The Evolution of Headphones 70's- Present

Timeline created by carfajon000
In Music
  • Koss Headphones

    Koss Headphones
    Advertising for Koss headphones took off. They used vibrant colors to emphasize the headphones. They were big bulky headphones.
  • Sony Walkman

    Sony Walkman
    Sony came out with the famous Sony Walkman which took music into the portable era.
  • "Cans"

    "Cans"
    Circumaural "Cans" took over the headphone business. The sat lightly on the ear instead of enclosing it. They were very cheap
  • Apple Ipod Buds

    Apple Ipod Buds
    Apple didn't invent the buds, but they definitley made them famous
  • Skullcandy

    Skullcandy
    SkullCandy brought back the huge ear covering headphones, but they added style.
  • Beats by Dr. Dre

    Beats by Dr. Dre
    Beats revolutionized sound. Combining syle and studio level sound.