Something weird is happening at vowe's magic flying circus

by Volker Weber

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There hasn't been a year since I first deployed my first two Sonos players that I wore headphones as much as I did in 2018. I have reduced my Sonos setup from 8 zones to 5 and I am ready to go to 4 and possibly 3.

There is of course a reason behind that. I am jumping from Apple Music to Apple Podcasts, to YouTube, to Netflix. And I am doing this mostly on iPhone and iPad Pro. The sound comes either out of the device itself -- the iPad Pro is really good -- or the headphones.

Yesterday I removed myself from a Sonos beta, for the first time ever. We are not moving in the same direction and I have nobody I could talk to about this.

Speaking of headphones, the Beats Studio³ have been my favorite sound gear ever since I got them. And boy, would I be interested in the Surface Headphones, if they ever make it to Germany.

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Peak Sonos? Definitely not a good sign for them if this is happening at vowe's, of all places.

Henning Störk, 2019-01-05

Geduld... nicht mehr lange...

Jürgen Sting, 2019-01-05

I would appreciate if there was small Apple Bluetooth dongle, that I could plug in and that would allow me to connect non-Apple devices (in particular my work laptop) with my Apple headphones. I would think that should be feasible for Apple to build, maybe even for third parties. It would make my life a bit easier... Whether the dongle uses USB or the 3.5mm plug, I don‘t really care, but for (likely barely noticeable) digital audio quality USB may have advantages.

Ragnar Schierholz , 2019-01-07

Moin Volker,
dein Wunsch wurde erhört:
https://www.microsoft.com/de-de/p/surface-headphones/8NRM8DZ2ZW43
Einen Monat noch.

Jürgen Sting, 2019-02-07

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