metal Wallet

You've probably seen a pictures of an RFID blocking metal wallet. Yeah, they look kind of cool, but is there any need to get a new wallet? Yours has served you just fine for all these years and how much better can a wallet get? Well, here at the Urban Upgrade, we're really excited about our new RFID blocking metal wallet. Here's why.

By Zac, ago